As the dramatic Johnny Depp and Amber Heard trial continued it was Amber’s acting coach, Kristy Sexton, with whom the star worked from 2011 to 2017, turn to testify.
Corroborating Amber’s testimony about Johnny’s behavior, Kristy as her former coach testified that Amber would occasionally show up to their sessions together crying and referencing altercations between her and Johnny. During a Virginia hearing on the 18th of May (2022), she got accustomed to seeing Amber weep during their acting sessions owing to frequent conflicts between the couple.
Meanwhile, Kristy’s newly found fame amidst the high-profile legal battle has led people also to wonder who she is. And this we shall tell you in the rest of the writing.
Meet Kristy Sexton, Amber Heard’s Acting Coach
Lately, Kristy Sexton’s evidence was presented to the jury in Johnny Depp’s continuing defamation lawsuit against Amber.
And other than helping Amber sharpen her acting skills, she worked on Amazon’s The Wilds as an intimacy coordinator, which. (A intimacy coordinator, in SAG-Aftra’s guidelines, is an advocate, a liaison between actors and production in regard to nudity and simulated sex.
As for Kristy, she especially synthesizes techniques from Stella Adler, Uta Hagen, Stanislavsky, and Meisner and believes that actors need to take what works for them from as many different techniques and teachers as they can.
Kristy Sexton On Johnny Depp
Playing her part in it, Kristy, full name Kristina, described the now-estranged couple’s early relationship as incredibly lovey-dovey and passionate and always together in a positive way. She then went on to say that as time went by, she saw less of them together. And she would frequently hear loud disagreements when inside their house for acting sessions. Kristy also said that most of Amber’s acting sessions at the time start with her crying. She said more on this and basically blamed Johhny for misbehaving and making Amber miserable.
Kristy especially emphasized his increasing influence and control over Amber’s work. As a result, she said, with Johnny “dictating” her she was getting very nervous about her acting.
In the testimony, Kristy also addressed Johnny’s alcohol and drug issues and his volatile behavior and violent tendency caused by it.
Kristy Sexton Age
Kristy Sexton reached the age of 43 in October 2021.
Is Kristy Sexton On IG?
Kristy Sexton could be found on Instagram @sextyk. The account with 744 posts and 435 followers was set to private as of 20 May 2022. On its BIO, she writes “Don’t send a follow request. I don’t look at them. Unless you’re standing in front of me & we’re gonna braid each other’s hair, I’m not adding you.”
Kristy also separately handled business accounts for ‘On Set Coaching’ on Facebook and Instagram.
Kristy Sexton Career
Over the past 20 years, Kristina Sexton has been working as an acting coach and intimacy coordinator, in Los Angeles and around the world. And before that, she trained in Los Angeles, New York, and London, earning a bachelor’s degree in psychology, another bachelor’s in Theatre Performance, and an MFA in Performance from the California Institute of the Arts.
Fluent in Spanish, Italian, and English, she has also spent time becoming a professional actress, writer, and director.
From all these past experiences and she now also proudly owns her own actor consultation company, On Set Coaching. And over the span, other than Amber actors including Brooke Masters, Nicole Brettle, and Flannery Maney also have been her students.
What’s more, the veteran Hollywood actor and acting coach-teacher has also taken her expertise in the area to write a book called A step-by-step approach to achieving success in Hollywood and beyond!. This, she claims, is exactly what the aspiring actors need as a handbook to arriving, surviving, and thriving on- and off-set in LA.
Does Kristy Sexton Have A Husband?
Kristy Sexton has put her personal life totally away from the media and the public eyes. So, no one actually knew if she is married or not or if she has a beautiful romance going on.
Where Is Kristy Sexton From?
Kristy Sexton currently lives in Santa Monica, California but also has a home that is based near Brisbane in Australia. And then in her LinkedIn, mentions being born and raised in Los Angeles,
How Tall Is Kristy Sexton?
Kristy Sexton stands below 5 feet and 9 inches tall in height.
How Much Is Kristy Sexton’s Net Worth?
Kristy Sexton had more than $600 thousand as her net worth as of May 2022.
She nay not already have million dollars in her. But looking back on the time, she feels blessed to have worked with A-list actors, as well as fresh new talent working to get a foot in the door. You can hear her say things like there is nothing that brings her greater joy than watching one of her students succeed in an industry that requires such rigor and grit.