Australian actor Margot Robbie will play the role of Barbie in the debut movie of the famous doll with meat and blood actors, Mattel announced and the Warner Bros. study.
BarbieCelebrating its 60th anniversary this year has already been the subject of animated films, none of which were presented in theaters.
The movie will be monitored by the new entity of the American toy giant, Mattel Films, and co-produced by LuckyChap Entertainment, producer of Margot Robbie.
self Mattel have diversified the models off Barbie With different colors of eyes, hair and skin, and also offered more than a few different measures, the group has chosen a blond 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."he said Robbie, which was, among other things, nominated for the Oscar as the best actress for his role in I, Tonya & # 39; (Yo, Tonya & # 39;, 2017).
A total of more than one billion dolls Barbie They have been sold since the presentation at the Toy Show in New York, March 9, 1959.