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“Margot Robbie Addresses Oscars Snubs for ‘Barbie’: Advocates Recognition for Director Greta Gerwig”

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In the aftermath of the Oscar nominations for the film “Barbie,” Margot Robbie, who portrayed the titular character, has broken her silence on the notable snubs that stirred significant online backlash. Despite the film securing a nomination for Best Picture, both Margot Robbie and director Greta Gerwig found themselves absent from the Best Actress and Best Director categories, respectively.

"Margot Robbie Addresses Oscars Snubs for 'Barbie': Advocates Recognition for Director Greta Gerwig"

Speaking to Variety, Margot Robbie shared her perspective on the nominations, expressing gratitude for the recognition “There’s no way to feel sad when you know you’re this blessed.” However, she acknowledged a tinge of disappointment regarding Greta Gerwig’s absence from the list of nominees for Best Director.

Robbie emphasized the importance of recognizing Gerwig’s directorial prowess, advocating for her inclusion in a category that would acknowledge her significant contribution to the film. The discussion around the Oscars snubs continues to fuel conversations about representation and acknowledgment of talent in various capacities within the film industry.