Simu Liu Might Join Warner Bros’ Barbie, Know More About Him

Simu Liu is in negotiations with Warner Bros’ Barbie. Speculations are high that he might join Margot Robbie, Ryan Gosling and American Ferrera in the Barbie feature. So, the special project is written by Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach.

The long-gestating feature film is set to direct by Gerwig. Indeed, the plot details are kept secretive to the pink vest. However, it is known that Gosling is playing Ken. Watch the trolls faced by Ryan on playing Ken. Robbie is starring as Barbie and also producing the project under her LuckyChap banner. Likewise, Tom Ackerley is producing alongside Robbie.

Simu Liu, best known as Marvel Super Hero Shang-Chi. Also, Marvel Studios grossed $432 million at the global box office, proving to be the best movie in the pandemic. However, the Hollywood actor is also famous for his Canadian sitcom Kim’s Convenience.

Simu Liu Starred In Kim’s Convenience

Before being cast in the MCU universe, Simu Liu starred in the Canadian television sitcom Kim’s Convenience. While he played Jung Kim in the CBC series, which followed a Korean Canadian family. Who operated a convenience store in the Moss Park neighbourhood of Toronto. This show had five seasons. He gained a following with this hit.

He has two movies in the can, including romance One True Loves, starring opposite Hamilton star Phillipa Soo, and Lionsgate’s canine drama Arthur the King, with Mark Wahlberg. Simon’s memoir We Were Dreamers: An Immigrant Superhero Origin Story set for release in 2022. However, in the book, he details his own tale of landing a Marvel role and growing up torn between Canadian and Chinese cultures.

Canada Native

Simu was born in Harbin, Heilongjiang, China on April 19, 1989. And immigrated to Canada at the age of five. While he primarily raised in the Erin Mills neighbourhood of Toronto suburb Mississauga Ontario. Simu attended the University of Toronto Schools for his high school years.

Mashfak Qureshi is an entertainment journalist, who brings facts and knowledge in the simplest form and believes in questioning.

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