Amber Heard’s Reportedly Very Happy About WB Backing Her Up In Recent Statement
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Aug 2, 2021 9:54 am2021-08-02T09:55:01-05:00
Amber Heard should be feeling pretty good right now. She’s reprising Mera in, which is currently shooting in the UK,. That’s despite a . This encompassed , as well as a blizzard of false rumors that , that , that , that , and so on and so forth.
There was a lot of sound and fury but, as they say, it turned out to signify nothing. Warner Bros. didn’t even consider recasting Mera and ignored all the drama. Producer Peter Safran was asked about the whole situation in a recent interview and said:
“You know, I don’t think that we’re ever gonna react to just pure fan pressure. You gotta do what you feel best for the movie, and we felt that if it’s James Wan and Jason Momoa, then it should be Amber Heard. That’s really what it was. One is not unaware of what’s going on in the Twitterverse, but that doesn’t mean that you have to react to it or take it as gospel or accede to their wishes. You have to do what you feel is right for the film, and that’s really where we landed on it, truthfully.”
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This has reportedly been music to Heard’s ears, as according to sources close to WGTC – the same ones who told us F9– she’s unsurprisingly very happy that Warner Bros. are backing her up on this. That support is by no means guaranteed, as Depp being fired from Fantastic Beasts is proof that there’s a limit to what studios will tolerate from their stars.
With the battle to get Amber Heard fired now lost, the. I’m skeptical whether this will have any effect on the movie’s box office performance, though there’s a couple of factors in play that may help. One is that the movie will release in the wake of Depp and Heard’s next major legal tussle in Virginia. This will see more of their dirty laundry aired in public and if Heard loses the case resentment against her may build.
Even so, do audiences in China really care about all this stuff? Somehow I doubt it.
Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom will hit theaters on December 16, 2022.