On Tuesday it was revealed that Depp, 60, would cut up the funds for donations to 5 charities: the Make-A-Movie Basis, The Painted Turtle, Pink Feather, Marlon Brando’s Tetiaroa Society charity and the Amazonia Fund Alliance.
Depp is reportedly set to donate $200,000 to every charity.
The settlement was allegedly paid by Heard’s insurance coverage firm.
In June 2022, a seven-person jury in Virginia discovered each Heard and Depp responsible of defamation. Depp initially sued Heard over a 2018 op-ed she penned for the Washington Put up, wherein she referred to herself as a “public determine representing home abuse.” The jury dominated in favour of Depp and awarded the actor $10 million in damages. Heard was awarded $2 million in a beneficial ruling on one among her three countersuit claims.
In December, Depp and Heard reached a settlement that noticed the Aquaman actor comply with pay Depp $1 million. He pledged to donate the settlement to charity.
On the time, Heard mentioned the choice to settle with Depp was “very tough” and “not an act of concession.”
“It’s essential for me to say that I by no means selected this,” Heard wrote in an announcement shared to social media. “I defended my reality and in doing so my life as I knew it was destroyed.”
She continued, writing, “I make this choice having misplaced religion within the American authorized system, the place my unprotected testimony served as leisure and social media fodder.”
Attorneys for Depp mentioned the settlement would “formally shut the door on this painful chapter for Mr. Depp, who made clear all through this course of that his precedence was about bringing the reality to gentle.”
Since their high-profile defamation lawsuit final 12 months, Depp has starred within the new French-language movie, Jeanne du Barry, wherein he performs the previous King of France Louis XV. He made an look on the Cannes Worldwide Movie Competition for a screening final month.
Heard now lives in Spain. Individuals journal reported the actor moved to Madrid together with her daughter after the Virginia defamation trial ended.
In a video posted to social media, Heard answered questions from a neighborhood reporter about her new life. In Spanish, Heard mentioned she’s moved on and loves dwelling in Spain.
She is ready to attend Italy’s 69th Taormina Movie Competition this month as a part of her new film In The Fireplace. Heard performs a widowed American psychiatrist working with a toddler some consider is possessed by the satan.
The movie is her first since DC Studios launched Zack Snyder’s Justice League in 2021.
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