The first Barbie doll was shown in 1959 at the toy exhibition in New York. The appearance of the doll was inspired by the German Bild Lilli doll, which the inventor of Barbie, Ruth Handler once bought in a Swiss shop.Lilli was not a children's toy, but rather an adult gag gift as she was rather curvy and busty. But Ruth was very invested in the idea of creating a new doll that would conquer children's hearts. She named Barbie doll after her daughter Barbara. After Mattel started producing the doll, sales were quite low, but they soon skyrocketed. And Barbie became the number one doll in the world.
Blake Lively, the happy wife of Ryan Reynolds, may be one of the most glamorous women in the world, but the actress, who has basically never had a bad red carpet moment, showed a dramatically different side when she was photographed in character, while filming a new movie, The Rhythm Section, in Dublin, Ireland. They say that this challenging role may bring Blake the deserved Oscar.
Australian star Nicole Kidman has undergone her most dramatic transformation to date for her latest movie role. The drastic make-under is all in aid of her starring role in 2018 film Destroyer, about a police detective who reconnects with people from an undercover assignment in her distant past in order to make peace.