Johnny Depp shared a video on Instagram to thank his fans for their support amidst his public legal battle against his ex-wife Amber Heard.
The nostalgic-feeling video shared on Friday shows the actor seated at a desk writing a letter of gratitude with a dip pen and ink.
The words written in the letter were copied into the caption of the post he shared, which read: “Hello All! I just wanted to thank you all once again for your constant and loyal support throughout many long and interesting episodes of my life.”
“I am only here because of you — and I’m only here for you!!! All thanks and love to you for all, JD” – The actor concluded.
Johnny Depp received news on Friday from a Virginia court that there will be a delay in the defamation trial he is bringing against Amber Heard in the American courts.
Deadline reported that Circuit Court Chief Judge Bruce White has officially delayed the trial from January 11th, 2021, to May 3rd, 2021, but not due to the actors’ request, it has been delayed due to concerns over coronavirus.
The actor had first filed a motion on August 21st to have the defamation trial delayed so that he could start filming ‘Fantastic Beasts 3‘ in London. His ex-wife Amber Heard in turn filed a motion opposing his request for delaying the legal battle.
The trial was initially set by the court to commence from January 11th, 2021, to January 28th, 2021.
Johnny Depp recently finished his libel trial against the Rupert Murdoch-owned U.K. publication The Sun. The 16-day trial ended in London in late July, with Judge Justice Nicol expected to deliver a verdict sometime in September.
The actor also took to Instagram to share a photo of himself in a film, he captioned the post: “Also, I’ve just found out that ‘Waiting for the Barbarians’, made with my dear friends Mark Rylance and Robert Pattinson, is out in the U.K. this week.”
“Hope you guys get a chance to see it.” – He added.