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Court instances throughout the nation are being delayed because of the speedy unfold of Covid-19. Delayed or not, there’s nonetheless data being acquired about Johnny Depp’s court docket case with Amber Heard and now data has been dropped at mild about Javier Bardem defending his Pirates of the Caribbean: Lifeless Males Inform No Tales co-star.
The transfer is just not a complete shock. A number of days in the past we discovered Javier Bardem’s spouse Penelope Cruz had made her personal assertion in protection of Johnny Depp, noting on the time that Depp had been nothing however supportive when Cruz was pregnant with Javier Bardem’s youngster on the set of a unique Pirates of the Caribbean film.
In his personal assertion (by way of The Blast), Javier Bardem had equally fond feedback about Johnny Depp, calling him “beneficiant” and a “true gentleman” earlier than noting:
On high of that, I’ve had the present of working with him twice and have skilled his respectful angle in direction of each single member of the crew alongside his distinctive and hilarious humorousness. I stand by Johnny as a result of I’ve all the time seen and felt a real caring and loving man in him … a rare and distinctive artist who has listened to anybody who wanted his assist.
Javier Bardem and Johnny Depp met again in 1999 when Johnny Depp flew all the way down to Mexico to movie some scenes for Earlier than Night time Falls, a film about which Javier Bardem beforehand informed ET Depp was tremendous good and “caring” on, additionally noting he “hasn’t modified a bit.” So, Bardem has been open greater than as soon as about how he feels about his fellow actor.
The 2 subsequently appeared collectively in Pirates and had been anticipated to kick off Common’s Darkish Universe enterprise earlier than that went south following the discharge of Tom Cruise’s The Mummy.
Bardem’s official assertion seemingly goes a step additional by referencing “poisonous beings,” which may very well be taken as a jab at Amber Heard, who has accused the actor (and her former husband) of behaving in an abusive method. Per Bardem:
I like Johnny as a result of he is an effective human being, trapped within the lies and manipulations of poisonous beings and but smiling and loving us all despite it. How? Via his music, by means of his appearing, by means of his silence. This implies rather a lot. Thanks, Johnny. Hundreds of thousands of others like me love you deeply.
Following the forwards and backwards between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard, the Pirates actor has alleged there was an influence on his profession, notably throughout the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise at Disney, during which he appeared as Captain Jack Sparrow throughout the higher a part of twenty years.
The Disney franchise has beforehand stated will probably be rebooting the franchise, presumably with out the mainstay character or actor. Johnny Depp nonetheless has a job in J.Okay. Rowling’s Improbable Beasts 3 and the earlier motion pictures in that franchise. As well as, J.Okay. Rowling has come out to defend Depp within the motion pictures and Johnny Depp himself has stated he’s sorry the distinguished Harry Potter writer has needed to area questions on his casting.
However he’s additionally suing The Solar for headlines he says have affected his profession. The libel case is separate from his case with Amber Heard, however it’s at the moment on maintain resulting from coronavirus-related points.
In the meantime, as a part of the case with Amber Heard, proof from cellphone calls and extra has come to mild and numerous individuals who have recognized Johnny Depp all through his profession have change into concerned, both not directly, as occurred to Paul Bettany, or by means of defenses corresponding to those from Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem.
That is more likely to go on for a while and we’ll you’ll want to hold you up to date relating to any new data which will come to mild.