Hollywood Actor Johnny Depp has been in constant discussion for the last several months. He had filed a defamation case against ex-wife Amber Heard and won it. Since then he has started his work. He has started shooting for the French film ‘La Favreit’. According to the latest reports, Johnny’s first French film ‘La Favreit’ will stream on Netflix. Earlier there were reports that the film is a Netflix original, but the streaming platform has now denied such claims.
According to a report in Variety, ‘La Favorite’ is Johnny Depp’s French debut film and will be streaming only on Netflix France. The film will stream on the OTT platform after 15 months of its release at the box office. It has been said in the report that this is not a Netflix original film, that is, Netflix is not financing it. The OTT platform has taken the license for streaming the film only in France.
‘La Favreit’ is a period drama, in which a different avatar of Johnny Depp will be seen. According to reports, Johnny will be seen in the role of French King Louis 15th in this film to be directed by Maven Le Besco. The shooting of the film has already started and reportedly the film will be shot for three months at various locations including the Versailles Palace.
Maven will also work on the film
Not only this, but interestingly, filmmaker Maven is also playing a role in the film. She will appear in the role of Jean du Barry, a countess who was Louis the last mistress of the last. After the 2020 film ‘Minamata’, directed by Andrew Levitas, Johnny will return to the big screen with ‘La Favourite’.
Court ruled in favor of Johnny
Johnny Depp has been in the news for a long time because of the defamation suit against ex-wife Amber. Meanwhile, on June 1 this year, a 7-member jury from Fairfax County, Virginia, ruled in Johnny’s favor that Amber defamed Johnny in a 2018 article. He also ordered Amber to pay $10.35 million for damages to Johnny’s image and career.