Johnny Depp Wasn't In Relationship With Nancy Lekon, Won't Testify At Murder Trial

Johnny Depp will no longer have to testify in the murder case of Nancy Lekon. Lekon, a limo driver, ran over a woman with her vehicle after claiming that she was in a relationship with the Pirates of the Caribbean actor.  It has now been officially established that the actor was not in a relationship with the accused at the time of the murder (or, for that matter, at any other time) and therefore will not have to appear in court. 

Johnny Depp Nancy LekonDepp is no longer required to testify at the murder case of Nancy Lekon

Depp was served a subpoena at the Los Angeles premiere of his latest film Transcendence, which called him to testify at the trial. It was initially believed that his testimony would be used to support Lekon’s plea of insanity. Now that it is clear to both prosecution and defence that Depp has no connection to the defendent and has nothing to do with the trial, he will no longer have to testify.

Depp Heard trialDepp's pregnant fiancee will be pleased to hear he wasn't involved with Nancy Lekon

Depp will likely be pleased by the news, as will his pregnant fiancée Amber Heard. However, he may not be quite so pleased with how Transcendence has done at the box office, taking just $11.5 million in opening week.  You win some, you lose some.

MORE: Johnny Depp buys Amber Heard Ernest Hemingway book for her birthday

MORE: Johnny Depp has never searched for himself on Google

Watch the trailer for Johnny Depp's movie Transcendence


Contactmusic

Tags: Johnny Depp - Amber Heard

Advertisement

More Johnny Depp

Everything You Need To Know About Kevin Smith's And Johnny Depp's Film Yoga Hosers

After a run of poorly received films that have dented Johnny Depp’s reputation as a box-office magnet, the Hollywood superstar must be keen to move...

Johnny Depp Set To Co-Star With 15 Year-Old Daughter In 'Yoga Hosers'

Just like her famous father, Lily-Rose Depp is embarking on a career in the movie industry. The 15 year-old girl is set to co-star with...

Kevin Smith And Johnny Depp Working With Their Own Daughters In Upcoming Film

Kevin Smith is in the process of directing the second film in his new trilogy set in rural Canada. The film is a loose sequel...

Upcoming Kevin Smith Movie "Yoga Hosers" Looks Cool. And Very, Very Weird.

So Kevin Smith is collaborating with Johnny Depp on a movie. Beware, this could get very, very weird. So, Yoga Hosers. According to The Hollywood...

Advertisement

Mamma Mia, Sweeney Todd? Which Is The Best Musical Movie?

Disney is heading in a new direction with its Christmas film offering this year by producing its first theatrical adaptation of a Broadway musical, Into...

On Set With 'Alice in Wonderland: Through The Looking Glass' [Pictures]

Pictures have emerged of Mia Wasikowska, Lindsay Duncan and Ed Speleers filming scenes for 'Alice in Wonderland: Through the Looking Glass' on location in Gloucester....

Johnny Depp Takes On An Altogether More British Character In Mortdecai [Trailer]

The new trailer for next year's Mortdecai appears promising, although it seems far more focused on character than plot. The plot, such as it is,...

Mortdecai Trailer

Charlie Mortdecai may be rude, arrogant and distinctly unlikeable, but he's also a terribly rich English art dealer with a drop dead gorgeous wife, charming...

Advertisement

Comments

Johnny Depp Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Johnny Depp

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All