Helena Bonham Carter did not hesitate to support her friend Johnny Depp, especially when the industry tried to cancel it due to all the controversy generated by the accusations made by his ex-wife, Amber Heard, and which also ended in a controversial trial.
In a recent interview she offered to The Times newspaper, the actress questioned the reaction of the actor’s fans, once her ex began to denounce him for alleged gender violence, whose accusations were without effect after leaving unharmed in the US court.
“You can’t ban people, I hate cancel culture. The whole thing turned into a fit of hysteria and a kind of witch hunt in which all understanding was lost,” explained Helena, who went a little further to the point. reflect on the issue that divides the public agenda when it comes to the best-known stars.
According to his statements, it is necessary that both the industry and society should “separate the author from his work. Is a genius censored for his sexual practices? If that were the case, there would be millions of people who, if closely examined in their personal lives, would be disqualified.” continuous.
Similarly, the “Harry Potter” star claimed that Amber used the Me Top movement for personal gain.