Amber Heard is an American actress and model, her Net Worth is $9 million. Her initial appearance over the industry was a minor supporting role in the sports drama “Friday Night Lights”.
She starred in many films and TV shows performing various roles with different genres and outperforming them all, she has been appreciated a number of times for her excelling performance in movies and TV shows.
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Amber Heard Net Worth and Overview
|Net Worth||$9 million|
|Occupation||Actress and model|
|Date of Birth||April 22, 1986|
|Spouse(s)||Johnny Depp (2015-2017)|
|Country of Origin||United States of America|
|Source of Wealth||Movies, Shows|
|Instagram Followers||3.9 million|
|Last Updated||September 2020|
Amber Heard was born on April 22, 1986, in Austin, Texas to Patricia Paige, an internet researcher, and David Clinton Heard, her father, who runs a small construction company. She also has a younger sibling named Whitney. They lived on the outskirts of Austin.
She grew up riding horses, hunting, and fishing with his father. While being in her teenage she used to participate in beauty pageants. Later, when she was an adult she could not support such kind of objectification.
When Heard turned 16, her best friend died in a car crash, she was raised a Catholic but later she became an atheist. She was 17 when she realized she does not belong to Texas, so she dropped out of high school and moved to New York to pursue an acting career.
She supported herself through modeling projects and soon later she moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting professionally.
Career Highlights and Awards
She made her debut appearance on the TV through a music video which was Kenny Chestnet’s ‘There Goes My Life’, she continued to appear in music videos, another of it was Eisley’s ‘I wasn’t Prepared’. She had also made cameo appearances in primetime dramas including ‘Jack & Bobby’, ‘The Mountain’, and the ‘O.C.’.
After a few years of making small appearances, she started to appear in minor roles in various films including ‘Drop Dead Sexy’, ‘Price to Pay’, ‘You Are Here’, ‘Alpha Dog’. She also starred opposite Johnny Depp in ‘The Rum Diary’, but that wasn’t much of a success, she later starred opposite Nicolas Cage in ‘Drive Angry’.
She gained appreciation and recognition for her 2008 release as a supporting role in the Judd Apatow produced a stoner comedy ‘The Pineapple Express’ and another drama titled ‘Never Back Down’
Her major breakthrough arrived when in 2015 she had four releases in the same year, which was a huge achievement. For this, even the British newspaper declared 2015 as a ‘watershed year’ in her career. Apart from her major roles in 2015, she had also appeared in female lead in the Martin Amis adaptation ‘London Fields’ that premiered in the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival.
Later in 2017, Amber joined the DC Extended Universe as Mera, Aquaman’s Atlantean Queen in the film ‘Justice League’. She continued with the role in Aquaman (2018) alongside Jason Momoa, Nicole Kidman, ‘Willem Dafoe’. This was her major breakthrough movie that led to her own identity in the film industry as the Atlantean Queen.
Later in 2018, L’Oreal Paris appointed her as the global ambassador. In 2010, she appeared in few more supporting roles including independent dramas titled ‘Her Smell and Gully’. During the course of her career, she had also raised awareness about domestic and sexual violence along with Gabourey Sidibe and Freida Pinto.
Heard had met Johnny Depp during the shoot of ‘The Rum Diary’ in 2009 and started living together the following year. They tied the knot in 2015. In 2016 she filed for a divorce and acquired a restraining order too against him. She claimed that he had been verbally and physically abusive.
Depp had purely denied those allegations, Heard has also alleged abuse oath at a divorce court deposition. Depp paid Heard a settlement of $7 million that she donated to ACLU and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.
Following her divorce from Depp, Heard was reported to have started dating tech entrepreneur Elon Musk for over one year till early 2018.
Early in 2008, Heard was dating photographer Tasya van, Ree. In 2009, she had been arrested for domestic violence against grabbing Van Ree and hitting her arm. Later, no allegations were charged against her.
In 2014, Heard had been a victim of iCloud leaked celebrity photos that included over 500 private pictures leaked of celebrities and one of them was Amber. In the 2010 GLAAD’s 25th anniversary event, Heard came out and stated that she has had successful relationships with men and women.
She had also discussed her experience with the iCloud reveal at the speech she gave in support of the Shield Act and shared how her photos were revealed without her consent and how she handled the media and the public comments.
What is Amber Heard Net Worth in 2020?
Amber Heard is a model and an actress, her Net Worth is $9 million. She had earned her share of the fortune through several movies and TV shows that she played successful roles in. She had been successful with her numerous roles, and endorsements, and modeling.
6 Interesting Facts About Amber Heard
- Amber Heard won the Breakthrough of the Year Award at the Young Hollywood Awards in 2008.
- In 2010, she won Spotlight Award at Hollywood Film Festival for ‘The Rum Diary’.
- She had won the Best Ensemble Scream Awards in 2010 for her role in Zombieland.
- Amber is fluent in American Sign Language.
- Heard is agnostic.
- Amber is an American Civil Liberties Union ambassador.
Amber Heard is an actress and a Model, her Net Worth is $9 million. She is recognized as Aqua-women. Heard belongs to Austin, Texas. She was 17 when she moved to New York to pursue modeling. Further shifted to Los Angeles to become an actor.
Amber made appearances in several TV shows and films. She met Johnny Depp during the shoot of ‘The Rum Diary’. She got married to him in 2015. Heard filed for a divorce after two years. She also dated entrepreneur Elon Musk for a while. Amber has earned a Net Worth of $9 million after a lot of hard work and she is one of the most successful actresses of Hollywood.