It’s a blow to popular American actor Johnny Depp. In a touching message posted to his Instagram account, he reacted to his failed trial – he will appeal – against “The Sun”, and revealed that Warner Bros had asked him to quit “Fantastic Beasts”. He continues his fight for his truth.
On November 2, 2020, we learned that Johnny Depp had lost his lawsuit against the tabloid The Sun, who had described him as an abusive husband after his legal battle with his ex-wife, actress Amber Heard . Immediate consequence of this highly publicized trial which gave scabrous details: he must leave Fantastic Animals .
On Instagram, this November 6, Johnny Depp broke the silence and posted a long message to react to the outcome of his lost trial. The 57-year-old comedian writes: ” First of all, I would like to thank everyone who offered me their support and loyalty [his former companions, Vanessa Paradis and Winona Ryder notably hammered that he had never been violent with them , Editor’s note]. I have felt humbled and touched by your many messages of love and concern, especially these last few days. Second, I want to let you know that I was invited by Warner Bros. has resigned from my role as Grindelwald in Fantastic Beasts and I have accepted and honored this request. “Johnny Depp had joined Fantastic Beasts – universe imagined by JK Rowling – in 2016.
The actor does not however intend to give up and announces to continue his legal fight to wash his honor and his name. ” Finally, I want to say this. The surreal judgment of the court in the United Kingdom will not change my fight to tell the truth and I confirm my intention to appeal. My motivation is still strong and I intend to prove that the allegations against me are false. My life and career will not be reduced during this period, “he added.