During the current trial between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard, Johnny Depp’s lawyers questioned the ‘Aquaman’ actressshowing images in which two people are seen in the elevator where their penthouse was located. Amber Heard confirmed that it was her and actor James Franco on the way to his apartment.
In the interrogation, Amber Heard revealed that she had a friendship with actor James Franco, assuring that he became the support she needed at that time and felt comfortable with him.
“He was my friend. And he lived next door, literally next door. And I, frankly, had exhausted my support network with my regular friends and was happy to get as much friendship as I could get at that point,” Heard explained.
Nevertheless, Johnny Depp has accused Amber Heard of having a secret relationship with James Franco, while they were still married. For her part, Amber Heard revealed that Depp was always jealous of her co-workers and accused her of being unfaithful to him.
How did Amber Heard and James Franco meet?
Despite all the rumors and the videos shown at the trial by Johnny Depp’s defense, Amber Heard and James Franco have never confirmed having a love relationship. However, the actors have apparently had a close relationship in recent years, ever since they met in 2008.
The first contact between Amber Heard and James Franco was in 2008 when both participated in the movie ‘The Pineapple Express’. However, according to Johnny Depp, actress Amber Heard expressed herself negatively about James Franco, claiming that she even called him a stalker.
“She told me a lot of things that were very, very negative about Mr. Franco, that he had tried to kiss her… she said he was a creep and that he was quite aggressive with her,” Depp said.
In 2012, Amber Heard and James Franco met again on the set of the movie ‘The Adderall Diaries’where Amber Heard accuses Johnny Depp of being jealous of James Franco and accusing her of having an affair.
However, images confirming the romance of James Franco and Amber Heard have never been shown. However, during the trial, it has been shown that both actors were very close.