News culture Amber Heard: Her role in Aquaman 2 has been reworked, and not just a little
As you probably already know, for several weeks now, Johnny Depp and Amber Heard have been engaged in a legal battle in the court of Fairfax, Virginia. After taking stock of the acting career of Johnny Depp, today, the court dwells on that of Amber Heard. The opportunity for us to learn more about the role of the actress in Aquaman 2.
Amber Heard, removed from the project?
Since the court where Johnny Depp and Amber Heard oppose opened its doors, numerous petitions to remove Amber Heard from the Aquaman 2 project have appeared on the web. Unfortunately for the actress, it looks like fans of the DC Comics movie have been heard. Indeed, during the trial, Amber Heard has said her participation in the movie Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom has been drastically reduced, worse, Warner would have even tried to withdraw it from the project.
I played in it. I fought to stay in the film. He didn’t want to include me anymore. I was given a script, then new versions of the script where the action scenes had been removed. Without too much spoiler, there had to be fight scenes between my character and another. They took a lot out of my role. Amber Heard
It’s not because of the trial
According to various rumours, it would not be because of the court case that the role of Amber Heard was recomposed, but it would rather be the fault of a lack of chemistry between her and the main actor, Jason Momoa. Indeed, Walter Hamada, the president of DC Films, would have confessed all this before his testimony during a hearing of three hours.
As a reminder, Amber Heard has an important role in the Aquaman saga, since she plays Mera, the queen of the seas. She notably appeared in the first film released in 2018, but also in Justice League.
As a reminder, despite the various misadventures, Aquaman 2 is still expected for March 17, 2023 in dark rooms. In addition to Amber Heard as Mera and Jason Momoa as Aquaman, Aquaman 2 also has Willem Dafoe (Spider-Man) who plays Nuidis Vulko, Nicole Kidman (The Others, The Northman) in its cast. , Patrick Wilson (The Conjuring: In the Grip) and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II. The latter will notably embody Black Manta.