new scripted tv movie, Hot Take: Depp/Hard TrialsFox Entertainment’s production studio, MarVista Entertainment, will premiere on Tubi on September 30th.
As reported by TVLine, the film aims to follow Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s infamous relationship both in and out of court. It’s a monthly trial.
The film stars Mark Hapka (days of our lives) as Johnny Depp and Megan Davis (american horror story) as heard. Written by Guy Nicolucci, directed by Sarah Romansecret in the woods).The film was reportedly rushed into production due to the current relevance of the case and how it took place Affected Society.
Adam Lewinson, Chief Content Officer at Tubi, had this to say about the article:
“Hot Take: Depp/Hard Trials For some reason the title has “Hot Take”. With his MarVista partners, his Tubi Original jumped into production to timely capture a story that has become part of the cultural zeitgeist. draw a unique picture It’s what millions of people played in the headlines all summer long. “
Melissa Marty will play Camille Vasquez, one of Depp’s attorneys, and the film reportedly shows some of her subsequent rise to fame during and after the trial.
The trial ended with one labeled as big win for deppAmber Heard found defamation Pirates of the Caribbean Editorial star featured in The Washington Post in 2018.heard appealed the judgment But the original ruling said she had to pay Depp Approximately $10.4 million in damagesShe will also win and receive one of her verdicts $2 million in damages But from Depp, he has also appealed the ruling.
“Hot Take: The Depp/Heard Trial is one of many timely and culturally relevant original films to come out of our expanding partnership and series of films co-produced with Tubi.” “By connecting viewers to stories with this kind of social currency and topicality, it becomes a must-watch for fans of pop culture and celebrity drama.”
The film is executive produced by Brittany Clemons, Angie Day, Marianne C. Unch, Hannah Pilemer and Fernando Zeu. Autumn Federici and Christifor Civigetic will represent Ninth House as producers.
https://www.forbes.com/sites/joshwilson/2022/09/16/the-johnny-depp-amber-heard-defamation-case-tv-movie-to-premiere-on-foxs-tubi/ Johnny Depp and Amber defamation TV movie premieres on Fox’s Tubi