Rich represented Depp in his 2020 UK libel lawsuit against The Sun, however was not concerned in the Amber Heard defamation proceedings. In May 2022, the couple were embroiled in a defamation lawsuit brought forth by Depp in opposition to Heard for $50 million. Depp’s tryst with actress beautifulpeople Ellen Barkin started in 1994 whereas she was separated from her then-husband, Irish actor Gabriel Byrne. They dated briefly in the public eye earlier than issues fizzled, only to begin up a non-exclusive relationship in 1998 while filming “Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas” collectively.

Amber additionally offered detailed accounts of the abuse as he once hit her so exhausting that she was left with a bloody lip. In response to this, Johnny filed a $50 million (Rs 347 crore) defamation case against her and has presented proof that he was on the receiving end of the abuse. Johnny Depp is relationship Joelle Rich, an attorney who represented him in his UK libel trial towards the Sun, Page Six can verify.