As per the court precedings over Johnny Depp vs Amber Heard case in their recess. According to the latest reports, a bizarre trend sweeping the social media platform has short videos ridiculing Heard’s testimony against Johnny amassing millions of views online. Variety reports that videos or audios from the trial see creators dramatically imitating Heard, mocking her and even performing dances to the same.
TikTok's Website and States that videos with the hashtag “amberturd” have been viewed more than 1.2 billion times to date.
Amberturd Trends With 1.3 Billion TikTok Views Amidst Johnny Depp vs Amber Heard Trail
Other video that Heard's emotionally testimony and a clip of Kim Kardashian in a judge’s robe from a "Saturday Night Live" sketch amassed over 30 million views in five days. The clip has Kim declaring, "Ew, this is so cringe. Guilty!"
TikTok has reportedly removed many videos which violets thier bullying policy. According to the report, TikTok’s Community Guidelines state in part that it prohibits 'Content that disparages victims of violent tragedies.' In addition, per the platform's policies, "We remove expressions of abuse, including threats or degrading statements intended to mock, humiliate, embarrass, intimidate or hurt an individual."