Amber Laura Heard is a model and actress. She was born April 22, 1986. She was first cast in the movie Friday Night Lights. She grew up in Austin, Texas, so she knew first hand just how important football is around that area. She left high school her junior year to go pursue a future in modeling. She moved to New York and got a modeling contract. Later, she moved to Los Angeles so she could get into acting.
Heard is featured in two music videos. One of them is There goes my Life by Kenny Chesney. The other is Eisley’s I wasn’t Prepared. She is known for her sense of humor and the many antics she brings to the set. She will go to great lengths to get others involved so that she can pull of antics without any problems.
She owns several guns including rifles and hand guns. She loves to shoot at targets and even at small animals. She says growing up where she did, it was a very common past time. Her favorite is the .357 magnum that her father bought for her right before she moved to New York.
Heard says she appreciates the compliments she gets as a model and actress about her body. However, she wants people to know that she works hard for it. She watches what she eats and gets enough sleep. She also works out daily, and that can be hard to fit in at times. Yet she says it is all worth it at the end of the day.
She is also a fan of classic cars. She has a few in her collection, and hopes to see it grow over time. Her two favorite are the 1968 Mustang and 1967 Mercedes 250 SL. She loves to tinker with restoration and knows her way around an engine thanks to the hours spent in the garage with her dad.
She met actor Johnny Depp while filming The Rum Diary in 2011, and they began living together the following year. They were married in a private civil ceremony at their home in Los Angeles on February 3, 2015. Heard filed for divorce from Depp on May 23, 2016.
She is involved in many activist groups that promote gay rights and to end slavery. She has admitted to having intimate relationships with both men and women – she loves who she loves regardless of gender. She was very open about her 4 ½ year relationship with female photographer Tasya van Ree.