Johnny Depp and Amber Heard, on trial for defamation in 2020


A Virginia judge scheduled the trial for libel that brought the actor Johnny Depp against your former spouse Amber Heard for the beginning of next year.

In accordance with The Blast it is estimated that the trial will last 12 days, although a hearing on the motion for the actress to dismiss the case is scheduled for tomorrow.

The actor said last may that never abused his former wife but, on the contrary, he was a victim of their attacks, and that she is “painted” bruising to get in 2016 a temporary restraining order.

The actor known for his role as Captain Jack Sparrow in the movies The Pirates of the Caribbean he accused Amber Heard of defamation for an opinion article in The Washington Post in which the actress described to be an alleged victim of domestic violence.

Although she never mentioned to Depp by name, demand of the actor called it “a hoax” accusations against them.

The interpreter is suing Amber Heard by 50 million dollars.