Photos have surfaced of Johnny Depp being escorted out of the Grand Hotel in Birmingham.
Bodyguards helped Depp through crowds outside his UK hotel, a person close to Depp said.
Bodyguards helped Johnny Depp ‘cut through the crowd’ outside the Grand Hotel in Birmingham, England, a person close to Depp told Insider after photos of him being escorted out of the UK hotel surfaced. surfaced.
“There have been huge crowds around Johnny since he’s been in the UK, and there have been a number of security videos of him having to get him away from different crowds or signing autographs for safety reasons. It was just a matter of helping him through crowds,” the person said Thursday.
Depp has been in the UK as he is currently on tour with Jeff Beck until July 25. The duo announced on Thursday that they will release a 13-track album titled “18” on July 15.
In a press release announcing the album, Depp was described as a “soul mate” to Beck. Depp added in the statement that “it is an extraordinary honor to perform and write music with Jeff, one of the true greats and someone I now have the privilege of calling my brother.”
While in the UK with the artists and tour crew, the two rented a 300-seat Indian restaurant, ordering champagne and cocktails, where they left a huge tip, Insider previously reported. .
A Virginia jury ruled last week in favor of Depp in his defamation case against his ex-wife Amber Heard. Depp had accused Heard of defaming him in a Washington Post op-ed in which she described herself as a victim of domestic violence.
The jury awarded Depp $10 million in compensatory damages and an additional $5 million in punitive damages, although the punitive damages were reduced to $350,000 by law in Virginia, where the trial took place.
Heard also received $2 million in compensatory damages in his countersuit against Depp in connection with a comment by Depp’s attorney who called his domestic abuse allegations a “hoax.”
The lawsuit attracted international attention, with clips going viral on social media, while the “Justice for Johnny” movement gained millions of views on TikTok and Twitter.
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