As production continues live Barbie film in the United Kingdom, Warner Bros. Pictures continues to expand its already established cast with the addition of three new actors. In accordance with Magazine PeopleEmmy nominee Issa RaeUnreliable) and Michael Cera (Scott Pilgrim vs the World) have joined leading stars Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling in the upcoming film adaptation of the iconic Mattel doll.
Meanwhile, Diversity brings word that Transparent Alum Hari Nef has also been selected for the film, which should hit theaters sometime next year. Further details about their characters are being kept under wraps for now.
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live action Barbie film hosted by Margot Robbieme, Tonya, Suicide Squad), who also acts as a producer through her LuckyChap banner. The project is directed by acclaimed director Greta Gerwig from a script she co-wrote with Noah Baumbach.
Ryan Gosling joins RobbieLa La Land) as Ken, America Ferrera (Unattractive Betty), Simu Liu (Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings), Kate McKinnon (Saturday night life), Ariana Greenblatt (Love and monsters), Alexandra Shipp (tick, tick… BOOM!), Emma McKee (sex education) and Will Ferrell as CEO of a toy company.
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The film is produced by LuckyChap’s Tom Ackerley and Mattel Films’ Robbie Brenner, along with Josie McNamara and Inon Kreutz. This marks Robbie’s final collaboration with Warner Bros. Pictures after starring as fan-favorite anti-hero Harley Quinn in the 2016 film. Suicide Squad2020s Predator birdsand 2021 Suicide Squad.