Amber Heard is the top-searched celebrity on Google in 2022

Amber Heard and Jonny Depp

Amber Heard is the most googled celebrity in 2022 following her high-profile case against Johnny Depp. She was married to Johnny Depp from 2015 to 2016 and Heard filed a restraining order against Depp afterward citing domestic violence which caught heavy media attention.

Meanwhile, Johnny Depp is in the second spot and he sued the actress for allegedly accusing him of domestic violence.

The late Queen Elizabeth II is in the third spot. Her passing and the funeral service attracted more searches in 2022.

Queen Elizabeth II

The American Footballer Tom Brady is in fourth place on the list. His retirement from National Football League and the separation from supermodel wife Gisele Bündchen received widespread attention from fans.

The former couple Gisele Bündchen and Tom Brady

Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson are in the 5th and 6th places respectively. The couple dated from late 2021 to August 2022. The duo broke up due to busy schedules and their high-profile appearance at the met gala 2022 caught major attention with Kim Kardashian wearing one of the dresses belonging to Marilyn Monroe.

Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson at the 2022 met gala

The Tesla Founder and the current Twitter CEO Elon Musk ranks 7th on the list. His highly publicized Twitter Takeover of $44 Billion secured him a spot on the list.

Elon Musk

After Slapping comedian Chris Rock on the Oscar stage at the 2022 Oscars, Will Smith received a huge backlash from the public and he was banned from attending all the Oscars events for 10 years.

Will Smith slapped Chris Rock after he made a joke about Jada Pinkett Smith’s hair.

Smith also received the Best Actor award at the Oscars 2022. These events brought Will Smith to the 8th spot on the list.

The Netflix science fiction series – Stranger Things and Enola Holmes actor Millie Bobby Brown is in the 9th spot.

Millie Bobby Brown

Two-time Emmy Award winner for Best Actress, Zendaya for her role in Euphoria is in the 10th spot. Her relationship with Spider-Man actor Tom Holland also attracted more people to search for her.