The Australian actress Margot Robbie will interpret the role as Barbie in the debut movie of the famous doll with actors of meat and blood, to the jointly announced toy manufacturer Mattel and the study Warner Bros.
Barbie, who is celebrating her this year 60th anniversary of existence, It has already been the subject of some thirty animated films, none of which were presented in theaters.
The movie will be monitored by the new entity of the giant toys USA, Mattel Films, and co-produced by LuckyChap Entertainment, manufacturer of Margot Robbie.
self Mattel have diversified the models off Barbie with different colors of eyes, hair and skin, and has also offered more than a few various measures, the group has chosen a blonde woman with blue eyes and long hair for her big debut on the giant screen.
"I am very honored to have been entrusted with this role and to make a movie that I believe will have an extremely positive impact on children and audiences worldwide," she said in the statement. Robbie, which among other things was nominated for Oscar as best actress for his role in "I, Tonya " ("Yo, Tonya", 2017).
A total of more than one billion dolls Barbie has been sold since the presentation at the Toy Show New York, March 9, 1959.