The actor joined TikTok with a be aware to his devoted followers, writing that he is able to “transfer ahead” now that the trial has concluded.

“To all of my most treasured, loyal and unwavering supporters. We’ve been in every single place collectively, we’ve got seen the whole lot collectively. We have walked the identical highway collectively. We did the appropriate factor collectively, all since you cared,” he wrote.

He continued: “And now, we are going to all transfer ahead collectively. You are, as at all times, my employers and as soon as once more I’m whittled all the way down to no strategy to say thanks, different than simply by saying thanks. So, thanks. My love & respect, JD”

Last week, Depp scored a authorized victory after a jury discovered each him and Heard responsible for defamation.

Depp had sued Heard for $50 million over a 2018 op-ed she wrote for The Washington Post wherein she described herself as a “public determine representing home abuse.” Though Depp was not named within the article, he claimed it value him profitable appearing roles. Heard countersued her ex-husband for $100 million over statements Depp’s lawyer made about her abuse claims.

Depp was awarded $10 million in compensatory damages and $5 million in punitive damages, which have been lowered by the decide to $350,000, resulting from a cap on punitive damages within the state of Virginia, the place the trial came about. The jury awarded Heard $2 million in compensatory damages and no cash for punitive damages.

During the trial, Depp supporters have been vocal on social media, including TikTok, and on the scene in Virginia, the place many waited outdoors for a glimpse of the actor throughout the proceedings.
Heard stated in a statement that she was “heartbroken” over the decision.

On Tuesday, following information of Depp’s new TikTook account, a spokesperson for Heard stated, “As Johnny Depp says he is ‘transferring ahead,’ ladies’s rights are transferring backward. The verdict’s message to victims of home violence is…be afraid to face up and converse out.”

David Shane, a spokesman for Heard, has stated she plans to attraction the decision.

Meanwhile, Depp’s lawyer Camille Vasquez, a breakout star of kinds throughout the trial, has been promoted to associate at Brown Rudnick, the agency stated in a press release.

“Camille’s efficiency throughout the Johnny Depp trial proved to the world that she was able to take this subsequent step now. We are extremely pleased with her and sit up for what she’s going to accomplish as our latest associate,” stated the legislation agency.

Vasquez stated in a press release that she is “delighted” over the partnership.

CNN’s Chloe Melas and Sonia Moghe contributed to this report.

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