‘Justice League’ News: Amber Heard Returns as Mera The Queen of Atlantis[VIDEO]By Sarene Mae Butao, UniversityHerald Reporter
Amber Heard will be returning into the big screen as Mera the Queen of Atlantis in the Justice League. DC Comics have released the first photo of Heard wearing the full costume for her role. On Wednesday, this intricate bodysuit with green scales all-over it, and a large headpiece was reveaed for the first time.
Justice League director Zack Snyder has also shared this photo on his Twitter account on Oct. 12. He captioned the photo: 'Saw this hydrokinetic vision come out of the sea and snapped photo with my Leica'. Since Heard's divorce with Johnny Depp, this role will be Heard's major role. Even though this character is just a support role in the film; it will be involved into a blossoming romance with Jason Momoa's Aquaman character. However, the upcoming movie Aquaman by James Wan will feature her on a bigger role, IGN reported.
The movie "Justice League" will also have Ben Affleck as Batman, Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman, Henry Cavill as Superman, Ezra Miller as The Flash, Ray Fisher as Cyborg, and J.K. Simmons as Commissioner Gordon. According to an interview of ET Online with Ben Affleck, he shared about his anticipation on how the film will be received by fans. Justice League is a highly-anticipated superhero flick as of this time.
Affleck was quoted to have said in one word that it is fun. He hopes that fans will like it. The film has already wrapped-up its production last week in the U.K. It gave Snyder another chance to entice fans with a behind-the-scenes video of the production. He posted on Twitter last October 7 saying that it was the last day of filming while giving thanks to all people who were involved in the project.Justice League will be released in theaters on Nov. 17, 2017.