Johnny Depp obtained a standing ovation after his new movie premiered on the Cannes Movie Competition, and it introduced the actor to tears. The envelope experiences that after the primary Cannes of Jeanne du Barry, the group cheered Depp for what some mentioned was seven minutes, however possibly much less. The response was clearly emotional for the star, who started to cry as audiences praised her movie.
In Jeanne du Barry, Depp performs King Louis XV, alongside French actor/director Maïwenn who performs the principle character, Madame du Barry. The movie is a historic love story and “bold drama” impressed by the lifetime of Jeanne du Barry, Louis XV’s final royal mistress on the Courtroom of Versailles, after Madame de Pompadour. Notably, Maïwenn additionally co-wrote and directed the movie. Different actors embrace Benjamin Lavernhe, Pierre Richard, Melvil Poupaud and Pascal Greggory.
Nicely, this is the standing O and the cheers contained in the theater for Johnny Depp after the Cannes premiere of JEANNE DU BARRY pic.twitter.com/gxi0WkpN4o
— Kyle Buchanan (@kylebuchanan) Could 16, 2023
Information of Depp’s new film first got here in 2022, simply over two months after his defamation lawsuit in opposition to ex-wife Amber Heard ended. On June 2, the trial jury delivered its verdict, ruling that the actress defamed her ex in a 2018 Washington Publish editorial on home violence, through which he was not explicitly named. Heard and his authorized workforce mentioned they deliberate to enchantment the decision, which they later did.
Finally, the previous couple reached an settlement over the problems of settling their lawsuit out of court docket. “We’re happy to formally shut the door on this painful chapter for Mr. Depp, who has made it clear all through this course of that his precedence is getting the reality out,” Depp’s authorized workforce mentioned. “The unanimous jury resolution and ensuing judgment in favor of Mr. Depp versus Ms. Heard stays totally in place. The cost of $1 million – which Mr. Depp undertakes and can (in impact) trigger to be given to charities – reinforces Ms. Heard’s recognition of the conclusion of the authorized system’s rigorous pursuit of justice.”
Whereas Depp followers will finally have the possibility to see him in a brand new movie, the actor’s workforce has unequivocally confirmed that he won’t be becoming a member of the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise, opposite to rumors. Chatting with NBC Information, a rep for Depp mentioned, “It is made up.” There was a variety of speak in regards to the possibilities that Depp may return to the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise, particularly after Jerry Bruckheimer revealed his tackle the matter. Whereas speaking to Sunday time, Bruckheimer was requested if Depp can be concerned within the upcoming movie. “Not at this stage,” he mentioned, earlier than including: “The long run stays to be determined.”