A new Barbie Trailer was released, showing viewers more of the titular character’s real-world journey.
The trailer depicts Margot Robbie’s Barbie becoming curious about the concepts of death and existence, leading her to enter the real world at Kate McKinnon’s Barbie’s request in order to learn more about life. She’s unexpectedly joined by Ryan Gosling’s Ken, causing the duo to wreak havoc as a couple of real-world, living toy characters.
Check out the new Barbie trailer below:
The Live-Action Barbie Movie is directed by Margot Robbie (I, Tonya, The Suicide Squad), who is also a producer through her LuckyChap banner. The project is directed by acclaimed filmmaker Greta Gerwig from a screenplay she co-wrote with Noah Baumbach.
Joining Robbie are Ryan Gosling (La La Land), America Ferrera (Ugly Betty), Simu Liu (Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings), Kate McKinnon (Saturday Night Live), Ariana Greenblatt (Love and Monsters), Alexandra Shipp (tick, tick…BOOM!), Emma Mackey (Sex Education), Issa Rae (Insecure), Michael Cera (Scott Pilgrim vs. the World), Hari Nef (Transparent), Will Ferrell, Helen Mirren, and more.
The film is produced by Tom Ackerly of LuckyChap and Robbie Brenner of Mattel Films, as well as Josey McNamara and Ynon Kreiz. This marks Robbie’s final collaboration with Warner Bros. Pictures after starring as fan-favorite anti-hero Harley Quinn in 2016’s Suicide Squad, 2020’s Birds of Prey and 2021’s The Suicide Squad.