Barbie, the film that will bring the iconic doll to the big screen in live action, is scheduled for release on July 21, 2023, and fans are already excited. This feature film is directed by Oscar-nominated filmmaker Greta Gerwig (Little Women (94%), Lady Bird (97%)), who co-wrote the screenplay with Noah Baumbach (Marriage Story (98%), De Palma (95%) ) and has an all-star cast that includes Margot Robbie as Barbie, Ryan Gosling as Ken, Kate McKinnon, Alexandra Shipp, America Ferrera, Simu Liu, Hari Nef, Michael Cera, Ncuti Gatwa, and Will Ferrell.
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This long-awaited film from Mattel Films and Warner Bros. began development in London in early 2021, and new photos of it were recently revealed. margot robbie like Barbie on the movie set. The actress wears an amazing pink ensemble, with flared pants full of stars, which undoubtedly transmit a certain eighties vibe. You can see the photos below:
In mid-May, a renowned journalist from Times reported that in the film, we will see more than one Barbie and one Ken, which has the public quite intrigued. In addition to having margot robbie like the popular doll, Issa Rae Y Hari Nef They will play alternate versions of the character. Likewise, Ryan Gosling will not be the only Ken in history, since Simu Liu Y Ncuti Gatwa they also prepare to bring the character to life.
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Although at the beginning, few people had faith in this Barbie live action, the public has begun to be quite interested in the project, since it has an acclaimed director and a first-rate cast. In 2021, Margot He said that assuming the role of the beloved toy would not be easy, since its popularity is so great that it makes it a great challenge. These were the words of the actress:
It comes with a lot of baggage…and a lot of nostalgic connections. But with that comes a lot of exciting ways to approach it. People usually listen to ‘Barbie’ and think, ‘I know what that movie is going to be,’ and then they hear that Greta Gerwig is writing and directing it, and they’re like, ‘Oh, well, maybe not.’
Although there is more than a year to go before the arrival of Barbie to movie theaters, the emotion and expectation that the film is generating in the public is already abundant. At the moment, there are no more details of the film in general and its plot remains a mystery. However, it is known that the story will focus on the characters of robby Y Goslingof whom the first images characterized as Barbie and Ken have already been seen.
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