After humiliation within the court, Amber Heard is now going through ostracism in Hollywood.
“Did Amber ever truly paintings in Hollywood?” one Hollywood manufacturer sniffed to Page Six.
“What else has she truly been in rather then the ‘Aquaman’ film? I don’t assume she used to be ever truly a sizzling price ticket — Johnny made her fascinating.”
Known for her Hitchcock-blonde appears, Heard used to be hardly ever a family title when she attached with Johnny Depp at the set of “The Rum Diaries” in 2011.
Now we all know who she is — simply now not in the best way she sought after.
This week, a jury present in prefer of Depp after a six-week defamation trial that gripped the globe — discovering Heard had acted in malice when she wrote in a 2018 Washington Post essay about having been abused, and awarding Depp $10 million in compensatory damages.
Afterward, when Depp posted a observation on social media announcing the jury “gave me my lifestyles again,” celebrities who appreciated it incorporated Zoe Saldana, Emma Roberts, Gemma Chan, Taika Waititi, Jennifer Aniston, Henry Golding, Riley Keough and LaKeith Stanfield. Hollywood looked as if it would have grew to become on Heard, who claimed she used to be a sufferer of home abuse through Depp, even prior to the trial used to be over.
“Believe all girls … except for Amber Heard,” Chris Rock cracked all over a May stand-up look.
“I haven’t any doubt Johnny will emerge along with his just right title and lovely middle printed to the sector,” Depp’s “Dark Shadows” co-star Eva Green posted to Instagram on May 19.
As for Heard making her personal again again in Tinseltown, one high-placed studio supply advised Page Six: “I feel it’s going to be very onerous for her.”
Even some folks she as soon as regarded as improve have fallen away.
Sources advised Page Six that Heard is now not on the subject of her former boyfriend Elon Musk.
In a witness observation, Jennifer Howell, a chum of Heard’s more youthful sister Whitney Henriquez and her overdue mother Paige, mentioned that Paige — who died in 2020, at age 63 — had advised her that Musk used to be suing the actress over embryos they’d created in combination.
In a observation noticed through Page Six, Howell, Henriquez’s former employer at charity The Art of Elysium, claimed: “Paige advised me that Amber mentioned Elon used to be controlling, abusive and that she used to be in a felony combat with him over the rights to embryos they’d created in combination. He sought after to wreck them, and Amber attempted to stay them to have a toddler.”
Heard welcomed her daughter Oonagh Paige by the use of surrogate in April 2021. Although she has now not publicly named the lady’s father, there’s no proof that it’s the Tesla wealthy person. Musk used to be unavailable for remark.
The SpaceX boss used to be additionally named on Heard’s witness record for the trial, however by no means testified. Although assets advised The Post that Heard and Musk had some more or less falling out, Musk overdue ultimate month tweeted of Heard and Depp: “I’m hoping they each transfer on. At their ideal, they’re each and every unbelievable.”
During the trial, a few of Heard’s former pals testified for her (despite the fact that James Franco used to be at the witness record, he didn’t). Her ex-best buddy and roommate, Raquel Pennington, mentioned she used to be “scared” for Heard as she mentioned Heard “incessantly needed to quilt bruises and accidents to her face with make-up.”
But in her taped deposition, Pennington she and the actress hadn’t spoken in a minimum of six month, having grown aside after a Thanksgiving argument that grew to become violent.
“I sought after to spend extra time with folks in my lifestyles and prioritize different relationships,” Pennington mentioned at the tape that performed in courtroom.
“I wouldn’t believe her now not a chum,” she added. “We don’t talk. We don’t seem to be enemies.”
But this most effective brought about Depp’s legal professional, Camille Vasquez, to inform the jury on the finish of the trial: “This is a lady who burns bridges. Her shut pals don’t display up for her. You could have spotted that nobody confirmed up for Ms. Heard on this court rather then her sister … each different witness who traveled to Virginia for her used to be a paid skilled.”
While Heard has a small, tight-knit workforce of woman pals, it’s additionally been some time since she lived in Los Angeles, having moved to a six-acre Mojave Desert property she purchased in 2019.
Her workforce comprises her sister, former female friend Bianca Butti and Scottish journalist Eve Barlow.
Butti used to be relationship Heard when the actress become a mother, despite the fact that assets mentioned that Heard made the verdict to be her daughter’s sole guardian.
After the decision, the cinematographer wrote on Instagram, “Amber is any person I’m thankful to name a chum and nobody, who stands as much as talk the reality must be handled like this. My middle is going out to her all over those tough instances. No topic what occurs #istandwithamberheard.”
Barlow, who used to be banned from the Fairfax, Va., court for allegedly texting and tweeting from the entrance row, tweeted that she would “at all times” have Heard’s again.
Depp used to be noticed this week celebrating his victory whilst on a live performance excursion with guitarist Jeff Beck in the United Kingdom and has not too long ago been connected to a reunion along with his previous buddy, director Tim Burton, for “Beetlejuice 2.”
“Johnny will certainly paintings once more,” mentioned the studio supply. “Amber can paintings once more, [but] I’d assume it’s going to be extra the indie direction. I’m simply now not certain studios need the legal responsibility of operating together with her.”
Although Heard is taking break day to be together with her daughter, she is slated to seem in two motion pictures: “Run Away With Me,” for which no different forged has been introduced, and “In the Fire,” through which Heard is essentially the most well known title.
During the trial, Depp testified that it used to be he who helped win his ex-wife the largest function of her occupation, as Mera in Aquaman, however mentioned he later warned the studio about her when he knew issues have been “going to finally end up unsightly” after their break up.
According to the actor, Heard used to be taken with taking pictures the movie on location in Australia, given her earlier felony problems there. In 2016, she used to be prosecuted for illegally bringing her canine into the rustic. The fees have been in the end dropped, however fearing the studio at the back of the film, Warner Bros., would nonetheless have reservations about casting her, Depp mentioned he made telephone calls to them on her behalf.
“She requested if I’d — I had a multi-film care for Warner Bros., so we’d been in trade in combination, so I knew those folks — talk to them,” Depp testified. “I made a telephone name, and I spoke to a few higher echelon Warner executives: Kevin Tsujihara, Sue Kroll, Greg Silverman.”
In some other embarrassing second, DC Films leader Walter Hamada testified that the studio regarded as shedding her from “Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom” because of her “loss of chemistry” with co-star Jason Momoa (who, this week, appreciated post-verdict statements from each Heard and Depp on social media).
After the decision, Heard’s legal professional Elaine Bredehoft mentioned that Heard could be submitting an attraction.
When requested at the “Today” display whether or not Heard has the cash to pay the $10.35 million awarded to Depp, Bredehoft mentioned Thursday: “Oh, no, completely now not.”
The high-profile courtroom combat has left the actress hurting for money, in keeping with assets, together with one that additionally positioned the blame on Heard’s previous lavish spending on go back and forth, garments, items and wine.
Multiple assets mentioned the famous person needed to transfer felony illustration and her PR workforce, and is now depending on her house owners insurance coverage to hide the price of her present legal professionals within the case.
As The Post famous this week, assets mentioned the invoice for Heard’s legal professional has most commonly been footed through The Travelers Companies underneath phrases of the actress’s insurance coverage.
A vp of the insurance coverage company, Pamela Johnson, used to be noticed within the Fairfax, Virginia, courtroom with Heard a couple of instances during her trial. Neither Johnson nor Travelers returned calls.
An onlooker within the court advised Page Six: “After the decision, Amber were given up and stormed off. Her sister Whitney used to be sitting within the entrance row and he or she were given up and crossed the barricade and went out together with her.”
Another film insider mentioned of Heard: “The majority of folks assume she has taken benefit of the #MeToo motion and subsequently it’s a perilous direction for any person to rent her. She confirmed no contrition even if issues unravelled in courtroom.”