"Our relationship was intensely passionate and at times volatile, but always bound by love," Mr Depp and Ms Heard said in a statement.
"I can only speak from my own experience, which was wildly different than what is being said. He was never, never that way towards me. Never abusive at all towards me. I only know him as a really good, loving, caring guy who is very, very protective of the people that he loves," said Winona Ryder
On the same day it was also reported that the actress has made clear in court documents that she is withdrawing her request for temporary spousal support.
Amber and Tasva got into an argument on September 14, 2009 at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. She reportedly grabbed Van Ree's arm, was arrested and booked for misdemeanor and domestic violence, TMZ reported.