Hollywood star Margot Robbie is in talks to star in a movie based on the famous doll Barbie. A film has been in development for years on the same however the makers could not wrap up anything and things didn’t go as planned, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Sony was supposed to direct the movie, however Warner Brothers has now taken over the project and are trying to get Margot Robbie on board.
The project Barbie was first announced in 2014 and actor and comedian Amy Schumer was chosen to star in the film. However, Amy Schumer quit the role of the project as she was having problems with dates. The film was supposed to represent the character with more feminist appeal. After Amy Schumer quit the film, there were rumors that Anne Hathaway would feature in the film, however that did not happen as well.
The movie was supposed to release on August 8, 2018. But the date was pushed to May 8, 2020 and Sony transferred the original rights back to the toy making company Mattel. And now looks like Mattel has found a new partner to collaborate with in Warner Bros. The Hollywood Reporter also says that Wonder Woman Director Patty Jenkins might be brought on board to helm the project with Warner Bros.
Margot Robbie will soon be seen in Mary Queen of Scots and yes the actor is currently working on Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. Apart from this Margot Robbie has also been in the Suicide Squad and she is also in talks of a standalone Harley Quinn movie which would be titled as the Birds Of Prey well the actor has a big lists of projects well we just have to wait and watch the what the actor really produces for us in all her different projects.