Amber Heard is pouring chilly water after rumors began circulating that she is axed from her role in Aquaman 2.
People proceed to query the actress’s standing in the upcoming DC film regardless of realizing she misplaced the high-profile defamation case to Johnny Depp.
Here is all the things it’s essential know.
Is Amber Heard’s role cut from Aquaman 2?
Reports began going round final week alleging that Amber Heard has been completely eliminated from the Aquaman 2.
Furthermore, the supply additionally claimed that Warner Bros. has recast Heard from her role as Mera in Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom.
They additionally talked about that the studio will quickly conduct a reshoot this time with stars, Jason Momoa and Nicole Kidman.
However, a spokesperson for the actress lately got here ahead to filter the air.
They talked to EW about it saying, ‘The rumor mill continues as it has from day one- inaccurate, insensitive, and slightly insane.’
Amber Heard’s spokesperson says she’s not being recast in ‘Aquaman 2’ after a report claims she’s been axed from the sequel
I imply, why would she be? She solely a home abuser. It’s not like she harm anyone proper? Oh wait, that’s EXACTLY what it means! https://t.co/YD0MFXCROk
— Flexible Morality (@unclefecal) June 15, 2022
Warner Bros. is but to reply to the ongoing rumors.
In fact, nonetheless, Heard has no say in how a lot time she will seem in the film or if she will get recast.
Warner Bros. filmed all her scenes a few 12 months in the past. They have additionally paid her $2 million for her role too. So contractually talking, the deal between Heard and the studio has ended.
If Warner Bros takes Amber Heard out of Aquaman 2 I consider her film profession is over. Keeping her in offers her the alternative for her “come back”. It’s actually unhappy to see that SHE blew her huge break. #JusticeLeague#Aquaman#Aquaman2
— C✨Wood (@cunderw12) (*2*)
Amber Heard’s role diminished from Aquaman 2
Amber Heard’s involvement in the Aquaman franchise has been a topic mentioned continuously throughout her trial with former husband Johnny Depp.
Regardless, the case concluded earlier this month with the jury largely supporting the Pirates of the Caribbean actor.
The jurors additionally decided that Heard has defamed the star when she penned down an op-ed in the 2018 Washington Post claiming herself to be a sufferer of home abuse.
However, throughout her trial, Heard claimed that Warner Bros ‘didn’t need to embrace me’ in the DC superhero sequel.
She additionally testified that her role was significantly ‘pared down’ after Depp’s authorized crew launched a marketing campaign towards her.
At the finish of the day, I can’t be seeing Aquaman 2 except Amber Heard is eliminated from it. Sorry, Jason Momoa. I’d most likely nonetheless not watch it if it was free.
— CaliGirl (@hottblnde) June 15, 2022
Heard will reportedly solely seem for 10 minutes in the forthcoming DC film.
The 33-year-old actress additionally talked about that she needed to ‘fight really hard’ for her role in Justice League (2017), Aquaman (2018), and its forthcoming sequel.
DC Films President at Warner Bros, Walter Hamada, was referred to as in throughout the high-profile defamation case.
He took a stand on behalf of Depp’s authorized crew and rebuffed all of Heard’s claims. He confirmed that the actress role was by no means lowered in the movie.