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Mickey Rourke calls Amber Heard a gold-digger

Mickey Rourke has branded friend Johnny Depp’s ex spouse Amber Heard a ‘gold-digger.’

During a candid interview with Piers Morgan, 57, for Talk TV, actor Mickey, 69, mentioned: ‘Well, you realize, I do know Johnny for a few years, however I do not actually know him intimately. 

‘All I might say is I used to be in a state of affairs one time the place I received blamed for one thing that I didn’t do. It price me film jobs for a number of years and it prompted a unhealthy status. 

‘She is ABSOLUTELY a gold-digger’: Mickey Rourke laid into Johnny Depp’s ex Amber Heard on Talk TV on Tuesday and claimed he was additionally unfairly cancelled like his film star friend

Acrimonious: Johnny won his libel case against Amber, 36, (pictured) in June, saying he now has 'his life back' after the jury ruled he was defamed and awarded him $15million

Acrimonious: Johnny received his libel case towards Amber, 36, (pictured) in June, saying he now has ‘his life back’ after the jury dominated he was defamed and awarded him $15million

‘And lastly, the reality got here out however the reality got here out after I lost motion pictures and I lost jobs and and so I felt unhealthy for any individual that’s attempting to get chopped down by some gold digger, you realize.’

Piers mentioned: ‘You suppose that is what she was?’ 

‘Abso- f***ing-lutely. Absolutely,’ he replied. 

Johnny received his libel case towards Amber, 36, in June, saying he now has ‘his life back’ after the jury dominated he was defamed and awarded him $15million. 

After lower than three days of deliberation, the jury dominated in favor of all three of Depp’s defamation claims towards Heard, discovering that she had falsely accused him of domestic abuse.

Not holding back: Piers asked Mickey if he thought Amber is a gold-digger and he replied: 'Abso- f***ing-lutely. Absolutely'

Not holding back: Piers requested Mickey if he thought Amber is a gold-digger and he replied: ‘Abso- f***ing-lutely. Absolutely’

The actor was awarded $15million – $10million in compensation and $5million in punitive damages.

Heard in the meantime received simply one in every of her three countersuit claims, which associated to statements made by Depp’s lawyer suggesting she and buddies had trashed their condominium earlier than calling the police out.

She was awarded $2million in compensatory damages out of the $100million she was looking for in her countersuit towards her ex-husband and acquired zero {dollars} in punitive damages.

The decide later diminished Depp’s $5million punitive damages award to the Virginia most of $350,000, lowering Depp’s whole to $10,350,000 – minus the $2million he was ordered to pay Heard.

Depp walks away from the case with $8.35million.

Once so close: Mickey (left) and Johnny (right ) - who worked together on 2003's Once Upon A Time In Mexico - seen together in 1993

Once so shut: Mickey (left) and Johnny (proper ) – who labored collectively on 2003’s Once Upon A Time In Mexico – seen collectively in 1993

Party pals: The movie stars heading to Depp's birthday party in NYC in 1994

Party friends: The film stars heading to Depp’s birthday celebration in NYC in 1994

But in November, a decide branded Depp ‘a monster’ who had battered Amber Heard 12 occasions – because the Hollywood star lost his sensational £5million ‘wife-beater’ libel battle.

In his ruling the decide discovered Depp had attacked his ex-wife Heard a dozen occasions and mentioned he accepted that the Pirates of the Caribbean actor grew to become a ‘monster’ when he binged on drink and medicines.

Depp referred to as the judgment ‘perverse’ and ‘bewildering’ as he vowed the attraction the ruling after his high-stakes battle towards his ex-wife Heard and The Sun newspaper.

Following a blockbuster 16-day trial London’s High Court Mr Justice Nicol mentioned he accepted that the actor had hit Heard on 12 of the 14 occasions she had claimed.

Jubilant Heard’s attorneys mentioned they have been ‘not stunned’ by her gorgeous victory wherein the decide discovered she had been crushed by the actor whereas he was uncontrolled on cocaine, tablets and booze.

But Depp’s attorneys blasted the decide, saying, calling the ruling ‘as perverse as it’s bewildering’.

In May 2016, Johnny, Mickey stood up for Johnny when being interviewed by TMZ in Beverly Hills, saying. ‘He does not appear to be a very violent man to me.’

The two labored collectively on the 2003 movie Once Upon A Time In Mexico. 

‘He’s a very low key man, he is at all times been actually low key and a gentleman and never violent.’ 

Worn out: Heard leaving court in LA in 2016, after claiming Depp physically assaulted her

Worn out: Heard leaving courtroom in LA in 2016, after claiming Depp bodily assaulted her

When requested what he considered Heard, Mickey performed it safe. ‘I don’t know, I do not know something about her. I do know nothing about her in any respect.’

He then received back to Johnny. ‘I feel he is a actually good man, at all times been low key, a gentleman,’ mentioned the previous boxer.

The second a part of Piers Morgan’s Mickey Rourke interview aired on Tuesday on Piers Morgan Uncensored at 8pm.

Piers Morgan Uncensored on TalkTV, Monday to Thursday, 8pm (Sky 526, Virgin Media 627, Freeview 237, Freesat 217 and Sky Glass 508) and live and on demand on the TalkTV app and at Talk.TV. US Viewers can watch on Fox Nation and Australian viewers can watch on Sky News Australia 

Nasty split: Heard previously claimed cocaine and booze turned Depp into a violent monster, and in court documents she states she was the victim of multiple domestic incidents during their 15-month marriage;  seen in January

Nasty break up: Heard beforehand claimed cocaine and booze turned Depp into a violent monster, and in courtroom paperwork she states she was the sufferer of a number of domestic incidents throughout their 15-month marriage;  seen in January

 

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