Almost a year after Johnny Depp’s controversial trial, the actor is at the Cannes Film Festival with his new film ‘Jeanne du Barry’, for which he received a lukewarm response from the public, apart from an awkward moment with Mads Mikkelsen
How can we forget the scandal between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard that shook the whole world for seven consecutive weeks. The Pirates of the Caribbean actor is suing the Aquaman star for $15 million, claiming he was defamed for domestic abuse. Nearly a year after a Virginia court ruled in favor of the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory actor, he returned to public life with Jean du Barry, the opening film at the 76th edition of the Cannes Film Festival. where they also spent an awkward moment mads mikelsenhis replacement in the saga fantastic animal,
Directed by and starring Maiwen (who also had a tense moment at Cannes after spitting at a journalist), Jean du Barry kicks off the activities of the most important film event in the industry and tells the story of French King Louis XV (Depp) Is. where her relationship with her lover, Jean du Barry (Maven), whom she took to live with her at the Palace of Versailles, despite the fact that she was not a noblewoman.
Co-starring Melville Poupaud and Pierre Richard, the film received a mixed response from the audience at the Palais des Festivals. The first reaction to the tape ensured that both Deep and Maven played enough roles to present their respective characters, but nothing extraordinary. However, this did not stop a large number of attendees from getting up from their seats and applauding at the end of the screening.
Johnny Depp meets Mads Mikkelsen at Cannes 2023
Let us not forget that Jean Du Barry was chosen to open the 76th edition of the Cannes Film Festival, that’s why various celebrities of the seventh art took part in the glamorous moment, which include Mads Mikkelsen, known for films such as one more round, doctor strange And… after replacing Depp Fantastic Beasts: Dumbledore’s Secrets,
Despite their time on the same red carpet, it wasn’t until the two actors were inside the Palacio de Festival that they became so close. They were only a few meters apart, as was a row of seats above Depp Mikkelsen., A picture was shared through social media, in which both the stars are shown with serious faces.
Despite playing the same character in the Fantastic Beasts saga, it didn’t seem like reason enough for it to be a bitter moment, as after the show, the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story actor, too, Seen appreciating Johnny Depp’s work.
He Cannes Film Festival is happening from 16 to 27 May, the date on which the Mexican Amat Escalante will present the film Lost at Night, starring Juan Daniel García Treviño, Ester Exposito and Barbara Mori. However, this will not be the only production that will bear the name of Mexico, here we leave you a list of all the Mexican stories that will travel to Cannes 2023.