If rumors are to be believed true then Amber Heard will not feature in Aquaman 2 as the studio has annexed her from the sequel of Aquaman. Heard has caught media attention for negative reasons in recent times as she is facing legal issues in fighting against her ex-husband Johnny Depp. All this has resulted in Heard getting fired from Aquaman 2.
It all began back in 2016, when Amber Heard joined the #MeToo and #BelieveAllWomen movement and blamed her husband for domestic violence and physical abuse. She came into media with a black eye and Hollywood press and film producers took her side. In the end, both Amber and Depp got divorced. But Jhonny Depp filed a defamation case his ex-wife Amber Heard and British tabloid The Sun.
Johnny Depp then released a series of tapes that showed Amber striking him back and also taunting and mocking him. Due to all this, Amber Heard has found herself in an extended legal soup as the court has given Johnny Depp the green signal to his $50 million defamation suit.
After the release of audio tapes, several petitions were filed and one asked to replace the Amber Heard from the character of Mera in upcoming Aquaman 2.
The upcoming Aquaman 2 has currently attracted a lot of eyeballs as followers from all across the world have actually been signing applications to remove Amber Heard from the franchise business. Now that images of Heard getting cozy with Tesla maker Elon Musk have been leaked too, this further makes things worse for her existence in the DC Universe. Currently, a current record recommends that Arthur Curry will certainly witness an endpoint to his lead role, and also might retire as the hero after Aquaman 3.
Amber Heard’s Exit From Jason Momoa’s Aquaman 2
Yes, you heard that right! A source said, “Arthur will continue to serve as king but he’ll hand the role of Aquaman over to Kaldur’ahm AKA Aqualad. Kaldur will then be the new face of the franchise. Of course, this plotline is inspired by the recent Young Justice: Outsiders, the third season of the DC Universe animated series, in which the same switchover played out. And, as in The New 52 comics, Kaldur will be portrayed as openly gay, with sources saying the intention is to find an openly gay actor to play him.”
What will happen to Amber Heard?
Given that she is shown as the one that implicated Johnny Depp wrongly, which is why she is on the losing side, she may be losing her role as spokesperson of L’Oreal Paris. L’Oreal Paris is definitely under pressure pertaining to the exit of Amber, however, they have actually not commented upon this.
Who will replace Amber Heard as Mera in Aquaman 2?
Well, there is no validated news from Detector Bros. pertaining to the punishment of Amber from Aquaman and likewise not concerning that who is going to replace her for the role of Mera. But it seems like Emila Clarke will be replacing Amber Heard for the role of Mera in Aquaman 2. She has actually shown her well worth through the function of Daenerys Targaryen in Video Game of Thrones.
More about Aquaman 2 : Release Date
As per the reports, shooting of Aquaman 2 will not start until 2021 and it is scheduled to release on 16 December 2022. But, due to recent coronavirus pandemic which forced more than 60 percent population to live in lockdown, the shoot might get delayed. Amber is most likely to get replaced for expressing her views on social media and attracting negativity around her.