Elon Musk, who apparently assisted Amber Heard in making a large charitable donation following her divorce from Johnny Depp, may come to her aid once more by paying $10.35 million in damages to Johnny Depp.
Fans and some social media users are speculating that Heard may seek financial assistance from Tesla CEO Elon Musk, who is worth a billion dollars.
There are rumors and suspicions that if Amber Heard seeks assistance from SpaceX’s CEO, he will not refuse to pay Depp’s damages.
Musk, who was expected to testify in Johnny Depp’s defamation trial against Amber Heard, declined and expressed his wish for the couple to move on.’
The defamation trial between Essex ended on June 1 when a jury found that Heard defamed Depp in a Washington Post op-ed she penned in 2018 that alluded to her previous claims of domestic violence against the Pirates of the Caribbean star.
Depp was granted $15 million in damages, which were capped at $10.35 million due to legal limitations, but he was forced to pay $2 million to Heard after she won one of her countersuits.
Elaine Bredehoft, Amber Heard’s lawyer, stated on Friday that the “Aquaman” star cannot afford to pay Johnny Depp just over $10 million in damages.
Elon Musk had previously kept aside from Johnny Depp’s defamation trial, appearing hesitant to get involved in the legal battle between the two actors.