Amber Heard seeks domestic violence restraining oder against Johnny Depp: REPORTS

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Amber Heard Reportedly Files a Domestic Violence Restraining Order Against Johnny Depp
Amber Heard Reportedly Files a Domestic Violence Restraining Order Against Johnny Depp

Less than a week after filing for divorce from Johnny Depp, Amber Heard has reportedly asked for a restraining order against the actor.

According to TMZ, the actress showed up to a Los Angeles courthouse on Friday to file the restraining order with a bruise on her face. Heard and her lawyer are reportedly claiming that the facial wound was inflicted upon her by Depp on Saturday night. The website also reports that Heard provided other photos showing various bruises.

The 52-year-old star has been out of town since Wednesday, promoting his upcoming movie.

ET has reached out to both Heard and Depp's reps for comment.

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"They have been having problems for quite some time," a source told ET. "It started a few months after they got married and it just never got better. It was extremely volatile."

Another source reported that Heard and Depp fought "all the time."

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"She is really young and affected by the industry and scene at times," another source added. "She is a cool girl, but Johnny is cooler and doesn't tolerate that."

The estranged couple met while filming 2011's The Rum Diary, but didn't come out about their relationship until 2012, after Depp split with his girlfriend of 14 years, model Vanessa Paradis.