After Web page Six completely reported that Johnny Depp allegedly assaulted a location supervisor on the set of considered one of his movies, the crew member goes after the star with a lawsuit.
Gregg “Rocky” Brooks filed swimsuit in opposition to Depp on July 6 accusing the actor of “inflicting emotional misery,” in accordance with the Los Angeles County courtroom docket seen by Web page Six on Monday.
Brooks claims within the swimsuit that he was working as a location supervisor for the film “Metropolis of Lies” (also called “LAbyrinth”) on April 13, 2017, when he instructed Depp and the movie’s director scene — which starred two of Depp’s buddies — wasn’t panning out, in accordance with TMZ. In response to Brooks, that’s when Depp turned risky and Brooks went to seek out an LAPD officer for defense. However earlier than Brooks might get assist, he claims that Depp punched him twice within the rib cage.
Web page Six beforehand reported that Depp additionally instructed Brooks, “I’ll offer you $100,000 to punch me proper now!” in return for his jabs.
Within the film, Depp performs the actual LAPD detective Russell Poole — who investigated the homicide of Biggie Smalls.
The swimsuit is for unspecified damages.
Depp can be being sued by two former guards and is within the midst of a authorized battle along with his former supervisor.
Reps for Depp didn’t instantly get again to us.
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