Johnny Depp Sued By Crew Member For Allegedly Punching Him

Johnny Depp Sued for Alleged Assault on 'City of Lies' Set

In the suit, filed in Los Angeles Superior Court, Gregg "Rocky" Brooks says that he was working as a location manager on one of Depp's films a year ago when things got ugly during a shoot at the Barclay Hotel in downtown Los Angeles.

As part of the altercation, Mr Brooks alleges that after Depp had verbally and physically assaulted him, the actor offered him $100,0000 (£75,000) to punch him in the face in return.

Brooks said Depp smelled of alcohol and appeared intoxicated as he shouted obscenities then "angrily and forcefully" punched Brooks twice in the ribcage. Depp nor his representatives have issued a comment so far. A judge released Weinstein on the same $1 million bail he posted at his first arraignment involving two other accusers and was allowed to return to his Westport, Conn., home.

Brooks is also suing the film's director and producers for unspecified damages in the lawsuit filed Friday in Los Angeles County Superior Court.

Brooks claims the incident occurred while working on a scene from the film with Depp in downtown L.A.in April of 2017.

Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to Supreme Court
Kennedy said he was bracing for a tough confirmation battle as Democrats focus on the nominee's views of the high court's Roe v. McConnell reportedly told Trump that Kavanaugh, a former assistant and staff secretary to former President George W.

Murder inquiry as United Kingdom woman exposed to nerve agent Novichok dies
Mr Basu said detectives will continue with their "painstaking and meticulous work to gather all the available evidence". Britain has notified the global chemical weapons watchdog, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.

Donald Trump slams North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies over military spending ahead of summit
The president is not known for studying wonky strategy documents. "This is not fair, nor is it acceptable", he said . What makes it particularly hurtful is the evident personal affection and admiration Trump has for Putin.

After getting the curfew extended once, he was then told filming had to stop. Brooks, according to the lawsuit, was concerned about Depp's behavior and was reaching out to the police officer when Depp screamed, "Who the (expletive) are you?"

Rocky, who says he was fearful of the actor, claims that Johnny attacked him and punched him in the ribcage twice.

Brooks tried to tell Depp that he was the location manager and Depp allegedly said, "I don't give a f**k who you are and you can't tell me what to do".

The legal documents also include an allegation of unfair dismissal.

"City Of Lies" producer Miriam Segal and director Brad Furman are also named in the suit, as Brooks claims he was sacked after refusing to say he wouldn't sue over the Depp incident. Johnny plays a Los Angeles police detective who investigates the crime.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit: EU's Tusk warns president to appreciate allies
Jul 11, 2018 - 02:44
The dynamics between Trump and heads of government with their own predilections could create some volatile chemistry at the two-day summit.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top IHOP admits to faking IHOb name change for publicity
Jul 11, 2018 - 02:23
Remember all that drama over IHOP changing its name to IHOb? The giveaway is in celebration of its 60th birthday. Hollis JohnsonIHOP is officially back to its original identity as the International House of Pancakes .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Prince Louis christening: George and Charlotte seen with brother for first time
Jul 11, 2018 - 02:04
She strode alongside Prince William , who, like his little brother Prince Harry , wore his full RAF uniform. Louis will wear the replica of the royal christening robe, first used in 2008.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Nico Rosberg: Kimi-Lewis crash was '100 percent' not on objective
Jul 11, 2018 - 01:45
If I can't get you the best new auto price, better than you can get yourself from a vehicle dealer, we won't charge you any fee. It was eventful from the start, but in the final laps, we just didn't have the pace of the Ferraris on the fresher tyres.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Is this old Harry Kane photo a sign that it's coming home?
Jul 10, 2018 - 04:16
He believes Kane's "mentality" mimicked that of Wilkinson, who famously kicked England to glory at the Rugby World Cup in 2003. Harry Maguire's goal against Sweden came from a set piece.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Salah and Mane to be on Liverpool's American tour Klopp confirms
Jul 10, 2018 - 03:58
I said , what? because in the game, from my position that situation is not very good to see: 'maybe there was contact or not. It's really not important what the people say.

Sacha Baron Cohen’s new Showtime series premieres this Sunday
Jul 10, 2018 - 03:46
Cheney was asked by a thickly-accented voice off-camera: 'Is it possible to sign my waterboard kit?' This is gonna be a good 'un. It is unclear how much Baron Cohen's new show will focus on the Trump administration.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Brazil exit saddest moment of my career - Neymar
Jul 10, 2018 - 03:36
And on that basis, the golazos so far at the 2018 World Cup are certainly up there with those at any previous tournament. He told the crowd: "I see a lot of Brazilian flags: Have courage!" "In the national team we do different things".

Orange Is the New Black Season 6 Trailer
Jul 10, 2018 - 03:35
There are new factions to be dealt with, new problems to be overcome, and, from the looks of it, the usual blend of drama and comedy.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Russia's World Cup dream ends with Croatia shootout defeat
Jul 10, 2018 - 03:27
Vida removed his shirt as he ran away in celebration, possibly thinking Croatia were heading through. This from a Russian Federation who feared their campaign might last only three games.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Three Lions tops Big Top 40 chart after England's win against Sweden
Jul 10, 2018 - 03:02
A file photo dated 18 June 1996 of former England midfielder Paul Gascoigne in action. Baddiiel, Skinner and The Lightning seeds score top place following England win .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Indian Supreme Court orders Nirbhaya's rapists to hang
Jul 10, 2018 - 02:58
A fast track court had covicted four to death in less than year after the brutal gang-rape and murder of the paramedic student. The four convicts-Mukesh, Pawan, Vinay and Akshay-were awarded death sentence by a Delhi trial court in 2013.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top TS Beryl disintegrates as heads for Caribbean
Jul 10, 2018 - 02:49
National Hurricane Center said Beryl had maximum sustained winds of 45 miles per hour (75 kph) Sunday. Emergency Territorial Management Agency on Sunday issued a high-surf advisory for the U.S.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Roger Federer drops decades-old Nike partnership for Uniqlo
Jul 10, 2018 - 02:34
Monday's other Centre Court matches see Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki face Varvara Lepchenko of the United States. Within minutes of him stepping on the court, a statement was released confirming his new deal with Japanese company UNIQLO.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Ethics review sought as ex-coaches at Ohio defend Jordan
Jul 10, 2018 - 02:03
Jim Jordan , a powerful conservative on Capitol Hill who's considered a possible future speaker of the House. And then actually admitting that "Well you know maybe I heard it and it was just kind of locker room talk".