Amber Heard is an American actress and model with an estimated net worth of $8 million. Even though she tried her luck in the modeling world initially, she became a successful actress later.
She is popular for her acting skills in movies like Never Back Down and Pineapple Express released in the year 2008. Heard has featured in many television series. Heard was married to Hollywood actor Johnny Depp for two years from 2015 to 2017.
Many high-profile celebrities are set to give testimony in a US courtroom in April’22 as part of the multi-million dollar lawsuit between Amber Heard and her ex-husband Johnny Depp.
Amber Heard’s net worth explored amid her legal battle with Johnny Depp
The list includes names like James Franco, Paul Bettany, and Elon Musk along with representatives of the Walt Disney Company, Warner Bros, and the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD).
In 2019, American actor and producer Johnny Depp filed a defamation lawsuit against Heard for 50-million-dollar (£39-million).
Heard wrote an op-ed in the American daily newspaper, The Washington Post in 2018 narrating herself as a victim of domestic abuse. The trial is scheduled to start on 11th April at the Fairfax County courthouse, in Virginia.
As Amber Heard and Johnny Depp continue their legal battle, read on to know the net worth and other details pertaining to Amber Heard below!
Amber Laura Heard was born in the year 1986 in Austin, Texas. She attended a Catholic high school and used to participate in beauty pageants when she was a teenager. She discontinued her studies at 17 and relocated to New York City.
Amber Heard began her acting career by featuring in music videos. She then started acting in TV shows like Jack & Bobby, The Mountain, and The O.C.
She made her big-screen debut in the Friday Night Lights movie released in 2004. The film was a hit and she gained little fame in the world of glamour.
She then acted in several movies like Drop Dead Sexy, North Country, Side FX, Price to Pay, You Are Here, and Alpha Dog. She also featured in TV shows like Criminal Minds and Californication.
Amber Heard finally gained prominence and became one of Hollywood’s top leading ladies in 2008 for her role in “Pineapple Express” alongside James Franco and Seth Rogen. She also featured in the commercial hit “Never Back Down” in 2008.
Amber Heard & Johnny Depp divorce controversy
In 2016, Amber Heard filed for separation from her husband Johnny Depp. She got a restraining order against Depp and alleged that she was abused during their relationship which was instantly denied by Depp.
After testifying in court and providing supporting documents, Amber Heard got a $7 million settlement from Depp and their divorce was finalized.
Amber Heard filed to get spousal support
Amber Heard filed for spousal support post her separation seeking $50,000 per month to cover her expenses.
As per the court documents filed by her, monthly expenses included expenses like $10,000 for rent, $2,000 a month for eating out, and $10,000 for pet supplies and legal costs. She disclosed that she is making a meager amount of just $27,000 in royalties from different films.
She also disclosed that she made $250,000 in 2014 and spent more than $210,000 leaving her with a net income of just $40,000 for the year. Amber Heard proved that her earnings is just $25,000 at the time by submitting supporting documents. Finally, she withdrew her request for spousal support.