Looks like Anne Hathaway is going to play Barbie in this new movie

scandal 27/07/2017

First of all how did we not know Barbie was getting her own live-action movie!?!

So go find your old Ken Dolls, Pink convertblesi and get ready to watch the movie your inner child has always wanted.

Amy Schumer was originally meant to be taking up the role that so many actors would obviously wish for but had to drop out because the filming didn't fit with her schedule.

Sadly, I’m no longer able to commit to [playing] Barbie due to scheduling conflicts, The film has so much promise, and Sony and Mattel have been great partners. I’m bummed, but look forward to seeing Barbie on the big screen

And we finally might know who's going to be taking up her spot with Anne Hathaway!

According to Variety, Sony is in talks with Anne about talking over the lead role but atm the casting is premature as scheduling arrangements have not been worked out and there is no deal as yet.

By the looks of it Amy Schumer is just as excited as us about the new Barbie: