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Johnny Depp Asked To Resign ’Fantastic Beast’ After He Looses The ‘Wife Beater’ Verdict.

What is just happening? Johnny Depp on Friday confirmed that he has been asked to leave and resign from the ‘Fantastic Beats’. He took to the Instagram to share his heartbreaking news with the world. He is having a tough time accepting his loss in the ‘wife beater’ verdict. And his loss has come with a lot of bad consequences towards him. With one of the biggest consequence being that he has been reportedly removed from the series ‘Fantastic beasts’. And Depp took to the Instagram to share his grief. And fans are touched by his emotions. Check out everything you need to know about it.

Johnny Depp And Amber Heard

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard had one of the most controversial relationship of all time. The two got divorced in 2017, and soon after their divorce. A famous newspaper group of UK ‘The Sun’ claimed that Johnny Depp is a wife beater. Johnny Depp couldn’t take the allegations and sued the entire company. This November, the hearing of the issue was conducted where Johnny Depp officially lost the case.

Picture via Instagram.

Soon after he lost the verdict he gasped a lot of consequences with one of the biggest being that he had to resign from the Fantastic Beast. And with a very heavy heart Depp opened up about this on his Instagram. Famous actor Johnny Depp was going to portray as dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald for Fantastic Beast franchise.


Depp uploaded a picture of the written text where he has stated that he has been asked to resign from the role in the Fantasy Beasts. And that breaks his heart more than anything at the moment. However, he claims that all the allegations against him are false.

Johnny Depp Opened Up

‘In the light of the recent events that have happened in my life, I would like to thank each and everyone who gifted me their loyalty and support.’ Heartbroken Johnny Depp further adds ‘I wish to let you guys know that I have been asked to resign by Warner Bros. From the role of Grindelwald in Fantastic Beasts. And u have agreed and respected the decision’. This shows the pain Johnny Depp is currently going through. It isn’t easy from him to be one of the top A listed artist and having to be removed from a role. Especially for something they haven’t committed.


Later he adds in the same page, that the decision taken by the judges in the court doesn’t affect anything. And he will continue to tell the truth. And appeal for what he believes is right. He even claims that his resolve remains strong and he will prove that all the allegations against him were false.


Soon after the picture was uploaded it received a lot of attention from the people. The picture broke the internet as soon at it was uploaded. More than 2 million people liked the picture in less than 24 hours. And around 2 hundred thousand people even commented and showed their support to him. However, the news of him having to resign has made the viewers and the fans very emotional. They have shown their response on the internet. Johnny Depp along with his fans is fighting for justice.


Fans believe that whatever happened with Depp was not right for him. And continue to shop him as usual. However, the worst thing here is the fact that we won’t be able to see this amazing iconic star in the upcoming movie ‘Fantastic Beasts’. However, the battle isn’t over for him yet. What do you think about it?

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