Anne Hathaway in Talks to Star in Live-Action ‘Barbie’ Film, Replacing Amy Schumer

It looks like the live-action Barbie film has found its new star. Production on the film was announced late last year with comedian Amy Schumer cast in the main title role.  Schumer's casting in the role received a considerable amount of backlash via the internet though, she kept a positive and progressive attitude through it all.  Earlier this year, however, Schumer unexpectedly and suddenly dropped out of the film citing scheduling and filming conflicts leaving the film without a Barbie. Earlier this week, news broke that Oscar-winning actress Anne Hathaway may be...

Amy Schumer drops out of Live-Action “Barbie” Film

Our favorite funny girl, Amy Schumer, is sadly dropping her latest film project- a live-action Barbie film. Back in December, when Schumer took the role, she faced a lot of backlash. And she handled it in the best way possible. "I am strong and proud of how I live my life and say what I mean and fight for what I believe in and I have a blast doing it with the people I love. Where’s the shame? It’s not there. It’s an illusion," she responded on Instagram. The film is slated to address...

Amy Schumer Cast In Live-Action ‘Barbie’ Film

She's a Barbie girl in a Barbie world. Actress and comedienne Amy Schumer is in negotiations to star in the upcoming live-action Barbie film from Sony Pictures. According to Deadline, the plot of the film is as follows: Schumer will play a character in who lives in Barbieland, but gets kicked out because she's not perfect enough and does not fit the mold. She then goes on an adventure in the real world and by the time she returns to Barbieland to save it, she has gained the realization that...