Johnny Depp’s sister, Christi Dembrowski, took the stand in his defamation trial towards Amber Heard and revealed surprising statements, together with how she was ‘scared’ for her brother.
Johnny Depp‘s defamation trial towards Amber Heard is in its second day and there are already jaw-dropping issues being stated. The actor’s sister, Christi Dembrowski, 61, testified within the Fairfax, VA courthouse on April 12 and claimed that the ex-wife of her brother as soon as known as him a “outdated fats man” when she realized the style model Dior was thinking about working with him, based on The New York Post.
Whereas explaining that Amber was allegedly “in disbelief and form of disgusted” when Johnny informed her about Dior eager to do a marketing campaign with him, Christi went on to explain precisely what was supposedly stated. “Dior, why would Dior need to do enterprise with you? They’re about class and elegance, and also you don’t have type,” Christi stated Amber stated, the outlet reported.
Christi, who helped to handle Johnny’s performing profession, additionally reportedly stated that when the previous couple traveled collectively, she would e book an additional lodge room for Johnny in case they fought. After being requested about her response to their resolution to get married, the involved sibling stated she “was scared, I used to be devastated really.”
“I really tried to speak him into speaking ready a bit longer,” she reportedly added.
Christi reportedly stated that Amber refused to signal a prenup earlier than the wedding, which fits towards Amber’s protection attorneys saying that it was Johnny who didn’t need a prenup.
When Christi was additionally cross examined by Amber’s legal professionals, she was requested about Johnny’s alleged drug use and textual content messages that she apparently despatched him asking him to “cease ingesting, cease coke,” and “cease capsules.” She stated she couldn’t recall the texts and didn’t affirm that she was certainly asking him to cease doing cocaine in a message.
“I perceive the phrases had been there I don’t recall the timing,” she reportedly stated. “I most likely was not joking however perhaps I used to be repeating what one thing else informed me to jot down.”
Along with Amber, Johnny’s legal professionals had Christi discuss their late mother and the way she was allegedly “emotionally and physically abusive.” Christi claimed that Johnny by no means hit her regardless of the alleged struggles and at all times simply left the room.
The defamation trial, which is predicted to final greater than a month, started on April 11 and is the results of Johnny suing Amber for $50 million in damages after she wrote an op-ed for the Washington Publish in 2018. In it, she talked about being a sufferer of “sexual violence,” and Johnny and his crew declare it was instructed she was speaking about him being the abuser, which they are saying negatively affected his profession.
“I consider there's a unfavourable impact on anybody’s profession when there are accusations as there have been,” Christi reportedly stated when requested concerning the article “Personally, I do know he doesn’t need folks to really feel … that he may ever be that kind of individual, which he isn’t.
“The half that bothers him essentially the most” is that the abuse allegations “trickle all the way down to his kids,” she added.
Christi is about to be again on the stand on Wednesday, April 13.