Johnny Depp has warned his fans to be on the lookout for the growing number of fake accounts on social media impersonating him and the people he works with.
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Johnny Depp released a statement on Instagram on Sunday warning fans to be wary of fake social media accounts impersonating him on a number of platforms.
The 59-year-old published the statement for his story on the social media platform, before pinning it to the top of his personal page.
“I have been informed that there are accounts posing as me or people who work with me,” he began.
“I don’t have any personal or sub-accounts on any platform. These are the only pages run by me and my team where we share updates and communicate” , he added, listing his accounts on several social media platforms. “
After listing his Instagram, TikTok, Facebook, and Discord usernames, he continued: “I ask you to continue to exercise caution as it looks like these fake accounts can be active non-stop. My team is working to resolve the issue. Thank you for your continued support and implementation I know of this issue! Love and respect, JD X.”
The actor, who recently toured the UK with musician Beck, offered no further explanation as to what prompted him to make the statement.
Meanwhile, Depp’s ex Amber Heard has claimed she has evidence in the form of “glue” of doctor’s notes that the Pirates of the Caribbean star caused “years of abuse” with Teacher.
Heard sat down for her first TV interview with NBC Today’s Savannah Guthrie since the couple’s sensational six-week trial in Virginia, where Depp won his defamation lawsuit.
On June 1, he was awarded $10 million (£8 million) in compensatory damages and $5 million (£4 million) in compensatory damages.
Heard, 36, was awarded $2m (£1.6m) in damages after proving one of her counterclaims to a jury after claiming that the legal team His brother accused her of fabricating claims against him.
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Depp denied that Heard had ever physically or sexually assaulted.
The couple began their relationship in 2011 before getting married four years later. The couple divorced in 2017.
She said: “There is a binder worth many years of records from 2011 since the beginning of my relationship that was obtained by my doctor, to whom I reported the abuse.
“Her notes represent years of real-time interpretation of what’s going on.”
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