Johnny Depp thanks fans who 'trusted' him

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In mid-January, after an extremely long and drawn-out process, Johnny Depp and Amber Heard finalized their divorce. "I came here for one reason tonight, for one reason and one reason only, for you, the people", he said. Through whatever good times and bad you've stood by me and trusted me, thank you. "I appreciate that so much".

Johnny Depp won the People's Choice Award for Favorite Movie Icon at a ceremony in Los Angeles Wednesday night.

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He added, "And you've graciously invited me here once again tonight, so I appreciate that so much".

As members of the audience cried "I love you", the actor continued to express touched he'd been by their "kindness" during his dramatic divorce from actress Heard.

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While Depp never says, "thank you for not believing my ex-wife's accusations that I physically assaulted her on multiple occasions", it's obvious that this is precisely what he means. Throughout his speech, Johnny Depp received many messages from fans present to support him, which seems to have affected him even more! "Because, in all honesty, we all know that none of us - especially me - [would] be standing here if it wasn't for you tonight". He ended his speech with a shout-out to her: "Give 'em hell, Betty Sue!" he cried, then headed off the stage.

However, Depp's team had vehemently denied the claims and brushed them off as "laughable". The pair agreed on a $7 million settlement, which would be donated to charity.

Heard requested a restraining order against him after alleging he threw an iPhone at her face, but later withdrew the allegations and her request after they reached a financial agreement.

Now, just weeks after the couple's divorce was finalized, Depp is onstage thanking his adoring fans for believing he didn't do it - for validating him, for reassuring him that he is still an icon in their eyes, for loving him.