Ryan Gosling says there’s more Barbie fun ahead for fans.
At the Los Angeles premiere of his new Netflix action movie The gray man On Wednesday, the 41-year-old actor teased his excitement for his upcoming comedy with co-star Margot Robbie, in which he plays a live-action version of the iconic Ken doll.
When PEOPLE asked what it was like to ‘break the internet’ with playful online reactions to his photo reveal as Ken, he joked: ‘Well the internet has been trying to break me for years. gave me no other choice.”
Gosling continued, “We had so much fun making this movie and it was nice to see everyone starting to have as much fun as we did. I can’t wait for the movie to come out and keep it going.”
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Pictures from Warner Bros. Ryan Gosling as Ken in Barbie (2023)
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The actor also opened up about his experience doing The gray man with co-stars Chris Evans, Ana de Armas and Régé-Jean Page. He said he felt like the “new guy” on set since Evans worked with the Russo Brothers directors (Anthony Russo and Joseph Russo) on Marvel movies.
“Not just Chris and the Russos, but this whole team has been working together for so long it’s such a well-oiled machine,” Gosling said. “I was definitely the new guy, but I was just in the game and couldn’t have picked a better team to do it.”
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“The whole environment is very collaborative. It’s very inclusive and I think because brothers are brothers, it’s just inherently collaborative. It’s like everyone is in, the best idea wins,” a- he added. “It’s a very good atmosphere.”
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According to an official synopsis, “The Gray Man is CIA agent Court Gentry (Gosling), aka Sierra Six. Pulled from a federal penitentiary and recruited by its handler, Donald Fitzroy (Billy Bob Thornton), Gentry was once an agent highly skilled. , Agency-sanctioned Death Dealer.”
“But now the tables have turned and Six is the target, hunted across the globe by former CIA henchman Lloyd Hansen (Evans), who will stop at nothing to take him down. Agent Dani Miranda (of Armas) has his He will need it.
The gray man debuts on Netflix on July 22.