With Greta Gerwig Barbie, Margot Robbie performs Barbie. Kate McKinnon additionally performs Barbie (technically Bizarre Barbie), as do Issa Rae (President Barbie), Hari Nef (Physician Barbie), Alexandra Shipp (Author Barbie), Emma Mackey (Physicist Barbie), Sharon Rooney (Lawyer Barbie), Dua Lipa (Barbie mermaid), Nicola Coughlan (Barbie diplomat), Ana Cruz Kayne (Barbie decide), Ritu Arya (Barbie journalist), and so forth. That is a whole lot of Barbies (and Kens), however there’s one factor that connects them, moreover the truth that they’re all known as Barbie: they’ve Barbie Power, as Robbie mentioned. vogue.
“Gal Gadot is the power of Barbie,” she defined. “As a result of Gal Gadot is so extremely lovely, however you do not hate her for being so lovely, as a result of she’s so genuinely honest, and he or she’s so enthusiastically lovable, it is nearly corny. It is like simply earlier than being a jerk.
Robbie additionally revealed the podcast that helped her play Barbie.
“I used to be like, Greta, I’ve to proceed this complete character journey. And Greta was like, Oh, I’ve a extremely good podcast for you guys. Gerwig despatched Robbie an episode of This American Life, a couple of girl who doesn’t introspect herself. “Have you learnt how you have got a voice in your head on a regular basis?” Robby mentioned. “This girl, she does not have that voice in her head.”
If Robbie does not win an Oscar for Barbieit is as a result of Gerwig ought to have despatched him an episode of Doughboys as an alternative.
The voice in my head tells me Barbie releases July 21. Additionally that I’ve to select up a prescription at CVS, however particularly the Barbie factor.