After all the media-attention-attracting mess that happened in her life, Amber Heard is now moved to Spain with her daughter Oonagh Paige to lead a peaceful life, leaving Hollywood behind.
She is well known as an Aquaman star, for her portrayal of Mera, which made her famous worldwide as well as her defamation case against her ex-husband Johnny Depp. Continue reading to know more about Amber hear and whether will there be her portrayal of Mera in the upcoming Aquaman 2.
Things To Know About Amber Head
Amber Heard or Amber Laura Heard was born on April 22, 1986, in Austin, Texas, U.S. She is an American actress, social activist, and philanthropist. At the age of sixteen, she became an atheist after her best friend died in a car crash.
Her acting debut was made in the year 2004 in the movie ‘Friday Night Lights’. She was well known for her portrayal of Mera in the DC Extended Universe movies like ‘Justice League’ (2017), and ‘Aquaman’ (2018).
Later she went to Los Angeles to pursue acting as a career, dropping out of her Catholic high school. But, via a home-study course, she got her Diploma.
Coming to her love life, from 2008 to 2012, she dated a photographer named Tasya van Ree and in 2010, she came out publicly about her bisexuality.
In 2015, she got hitched to actor Johnny Depp. Eventually, they broke their marriage in 2016 along with media attention as Amber filed a domestic violence case against Depp.
Up until around the beginning of 2018, Heard dated Tesla CEO Elon Musk which is nearly an entire year, after divorcing Johnny Depp.
Following her break up with Elon Musk, she was romantically involved with an actress and a cinematographer named Bianca Butti, from January 2020 to December 2021.
In April 2021, the 37 years old actress, Heard welcomed her firstborn daughter Oonagh Paige, via the help of surrogacy.
Amber Heard As Mera
Amber Heard and her portrayal of Mera in the DC Extended Universe movies like ‘Justice League’ (2017), and ‘Aquaman’ (2018) made her well-recognized and popular worldwide.
In 2019, Depp filed a case against Amber stating that she lied about Depp abusing her, as she was framing him to get more money in the divorce settlement.
Amber countersued him but she lost the trial in June 2022. In addition to that, the court ordered Amber to pay Depp $10 million in compensatory damages and $350,000 in punitive damages but she won $2 million in her countersuit against Depp.
Due to her defamation case mess between her and her ex-husband Johnny Depp and her moving to Spain leaving Hollywood behind, many people thought that her portrayal of Mera in the upcoming sequel ‘Aquaman 2’ (2023) will be re-casted.
But it is not what happened. They didn’t re-cast for Mera in the upcoming sequel ‘Aquaman 2’ (2023). Amber Heard played the role of Mera – the queen of Atlantis in the upcoming sequel ‘Aquaman 2’ (2023), despite her messy defamation court case.
Amber Heard confirmed that she struggled and fought hard to be part of the movie, “I fought really hard to stay in the movie. They didn’t want to include me in the film,” and she hasn’t been re-casted and it will be “a very pared-down version of that role.”
She added, “I was given a script and then given new versions of the script that had taken away scenes that had action in it that depicted my character and another character – without giving any spoilers away – two characters fighting with one another. They basically took a bunch out of my role. They just removed a bunch out.”
Anyways, after a lot of petitions to remove her from the role of Mera in the upcoming sequel ‘Aquaman 2’ (2023) and controversies, it is confirmed that Amber Heard portrayed Mera – the queen of Atlantis in the upcoming sequel ‘Aquaman 2’ (2023).