Amber Heard, Johnny Depp Divorce: Domestic Abuse Or Digging For Gold?
Amber Heard recently filed for a divorce from husband Johnny Depp because of the abuse she suffered in his hands. However, instead of being sympathetic for her, some are claiming that the actress is just running after his money.Advertisement
The 30-year-old actress filed the divorce in a Los Angeles court last May 22, claiming that her husband of 15 months abused her in the course of their marriage.
“During the entirety of our relationship, Johnny has been verbally and physically abusive to me,” the actress stated in the document.
The complainant has also revealed that 52-year-old Johnny Depp has hit her with a cellphone, and pulled her hair, two days before she filed the divorce claim, People said in a report.
Releasing details about their “irreconcilable differences,” Amber Heard also stated how he violently went physical on their downtown Los Angeles apartment. This was backed up by the actress’ series of photos showing her bruised face and her apartment’s floor covered with blood.
“He then forcibly pulled back my hair as I attempted to stand up from the sofa,” she said. “I then yelled ‘Call 911’ – hoping it would be heard by iO who was still on the phone, she said. “Johnny continued screaming at me, pulling my hair, striking me and violently grabbing my face,” she continued.
Alongside the divorce, Amber Heard is asking Johnny Depp to pay her spousal fees and shoulder the attorney fees, to which the actor rejected.
According to a source from Radar Online, Amber Hear and Johnny Depp’s divorce was something the actor did not foresee.
“Johnny was blindsided by this but the timing could not be worse for him,” Johnny Depp’s close pal told. Amber Heard and Johnny Depp divorce news came out just two days after Betty Sue, the actor’s mother, died.
The inisder added that Johnny Depp did not have a prenup agreement to protect his $400 million fortune against Amber Heard.
“He sees her true colors now and he is not going to back down to her,” the source said.
It’s sad that people are questioning a female’s claims of domestic abuse. However, until things become clearer, some people are going to question the validity of these claims and whether the loving relationship was real right from the start.
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