Ryan Gosling addresses hypocrisy Barbie fans say they’ve “cared for Ken this whole time”.
In a new cover interview, the 42-year-old actor touched on the irony of people who love to play Ken in Greta Gerwig’s upcoming movie. GQ Published Wednesday.
“Suddenly, it was like, ‘No, we’ve been caring for Ken this whole time. No, you didn’t. You never did. You never cared,” Gosling said jokingly at the exit. Barbie has never had sex with Ken. That’s the point.”
“If you really care about Ken, you know nobody cares about Ken. That’s how your hypocrisy comes out,” he said. “That’s why his story has to be told.”
This LaLa Land The star added, “I care about this man now. I am like its representative. “Ken couldn’t come to receive this award, so I’m here to accept the award instead.” ”
When asked about stories by media like the New York Post about some fans disapproving of the cast, Gosling said: GQ“If people don’t want to play with my Ken, I would say there are other Kens to play with.”
“Funny, the idea of keeping these kinds of pearls like #notmyken. Like you thought about Ken before that? added.
Earlier in the interview, Gosling pointed out that Ken’s “job has been the beach” since the doll was first launched decades ago by toy company Mattel; Barbie.
Gosling’s promotion for the upcoming movie, which features Barbie (Margot Robbie) and Ken’s journey into the real world from Barbie Country, has garnered considerable media coverage, including its catchy uses of the phrase “Ken-ergy.”
The actor is a Warner Bros. at CinemaCon 2023 in April. “I only knew Ken from afar. I didn’t know Ken from the inside, and to be really honest, I doubted my Ken-ergy,” he told the audience during his presentation. “I didn’t see it, but Margot and Greta somehow woke me up.”
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“It was like I was living my life and then one day I was bleaching my hair and shaving my legs and wearing bespoke neon clothes and skating on Venice Beach,” he joked. “It felt like a slight reddish. Then I woke up one day and said, ‘Why are there fake tanners on my sheets? What just happened?’ ”
In addition to Gosling and Robbie, the cast Barbie It also includes America Ferrera, Michael Cera, Issa Rae, Rhea Perlman and Dua Lipa.
Barbie In theaters on July 21.