Amber Laura Heard is an American actress and activist and was born on April 22, 1986. Amber heard is most recognised for her appearances in the films Never Back Down (2008), Drive Angry (2011), The Rum Diary (2011), and in the DC Extended Universe as Mera in Aquaman (2018) and its forthcoming 2023 sequel (DCEU). Amber heard is a human rights activist and a spokesperson for L’Oréal Paris.
Heard married actor Johnny Depp in 2015 and stayed married till 2017. Heard claimed that Depp had been aggressive throughout their relationship, whole world’s eyes were set on their divorce. Depp sued the publishers of the British newspaper The Sun for libel in 2018, accusing Heard of abuse. The High Court ruled in 2020 that the printed item claiming Depp mistreated Heard was “basically true.” Depp sued Heard for defamation in early 2019 after amber heard published an op-ed in The Washington Post about sexual and domestic violence. In April 2022, the trial Depp v. Heard commenced in Virginia.
Amber Heard: Childhood
Heard was born in Austin, Texas, to internet researcher Patricia Paige (née Parsons) (1956–2020) and small-business owner David Clinton Heard (born 1950). Whitney is amber heard’s younger sister. The family resided just outside of Austin. In his spare time, Heard’s father trained horses, and amber heard grew up riding horses, shooting, and fishing with him.
Amber heard also competed in beauty pageants as a child, but as an adult, amber heard stated that she could no longer “accept the objectification. Amber Heard was raised Catholic but became when amber heard best friend died in a car accident, she became an atheist at that time she was just sixteen.
Amber Heard stated the next year that she no longer felt at ease in “conservative, God-fearin’ Texas” and withdrew out of her Catholic high school to pursue an acting career in Los Angeles. Amber heard ultimately received a certificate after completing a home-study course.
Amber Heard: Career
Amber heard Early roles, 2003–2007
Amber Heard’s early acting credits include performances in two music videos, Kenny Chesney’s “There Goes My Life” and Eisley’s “I Wasn’t Prepared,” as well as minor supporting roles in the television shows Jack & Bobby (2004), The Mountain (2004), and The O.C. (2004). (2005).
Amber Heard made her film debut in the sports drama Friday Night Lights (2004), followed by supporting roles in Drop Dead Sexy (2005), North Country (2005), Side FX (2005), Price to Pay (2006), Alpha Dog (2006), and Spin (2007), as well as a guest appearance in an episode of the police procedural crime drama television series Criminal Minds.
All the Boys Love Mandy Lane, AMber Heard’s first main role, premiered at the 2006 Toronto International Film Festival but was not distributed in Europe until 2008 and in the United States until 2013 owing to distribution issues.
In 2007, Amber Heard portrayed the main character’s love interest in The CW’s teen drama Hidden Palms, which the network ran to replace summer reruns of other shows geared at adolescent audiences. The show debuted in the United States in May 2007 to mixed reviews and low ratings, prompting the CW to screen only eight of the intended twelve episodes before cancelling it.
How much is Amber Heard Worth?
In 2008, Heard broke into the mainstream with supporting appearances in the Judd Apatow-produced stoner comedy Pineapple Express and the martial arts thriller Never Back Down, both of which were box office hits. Amber Heard also participated in an ensemble cast adaptation of Bret Easton Ellis’ novel The Informers (2008), which was a critical flop. The next year, Heard co-starred in The Joneses (2009) with David Duchovny and Demi Moore, and Variety said Amber Heard “more or less steals the show” from Moore.
Amber Heard and other A-list Hollywood superstars are already multi-millionaires. However, there is a significant disparity in the value of each of them separately. Depp’s net worth is estimated to be about $100 million. Amber Heard, on the other hand, is said to be worth roughly $8 million.
Depp is rumoured to charge roughly $20 million every picture, with 20% of the back end coming from the film’s revenues, thanks to an early career start and a string of successful franchises in his portfolio. Between 2003 and 2016, this allowed the 58-year-old acquire a wealth of $650 million.
Heard, on the other hand, hasn’t had the same level of success as Depp. Despite roles in films like as Friday Night Lights, All the Boys Love Mandy Lane, and Pineapple Express, her breakthrough came in 2018 as Mera in the DC Extended Universe’s Aquaman series. According to reports, the actress was paid $5 million for the first Aquaman film and $10 million for the sequel.
Johnny Depp has amassed quite a garage, which includes a 1959 Corvette and a 2015 Range Rover, both of which are valued at over $54,000. He also owns a $3.28 million Rolls Royce Wraith, according to reports. The Pirates of the Caribbean star formerly possessed a large boat valued at roughly $22 million, which he sold to author J.K. Rowling in 2016.
Amber Heard, on the other hand, is said to have a sizable collection of her own. The actress has a Vintage Dodge Charger RT, a Dodge Journey, a Tesla Model S, a Range Rover Sport, a 1968 Ford Mustang, and a 1967 Mercedes 250SL.
Faq’s on Amber Heard Net Worth
What is Amber Heard’s estimated net worth for 2022?
Amber Heard’s net worth in 2022, according to publications like Celebrity Net Worth, is $8 million, albeit this amount might fluctuate significantly depending on the outcome of the litigation between the actress and Depp.
What is Amber Heard’s current relationship status?
Heard dated tech entrepreneur and Tesla owner Elon Musk for a year after her divorce from Johnny Depp, until early 2018. From January 2020 until December 2021, she was in a relationship with actress and cinematographer Bianca Butti. Heard has a kid through a surrogate mother, who was born on April 8, 2021.
What was Amber Heard’s salary in Aquaman?
Heard earned $5 million for the first Aquaman film and $10 million for the sequel, Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom, according to We Got This Covered.