It's been barely a week since Johnny Depp and
Vanessa Paradis, his partner of 14 years, confirmed their split. And now the
rumours of Johnny's romance with co-star Amber Heard are just getting stronger.
The 26-year-old blonde, who starred with
Johnny, 49, in The Rum Diary, has been gushing about him, and even admitted
that she was so keen to bag the role opposite him that she auditioned four
"I auditioned four times and was told
that Johnny would make the final choice. We’ve stayed friends, because that’s
the kind of man he is," Amber confessed.
Ah, "friends", we get it! The actress, who was also spotted boarding
Johnny' private jet back in April this year, continued in her gush-fest, "He
looks even better close up. Johnny is a wonderful, special person."
The feeling appears to be mutual. Amber has apparently
been a regular visitor to the New Mexico set of The Lone Ranger where Johnny is
That's not all. Globe magazine reports that Johnny
has bought Amber a horse so they can ride together. Easy rider, that Johnny!