Amber Heard Biography

Amber Heard, in full, Amber Laura Heard is an American personality who is an actress by profession and an activist too. She began with a series of small roles in many films, and dramas and later appeared in the horror film of 2016 called All the Boys Love Mandy Lane, where she had her featured role. She gained mainstream recognition with the films Never Back Down (2008) and Pineapple Express (2008). Now, she frequently appears in films and is also doing the work of global spokesperson for the cosmetic giant called L’Oréal Paris and has often spoken on human rights since 2018.

Early Life

Amber Heard was born on 22nd August 1986 to her loving and caring parents named Patricia Paige, who was an internet researcher, and David Clinton Heard who owned a small construction company. Heard was brought along with her younger sister named Whitney. The Heard family grew up outside Austin, where the family went to have horse riding, hunting, and fishing. Heard was raised as Catholic but came out to be atheist at the age of 16 after she saw one of her best friends die in a car crash. After the incident, Heard became uncomfortable with the thoughts of being conservative and God-Ferin in Texas. Consequently, she dropped out of her Catholic High School and started pursuing her acting career in Los Angeles. Eventually, she earned a diploma through a home-study course.

Amber Heard Career

Heard had to work hard to receive grand recognition in the entertainment industry. Earlier she tried appearing in small roles in two music videos and then started with supporting roles in television series like Jack & Bobby (2004), The Mountain (2004), and The O.C. (2005). Thereafter, she started with minor roles in sports dramas like Friday Night Lights- 2004, which was frequently followed by brief supporting roles in the films like North Country (2005), Prince to Pay (2006), Spin (2007), and many more. Despite this, she also starred in the guest role in the episodes of the police procedural Criminal Minds.

After a long time, she came with the leading role in one of the movies called All The Boys Love Mandy Lane, which had its premiere at the 2006 Toronto International Film Festival but was not released in Europe until 2008 and in the US until 2013 because of the distribution issues. Amber came to be known as the ambassador of the American Civil Liberties Union. She took a pledge to donate half of her divorce settlement to the union and stood for the human rights campaign. Despite this, she has also faced celebrity nude photo leak incidence in 2014 and has also become the subject of revenge porn published by the New York Times back in November 2019.

Amber Heard Biography

Real Name Amber Laura Heard
Birth Date April 22, 1986
Age (as of 2022) 36 Years
Birth Place Austin, Texas, USA
Nationality American
Profession Actress & Activist
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Taurus

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimeters – 170 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 55 kg  –  in Pounds –  121 lbs
Body Measurements 31-24-33
Chest Bra Size 36B
Waist Size 24 inches
Biceps Hips Size 33 inches
Shoe Size 8 (U.S.)
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Blue
Body Type Slim


Father David Heard
Mother Paige Parsons
Sister One (Whitney Heard)


School St. Michael’s Catholic Academy

Relationship Status

Marital Status Divorced
Who is her husband? Johnny Depp (Ex.)
Children Oonagh Paige Heard

Personal Life

From 2008 to 2012, Amber Heard was in a romantic relationship with one of the personalities of the entertainment industry and photographer named Tasya van Ree. The relationship went so serious that Heard had her last name legally changed to van Ree but later reverted to her birth name in 2014. Later in 2009, Heard was arrested for the case of domestic violence after she was caught hitting and grabbing van Ree but she was never charged with the assault.

Heard’s arrest became public knowledge during the time and proceeded to another matter involving Johnny Depp in 2016, where van Ree came to give a statement that Heard had been wrongly accused. Following her divorce from Johnny Depp, Heard dated tech entrepreneur Elon Musk for a year until early 2018. Heard appeared to have a child through surrogacy and the child was born in April 2021, the birth month of Heard herself. The child was given the name Oonagh Paige Heard.


Heard married her fellow actor Johnny Depp and maintained the relationship from 2015 to 2017. They decided to separate and filed for divorce, which attracted a lot of attention from ordinary people. Heard revealed that her relationship was one of the abusive relationships she had even in her life and it turned alleged back in 2018 when Depp claimed that Heard abused him before unsuccessfully suing the publishers of British tabloid The Sun for English defamation. Depp described himself as the victim of domestic violence and said that men too can be the victims and came forward to speak about the early relationship with Heard. Both the personalities have received their trial in Virginia on 11th April 2022, where Johnny Depp and his ex-wife Amber are in the middle of the $100 million defamation suit.

Amber Heard Net Worth

Amber Heard, who is a known American personality, an actress, and a model possess a net worth of around $8 million. Initially while pursuing her hustle for the entertainment industry, she came to appear for modeling work and later became successful with the same. She has appeared in many shows, television drama series, and films. Despite this, she has also been involved in various activism activities, especially LGBTQ rights.

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