Amber Heard is afraid of doubtless being sued once more by her ex-husband Johnny Depp – whilst she admits to nonetheless loving him.
That was revealed within the second portion of Heard’s exclusive interview with NBC News’ Savannah Guthrie, Heard’s first for the reason that high-profile defamation trial between her and Depp.
The actress mentioned “completely” when Gutherie requested her if, after all the pieces, as she mentioned in court docket throughout their defamation trial, she “nonetheless has love” for Depp.
“I really like him. I beloved him with all my coronary heart,” Heard mentioned. “And I attempted the most effective I might to make a deeply damaged relationship work and I couldn’t.”
“I’ve no dangerous emotions or in poor health will in the direction of him in any respect,” she added. “I do know that may be onerous to grasp or it may be very easy to grasp if you happen to’ve simply ever beloved anybody.”
Partly one of many interview which aired Tuesday, Heard mentioned she believed “the overwhelming majority of this trial was performed out on social media” and spoke of the vitriol directed at her by supporters of Depp.
She mirrored extra on the general public notion about her within the phase Wednesday, after Gutherie requested Heard a couple of textual content during which Depp promised “complete international humiliation” for her.
“I’m not an excellent sufferer, I get it,” she mentioned. “I’m not a likeable sufferer, I’m not an ideal sufferer. However once I testified I requested the jury to see me and listen to his personal phrases which is a promise to do that.”
Depp sued Heard for $50 million, alleging she defamed him in a 2018 Washington Publish op-ed during which she wrote about her expertise with home violence, although he was not talked about by title.
She countersued him for $100 million and so they each had been discovered answerable for defamation, although the jury awarded considerably extra damages to Depp.
Heard advised Guthrie she “took with no consideration what I assumed was my proper to talk” and now could be nervous to talk out.
“I’m scared that it doesn’t matter what I do, it doesn’t matter what I say or how I say it, each step that I take will current one other alternative for this form of silencing,” Heard mentioned in response to Guthrie asking if she had considerations that Depp might sue her once more sooner or later. “Which is what I assume a defamation lawsuit is supposed to do – to take your voice.”
As for the “Aquaman” star’s future, she mentioned can now deal with being a full-time mom to her one-year-old daughter.