Ryan Gosling as Kane leaked from Greta Gerwig's 'Barbie' movie photo
Blonde hair? Check. Eight-pack abs? Check. Sleeveless stone-washed denim jacket? Check.
Anyone who survived the ’80s knows the look, and Ryan Gosling pulls it off
perfectly in the first image of him as “Ken” from
, Warner Bros.’ Greta Gerwig-directed Mattel movie.
has been in development for quite some time, initially at Sony with Anne Hathaway and Amy
Schumer circling the lead role before the project segued to Warner Bros. It also features Will Ferrell,
Simu Liu, America Ferrera, Kate McKinnon, Michael Cera, Issa Rae also starring. Gerwig and Noah Baumbach
co-wrote the screenplay. Little is known about the plot, but given Gerwig’s track record as a director,
one can expect that this won’t be your typical take on the iconic doll’s story.
Barbie will hit theaters July 21, 2023, the studio said today during its CinemaCon session in Las Vegas.