After recently getting MCU star Simu Lui to join the live-action film project Barbie, now the Warner Bros. back to get additional “ammo” new. According to a recent report from Deadline, Kate McKinnon is the latest star to join this film project. McKinnon will join Liu, America Ferrera, Ryan Gosling as Ken, and Margot Robbie in the main cast. Like Ferrera and Liu, McKinnon’s role remains a mystery today.
Barbie will reunite Margot Robbie with Kate McKinnon after they previously worked together on the 2019 drama Bombshell. McKinnon himself is best known for his appearance on Saturday Night Live where he has been a cast member on the popular sketch comedy show since 2012. will reunite with Ryan Gosling after previously being involved with SNL. MckKnnon will next be seen as Carole Baskin in the series Joe vs. Carole which premieres next month on Peacock.
The film is directed by Greta Gerwig based on a script she wrote with her longtime partner, Noah Buambach. The film itself will be based on the back story of the popular doll. Barbie production is expected to begin in early 2022 at Warner Brothers’ Leavesden Studios in London, and is expected to hit theaters sometime in 2023.
Although there are many rumors circulating, very little is known about the plot Barbie. A while ago, Margot Robbie teased that the film would be “something completely different – the thing you didn’t know you wanted”. Robbie LuckyChap’s production company behind the success Promising Young Woman provocative and innovative will produce this film. So, the dynamic combination of Gerwig and Robbie certainly promises a completely original story for the Mattel doll.
It is said to be a family comedy film that has a feel like splash, Big, and Enchantedproject live action it’s rumored to be about the country Barbie with perfection. However, among all that there is a woman who slowly realizes that she does not have the appropriate criteria in the country. He was eventually exiled from the land of Barbie and traveled to the real world. There he realized that being unique was both a gift and an asset.
FYI, Barbie is a well-known brand with sales of more than 3 million USD per year worldwide. The doll concept was first launched in 1959 by El Segundo. For more than 5 decades, Barbie dolls have had more than 150 characters, including royal princesses, presidents, mermaids, and movie stars.