Amber Heard is an American actress. She made her acting debut in 2004 in the sports drama Friday Night Lights. Heard got her first leading role in the movie All the Boys Love Mandy Lane in 2006, after having played in smaller roles in North Country and Alpha Dog.
Beyond her acting career, Amber is also a well-known activist working against domestic violence, domestic abuse, and inequality.
Amber Heard Bio (Age)
Heard was born on April 22, 1986, in Austin, Texas, to Patricia Paige and David Clinton. Her father, David Clinton Heard, was a contractor, and her mother, Patricia Paige Heard (née Parsons), was an Internet researcher. She has a younger sibling named Whitney Heard. Heard is of Irish, Scottish, English, German and Welsh descent.
To further her education she attended the Catholic Academy of St. Michael’s, but dropped out of high school and later received a diploma through a home study course. At the age of 16, Heard lost a best friend in a car accident. The incident affected her so much that she abandoned her Catholic faith and declared herself an atheist.
The following year, Heard ventured to New York as a model, but later felt she was not suited for a career on the catwalk. She moved to Los Angeles, where she began her journey as an actress by participating in auditions and castings.
Amber Heard’s journey into acting began with appearances in two music videos as well as supporting roles in The Mountain (2004), Jack & Bobby (2004), and the teen drama series The O.C. In 2004, she made her film debut in the sports drama Friday Night Lights, which became a commercial success. In the following two years, she played minor roles in several films, including Drop Dead Sexy, Price To Pay, Alpha Dog and You Are Here, and was also featured as the love object of the character Spencer Reid in an episode of the television series Criminal Minds. She starred in the horror movie Side FX and the drama North Country.
In 2008, Amber Heard’s popularity began to grow after she starred in supporting roles in the comedy Pineapple Express and the drama Never Back Down. In the same year, she won a Young Hollywood Award at the Hollywood Film Festival for her groundbreaking performance in the comedy Pineapple Express.
In 2009, she appeared alongside Jesse Eisenberg, Bill Murray, and Woody Harrelson in Zombieland, which became a box office hit. In 2011 she appeared alongside actor Johnny Depp in The Rum Diary.
In the film Justice League, Heard played the role of Mera, the Queen of Aquaman in Atlantis. She was inducted into the Texas Hall of Fame in 2014.
Amber Heard met legendary actor Johnny Depp in 2011 while working on the set of the movie The Rum Diary, and they moved in together in 2012. The actors were together for about three years before they entered into a marriage in a private civil ceremony at her Los Angeles home on February 3, 2015.
The couple separated in May 2016 and Heard filed for divorce on May 23, 2016, on the grounds of domestic violence. An agreement was reached on August 16, 2016, and the divorce case was finalized in January 2017. Heard was awarded the sum of $7 million as a settlement and in April 2018 it was reported that it had made donations to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles in the amount of $1 to $5 million.
Is She Lesbian? Dating, Girlfriend
Over the years, there has been interesting in Amber’s sexuality. In 2010, at the 25th-anniversary event of the GLAAD, Heard publicly announced that she was bisexual.
Most recently it was known that the actress was in a relationship with Elon Reeve Musk from 2016 to 2018. Heard was also in a romantic relationship with the artist and photographer Tasya Van Ree from 2008 to 2012. She mentioned that she was once in a romantic relationship with the model Marie de Villepin.
Height & Other Facts
1. Amber Heard is a pretty lady with a nice figure. She is 5 ft. 7 inches (1.7 m) tall. Her height is 34-27-34 and she weighs 62 kg (137 pounds).
2. Amber Heard is a certified lifeguard.
3. She lost 25 pounds to play the role of a teenager in the teen drama Hidden Palms (2007).
4. Heard’s net worth is estimated at $9 million.
5. She has a tattoo of Omar Khayyám’s poem on her body.