The 36-years old actress, Amber Heard, wife of Johnny Depp, has made headlines again. But this time, it is not about her acting in some hot-shot movie, but about her role in the life of Depp.
Johnny Depp and Heard have been married for years. However, with the legal battle going on, one can rule out that theirs wasn’t a happy marriage.
With the ongoing trial and plethora of news flooding in, everyone nowadays wants to know who Amber Heard is. So without further ado, let us begin.
Amber Heard Early life:
Amber Laura Heard was born on 22 April 1986 in Texas to David Heard and Paige Parsons. She has a sister, Whitney Heard. The two children were raised in a conservative catholic family with modest finances.
However, when she was a teenager, she enrolled herself in beauty pageants. In addition, after the death of her best friend in a car accident, she soon became an atheist. At the age of 17, she dropped out of high school to follow her dream to become a model.
She came to New York City to pursue modeling. However, she later switched to trying her hands at acting in Los Angeles. However, sources have revealed that Heard earned her high school diploma through a home-study course.
Amber Heard the wife of Johnny Depp, made her acting debut through music videos. First, she appeared in Kenny Chesney’s “There Goes My Life”. Then she appeared in rock band Eisley’s “I Wasn’t Prepared”.
After that, she landed small supporting roles on several TV shows. To the list, you may add Jack & Bobby, The Mountain in 2004, and The OC in 2005.
However, her first minor role in the movie was with Friday Night Light in 2004. It also inspired a TV series on the TV. After this, She received her major leading role in All the Boys Love Mandy Lane.
She also appeared in Hidden Palms and the sitcom Californication. However, it was not until 2008 that she hit big. She appeared in the comedy-action movie, Pineapple Express. In 2009, she acted in Zombieland, and in 2011 opposite Depp in The Rum Diary.
She also appeared as Mera in the DC-verse in the 2017 film Justice League and 2018 in Aquaman. Her net worth is $10 million with $2 million as her annual salary.
Sources have revealed that Heard dated Tasta van Ree from 2008 to 2012. In 2010, she came out as a bisexual. Sources have also revealed that Heard and Depp started dating in around 2012 when they met on the set of The Rum Diary. After their engagement in 2014, eventually, they married in 2015. However, Heard filed for divorce five months later in 2016.
In 2016, she supposedly dated actor and model Cara Delevigne. However, Josh Drew testified in a 2019 deposition that she indeed had an affair with Cars throughout her marriage to Depp. In 2021, she shared the news of her first child Oonagh Paige Heard through surrogacy.
Currently, Amber Heard and Johnny Depp are undergoing divorce proceedings. Earlier in 2016, the police arrested her on a misdemeanor, domestic violence charges.
In 2018, Depp sued the News Group Newspaper for wrongful accusations. Heard was the witness. The case went on trial in 2020. In that same year, Heard filed a 100 million dollar counterfeit against Depp for the libel lawsuit.
The trial between Depp and the newspaper is still ongoing. What ruling comes out remains a mystery. To know more, keep following us.