Earlier this week it was announced that Universal had somehow managed to acquire the rights to make a live-action Barbie movie. Yes, you heard that right – a live-action film based on the popular perfect-looking blonde bombshell of a doll. Obviously the actress who plays Barbie will have to bring her A-game, since the gal has been around since 1959. So which ladies are worthy enough to take on the iconic character? Here are five that might just get the job done, depending on the type of Barbie film Universal feels like shoveling into theaters.
Friday Five: Actresses Who Could Play Barbie
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