The 35-yr-previous actress-comedian has dropped out of the Sony film, in response to The Hollywood Reporter.
“Sadly, I am now not in a position to decide to Barbie on account of scheduling conflicts. The movie has a lot promise, and Sony and Mattel have been nice companions. I am bummed, however look ahead to seeing Barbie on the large display screen,” Schumer mentioned.
A Sony spokesperson additionally stated, “We respect and assist Amy’s choice. We sit up for bringing Barbie to the world and sharing updates on casting and filmmakers quickly.”
The mission is at present and not using a director and the movie’s launch has been pushed from Could 12, 2017 to June 29 subsequent yr.