Amy Schumer’s next movie role may see the actress, producer and comedian getting dolled up. The Trainwreck star is in converses with play a good Barbie in Sony’s real to life Barbie Barbie movie. Slated for the summer 2018 release, the long-simmering film is the first-ever live-action adaptation for the Mattel toy and will take the lead character as she is ousted from Barbieland for neglecting to meet the benchmark of flawlessness and compelled to go to this present reality, where she figures out how to grasp herself. Per The Hollywood Reporter, the film is intended to serve as a “contemporary spin on beauty, feminism, and identity,” issues Mattel has attempted many times to explore.
Essayist/maker Hilary Winston considered the original idea and screenplay however THR reports that Schumer and her sister, Inside Amy Schumer maker Kim Caramele, are relied upon to change the script. Walter F. Parkes, Laurie MacDonald, and Amy Pascal will produce the project, which is as yet looking for a director.