Amber Heard Cast in the Justice League Movie

By Maryann Yin Comment

Amber Heard (GalleyCat)Amber Heard has landed the role of the aquatic queen, Mera. According to Entertainment Tonight, Heard (pictured, via) will play this character in both the Justice League and the Aquaman movies.

Entertainment Weekly reports that shooting for Justice League Part One will begin next month. The theatrical release has been scheduled for November 2017. Zack Snyder, the director behind the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice film, will take the helm on this project.

Here’s more from USA Today: “Heard’s Mera makes the upcoming Justice League even more packed, which is already set Ben Affleck as Batman, Henry Cavill as Superman, Ezra Miller as The Flash, Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman, Ray Fisher as Cyborg, and Jason Momoa as Aquaman. But we are absolutely here for any and all female superheroes. Wonder Woman needs some company, you know?” (via Digital Spy)