Entertainment Turns Out, Barbie Has Found Her Ken: Ryan Gosling Set To Join Margot Robbie In Live-Action Film
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Come on Barbie, let's go party—it looks like Ryan Gosling is all set to join Margot Robbie onscreen in the upcoming Barbie live action film.
As per, Gosling is in final negotiations to star in the production as Ken, the blonde children's doll's love interest, almost three years after the film adaptation was announced. However, their coupledom wasn't set in the stars, with the outlet claiming that initially declined an offer for the role, but after the studio persisted that they'd only go ahead with the film if he joins the cast—and as a result delaying the film from being filmed—Gosling suddenly found "an opening in his schedule" and signed on for the film.
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While her part as Barbie has us more than excited, Robbie is also taking on the role of co-producer under her LuckyChap Entertainment production company, alongside Little Women and Ladybird's Greta Gerwig, who will serve as the film's director.
Earlier in 2021, Robbie spoke honestly about her role in the project in, admitting that "people generally hear 'Barbie' and think, 'I know what that movie is going to be,' and then they hear that Greta Gerwig is writing and directing it, and they're like, 'Oh, well, maybe I don't,'"
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Robbie also noted that the role comes with "a lot of baggage," adding, "but with that come a lot of exciting ways to attack it."
In a December interview with, the Suicide Squad star revealed that the Barbie movie will be "a little left of center," and will hopefully "provoke thoughtful conversation" among viewers.
"Something like Barbie where the IP, the name itself, people immediately have an idea of, 'Oh, Margot is playing Barbie, I know what that is,' but our goal is to be like, 'Whatever you're thinking, we're going to give you something totally different—the thing you didn't know you wanted.'"
And while fans are more than thrilled for the upcoming film, the announcement of Gosling's role as Ken, has garnered mixed reactions online, with many expressing their excitement while others sharing their disapproval.
Expected to begin filming next year, the live-action film has a slated release for 2023.
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