She settled her divorce with Johnny Depp earlier this year after alleging that the actor was 'verbally and physically abusive' throughout their relationship.And now Amber Heard is speaking up about domestic violence in a public service announcement for Girl Gaze Project.
Her application is not only a blatant attempt to extend her fifteen minutes of fame but also a waste of the Court’s limited time and resources and an embarrassing grab for addition and unwarranted attorney’s fees.’ Throughout the case, Amber has claimed to being ‘committed to a quick resolution of this matter’ so the divorce can take place.
Back in August, Johnny Depp and Amber Heard had agreed to a $7m settlement with all the proceeds going to the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles and The American Civil Liberties Union on behalf of Amber.
Hopefully the dissolution of this short marriage will be resolved quickly.’ The couple met in 2012 while filming and married in February 2015.
Speaking about their relationship recently, Johnny was quoted as saying: ‘She was in my head, so I tracked her down… Actually, incidentally, it was amazing.’ This news comes just months after the two found themselves in trouble with the Australian authorities after Amber brought their dogs Pistol and Boo into the country, and were forced to make this strange apology video. Meanwhile, also reports that Amber has filed for spousal support from Johnny Depp, who is thought to be worth around $400 million.
The group shared a video to You Tube on Friday which saw the 30-year-old growing increasingly emotional and fighting back tears.
'I guess there was a lot of shame attached to that, the label of victim,' she explained. When it happens in your home behind closed doors with someone you love, it’s not straightforward.
However Johnny's lawyers alleged that Amber was 'attempting to secure a premature financial resolution by alleging abuse' because on an occasion that police were called to her home, she said there had been a 'verbal dispute only' and officers saw no evidence of a crime at the time.
Amber and Johnny reached a settlement in August, with the actress receiving million and dismissing her restraining order against the Pirates Of The Caribbean star.
In late November, Heard teamed up with the #Girl Gaze Project to create an emotionally-charged PSA, in which she fights back tears while discussing her connection to the topic.