If she fails to be heard, Amber has a lot more to lose than ...

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If she fails to be heard, Amber has a lot more to lose than Johnny

Depp may take a knock if the law isn’t on his side, but if the actress loses she will pay the price of ‘toxic fame’

AFP

Johnny Depp walked into the hallowed halls of London’s high court three weeks ago seeking to expunge the stain of being branded a “wife beater” by the UK’s The Sun tabloid.

But even if he comes out victorious once the star-studded trial ends on Tuesday, the 57-year-old will still have to win in the court of public opinion.

“I think the damage is done,” said London PR agent and crisis consultant Mark Borkowski. “Even if he wins, it’s going to be a Pyrrhic victory.”..

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