Seven years earlier than Greta Gerwig‘s model of Barbie premiered, a film based mostly on the favored doll was already within the works at Sony, with the comic hooked up to the venture.
And whereas in 2017, she introduced she would not have the ability to star within the movie as a result of scheduling conflicts, earlier this yr, she revealed the actual motive behind her exit.
“I believe we stated it was scheduling conflicts,” she stated throughout a June episode of Watch What Happens Live. “That is what we stated. However it actually was similar to, artistic variations. However there is a new crew behind it and it seems to be prefer it’s very feminist and funky, so I shall be seeing this film.”
The Trainwreck star’s sentiment echoes what she beforehand shared concerning the path she realized the venture was entering into.
“They undoubtedly did not wish to do it the best way I needed to do it, the one manner I used to be inquisitive about doing it,” she advised the Hollywood Reporter in March 2022.
Noting that she needed Barbie to be an “inventor,” she stated the studio had the concept that a creation of hers can be heels manufactured from Jell-O and later despatched her a pair of Manolo Blahniks.”
The concept that that is simply what each girl should need, proper there,” she stated, “I ought to have gone, ‘You’ve got received the incorrect gal.'”