Hollywood A-lister actor Johnny Depp has apologized to those who were offended when he compared photo shoots to being raped. Depp said what he said which would appear on the November issue of Vanity Fair, is a poor choice of words for his part. He also apologized to those who were offended by his statement, saying what he did was a mistake and lack of judgement for his part.
The superstar actor hoped that those who were offended by his statement will forgive him for his mistake. Earlier, the group Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) hit Depp for his comments, saying that “while photos may feel at times intrusive, being photographed in no way c ompares to rape.” After hearing Depp’s apology, RAINN accepted his apology.
In the magazine interview, Depp also said that he is surprised by the huge paychecks he received in his part blockbuster films Pirates of the Caribbean movie series and Alice in Wonderland among others. Depp said although surprised by his big pay, he still accepted it for the sake of his children.