Barbie, the favorite Mattel doll on the market returns to the screens but 100% in human and under the wing of Sony Pictures who decided to acquire the rights to the company to prepare a film that is a reference in principle and then passed into the hands of Warner Bros Pictures.
First of all, it is worth clarifying that several artists were called for the role but that for various reasons they have not been able to specify the long-awaited character of the children’s field. Some of them who became known are Amy Schumer and then Anne Hathaway who began to recreate it but later abandoned it.
Now there is a new protagonist who has already shown some of the first images linked to the shooting and she is Margot Robbie who at the time has been the figure of Birds of Prey by putting herself in the shoes of Harley Quinn.
What can be known about this new character?
The actress confided to the digital magazine Harper’s Bazaar that her role will instill: “In confidence, curiosity, communication during childhood and empowerment in the various genders of identity by imagining each one either in a position more than princess, prince even President. Although I cannot reveal the plot of Barbie, I am very honored to take on the role and produce a film that will have a huge impact on children and adults alike.”
Barbie Live Action is directed by Greta Gerwig (Little Women) and co-written by her partner Noah Baumbach (Mistress America).
The character of Barbie will go through 3 generational stages, which is why the actresses Issa Rae and Hari Nef will also be in the game, while the heartthrob Ken (played first by Ryan Gosling) will also have two others for the role and they are Simu Liu and Ncuti Gatwa.
The remaining cast list includes Michael Cera, America Ferrera, Kate McKinnon, Ariana Greenblatt, Will Ferrell, Emma Mackey, Alexandra Shipp, Kingsley Ben – Adir, Saoirse Ronan, Emerald Fennell, Rhea Perlman, Scott Evans and Connor Swindells.
While you wait for the premiere you can enjoy the children’s catalog that Netflix incorporated in which you will find the films of the franchise from classic to the latest releases
The movies that you can enjoy for children to see are:
- barbie spy squad
- barbie princess adventure
- Barbie: The Princess and the Commoner
- barbie butterfly
- barbie and the princess school
- Barbie Fairytopia
- The princess and the pop star
- barbie and the secret of the fairies
- Barbie Mermaidia
- barbie mermaid adventure
- Barbie Rock ‘n Royals
- Barbie and the 12 Dancing Princesses
Write them down and make sure you have a good plan!