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Meet Ken!  Barbie star Ryan Gosling shows off her chiseled chest

Meet Ken! Barbie star Ryan Gosling shows off her chiseled chest

Meet Ken! First look at Barbie star Ryan Gosling as he shows off his chiseled chest and bleached hair to transform into the beloved doll

  • A first look at Ryan Gosling as the famous Ken doll was released on Wednesday
  • He stars alongside Margot Robbie in the Barbie Live-Action Movie
  • Margot, 31, plays the titular doll while Ryan, 41, stars as her counterpart
  • The film is directed by independent filmmaker Greta Gerwig

Ryan Gosling has been pictured for the first time as Mattel’s beloved Ken doll as he prepares to star alongside Margot Robbie in the live-action Barbie movie.

On Wednesday, the Oscar-nominated actor was seen showing off his tanned, chiseled chest in a cropped denim jacket and bleached white hair for the fictional role.

The first look at Ryan, 41, was released by Warner Bros. via a tweet simply with the title of the film and a release date of July 21, 2023, which had already been revealed when they shared the first image of Margot, 31, as Barbie in April.

Meet Ken!  First look at Barbie star Ryan Gosling as he shows off his chiseled chest and bleached hair to transform into the beloved doll

Meet Ken! First look at Barbie star Ryan Gosling as he shows off his chiseled chest and bleached hair to transform into the beloved doll

Ryan is known for his serious acting work in acclaimed films such as Drive, Blade Runner 2049, Blue Valentine and Half Nelson.

Sporting a nerdy smile and white underwear branded with his character’s name, Ken’s role certainly seems like a left turn for the comedian.

Admittedly, Twitter seemed to agree as moviegoers took to the microblogging site to react to the startling image of Ryan showing off his buff body.

Little Women and Ladybird director Greta Gerwig is directing the project and penned the script for the film with her longtime partner Noah Baumbach.

Double take: Ryan, 41, is the spitting image of Mattel's beloved doll

Inspiration: A 1993 version of the iconic doll is pictured above

Double take: Ryan, 41, is the spitting image of beloved Mattel doll (pictured right)

Stunning: The 31-year-old Australian actress looked absolutely iconic driving a classic pink Chevrolet Corvette past what looked like the Barbie Mansion

Stunning: The 31-year-old Australian actress looked absolutely iconic driving a classic pink Chevrolet Corvette past what looked like the Barbie Mansion

The film features an all-star cast including Will Ferrell, Issa Rae, Simu Liu, Kate McKinnon, America Ferrera, Michael Cera and Alexandra Shipp.

A synopsis on IMDB of the upcoming film reads, “A doll living in ‘Barbieland’ is kicked out for not being perfect enough and embarks on a real-world adventure.” A live-action feature film based on the popular Barbie line of toys.

Margot is long planned play the world’s most iconic fashion doll in a live-action movie and in December 2020 she vowed to give audiences “something totally different”.

First reactions: Fans flooded social media as they responded to the first look at Ryan

First reactions: Fans flooded social media as they responded to the first look at Ryan

Opting for something “a little left-of-center”, when it comes to its portrayal of the Mattel doll, the project will be produced by her LuckyChap Entertainment Company whose motto is “If it ain’t f**k, yeah , that’s a no”. ‘

Speaking to The Hollywood Reporter about the project, Robbie said: “Something like Barbie where the IP, the name itself, people immediately have an idea of ​​’Oh Margot is playing Barbie, I know what that is. is.

“But our goal is to say, ‘Whatever you think, we’re going to give you something totally different – ​​the thing you didn’t know you wanted.

The Live-Action Barbie Movie is set to be released on July 21, 2023.

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