Now we’ve Heard everything: I chopped off my own finger, Johnny ...


Now we’ve Heard everything: I chopped off my own finger, Johnny Depp admits

New panicked texts to his doctor contradict earlier claims that ex Amber Heard mutilated his digit

Phoebe Southworth

Johnny Depp texted his doctor admitting he chopped off his own finger after a row with Amber Heard, it was revealed during his libel battle against a British tabloid newspaper.

The Hollywood actor wrote a panicked message to the physician saying he regretted mutilating his hand and thought he should go to hospital. The Pirates of the Caribbean star had previously accused actress Heard of severing his finger during a row when the pair were on holiday in Australia. The 56-year-old claimed she threw a bottle at him which broke and cut him, as well as put a cigarette out on his face.

But text messages aired for the first time on Wednesday at a preliminary hearing at the High Court in London revealed this wasn’t the case. Writing to Dr David Kipper on March 7 2015, Depp said: “I cut the tip of my middle finger off. What should I do? Except of course go to hospital. I am so embarrassed for jumping into anything with her. FUCK the world. JD.”..

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