'Get Out' star Daniel Kaluuya is turning his hand to an iconic children's TV character, and promising something out of the ordinary.
Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach have signed on to co-write Warner Bros.' "Barbie" movie, with Margot Robbie set to portray the iconic doll. Gerwig is also being eyed to direct, though no deal has yet closed. The studio had an eye on the duo to co-write the film since Warner Bros. closed a deal with […]
Margot Robbie has just signed on to portray the plastic fashion doll in the first live-action Barbie feature film.
Oscar-nominated actress Margot Robbie is attached to star in “Barbie,” Mattel’s feature film based on its globally recognized doll. Robbie is also on board to produce with Mattel president Robbie Brenner. The film was previously set up at Sony, but after the option passed, Mattel took back the rights. It’s now likely to head to […]
In what may be unexpected casting news, Amy Schumer has reportedly landed the lead role in the ‘Barbie’ movie. Sony are producing the live-action, PG-rated comedy adventure based on the long-running Mattel toyline. Given that the Barbie doll has long been controversial for promoting what some call unrealistic physical standards to young girls, the fuller-figured Schumer seems an unlikely choice for the role – but apparently this is part of what the ‘Barbie’ movie will be about.