The actress is reportedly planning to write a book about her relationship with Johnny Depp, as she feels she has “nothing to lose” after her lawsuit loss.
Amber Heard is reportedly “in talks” to write a comprehensive book following her in-court loss to ex-husband Johnny Depp in their multimillion-dollar libel lawsuit earlier this month.
The 36-year-old actress is “very excited” about the potential new work, sources said OKAY! Heard magazine has “nothing to lose” as proceedings in the much-discussed dispute are over.
Depp was awarded $10.35 million in damages after a jury found that Heard defamed Depp on all counts after a nearly seven-week trial in Virginia amid allegations of domestic violence and sexual assault.
Heard lost the case for defamation but was awarded $2 million in her counter-charge when jurors discovered Depp was defaming her through his attorney.
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When asked about the possible “revenge” book, Heard’s representative told Fox News Digital, “We have no comment on this.”
An insider told the publication: “Amber considers her Hollywood career over. She’s already in talks and looking forward to it.
“Right now she has nothing to lose and she wants to tell everything.”
Potential lawsuits could be filed if Heard decided to write something, author and attorney Dror Bikel told the magazine.
“Depp and his lawyers will read and listen to everything Heard says,” said Bikel. “If she crosses the line, which is likely, there will be no doubt that she will be hit with another libel case and end up right back in court.”
Just days ago, Heard was spotted shopping at a TJ Maxx discount store in the Hamptons amid an impending $8.3 million verdict.
The Aquarius The actress wore blue jeans and a white long-sleeved shirt as she indulged in retail therapy with her younger sister, Whitney Henriquez, at the national retail chain’s Bridgehampton location, according to TMZ. According to the outlet, it is unclear what the two bought in the store.
As Heard scoured the east coast aisles in black loafers and her blond hair tied back in a bun, Depp has put the process behind her and has taken to the stage to perform with Jeff Beck at the Helsinki Blues Festival in Finland on Sunday. .
Depp looked at ease onstage wearing a black vest over a long shirt with sleeves rolled up above his elbows to show off his tattoos as he played the guitar.
He will soon be releasing a joint album with his musical partner, Beck, as the actor reportedly “don’t even talk about the process anymore” and “just wants his career back”.
“The trial was necessary, but he’s glad it’s over,” a source said People† “Although he is relieved about the jury’s verdict, he is not overjoyed about it.”
Heard said during a recent interview with Savannah Guthrie on date linethat she was “terrified” that Depp would find a way to charge her again.
“I think that’s what a defamation lawsuit is for, it’s for hearing your voice,” she said.
The pirates of the caribbean star initially sought a $50 million ($A72 million) payout over a 2018 Washington Post she wrote that he didn’t specifically name him, but discussed her experiences of domestic violence at the hands of a former partner. Heard Teller sued for $100 million ($A144 million) in damages.
Last week, Heard denied being “cut” from Aquaman 2, calling the rescheduling claims “somewhat insane” after reports surfaced that she had disappeared from the Warner Bros. film after the trial.
“The rumor mill has been going on from day one: inaccurate, insensitive and a little bit insane,” the Heard representative told Fox News Digital.†
Heard portrayed Mera in the film, along with Jason Momoa, Dolph Lundgren, Nicole Kidman and Willem Dafoe. the second movie, Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom, will be released in 2023.
She announced on Instagram in July 2021 that she had secretly welcomed a girl named Oonagh Paige Heard through a surrogate mother, and said she will be “the mother and the father” to her daughter.
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