Johnny Depp has sought for deferment of his defamation case of worth $50 million against his ex-wife Amber Heard because of the upcoming shooting of his brand new movie Fantastic Beasts 3.
Postponement Request On Defamation Case Trials For Fantastic Beasts 3 Production
The spin-off creation and Harry Potter’s series Prequel, Fantastic Beasts 3 filming had been halted just like the other movies and series on the account of the prevailing Covid-19, but now as the situation is turning to get improve and some relaxation had been made by the government along with certain safety protocols, the film shooting is all set to start again in London which will probably start from the month of October and end in the month of February.
The defamation case trails will take place in the midst of the film shooting. The trails will start right from the 11th January 2021, which worries the actor for the disruption which is likely to because in between the film’s shooting due for which he requested a delayed date somewhat between the month of March and June 2021.
According to the court papers, Amber Heard had agreed for a meet up to confer about the postponement dates on September 11. She was also expected for a comeback with her Aquaman 2 and the delay would not bring any prejudice to her. The Aquaman 2 is all set to come on 16th December, 20222.
Johnny Depp’s Defamation Case Against Amber Heard
The defamation case started all back in 2019, by Johnny Depp of worth $50 million because of an opinion piece that was published by Washington Post where she was the author of an open piece on the topic of Domestic Violence and the repercussion which women used to face. But throughout her opinion piece the name Johnny Depp hasn’t appeared but according to the complaints, his name was said to be identifiable, although the allegations were denied by Depp and he had filed a defamation case against her which is being handled in Virginia.