Vanessa Paradis, Johnny Depp’s ex and the mother of his children, is breaking her silence for the first time after Amber Heard claimed that Johnny physically assaulted her. In a handwritten letter, Vanessa defends her ex and calls Amber’s claims ‘outrageous.’
Vanessa Paradis, 43, is finally speaking out following Amber Heard’s shocking claims that Johnny Depp allegedly hit her multiple times throughout their short marriage. Vanessa, who has two children with the Pirates of the Caribbean actor, had a jaw-dropping reaction to the allegations against her longtime partner! Click through to read Vanessa’s letter defending Johnny!
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Vanessa penned a letter, obtained by TMZ, in defense of her former partner of 14 years on May 27, saying that he had never been physically abusive with her in the entire time she had ever known him. Her shocking letter comes just days after Amber’s allegations of domestic abuse went public, and Vanessa, who was with Johnny from 1998-2012, and had daughter Lily-Rose, 17, and Jack, 14, wanted to call her bluff:
“Johnny Depp is the father of my two children, he is a sensitive, loving and loved person, and I believe with all my heart that these recent allegations being made are outrageous, in all the years I have known Johnny, he has never been physically abusive with me, and this looks nothing like the the man I lived with for 14 wonderful years.” She signed it Vanessa Paradis. Johnny and Vanessa’s daughter, Lily-Rose Depp, has also spoken out against Amber’s abuse allegations.
Amber filed a restraining order against Johnny on May 27. She also revealed a shocking photos of her bruised face. Amber claimed that one of the photos was taken after Johnny allegedly hit her on May 21, according to TMZ. She also accused him of smashing her iPhone into her face and that he paid her to keep quiet about the alleged abuse.
Amber filed for divorce on May 23, only three days after Johnny’s mom passed away. HollywoodLife.com learned EXCLUSIVELY that Johnny’s emotional spirals and late nights out destroyed their marriage. The couple did not sign a pre-nuptial agreement, so his reported $400 million fortune is on the line.
Vanessa and Johnny were together from 1998 to 2012. They have two children together: Lily-Rose and Jack. Amber and Johnny began dating in 2012 after meeting on the set of The Rum Diary.
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