The controversial defamation case between actor Johnny Depp and Amber Heard has become the subject of a film. It is titled Hot Take: The Depp/Heard Trial. It will premiere exclusively on the free Tubi streaming service on September 30.
Mark Hapka will play the role of Depp and Megan Davis will play Amber Heard. Melissa Marty will don the role of Depp’s lawyer while Camille Vasquez and Mary Carrig will play Heard’ s lawyers. It is written by Guy Nicolucci and directed by Sara Lohman.
The executive producers of the film are Brittany Clemons, Angie Day, Marianne C.Wunch, Hannah Pillemer and Fernando Szew. Autumn Federici and Kristifor Cvijetic serve as producers under their Ninth House banner.
The film focuses on the tumultuous relationship of Johnny Depp and Amber Heard and on the two month defamation proceedings that ended on June 1.