The lawsuit that opposed Johnny Depp vs. Amber Heard has rarely known such a frenzy. And for good reason, this legal battle which took place between 2020 and 2022 was entirely filmed; thus accounting for more than 200 hours of live and involving more public opinion than it should have.
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A look back at one of the most publicized trials in the United States
This August, Netflix will return to this distressing defamation case that captivated the crowds before becoming the first lawsuit in the world to be played on TikTok.
For the first time, in a documentary series divided into Three parties (of 47 min each), subscribers will be able to follow the two testimonies in parallel but the program will also try to see a little further by questioning in particular the nature of the truth and the role it plays in our modern society.
Presenting the two testimonies in parallel for the first time, this series focuses on the trial that ignited Hollywood and the media fallout that followed.
At the controls of this documentary, we will find Emma Cooper who also directed in 2022 The Marylin Monroe Mystery: Untold Conversationsfilm also available in the Netflix catalog.
When will the documentary series ‘Johnny Depp vs Amber Heard’ be released on Netflix?
Johnny Depp vs. Amber Heard will be available on Netflix (outside the UK) from Wednesday, August 16, 2023. Note that the series was already broadcast last May on the British channel Channel 4.