Actors Johnny Depp and Amber Heard have settled their defamation lawsuits.

In a high-profile court battle this spring, the former couple squared off.

A Virginia jury ruled in favour of Depp in June after concluding that Heard had slandered him in a piece where she claimed to have been the victim of abuse.

Amber Heard will pay Johnny Depp $1 million to settle their long-running legal battle.

"I make this decision because I have lost faith in the American legal system," Heard said in an Instagram post.

Depp is awarded more than $10M in a defamation case against Heard and she gets $2M.

Depp's lawyers said he will donate that money to charity.

Heard and Depp married in February 2015.

Heard filed for divorce in May 2016. When the two settled their divorce in 2017.

Amber Laura Heard  is an American actress. She had her first leading role in the horror film All the Boys Love Mandy Lane (2006).

John Christopher Depp II is an American actor and musician. He is the recipient of multiple accolade