Johnny Depp He suffered an ankle injury and got his group moving. hollywood vampires to delay a series of imminent tour dates. The group announced the news Monday morning, stating that Depp was advised to avoid travel for the time being.
Depp, Alice Cooper, and The Hollywood Vampires, featuring Aerosmith member Joe Perry and Tommy Henriksen, rescheduled their performances for Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday (Manchester, NH, Boston and Bethel, NY, respectively). The group will now perform at these venues in July.
“We regret to share that Hollywood Vampires will be rescheduling our three US tour dates next week,” the group said on social media. “Johnny suffered a painful ankle injury following his recent appearance and his doctor has advised him not to travel. He is devastated by these events, but is looking forward to resting so all four Vampires can bring their absolute best to tour in Europe.
Depp has hardly shied away from the cameras since a sweeping, dizzying legal battle against his ex-wife Amber Heard in 2022. The jury sided with Depp in the defamation case and ordered Heard to pay him $10 million in damages. Depp had previously lost a 2020 defamation lawsuit in the UK involving allegations of harassment raised by Heard.
Despite his legal victory, Depp continues to be largely ostracized by Hollywood productions as a result of harassment allegations against him. The player had to step out of Warner Bros.’s primary enemy role. “Harry Potter” spinoff “Fantastic Beasts” in 2020. He has performed with Jeff Beck in recent months and signed a blockbuster deal with French luxury fashion label Dior worth over $20 million.
“I don’t feel boycotted by Hollywood because I don’t think about Hollywood,” Depp said at a press conference at the Cannes Film Festival this month. Starring in “Jeanne Du Barry,” the festival’s opening night, was her highest-profile appearance since the trial. “It’s a weird, funny time when everybody wants to be themselves but can’t be. They need to align with the person next to them. If you want to live that life, I wish you the best.”