The actress solely has a reported 11 strains within the superhero flick
Amber Heard has taken to social media to thank followers for his or her help of her return in Aquaman 2.
The actress’ put up is noteworthy as she reprises her function as Mera reverse Jason Momoa in Aquaman and the Misplaced Kingdom, however her character performs a much smaller half within the follow-up than she did within the first movie.
Based on Enterprise Insider, the actress solely has 11 strains within the superhero flick and is “minimised to a tertiary character with little dialogue.”
That is even if her character is now married to Aquaman within the film and has given start to their child.
Though Heard seems in some motion sequences within the first half hour and the ultimate half hour, her complete time on display screen involves “about 15 to twenty minutes”.
“Devoid of any actual depth, Heard’s total existence in The Misplaced Kingdom feels purely contractual to meet her three-movie take care of Warner Bros,” Enterprise Insider stories.
Her lowered half within the sequel follows the lengthy and bitter defamation trial in opposition to her former husband Johnny Depp in summer time 2022, throughout which there have been stories that she can be minimize from The Misplaced Kingdom.
Amber Heard testified in the course of the trial that she had been given a “very pared-down model” of her function in Aquaman 2.
The actress claimed her character’s half in The Misplaced Kingdom had been slashed and that she needed to “battle” to remain within the film as its producers “didn’t wish to embody” her within the movie.
She added: “I used to be given a script. After which given new variations of the script that had taken away scenes that had motion in it, that depicted my character and one other character, with out giving spoilers away, two characters combating with each other.
“They mainly took a bunch out of my function. They only eliminated a bunch.”
he film’s director James Wan denied these claims, saying that the intention had at all times been for Heard to take a backseat within the sequel.
He mentioned: “I at all times pitched this to everybody from the get-go. The primary Aquaman was Arthur and Mera’s journey. The second film was at all times going to be Arthur and Orm [Aquaman’s brother, played by Patrick Wilson].
“So, the primary was a romance action-adventure film, the second is a bromance action-adventure film.”
Wan’s clarification didn’t cease some followers of Heard from claiming they might boycott the superhero sequel.
Within the days following the film’s launch, the actress took to Instagram to thank followers for his or her “overwhelming help”.
She mentioned: “In any case this time, Aquaman 2 made its splash (sorry, it’s too simple).
“Thanks to all of my followers for the overwhelming help and love in Mera’s AQ return. Thanks a lot.”