Amy Schumer Gets Destroyed On Twitter After Being Cast To Play ‘Barbie’

Kaitlan Collins | White House Correspondent

Amy Schumer was heavily criticized after news broke that she was being considered to play Barbie in a new live-action version of the film by Sony.

Amy Schumer

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According to the Hollywood Reporter, the 35-year-old comedian is being considered so the film can “take a contemporary spin on beauty, feminism and identity.”

The decision to cast Schumer to play the iconic clue-eyed doll with impossibly perfect physical proportions was widely mocked on Twitter. (RELATED: Amy Schumer To Play Barbie In New Film)

Kaitlan Collins

White House Correspondent


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