June 17, 2024 2:42 pm

Barbie’s Margot Robbie Knew the Film Would Be a Billion-Dollar Blockbuster When She Pitched it to Warner Bros.
Barbie’s Margot Robbie Knew the Film Would Be a Billion-Dollar Blockbuster When She Pitched it to Warner Bros.

Barbie’s Margot Robbie Knew the Film Would Be a Billion-Dollar Blockbuster When She Pitched it to Warner Bros.

As it turns out, Margot Robbie can foresee the future. And the actor is celebrating all the way to the bank because Barbie has become the highest-grossing film of her career. Over its third weekend in theaters, the adaptation of the Mattel doll crossed the billion-dollar mark at the global box office. But even back when Robbie first pitched the project to Warner Bros. Studios, she had a hunch Barbie could reach $1 billion.

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​The Barbie star realized the money-making potential of Greta Gerwig’s film from the very beginning. Read More