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‘City Of Lies’ Review: Long-Delayed Johnny Depp-Forest Whitaker Drama Effectively Tells Cop’s Obsession With Unsolved Killing Of Notorious B.I.G.

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Author: Pete Hammond

Well, it has taken quite a long time to get here, but the troubled production and distribution path for City of Lies is over, and the true-life drama starring Johnny Depp and Forest Whitaker about the two-decade investigation into the Notorious B.I.G.’s 1997 killing finally can be seen. The film, which sparked a lawsuit between Depp […]

Johnny Depp Wants Retrial in Libel Case, Claims Amber Heard Failed to Make Her Charitable Donations

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Author: Just Jared

Johnny Depp‘s legal team stood before the UK Court of Appeal on Thursday (March 18) to argue why they believe he deserves a retrial in his Amber Heard trial.

Depp requested a retrial back in December for his 2020 libel claim against The Sun over an article calling him a “wife beater” amid his ex wife’s allegations against him, which a High Court judge found was “substantially true.”

His lawyers argued today that Amber has failed to pay charitable donations from her divorce settlement with him, which was supposed to total $7 million. They called this a “manipulative lie” that “tipped the scales,” according to Deadline.

Meanwhile, Amber‘s lawyers have responded to the claim that she pocketed the divorce settlement.

About if the appeal will be granted, Lord Justice Underhill said, “We are not going to reach an immediate decision today but we will make it very shortly and it will be handed down in writing.”

Johnny Depp Awaits Retrial Decision In “Wife Beater” Libel Case; Actor’s Team Call Amber Heard’s $7M Charitable Donation “A Manipulative Lie”

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Author: Tom Grater

The UK Court of Appeal heard today why Johnny Depp’s legal team believe he should be granted a retrial in his libel case with The Sun publisher News Group Newspapers. Central to their argument was ex-wife Amber Heard’s failure to pay a pledged $7M in charitable donations from her divorce settlement with Depp, which they […]

‘City Of Lies’ Trailer: Johnny Depp Investigates Notorious B.I.G. & Tupac Murders In Long-Shelved Movie Now Releasing March 19

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Author: Tom Grater

It’s been a rocky road but City Of Lies, the Brad Furman-directed crime pic in which Johnny Depp stars as a retired LAPD detective investigating the murders of Tupac Shakur and The Notorious B.I.G, is heading to U.S. theaters on March 19 via Saban Films. The movie will then hit PVOD on April 9. Above […]

Mads Mikkelsen Opens Up About Taking Over Johnny Depp’s Role in ‘Fantastic Beasts’

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Author: Just Jared

Mads Mikkelsen is discussing his new role.

The 55-year-old actor spoke out in a profile for WSJ. Magazine.

Here’s what he had to say…

On taking over Johnny Depp’s role in the Fantastic Beasts franchise: “I don’t feel constrained at all. I think it would be creative suicide if I tried to copy what Johnny did. It’s also very specific. He’s a wonderful actor that nobody can copy, so trying to would be insane. Obviously, I have to find my own path.”

On the role his kids thought was the coolest, starring in Rihanna’s “Bitch Better Have My Money” music video: “Yes, I was the bitch. But I never knew quite why or how I became the bitch…that made me go off on the cool meter among my kids. Bond— fine, OK. Star Wars movie—kind of OK. But working with Rihanna—just top-notch. You know, I might need to get in another video soon.”

On what he does on a night off: “There is a game in Europe called handball, which is very big. Denmark is in the world championships, and we’re reigning champions. So I’m going to watch that tonight. Everyone in the country follows it. It’s like—don’t ask me to explain it. Just watch it. It’s much easier.”

Here’s what he said when asked if he’s spoken to Johnny Depp.

For more from Mads, head to WSJ.com.

Delayed Again! Johnny Depp’s $50M Defamation Trial Against Amber Heard Pushed To Next Year

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Author: Dominic Patten

EXCLUSIVE: Johnny Depp and Amber Heard won’t be facing off in a Virginia courtroom anytime soon, it seems. In yet another delay in the trial start of the former Pirates of the Caribbean star’s acetous $50 million defamation lawsuit against the Aquaman actress, the former couple will now trade barbs and evidence on April 11, […]

Johnny Depp Subpoenas Elon Musk for Defamation Lawsuit Against Amber Heard

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Author: Just Jared

Johnny Depp‘s lawyers have served a subpoena to Elon Musk for his upcoming $50 million defamation lawsuit against his ex-wife Amber Heard.

After several delays, the trial is set to begin on May 17 in Virginia’s Fairfax County, though several hearings will happen in the coming weeks to determine certain details for the trial.

The subpoena that Musk was sent includes 24 requests that essentially cover “all communications between you and Ms. Heard regarding Mr. Depp,” according to Deadline. The outlet reports that included are specific requests about The Sun case, the ACLU and “any allegations of physical abuse or domestic violence committed by either Mr. Depp or Ms. Heard.”

If you didn’t know, Amber dated Elon after her relationship with Johnny ended and there were even accusations that they were together while the couple was still married.

Johnny has also served a subpoena to the ACLU for information on donations, the defamation suit and conversations about “the relationship between Mr. Depp and Ms. Heard.”

Last month, Amber‘s lawyers responded to a claim that she pocketed her divorce money, which she promised to donate to the ACLU and the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.