Greta Gerwig unveils how she decided to cast Ryan Gosling in the role of ‘Ken’

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The role of Ken in Barbie was also offered to Dan Levy from Schitts Creek
The function of Ken in Barbie was additionally supplied to Dan Levy from ‘Schitt’s Creek’

Greta Gerwig lastly unveiled how she determined to take Ryan Gosling on-board for the function of Ken in Barbie.

Greta admitted that she noticed Ryan on the Saturday Night time Dwell (SNL) and since then, she was desirous to solid to him as Ken.

The director added: “You realize these actors you possibly can… simply form of really feel that they know what’s humorous, and I all the time felt that about him.”

“After which I am an enormous fan of all of his SNLs, I all the time thought he was nice on SNL… He did ‘Man That Simply Received a Boat’ on ‘Weekend Replace,’ and it is so good.”

The 39-year-old director revealed, throughout a chat in SmartLess podcast, that she wrote the character protecting The Pocket book actor in thoughts.

“We truly, in writing it, solid Ryan, like we wrote his title into the script and every part… and [Gosling’s name] was in all places.”

“After which once we handed them the script, the studio was like ‘Oh, it is so great that you recognize Ryan.’ And I used to be like, ‘Oh, I do not know Ryan. I’ve by no means met Ryan, I don’t know”, reported Leisure Weekly.

Greta Gerwig’s Barbie has lastly launched in theatres starring Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling in lead roles. The movie took the field workplace by a storm on its opening weekend.