"Our relationship was intensely passionate and at times volatile, but always bound by love," Mr Depp and Ms Heard said in a statement.
The suit, which seeks unspecified damages, alleges that the club -- 1 Oak -- should have taken special measures given that events hosted by the Look at Me Now artist had a history of violence.
Cannes has been repeatedly criticised for being a 'boys' club' with no women at all selected in 2012 after a record four were included the previous year
The apology was played in court as Amber Heard escaped conviction after pleading guilty to falsifying immigration forms
The US pop megastar's lawyer told judge Alistair MacDonald that she wanted to end the court battle being fought in London with British film director Guy Ritchie over their 15-year-old son
The strong showing for "The Revenant," including a best actor nod for Leonardo DiCaprio, follows its win at the Golden Globes. It sets director Alejandro Inarritu for a possible back-to-back win following his best-picture winning "Birdman.
Sony Pictures and Marvel, apparently keen to get back to Spider-Man's schoolboy beginnings in the comic's tradition, picked the up-and-coming boyish teenager to play Peter Parker
Former redhead Sansa remains a brunette. Tyrion grows a beard. East and West shall meet. Welcome to season five of the cult TV series Game of Thrones
"I read an article that said that winning an Oscar could lead to living five years longer. If that's true, I'd really like to thank the Academy, because my husband is younger than me,"said Julianne