Amber Heard would only have less than 10 minutes on screen in the new Aquaman film

by Amber Heard her film career is already feeling the pressure of her high-profile libel lawsuit with ex-husband Johnny Depp.

The actress, 36, has a much smaller role in the Aquaman sequel, with its screen time under 10 minutes, said film journalist Grace Randolph.

“I hear #AmberHeard has less than 10 min of screen time in #Aquaman2“, tweeted Randoph.

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Amber Heard
Amber Heard is in the middle of a defamation lawsuit launched by her ex-husband Johnny Depp. (AP)

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TMZ also reported on the claims, but it’s still unclear if Heard’s minimal role in the new comic book movie is a recent development or has been the case since production began.

The film wrapped production in January, and director James Wan praised actor Jason Momoa in an Instagram post, but didn’t mention Heard, who had a starring role in the first film.

Momoa, who was involved in the promotional work for the film, did not mention Heard in any of his social media posts about Aquaman.

The last time Heard mentioned her role in the blockbuster was in October 2021. She posted a photo of her red hair, dressed as her character Mera.

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Meanwhile, a petition calling for Heard to be removed from the film altogether has reached nearly three million signatures.

“Do the right thing. Remove Amber Heard from Aquaman 2,” creator Jeanne Larson wrote on the Change.org Petitionlaunched in 2020.

AquamanThe release of has also been pushed back to March 2023 after COVID-related issues halted production.

Amber Heard played Mera in Aquaman.
Amber Heard plays the character of Mera in Aquaman. (IMDB)

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Heard has been locked in a bitter legal battle with ex-husband Johnny Depp, as he sues his ex-wife for defamation over an op-ed she wrote alleging she was the victim of domestic abuse.

Depp, who was married to Heard from 2015 to 2017, is seeking $50 million in damages.

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