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Amber Heard's Mera costume from 'Aquaman' looks like she swam right out of the comic book

Amber Heard and director James Wan were showing off Thursday with first-day shots of the actress as Mera in "Aquaman." 

"Lady MERA swept in from the sea. First day with the exquisite Amber Heard," tweeted Wan, who began filming of the flick starring Heard and Jason Momoa on May 2. The "Furious 7" helmer credited still photographer Jasin Boland for the shot.

Heard chimed in: "Over a year of prep, 6 months of training, & countless hrs of denying myself pleasure, aka donuts, has led to this moment: Day 1," the actress wrote on Twitter, posting a shot of herself in the makeup chair, kicking back and reading an Aquaman comic before getting into costume.

Heard will first hit screens as Mera in "Justice League," which is set to open in November and is directed by Zack Snyder, an "Aquaman" executive producer and director of "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice," "300" and "Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole."

"I would love to capture the fun spirit of high-sea adventures, treasure hunts, sea monsters," Wan told The Times last year. "That’s the spirit that I’m going for. Swashbuckling."

Look down, and see if you think he's heading toward hitting that mark. 

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