Johnny Depp and Amber Heard starred in The Rum Diary together

Amber Heard's been given the thumbs up to get with Johnny Depp - by her ex-girlfriend!

Artist Tasya van Ree met with the 26-year-old in LA two weeks ago and told her she was 'happy' that she'd grown close to newly single Johnny, 49, Now can reveal.

Tasya, 36, has told pals: 'I give them my blessing.'

Johnny's ex Vanessa Paradis, 39, is said to be fuming.

The couple announced their separation last month after 14 years together. 

Johnny and Amber first met while shooting The Rum Diary in 2009 and are said to have become good friends on the set.

Read the full story on Johnny Depp and Amber Heard in Now magazine dated 16 July - out now!

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