Isaac Baruch knows Johnny Depp since the early 1980s and lived in the same building as Amber Heard and the actor, who put her up for free, at the time of their marriage. She therefore, she was at the forefront of the relationship of the two stars who face each other since Monday In the court. the star of Pirates of the Caribbean accuses his ex-wife of defamation, after a column published in the Washington Post in 2018 in which she came forward as a victim of domestic violence.
As expected, the actor’s childhood friend sided with the one who gave him a roof over his head and the opportunity to pursue his art – painting – without worrying about the end of the month. However, Isaac Baruch’s testimony was not undermined by the defense ofamber heard He lived in an apartment in the Eastern Columbia Building in Los Angeles from 2013 to 2016. A penthouse on the same floor as Johnny Depp and Amber Heard. The actor, who owned several apartments in this building, also hosted his ex-wife’s friends and his sister on his own.
Isaac Baruch testified that he had the opportunity to see Amber Heard on different occasions, both with and without makeup, an important point for the defense and the prosecution. In fact, Johnny Depp claims that the star ofaquaman staged the facial injuries that could be seen in photos that went viral at the time of their divorce in 2016. The actor’s childhood friend is adamant: on May 22, 2016, when she claimed to have been beaten by Johnny Depp, saw no trace of him. A hit. “I saw her with makeup, without, ready to go… For three and a half years I saw her in all her forms. (May 22, 2016) I inspect her face… I look everywhere and I don’t see anything… Not a cut, bruise, swelling, redness. It’s just her face,” she said under oath, as she broadcast. sky news.
Isaac Baruch also said that he resented Amber Heard for “inventing” domestic abuse. “About those doctored photos that were taken and given to the tabloids and the fake story? And the way he tried to extort money from a man with a false claim of domestic violence? Yes, he pissed me off, he confused me, yes. It’s been six years… Am I still angry? What I am is tired and I want it to end. (…) So many people were affected by this lie that she started… I am not angry with anyone. I want the best for her, that she take responsibility, heal and move on. For Johnny, his family has been completely shaken by this whole thing and that’s not fair. What she did is not right or what she happened to all the people she affected is crazy,” she added.
Johnny Depp’s line of attack in the court case in the defamation that he files against his ex-wife is to prove that his life has been destroyed by the allegations of domestic violence, both personal and professionally. The actor, who claims 50 million dollars from Amber Heard, has already lost your claim against Sun who had called him a “beating woman”, which the British justice considered “substantially true”.