Zack Snyder’s Justice League reopened the books for the DC Comics superheroes this month. Not solely did every of the characters get one other alternative to shine, in addition they obtained some new storylines tacked on on the finish of the film. The movie’s last scenes confirmed Batman (performed by Ben Affleck) main a gaggle of warrior, together with Mera (Heard), throughout a struggle-torn Gotham whereas avoiding a corrupt Superman (Henry Cavill).
The ex-spouse of Johnny Depp was final featured in 2018’s billion-greenback field workplace hit Aquaman, which chronologically takes place lengthy after Justice League.
Mera’s new scenes show her brandishing the trident of her no longer alive lover, Aquaman (Jason Momoa), whereas declaring she would struggle Superman for killing her lover.
In the leaked plans for Snyder’s sequel Mera was an integral a part of Batman’s plan to battle off the evil Kryptonian, so Heard would have had a lot bigger components in the way forward for the DCEU.
Heard not too long ago posted a picture of herself within the Mera outfit and commented on her surprising return to display screen.
Breaking her silence on Instagram, Heard wrote: “Seeing all of your pleasure across the launch of Justice League @snydercut and the return of Mera. I get a sword and a crown? I’m in.”
Although Heard is worked up to reprise her position, it’s unlikely followers will see Mera proceed her journey alongside Batman.
The revamped Justice League movie adopted a fan marketing campaign that known as for the director’s authentic imaginative and prescient, however Snyder could not get a possibility to make extra movies in his cinematic universe.
Speaking to IGN earlier this month, he mentioned: “The actuality is, so far as I do know, there isn’t any curiosity and or urge for food to do extra of those motion pictures from Warner Bros, with me anyway.”
Mera shall be making a return within the upcoming Aquaman sequel, nonetheless, regardless of rumours she had been sacked from the position.
The untitled film at present has a launch slate of 2022 and can progress Arthur Curry’s character as the brand new ruler of Atlantis.
Last yr Heard commented on returning to the sequence, telling Entertainment Weekly: “I’m tremendous excited in regards to the quantity of fan love and the quantity of fan appreciation that Aquaman has acquired.
“And that it has garnered a lot pleasure for Aquaman and Mera that it means we’ll be coming again. I’m so excited to movie that.”
Heard has been extraordinarily busy over the previous yr following a protracted court docket case in opposition to ex-husband Depp.
The Pirates of the Caribbean actor sued a British publication for dubbing him a “spouse-beater”.
Heard was introduced in to testify and supply proof in opposition to the actor.
The Edward Scissorhands star finally misplaced the case. This month he appealed the court docket’s resolution.
Last week it was introduced Depp wouldn’t be granted an enchantment for his case.
A spokesperson for Heard responded to this information on her Instagram account: “We are happy – however certainly not shocked – by the Court’s denial of Mr Depp’s utility for enchantment. The proof offered within the UK case was overwhelming and plain.
“To reiterate, the unique verdict was that Mr Depp beat Amber on no fewer than 12 events and was left in worry for her life. Mr Depp’s confused recollections, attributable to years of substance abuse, meant he was not a reputable witness to his personal actions.
“The verdict stands and British journalists can write – with out worry of authorized threats – that Mr Depp is categorically a spouse beater.”
Aquaman and Zack Snyder’s Justice League can be found to observe on NOW.