Amber Heard is an American actress mainly known for her roles in the DCEU movies like Aquaman and Justice League. She has an estimated net worth of $6 million. After losing the defamation trial against Johnny Depp, she had a deficit net worth of -$6 million.
Amber was liable to pay $10.35 million to Johnny Depp, but they settled the case for $1 million in December 2022.
|Name||Amber Laura Heard|
|Date of Birth||22 April 1986 (36 Years)|
|Place of Birth||Austin, Texas (USA)|
|Height||5 ft. 8 inches (1.73 meters)|
|Profession||Actress and Model|
|Religion||Raise Catholic (Now atheist)|
|Education||St. Michael’s Catholic Academy|
|Father||David Clinton Heard (Actor and Construction company owner)|
|Mother||Patricia Paige (Internet researcher)|
|Sister||Whitney Heard Henriquez|
|Spouse||Johnny Depp (Married in 2015, Divorced in 2017)|
|Partner(s)||Tasya Van Ree|
|Daughter||Oonagh Paige Heard|
|Total Movies||At least 33|
Amber welcomed her first baby girl Oonagh Paige Heard via surrogacy on 8 April 2021.
Amber Heard’s Net Worth, Earnings, and Expenses
Amber Heard has worked in some high-budget and financially successful movies like Justice League, Aquaman, and Zack Snyder’s Justice League.
Before the defamation trial against Johnny Depp, She maintained her net worth at $7 million in 2018, $8 million in 2019, $9 million in 2020, and $12 million in 2021. From 2013 to 2019, she earned more than $10 million in pre-tax income. The highest she earned was $3 million in the year 2019.
Amber spends the majority of what she earns.
In 2014, she made more than $250,000 from her movie appearances and brand deals. She spent almost $210,000 and had a net income of $40,000 that year.
She revealed that she spent $43,000 a month during the trial. She spent $10,000 on her rent, $10,000 on vacations & entertainment, $3,000 on healthcare, and $2,000 on clothing.
Earning from movies
She signed a contract for four movies with Warner Bros. Per the documents she presented before Jury in the trial, she was paid $450,000 for the first DCEU movie, i.e., Justice League.
For the role of Mera in the Aquaman movie, she was paid $1 million upfront. Some reports suggest that she even got backend deals and bonuses as the movie was a box-office success.
According to Yahoo, she was paid $5 million for the first Aquaman movie, including backend deals and bonuses.
For the Aquaman: The lost kingdom movie, she is compensated $2 million. She will get bonuses if the movie proves to be a box-office success.
In 2020, she appeared in 8 episodes of ‘The Stand.’ She was paid $200,000 per episode, which totals a payday of $1.6 million.
Amber signed a 2-year contract with the cosmetics brand L’Oreal for $1.625 million, in which the brand would have 20 days of her time to shoot commercials.
In 2015, She made a total of $259,867 from various projects. She made $31,112 from The Danish Girl and $45,314 from Paranoia.
Amber Heard legally changed her name to Amber Van Ree during in relationship with Tasya Van Ree.
Amber Heard vs Johnny Depp
$7 million Divorce settlement
Amber Heard and Johnny Depp met first on the sets of ‘The Rum Diary‘ movie in 2009. They started dating in 2011 as Johhny separated from his long-time partner, Vanessa Paradis.
They married on 1 February 2015. It was not a successful marriage and lasted only 15 months. Amber filed for divorce on 25 May 2016 for domestic violence and got separated in 2017.
Amber Heard received $7 million for the divorce settlement and even requested $50,000/month in spousal support but withdrew the request.
Amber promised to donate those $7 million to the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles and the ACLU charities by splitting the amount in half.
When Jury asked charities about the fulfillment of these donations, she had paid only $100,000 to the Children’s Hospital and owed $3.4 million to them.
She has donated $1.3 million to the ACLU, of which $350,000 was paid by Amber, $100,000 was paid by Johnny, and $500,000 was paid by Elon Musk.
She will pay the outstanding donations to charities in the next 10 years.
In April 2016, Johnny Depp accused Amber of defecating in his bed.
The defamation trial
In 2019, Johnny Depp sued Amber over the op-ed she wrote to the Washington post in 2018. She did not directly target or name Johnny. Still, his legal team filed a legal suit of defamation against her for $50 million.
In the countersuit, she also filed a $100 million defamation case against Johhny Depp.
It was a high-profile case, and it was televised. The hearing was started on 11 April, and Jury gave the verdict on 1 June 2022.
Amber was found guilty, and Johnny was awarded $15 million initially, $10 million in damages, and $5 million for punitive charges. But $5 million was reduced to $350,000 due to Virginia law.
Amber was also awarded $2 million in damages.
Amber was liable to compensate $10.35 million to Johnny. In December 2022, they both agreed to settle the case for $1 million. Her insurance company will pay the amount, and Johnny will donate that money to charity.
According to some reports, Amber also owes $15 million to her legal team in fees for that trial. She even claimed that she had lost $47 to $50 million in 2-3 years due to that trial. She lost her endorsements & movies, and maybe her career too.
She dropped out of school at 17 to pursue her modelling and acting career.
Amber Heard Real Estate
Amber and Johnny used to live in the penthouse condominium in Eastern Columbia Building during their marriage for 15 months.
It is a world-renowned Art Deco landmark in Downtown Los Angeles. It hit the market for a sale of $1.76 million.
Yucca Valley House California
Amber used to own a Yucca Valley house in California. It was built in 2015, and Amber bought that house quietly in 2019 for $570,000. She never shared about this house on social media.
After the trial, she sold the house for $1.1 million, double the price she bought at.
The house, located in California’s San Bernardino country, was built on 6 acres in the Mojave desert. It is situated about 10 miles west of Joshua tree national park.
The house has three bedrooms and 3 bathrooms over 2400 sq. ft., 3 car garages, a concrete floor, and a 110 feet wooden bridge in the backyard.
During the trial, Amber rented a luxurious house in Virginia on 4 May for $22,500/month rent. After the trial, she sold her Yucca Valley house on 18 July.
Currently, she lives in a rented outplace under the pseudonym Marth Jane carnary in Spain. She rented this 479 sq. m. house from the family of Maria Antonia Munar. It is worth more than $2 million.
Even after dropping out of school, she earned a diploma through a home study course.
Amber Heard Car Collection
Amber is fond of luxury cars. She used to own various luxurious cars such as Ford, Rang Rover, Mercedes, BMW, and Tesla. According to 21motoring.com, she has the following cars.
|Car Name||Starting from||Price up to|
|Range Rover Sport||$83k||$121.5k|
|Tesla Model S||$104k||$140k|
|BMW 7 series||$85k||$86.8k|
Amber Heard Brand Endorsements
Amber Heard has always been news, and being a famous actress; she has endorsed many big brands. She has worked with beauty & cosmetics brands and fashion brands. No doubt she charges in for these brand endorsements.
L’Oreal Paris contract worth $1.6 million
In early 2018, she signed a 2 years contract with the cosmetics brand L’Oreal Paris for $1.6 million. Under this contract, the brand would have 20 days of Amber’s time to shoot ads & commercials.
Change.org even created a petition asking to remove Amber as the spokesperson of the L’Oreal Paris brand. Almost 150,000 people have signed this petition.
Even after losing the defamation trial and this petition, She is still listed as a brand ambassador for L’Oreal Paris USA’s dream team.
Proctor & Gamble
Amber had landed a major endorsement deal with Proctor & Gamble to promote the Charmin brand’s toilet paper products.
The brand was interested in signing her for endorsement because Johnny Depp accused her of pooping in his bed. That was a brand’s marketing tactic.
Guess and Nylon Brands
She has endorsed Guess, a beauty & cosmetics brand. She promoted the girl belle, Guess perfume, and Guess fragrance.
She has endorsed Guess, a beauty & cosmetics brand, and Nylon, an American multimedia brand & lifestyle magazine. She promoted the Guess girl belle, Guess perfume, and Guess fragrance.
Tiffani and Bvlgari Brands
She got $120,000 from endorsing the jewelry brand Tiffani and $50,000 from working with Bvlgari in 2015.
$10 million offer to star in an X-rated adult movie
According to Animated times, Amber was offered $10 million to star in an X-rated adult movie. Per the offer, she would get $8 million for the movie, and The company would also pay an additional $1 million to ACLU in her name.
Amber Heard Movies
Amber started her career as a model In beauty pageants. After a series of small roles in film and television, she had her first big movie appearance in All the boys love Mandy Rose in 2006.
Here is the list of movies in which she has a prominent role.
|All the boys love Mandy Lane (2006)||$750k||$1.89 million|
|Never back down (2008)||$20 million||$41.6 million|
|Pineapple express (2008)||$26 million||$102 million|
|The informer (2008)||$18 million||$382k|
|The Joneses (2009)||$10 million||$7 million|
|The ward (2010)||$10 million||$5.3 million|
|And soon the darkness (2010)||****||$86k|
|The rum diary (2011)||$45 million||$30.1 million|
|Drive angry (2011)||$45 – 50 million||$41 million|
|Machete kills (2013)||$20 million||$17.5 million|
|Paranoia (2013)||$35 million||$17 million|
|Syrup (2013)||$2.5 million||$663|
|3 days to kill (2014)||$28 million||$52.6 million|
|Magic Mike XXL (2015)||$14.8 million||$122.5 million|
|The addeall diaries (2015)||$10k||$15k|
|I do… until I don’t (2017)||****||$280k|
|Justice league (2017)||$300 million||$658 million|
|London fields (2018)||$8 million||$487k|
|Aquaman (2018)||$160 – $200 million||$1.148 billion|
|Zack Snyder’s Justice League (2021)||****||****|
|Aquaman & the lost kingdom (2023)||$205 million||****|
What is Amber Heard’s net worth right now?
Amber Heard has a net worth of $6 million now. It was negative $6 million when she lost the trial, but the case has been settled for only $1 million.
What was Amber Heard’s net worth before Johnny Depp?
Before the defamation trial against Johnny Depp, she had a net worth of $8 million in 2019.
Has Amber Heard settled with Johnny Depp?
Yes, Amber and Johnny settled the case of $10.35 million for only $1 million in December 2022.
Who was Amber Heard’s first spouse?
Amber first married Johhny Depp, but they got divorced in 2017. Before Johnny, she was in a relationship with Tasya Ran Vee from 2008 to 2012.