Amber Heard Net Worth : Movie & Career

Amber Heard

A familiar face in television and films with her big-time hit movie Aquaman Amber Heard net worth is -$6 million.

Although she started her career in modeling, she later found success in acting.

Her roles in movies are as famous and widely acknowledged as her roles in television series.

The actress is also known for her engagement, especially for the rights of the LGBTQ community.

Her roles in the movie Aquaman have grossed over a billion dollars in worldwide box office collection.

Amber Heard
Amber Heard (Source: Twitter)

She is not just famous for her box office hits but also for her dating history.

The actress has been in a relationship with numerous Hollywood stars and the billionaire CEO, Elon Musk.

Early Life

Hollywood actress Amber Heard originally Amber Laura Heard, was born on 22nd April 1986 in Austin, Texas, USA.

She was raised outside of Austin along with her only sibling, her sister Whitney Heard.

Amber Heard Early Days
Amber Heard Early Days

Her father, David Clinton Heard, owned a construction company and her mother, Patricia Paige, was an internet researcher.

Her father also trained horses in his leisure time, so she grew up doing all the Texan things such as horse riding, hunting, and fishing.

She attended Catholic High School but dropped out of school at the age of 17. As a teen, she took part in beauty peasants.

Although she was raised Catholic, she turned atheist at the age of 16 after one of her closest friends died in a car accident.

After the incident, she became disillusioned with the lifestyle surrounding her and moved to New York City.

She found modeling jobs initially but shifted her attention to acting and afterward moved to Los Angeles to fulfill her dreams.

Quick Facts

Full Name Amber Laura Heard
Date of Birth April 22nd, 1986
Age 38 years old
Birthplace Austin, Texas, U.S.
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Ethnicity Scots-Irish
Education St. Michael’s Catholic Academy
Mother’s Name Patricia Paige
Father’s Name David Clinton Heard
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Height 5 feet 6 inches
Weight 121 lbs.
Shoe Size 6 (US)
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Hazel
Marital Status Divorced
Ex-Husband Johnny Deep
Children None
Net Worth -$6 Million
Profession Professional Actress, Social Media Star
Sexuality Bisexual
Social Media InstagramTwitterWebsite
Professional Debut Year 2004
Last Update April 2024

Amber Heard | Net Worth and Legal Issues

Amber Heard’s net worth as of April 2024 is -$6 million.

Heard had a net worth of $8 million during her peak career. However, with multiple lawsuits and settlements, her net worth plunged.

The defamation trial between her and Johnny Depp left her broke after judge ruled the verdict in favor of Depp and asked her to pay $15 million in damages.

Lets Check Out Her Career Earnings

She received roles in numerous television series such as “Hidden Palms,” “Californication,” and “Remember the Days.”

She also starred in movies such as “All the Boys Love Mandy Lane,” “Drop Dead Sexy,” “Spin” during these years of her career.

Numerous successful movies, television series, endorsements have contributed to her net worth.

She reportedly earns approximately $10,000 per month on average and a further $122,000 with her different endeavors, including royalties and appearances in previous projects.

We all know about her battle of divorce with her ex-husband Johnny Deep.

Amber filed for support from her husband, Johnny Deep, for $50,000 per month.

She has endorsement deals with multiple companies, from where she earned $120,000 from Tiffany and $50,000 from Bulgari working with jewelry brands.

She reportedly earned $250,000 in 2015.

Amber Heard in Movie Aquaman
Amber Heard in Movie Aquaman

Amber Heard earned significantly less than co-star Jason Momoa who received a paycheck of $14 million from the DC Extended Universe hit movie Aquaman. Still, it has been reported that she will be paid much more sequel, which will be released on December 16, 2022.

Legal Issues

Early Cases

Amber Heard and Johnny Depp married in February 2015.

However, Heard filed for a divorce in May 2016, accusing Depp of being verbally and physically abusive.

After one year of hectic and gruesome trial, the divorce was finalized in January 2017, with Depp paying Heard $7 million in alimony.

Amber even vowed to donate more than half of the settlement amount to the charity, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, and the ACLU particularly.

However, in January 2021, Johnny claimed that Heard had been lying about her donation pledge.

When Johnny’s lawyers reached out to the charities, they discovered Amber had only donated $100,000, more than $3.4 million shy of her alleged promised donation.

Amber Heard in Courtroom
Johnny Depp and Amber Heard n Courtroom (Source: Sky News)

Interestingly, the hospital had to ask Heard whether or not the pledged amount will be fulfilled.

Moreover, in 2018 after News Group Newspapers, publishers of The Sun, referred to Depp as a “wife-beater,” he sued the publishers.

The lawsuit went to trial in 2020, and both Depp and Heard testified for several days.

After days of trial, Amber won the appeal in 2021 after a judge ruled 12 of the 14 incidents of violence reported by Heard substantially true.

Similarly, in 2019 Johnny sued Heard for defamation in Virginia and sought $50 million as a direct response.

Heard countersued Johnny in August 2020.

Highlights of the Case and Verdict

Their trial for defamation case began on April 11, 2022, in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States.

Several evidence and testimonies by different individuals from both sides were presented in the courtroom.

However, on 26th April 2022, audio was played in the courtroom of Amber Heard, saying, “..tell them, I, Johnny Depp, a man, am a victim of domestic violence… and see how many people believe or side with you”.

This audio sparked a lot of reactions on social media. Many people saw this as a key piece of evidence against Heard’s case.

Amber Heard in Similar Outfit
Amber Heard and Johnny Depp in Similar Outfit (Source: New York Post)

Moreover, Johnny Depp himself stated that after getting involved in the trial and lawsuits, he had been cut out from the major film franchise resulting loss of hundreds of millions of dollars.

Furthermore, after observing Heard’s body language and expressions, a forensic psychologist testified that Heard has a histrionic personality disorder and borderline personality disorder.

On June 1, 2022, approximately at 3 in the p.m. ET, the verdict was announced in favor of Jonny Depp.

Heard was found guilty of all three counts of defamation in Mr. Depp’s lawsuit.

According to the jury, Amber will have to pay Depp $10 million in compensatory damages and an additional $5 million in punitive damages, for a total of a staggering $15 million.

In terms of Amber’s countersuit against Depp, Depp was found guilty of one count, and he will have to pay $2 million in compensatory damages.

Amber Heard | House, Cars & Yacht & watches


Hollywood Dell, Los Angeles, California House (Current Residence)

Amber's House in Dell Hollywood
Amber’s House in Dell Hollywood

After the divorce settlement with Johnny, Deep Amber moved into 3 bathrooms and 4 bedroom Hollywood Dell in May 2017.

The house is rented by the star and pays a monthly rent of $6,750.

It has an orange tree in the front yard. This is a Spanish-inspired house that has all the luxury amenities the star needs.


Since Amber is a self-proclaimed lover of American muscle cars, she has a handful of them. With a net worth of $9 million, she could have any cars she wants.

She has a 1968 Mustang, 1967 Mercedes 250SL. Vintage Dodge Charger, Dodge Journey, Tesla Model S, and Range Rover Sports.

She has stated that she tries to fix the cars by herself by ordering parts from eBay.

Out of all the cars she has, her favorite is her 1968 Ford Mustang.

Though her 68 Ford Mustang has been stolen twice, she always gets it back.

Amber also has a great taste in Jewelry. Her jewelry collection has Diamond Ear Cuff, diamond earrings that costs thousands of dollars.

Amber Heard Lifestyle and Vacations


As a well-known celebrity, she always has to dress and look nice.

In February 2021, Amber was spotted in an airport wearing J Brand Maria Jeans, Saint Laurent Large Loulou bag, and Ray-Ban Rb2185 Wayfarer II Sunglasses.

Likewise, oftentimes she goes for brands like Chanel, Saint Laurent, and Burberry for bags, Converse, and Grand Prix for shoes.

She likes applying Red Lipstick, but she doesn’t like to wear makeup every day. She also likes to stay in shape as she is in showbiz.

Amber Heard Jogging
Amber Heard Jogging

Heard follows her diet plans strictly and goes for funning every day.

Amber Heard’s court documents also publicized her overall expenses per month.

Reportedly the star spends $43,700 per month, which includes $10,000 for a rent, $2,000 for rations, $3,000 for healthcare, $4,000 for food and shopping and $10,000 for refreshments.

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Amber was spotted in Turkey in 2020 for her vacation. She spent most of the time roaming the streets and visited the Cappadocia caves and the Hagia Sophia Mosque.

 Heard's Vacations in Istanbul
Heard’s Vacations in Istanbul

Besides, Heard has been spotted in different places worldwide, including Bali, Bahamas, Australia, Rio de Janeiro, and Venice.

Despite her busy schedule, she always finds time to escape to vacations.

Like in 2017, she was seen in Bali with her longtime friend Raquel Pennington and assistant Savannah McMillan, enjoying her time.

She went to Bali’s Hanging Garden and spa treatment.


The Aquaman star is actively involved in 12 charities and supports 15 different causes.

Some of the charitable foundations Amber supports are Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, GLAAD, American Civil Liberties Union, ACLU of Southern California, and the star is actively involved in Amnesty International and The Art of Elysium.

Amber Heard also supports LGBTQ rights. She revealed that she was bisexual in the event of GLAAD back in 2010.

Likewise, she also supports different causes such as HIV & AIDS, Cancer, Children, Civil Rights, Depression, and Suicide.

But Amber lied about the donation of $7 Million, which she promised to CHLA and the ACLU.

A claim has been made that Amber Heard has made up the donating for a cause matter to influence a liable trial.

As per Johnny Deep’s lawyer, that was just a calculated and manipulative lie.

Amber in Human Rights campaign
Amber Heard in Human Rights campaign

Moreover, Heard helped support the refugees from Syria, teaming up with The Syrian American Medical Society (SAMS) in 2018.

Likewise, she visited Jordan with SAMS and visited different camps filled with Syrian refugees.

Movies, Investments, Endorsements & Book Publications


Aquaman star has been a part of at least 37 movies so far, including billion dollars franchise.

Some of the best movies she has done during the course of her career include 2005 North Country with an overall rating of 7.3 in IMDB, 2009 Zombieland with a rating of 7.6.

She has also been a part of DC Universe, starring Jason Momoa in the 2018 film Aquaman. Aquaman grossed over billion dollars in worldwide box office collection.

She has also been signed for the movie’s sequel, which is being released on December 16, 2022.

Year Movie Title IMDB Ratings
2008 Pineapple Express 6.9
2009 The Joneses 6.4
2008 Never Back Down 6.6
2014 3 Days To Kill 6.2
2015 The Danish Girl 7.1


The beautiful actress had been the face of numerous beauty products and fragrances over the years. Also been into commercials for the products.I heard in Guess Girl Endorsement.

She was the face of Guess Girl Fragrances for a year (2013-2014). Also, along with other actresses Courtney Cox and Julianne Moore, she was the face of the L’Oreal campaign in 2019. She was also part of a company like Nylon.

Besides that, Amber Heard has been on the front page of various magazines such as Hello, F magazine, GQ Magazine, to name a few.

Amber has also been a part of TV commercials for Nylon Denim and has worked with jewelry brands.


Amber Heard started her career by appearing in music videos.

She then appeared in television shows such as The Mountain, The O.C, and Jack and Bobby. Her debut film was Friday Night Lights which was released in 2004.

The movie helped her gain a good reputation in the industry. After the success of Friday Night Lights, she was offered a lot of roles in different movies.

After playing movies such as North Country, Drop Dead Sexy, Drive Angry, Amber Heard’s career really took off, and she established herself as the leading lady in Hollywood.

Hit movies like Never Back Down and a stoner comedy movie Pineapple Express were notable movies of Amber’s career.

In 2018 Amber Heard did the best movie of her career Aquaman.

The DC Universe did really well in the box office.

Amber in Movie London Fields
Amber in Movie London Fields

In 2015 Heard was sued for $10 million for the movie London Fields for making changes to the scripts without authorizations and not finishing voice-over works.

But later, the star countersued, and the case was settled. The movie also got really poor reviews.

3 Facts About Amber Heard

  • Amber Heard is a certified lifeguard. She used to work at a swimming pool as a lifeguard when she was just 13 years of age.
  • Growing up in Texas, she learned about guns at a very young age, and she owns multiple guns such as .357 Magnum and .38 Special. She also named her dog Pistol.
  • When Amber was just 16 years of age, her friend died in a tragic car crash. Since then, she has declared herself an atheist.


What is Amber Heard’s sexuality?

Yes, Amber Heard is bisexual. She came out publicly in 2010.

Is Amber Heard dating women presently?

Amber Heard is presently dating cinematographer Bianca Butti.

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