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Nicola Coughlan has announced she will star in the upcoming Barbie movie.

She shared the news on Instagram after Warner Bros released the first teaser trailer for the highly anticipated film.

The Galway native joins a star-studded cast, with Margot Robbie starring as Barbie and Ryan Gosling appearing alongside her as Ken.

Nicola says the Greta Gerwig film is “the greatest movie ever made.”


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Warner Bros. drops the first teaser

Barbie fans have been given a sneak peek of what to expect from the new feature film about the iconic doll.

Preview clips from the new movie show star Margot Robbie waving from a life-size replica of the Barbie Dreamhouse.

The Australian actor says tackling the role has been “exciting” despite the “baggage” that comes with people’s ideas about the toy.

Watch the trailer here.