Kate Moss, who dated Johnny Depp for three years within the 90s, testified that Johnny by no means pushed her down a set of stairs in court docket through video testimony on Wednesday, Could 25. The 48-year-old mannequin was referred to as on by Johnny’s authorized crew throughout the defamation trial in opposition to his ex-wife Amber Heard, 36. The mannequin was introduced in as a rebuttal after Amber talked about her throughout her testimony within the trial.
After Kate detailed a nasty fall she took throughout a trip to Jamaica, Johnny’s legal professionals requested if he’d pushed her down the steps throughout their journey or ever throughout their relationship, and the mannequin stated that he hadn’t. “No, he by no means pushed me, kicked me, or threw me down any stairs,” she stated, throughout her very transient testimony.
Through the prior query about Jamaica, Kate detailed an occasion the place she did fall, however she defined that the actor didn’t push her as they left a resort room. “We have been leaving the room, and Johnny left the room earlier than I did, and there had been a rainstorm, and as I left the room, I slid down the steps, and I harm my again,” she stated. “I screamed, as a result of I didn’t know what occurred to me, and I used to be in ache, and he got here working again to assist me, and carried me to my room and bought me medical consideration.”
Amber had referenced Kate throughout her testimony whereas detailing one of many alleged instances of abuse by her ex-husband. Whereas talking about one among their fights that she claimed turned bodily in March 2015, she stated that her youthful sister Whitney Henriquez jumped in between the 2 of them, and she or he stated that Whitney’s again was to the staircase. She referenced a rumor that the Pirates of the Caribbean star had thrown Kate down the steps. “I simply in my head immediately consider Kate Moss and the steps, and I swung at him,” she stated.
Johnny and Kate had a relationship from 1994 till 1997, per Marie Claire. The pair have by no means publicly mentioned the rumors that he threw her down the steps. When Amber made reference to the alleged incident, one among Johnny’s legal professionals appeared to pump his fist and celebrate, earlier than it was reported that she would testify.
Amber had made the same declare in her testimony at Johnny’s 2020 libel trial in opposition to The Solar. “I remembered info I had heard [that] he pushed a former girlfriend — I imagine it was Kate Moss — down the steps. I had heard this rumor from two individuals and it was contemporary in my thoughts,” she stated, in response to The New York Post.
Johnny and Amber have been locked in a legal battle for weeks. Johnny had sued Amber for $50 million, citing defamation over a 2018 Washington Put up op-ed that she wrote, which Johnny has claimed negatively affected his fame and price him film offers. Amber countersued her ex-husband, additionally citing defamation.