“Dirty Dancing” star Jennifer Grey, who was engaged to Johnny Depp for 9 months within the Eighties, says he was greater than simple on the eyes again then.
“You have to understand, Johnny Depp, 1989 Johnny Depp, so beautiful, you’ve never seen a more beautiful … it’s almost inhuman,” Grey advised TV host Drew Barrymore on her present Thursday.
Grey additionally advised Barrymore that she was engaged to Depp and Matthew Broderick at completely different occasions throughout the identical month in 1988. After she and Broderick broke it off, Grey met Depp by her agent they usually acquired engaged two weeks after they began relationship.
“It was really a sign that there was trouble afoot on my part,” Grey advised Barrymore about being engaged to 2 males in the identical month. “I just thought it was God rescuing me from one bad situation and just lovingly plopping me into a Johnny Depp souffle.”
Grey included an entry from a journal she saved shortly after assembly Depp in new memoir, “Out of the Corner.”
“On August 12, I wrote in my journal, ‘I’m in love, pretty sure for the first time in my life … He’s kind, funny, smart, moral, thoughtful, respectful,’” she wrote.
The couple had a canine named Lulu. “She was our practice baby and someone to keep me company when Johnny was out of town,” she wrote.
But in response to Grey, the connection was short-lived partly due to Depp’s conduct.
“He’d started missing his flights home to LA having overslept or, when he did come home, he’d be crazy jealous and paranoid about what I’d been up to while he was gone,” she wrote.
In the guide, she stated she ended the engagement with a word she left in Depp’s resort room sooner or later after he left for a gathering one morning and failed to come back again or attempt to contact her.
Depp is at present embroiled in a vicious defamation swimsuit in opposition to his ex-wife, actress Amber Heard, who he sued in 2019 over a Washington Post op-ed she wrote about being a sufferer of sexual violence.
Though Heard didn’t point out her ex-husband by identify, the column was printed after she obtained a restraining order in opposition to Depp over alleged abuse in 2016. The actor has denied the allegations.