Fans heard about the upcoming live action Barbie movie for ages, and while it seems a long time coming, the project is set to release in July next year. Starring Margot Robbie as Barbie and Ryan Gosling as Ken, the film is directed by none other than Greta Gerwig.
The film will be written by Gerwig and Noah Baumbach, and Robbie will also produce the film using his LuckyChap banner. The actress has made waves in the industry not only as a star of her films, but also as a producer.
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Now it looks like a childhood dream come true for many adults who grew up during the Barbie 90s era fever. With big names attached to the film, there’s no doubt that this is one of the biggest movies to come next year.
Robbie spoke about the film’s importance as a way to honor the loyal fanbase. The movie is something that audiences would think they know what it’s about, but they really don’t. Robbie promised it would be spectacular and something fans would never expect. The film will also feature Bridgertonby Nicola Coughlan, pop star diva Dua Lipa, ghost hunters‘Kate McKinnon, Hypermarketof America Ferrera, and Shang Chiis Simu Liu.
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Based on images that have been circulating online since production began, fans were treated to a glimpse of Robbie as the iconic Barbie in her blonde hair and hot pink car. In several other photos, she wore a full pink costume that absolutely screams Barbie.
On the other hand, Ken de Gosling surprised the audience after seeing the actor transform into a man doll with blond hair, tanned skin and wearing a denim vest. As usual, fans made several jokes about his look, while others called the actor “hot.”
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Greta Gerwig thrilled with fan reactions to Ryan Gosling’s Ken
In his interview with Variety, director Greta Gerwig is delighted with the audience’s reaction to Ken de Gosling. She also revealed that fans haven’t seen all of the looks they’ve prepared yet.
“I’m thrilled because that’s how I felt and what Margot felt and I’m thrilled everyone is showing that feeling. I’ll just say it’s one of many amazing looks.”
— Variety (@Variety) November 20, 2022
As promised, fans will see more whimsical and colorful costumes from Robbie and Gosling when the film premieres on July 21, 2023.
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