After long weeks of great unpacking, the jury of the court of Fairfax found Amber Heard guilty of defamation against her ex-husband Johnny Depp. After this “victory”, the actor’s lawyer, Camille Vasquez, could well play a new role…
The story isn’t over yet? While the jury of the court of Fairfax (Virginia) declared Amber Heard guilty of defamation against her ex-husband Johnny Depp, the Americans have not said their last word regarding this highly publicized case. As revealed by our colleagues from Newsweek, Wednesday, June 1, a petition was launched for Amber Heardstar ofAquamanthat is replaced in this film by a character who marked these weeks of trial: Camille Vasquez, the very popular lawyer of the face of Pirates of the Caribbean. “Although Amber is a ‘credible’ actress and has demonstrated that on numerous occasions in films and on the helm, if Camille is half the actress she is as a lawyer, this movie will be a blockbuster absolute”, can we read in description of the petition of change.org.
Saturday, June 4, 4,000 signatures had already been collected on the 5000 requested. Some time earlier, such a petition had received nearly 4.5 million signatures. Titled “Remove Amber Heard from Aquaman 2”, this one called Amber Heard “ofdomestic abuser known and proven” and therefore requested that “Warner Brothers and DC Entertainment should and must remove Heard from their Aquaman 2 movie project”. The description of the petition continues: “Men are victims of domestic abuse, just like women. This must be recognized, and steps must be taken to prevent a known abuser from being celebrated in the entertainment industry.”
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Camille Vasquez, “star” of this trial?
Acclaimed as a rock star many times on leaving the Fairfax court, Camille Vasquez has become in a few weeks the darling of “pro-Johnny Depp”. The 37-year-old libel lawyer had repeatedly stunned the jury with theatrical phrases like this one:She (Editor’s note, Amber Heard) is obsessed with her public image. She has lived and breathed this role for years and she is preparing to give the performance of her life.” Of the well-conducted pleas which may have prompted many to imagine Camille Vasquez on the big screen.
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