Before Amber Heard dated Johnny Depp - that has now ended and changed into a vicious backwards and forwards and quite a few home abuse claims - the Aquaman actress dated Tasya van Ree from 2008 to 2012. Possibly one in every of her longest relationships with a girl, Amber mentioned how telling her mother and father that she was bi-sexual was a tough one throughout a panel dialogue at South By Southwest Festival.
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"They did not know easy methods to course of it as a result of, for them, it was being thrown right into a binary system of processing it, damaging or optimistic," she said. "I'm from Austin, Texas. My dad is out of central casting Texan. Good Southern man and I used to be raised in a non secular residence."
She added: "And being an outspoken lesbian, atheist, vegetarian, I bear in mind once I advised them about my relationship, that I used to be in love with this girl, and initially of that it was simply tears, tears."
Amber defined how she refused to confess that her households difficulties had been affecting her as a result of she did not need to "show any negativity."
"Five years later, I used to be getting an award, and I requested my mother and father to drive out to Dallas," she stated. "My mother and father in 5 years, take a look at the journey. Attitudes and hearts can change."