Johnny Depp and Amber Heard: A timeline of their relationship, allegations, and court battles

The trial in Johnny Depp’s defamation lawsuit against Amber Heard has drawn to a close

with a civil jury handing an overwhelming victory to Johnn Depp.

Depp sued Heard in March 2019, alleging a column Heard wrote in The Washington Post

about domestic violence was defamatory and asking for $50m in damages. Heard filed a $100m countersuit.

After a six-week trial in Fairfax, Virginia, the jury returned a verdict on 1 June after deliberabating for around two-and-a-half days.

Here is a timeline of Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s relationship

separation, and court battles, from when they are said to have started dating to the latest trial:

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard are believed to have started dating that year,

after Depp split from his longtime partner, French actor Vanessa Paradis.