As you might know, the ‘Barbie’ actress was not nominated for Greatest Actress for her function within the hit movie, though she did obtain a Greatest Image nomination as a producer on the movie.
Regardless, followers are nonetheless extraordinarily upset about Robbie’s Oscar snub as they really feel strongly that she ought to have been nominated within the Greatest Actress class, particularly since Ryan Gosling was nominated for Greatest Supporting Actor for his function as Ken within the movie.
Robert Downey Jr. Says Margot Robbie Is ‘Not Getting Sufficient Credit score’ For Her ‘Barbie’ Function
Downey Jr. not too long ago spoke out about his current nomination for Greatest Supporting Actor on the upcoming 2024 SAG Awards — however he couldn’t handle the SAG Awards with out mentioning the Oscars.
“It is a bizarre non-sequitur, however Margot Robbie’s not getting sufficient credit score — for my part — as a result of America [Ferrera] has this wonderful speech, and he or she nails it,” Downey Jr. mentioned of America Ferrera’s iconic speech, which is greater than doubtless what obtained her nominated for Greatest Supporting Actress.
“However it’s the reduce away to Robbie so actively listening. It’s after I notice, oh, okay, now I see Greta’s actually on to one thing right here, but it surely was Robbie who needed to belief [her],” he added.
The ‘Iron Man’ actor then went on to open up about his personal expertise of getting different actors take the lead when you stand again and allow them to have their second.
“And let’s not child ourselves, it’s exhausting when another person has the f——- two-page passage,” he continued, including, “and so they go ‘alright, now let’s leap in and get Bob!’ And also you’re identical to, ‘I’ve been listening to this all day, now I’ve to take heed to it and make it work?’ ”
Ryan Gosling additionally spoke out on the time the Oscar nominees had been introduced, agreeing with Robert Downey Jr. looking back to Robbie not getting sufficient credit score. “To say that I’m disillusioned that they aren’t nominated of their respective classes can be an understatement,” Gosling mentioned of Gerwig and Robbie on the time.
Margot Robbie Breaks Silence On Oscars Snub
Robbie herself did recently speak out regarding the ‘Barbie’ nominations, saying, “There’s no technique to really feel unhappy when you’re this blessed.”
Followers are additionally upset that Greta Gerwig was not nominated for the Greatest Director class.
“Clearly I believe Greta must be nominated as a director as a result of what she did is a once-in-a-career, once-in-a-lifetime factor, what she pulled off, it truly is. However it’s been an unimaginable yr for all of the movies,” Robbie mentioned of Gerwig’s nub.
Greta Gerwig was, nonetheless, nominated for her screenwriter function in ‘Barbie’ for Greatest Tailored Screenplay.
In whole, ‘Barbie’ acquired eight nominations. The ninety fifth Oscars will air on Sunday, March 12, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on ABC.