Remember the Johnny Depp defamation trial by Amber Heard? Netflix has announced that it will make a series inspired by the events of the trial of the former spouses. Will the production enjoy as much interest as the Depp v. Heard battle itself?
“Depp v. Heard” will premiere on Netflix on August 16. The production explores the Hollywood-shaking trial of Johnny Depp and Amber Heard and its online repercussions, presenting – for the first time in one documentary – the testimonies of both sides.
The Johnny Depp defamation case by Amber Heard has been hailed as the trial of the decade. Millions watched the trial live, millions of journalists and experts wrote about it in the media. The public became involved, expressing their opinions and support like never before. The trial aroused even more interest because with each subsequent day of the hearing, the ex-spouses provided more and more shocking details about the other side. The documentary “Depp v. Heard” wants to explore the phenomenon of this process and understand why it has become a socially important event and present its consequences for the community. Depp vs. Heard examines the infamous libel case and questions the nature of truth and the role it plays in our modern society.