Elon Musk has lastly weighed in on Johnny Depp and Amber Heard now that their messy, sensational, six-week defamation trial has gone to the jury — and he didn’t take sides.
“I hope they each transfer on. At their finest, they’re every unimaginable,” Musk, who as soon as dated Heard, tweeted Saturday.
Musk’s tweet was in response to MIT analysis scientist and podcaster Lex Fridman who tweeted Friday:
“My takeaways from Johnny Depp vs Amber Heard trial: 1. Fame is one hell of a drug (for some). 2. Psychiatrists & legal professionals are available drastically various ranges of talent. 3. Mendacity to tens of millions of individuals is one thing people are able to. 4. Love will be messy. 5. Mega pint of wine.”
Musk and Heard dated briefly after her cut up from Depp in 2016. They separated in 2017 and briefly acquired again collectively in 2018.
After six weeks of grueling and infrequently harrowing testimony, Decide Penney Azcarate despatched the jury to deliberate at 2:57 p.m Friday,
The jury deliberated for 2 hours and went house for the lengthy weekend with out reaching a verdict. It’ll reconvene on Tuesday at 9 a.m. They’re anticipated to ship a verdict subsequent week.
Depp, 58, sued Heard for $50 million over her 2018 Washington Publish essay through which she wrote about dealing with “our tradition’s wrath” as a “public determine representing home abuse.” He mentioned although the piece didn’t identify him, it sullied his status and price him eight figures in potential earnings.
Heard fired again with a $100 million countersuit, arguing that 2020 statements that she fabricated her home abuse claims given to the press by Depp’s lawyer Adam Waldman destroyed her profession and made her life hell.