Ryan Gosling (La La Land) is rumored to be starring in the film Barbie directed by Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird) and she will play Ken. The actor is reportedly in final negotiations to play the Mattel character in the Warner Bros. film. directed by Gerwig who also co-wrote the project’s screenplay with Noah Baumbach (Marriage Story).
Based on Mattel’s popular doll franchise, this live-action Barbie film will be helmed by Margot Robbie (I, Tonya, The Suicide Squad), who is also the producer.
Although there are many rumors circulating, very little is known about Barbie’s plot. 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.
Barbie was originally developed by Sony Pictures over the last few years, with Amy Schumer and later Anne Hathaway as the main stars. But then the project was abandoned and taken over by Warner Bros. which began to intensively approach and negotiate with Mattel.
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.