Johnny Depp ‘in line for first role’ since being axed from Fantastic Beasts

Johnny Depp is reportedly being lined-up to star in Tim Burton’s Netflix reboot of The Addams Family. It comes after Warner Bros. asked Johnny to step down from his role as Gellert Grindlewald in the Fantastic Beasts franchise after he lost his ‘wife-beater’ libel case against The Sun. He was subsequently recast as the villainous […]

Johnny Depp refused permission to appeal against ‘wife beater’ ruling

Johnny Depp has been refused permission to appeal against the findings of a judge who ruled that he was a wife beater. The Pirates of the Caribbean actor, 57, has also been ordered to pay £628,000 in legal costs to The Sun for his failed libel action against the newspaper. Depp had sued The Sun […]

Johnny Depp receives Polish film festival award after Harry Potter franchise axe

Johnny Depp picked up a Polish film festival award after he was dropped from the Harry Potter franchise. In recent weeks, Depp revealed he was asked to resign from the Fantastic Beasts film after he lost the libel case. Now the actor, 57, has accepted a EnergaCamerimage cinematography award from the festival which is held […]

Johnny Depp axed from Harry Potter franchise after Amber Heard court case

Johnny Depp revealed he has been asked to resign from Fantastic Beasts film after he lost the libel case. The actor – who denied ever being violent towards his wife Amber Heard – lost his libel battle against The Sun over an article calling him a “wife beater”. Now Warner Bros asked the Harry Potter […]

Johnny Depp faces being cast into wilderness after ‘wife beater’ ruling

Johnny Depp faces being cast into the Hollywood wilderness after his libel case ended in “unmitigated disaster” when a judge upheld claims that he was a wife beater. The star, 57, sued a newspaper after an article alleged he had attacked ex-wife Amber Heard, which he denies. The actress, 34, gave testimony during a three-week […]

Johnny Depp trial – Most jaw-dropping moments from poo-gate to house of horrors

Johnny Depp has lost his libel case against News Group Newspaper after claiming The Sun had falsely labelled him a “wife beater”. The actor denied everything, but today a judge has ruled in the newspaper’s favour. Mr Justice Nicol dismissed the Pirates Of The Caribbean star’s claim, saying NGN had proved what was in the […]

Johnny Depp to receive verdict in ‘wife beater’ libel case next Monday

Johnny Depp will find out next week the outcome of his blockbuster libel case. The Pirates of the Caribbean star took the Sun newspaper to court over a 2018 article which labelled him a “wife beater” and alleged he was violent to ex-wife Amber Heard – claims he denies. Depp sued the tabloid’s publisher News […]