This Barbie helps writers’ and actors’ rights! Margot Robbie joined the SAG-AFTRA rally as she was noticed on the picket line on Wednesday. Margot Robbie starred in and produced the largest movie of the yr, Barbie. Fans reacted to Margot’s photos that rapidly went viral on social media. (Also learn: Barbie’s Greta Gerwig is first women director to enter Hollywood’s billionaire club, film earns $1bn)
Margot Robbie joins protest rally
The Oscar nominee wore an outsized white SAG-AFTRA T-shirt, and saved her blonde hair down as she joined fellow actors and writers in the rally in West Hollywood. Also noticed proper behind her was Samara Weaving. Both of them had starred in final yr’s Babylon. They seen holding indicators and chanting slogans in help of the strikes.
As photos of Margot Robbie marching on the strike line went viral, fans took to X (previously Twitter) and reacted in the feedback. On wrote, “Good for her, and in addition for the equally superior Samara Weaving proper behind her.” Another stated, “She seems like she simply rolled off the bed in that shirt and nonetheless seems advantageous as hell.” A fan wrote, ‘that is how strikes are received.” “Come on Barbie lets go strike!” stated one other. “This Barbie believes in fair wages and union illustration,” quipped one other fan.
The strike started on July 14, only a week earlier than Margot Robbie’s Barbie noticed the theatrical launch on July 21. The Greta Gerwig movie that starred her and Ryan Gosling as Mattel dolls, created a field workplace phenomenon on the field workplace and picked up a whopping $1 billion globally.
Due to the ongoing strike, a number of Hollywood productions and promotional excursions have been halted. The members of the Screen Actors Guild – American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) went on strike to supply its members with fair negotiations with studios and streaming companies.
Earlier, whereas giving interviews throughout the London premiere, Margot had been requested by Sky News if she shall be supporting the strike. To this, she stated, “Absolutely,” and added, “I very much am in support of all the unions and I’m a part of SAG, so I would absolutely stand by them.”