Lthey are fans barbie crying scandal, injustice… After being rejected golden globes, the most profitable film of the year, with an income of 1.28 billion euros, was not nominated in two main categories at the Oscars: the award for the best leading actor. Margot Robbieand the best director award for Greta Gerwig.
Enough to spoil the fun. Ryan Gosling, himself nominated for Best Supporting Actor, was one of the first to point out this glaring blunder. Like many Hollywood personalities : “I am extremely honored to be nominated (…) but there is no Ken or Barbie, and there is no movie barbie Without Greta Gerwig and Margot Robbie. To say I’m disappointed not to have been nominated in the respective categories would be an understatement. »
Barbie, an extraordinary phenomenon
But for Margot Robbie, there’s nothing to worry about. “There’s no reason to be sad when we measure our luck,” the Australian actress said at the SAG screening on Tuesday (January 30). It must be said that the film still received eight nominations, including the best film.
That didn’t stop the director from expressing his regret. “Obviously, I think Greta should be nominated as a director because what she did is a career-long feat, a once-in-a-lifetime thing,” continued the 33-year-old actor and producer. “But it’s been a terrible year for all films. »
And to emphasize the cultural phenomenon it has become barbie. “I think it’s bigger than us. Bigger than this movie, bigger than the world movie theater the same » 96e The Oscar ceremony will take place on March 10.