Mickey Rourke didn’t mince phrases when giving his opinion on Amber Heard after she misplaced the defamation trial in opposition to her ex-husband Johnny Depp. The Wrestler actor known as Amber, 36, a “gold digger” in a new interview with Piers Morgan on Tuesday, July 12. Mickey, 69, defined that he felt like he was capable of relate to Johnny, 59, after an identical expertise.
When requested about how he felt after the Pirates of the Caribbean star gained the trial in opposition to Amber, Mickey defined why he felt a kinship together with his As soon as Upon a Time In Mexico co-star. “I do know Johnny for a few years, however I don’t actually know him intimately. All I can say is: I used to be in a scenario one time the place I used to be blamed for one thing I didn’t do. It value me film jobs for a number of years,” he mentioned. “It brought on me a foul repute, and at last, the reality got here out, however the fact got here out after I misplaced films, and I misplaced jobs.”
After explaining why he felt much like Johnny, Mickey had a less-than-flattering title for the Aquaman actress. “So, I felt dangerous for any individual that's attempting to get chopped down by some gold digger,” he mentioned. When Piers requested if the actor thought-about Amber to be a gold digger, he responded, “Completely.”
Whereas Johnny and Amber’s trial captivated followers for weeks till a verdict was reached in June, The Stand actress has appealed the verdict, and her authorized crew has motioned for a mistrial after they claimed that the wrong juror was seated within the trial. Regardless of the jury awarding Johnny $10 million and Amber $2 million, the authorized battle might not be completely over simply but.
Whereas Amber’s authorized crew remains to be pursuing their choices, Johnny has gotten again to work on quite a lot of initiatives for the reason that trial ended, together with a new movie, the place he was noticed with a recent coiffure in Paris. He’s additionally been engaged on music, with a tour on the horizon in 2023, plus a brand new album together with his pal Jeff Beck anticipated on Friday, July 15.