Comedian and podcaster Joe Rogan joked in regards to the high quality of Amber Heard’s attorneys amid her ongoing authorized battle together with her former husband, Johnny Depp.
Depp, 58, is suing Heard, 36, in a Virginia courtroom for defamation following an op-ed that she wrote within the Washington Post in 2018 during which the actress spoke about being a sufferer of home abuse. Heard didn’t point out Depp by identify within the piece.
The ‘Sweeney Todd’ star is suing Heard for $50 million whereas she is countersuing for $100 million.
On the May 26 version of ‘The Joe Rogan Experience,’ Rogan joked together with his visitor, computer scientist Lex Fridman, that it regarded as if Heard acquired her authorized workforce from Craigslist.
On the May 26 version of ‘The Joe Rogan Experience,’ Rogan joked together with his visitor, computer scientist Lex Fridman, that it regarded as if Heard acquired her authorized workforce from Craigslist
Lex Fridman, Rogan’s visitor on the episode, is a computer scientist and fellow podcaster
Rogan and Fridman have been joking in regards to the efficiency on the stand of Heard’s workforce’s knowledgeable witness, psychiatrist Dr. David Spiegel.
Rogan joked: ‘I hope that Johnny Depp performs him in a film. Somebody wrote within the feedback that he looks like — a affected person who escaped from an insane asylum and is pretending to be a psychiatrist.’
He stated: ‘That’s most likely all she may afford. Her f*****g attorneys are horrible. She most likely discovered ’em on Craigslist.’
Rogan continued: ‘They do not make any sense. Their questions are horrible. They’re so unwell ready. But additionally — what are they coping with? Like what are they coping with? They’re coping with somebody who’s a transparent sociopath, a transparent liar.’
The podcaster took purpose instantly at Heard saying: ‘The manner she like turns like, she solutions the question and appears to the jury and solutions them. Like she’s doing somewhat present for them. Like — she’s nuts!’
Dr. Spiegel instructed the courtroom throughout his look on the stand that Depp: ‘has behaviors which are in line with somebody that each has substance-use dysfunction in addition to behaviors of somebody who’s a perpetrator of intimate-partner violence.’
Rogan took explicit purpose at Heard’s workforce’s knowledgeable witness, psychiatrist Dr. David Spiegel
In cross examination, Depp’s attorneys requested how the shrink may come to that conclusion with out having spent any time with the actor.
The physician responded by saying that psychiatrists supply opinions on a regular basis on sufferers that they have not met.
Following his look on the stand, Dr. Spiegel’s WebMD web page was flooded with unfavorable evaluations, experiences NBC News.
Earlier within the episode, Rogan expressed his need that Depp fall in love, and get sober, together with his lawyer, Camille Vasquez.’
Rogan agreed when his visitor stated: ‘It looks like Johnny Depp’s attorneys are actually good.’
The jury within the defamation lawsuit between Depp and Heard are anticipated to renew deliberations on May 31
In April 2022, Rogan appeared to declare himself to be a supporter of Depp’s when he referred to as Heard a ‘loopy girl’ who’s ‘filled with s**t’
Fridman then questioned if the standard of his authorized workforce was associated to money asking: ‘Do it’s important to pay much more for that sort of high quality?’
Rogan turned it round to speak about Depp’s lawyer saying: ‘That Camille Vasquez. That girl’s a gangster. She’s wonderful. I hope Johnny and her fall in love.’
He continued: ‘That’s what I hope. I hope after this trial’s over, they exit to dinner and he thanks her, after which they fall in love and he will get sober.’
Fridman instructed Rogan in a mocking tone: ‘Look at you. You’re such a sweetheart romantic.’
Rogan referred to as Depp’s lawyer Camille Vasquez a ‘gangster’ and stated she was ‘wonderful’
Rogan stated of Depp and Vasquez: ‘That’s what I hope. I hope after this trial’s over, they exit to dinner and he thanks her, after which they fall in love and he will get sober’
Rogan speculated that Vasquez and Depp have been each in love with one another. He added that Vasquez ‘hates’ Amber Heard as a result of the ‘Aquaman’ star ‘damage’ Depp.
When Rogan’s producer, Jamie Vernon, chimed in to say that Vasquez was in a relationship with one other man. Rogan was undeterred saying: ‘Oh, effectively f**okay that man. He would not have an opportunity in opposition to Johnny Depp. Jesus Christ. Step apart, sir!’
Rogan added: ‘F**okay him and his accent. There’s different fish within the sea, sir. Move alongside; This is larger than you.’
Vernon stated that Vasquez’s boyfriend is from the United Kingdom. The id of Vasquez’s accomplice has not been made public.
Rogan additionally apologized for beforehand referring to Vasquez as ‘Claire’ in a earlier episode.
The Johnny Depp/Amber Heard authorized drama has beforehand been a subject on Rogan’s present.
In April 2022, Rogan appeared to declare himself to be a supporter of Depp’s when he referred to as Heard a ‘loopy girl’ who’s ‘filled with s**t.’
During that very same episode, the place his visitor was comic Jessica Kirson, Rogan stated: ‘That’s what occurs with folks like that—individuals are simply manipulative and filled with s**t like that.’
Rogan joked about what he felt have been Depp’s possibilities of profitable his case, and the actor being fired from the ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ franchise when Heard’s article was first revealed.
He stated: ‘This is a giant win for Johnny Depp. And a giant loss for ‘Pirates of the Caribbean!’ … You removed the most effective f*****g pirate you ever had! For a loopy girl!’
Rogan has additionally stated that Depp is a ‘good man’ after revealing that he spoke to the actor as soon as on the cellphone.
Depp on the Royal Albert Hall, London, showing alongside Jeff Beck for the second evening in a row
As the decision in Depp and Heard’s trial looms, the ‘Edward Scissorhands’ star shocked followers by exhibiting up on stage to accompany Jeff Beck at two live performance dates within the United Kingdom over the Memorial Day weekend.
Depp appeared with Beck in Sheffield City Hall in Sheffield, England, and the next evening on the Royal Albert Hall in London.
The jury within the lawsuit will resume their deliberations within the case on May 31 after the vacation weekend.