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|DVD cover of Barbie: The Princess and the Popstar.|
|Written by||Steve Granat & Cydne Clark|
|Produced by||Shelley Dvi-Vardhana & Shawn McCorkindal|
|Production Design by||Walter P. Martishius|
|Score by||Gabriel Mann & Rebecca Kneubuhl|
|Supervising Producer||David Wiebe|
|Executive Producers||Kim Dent Wilder & Rob Hudnut|
|Directed by||Zeke Norton|
Barbie: The Princess and The Popstar (2012)Barbie: The Princess and the Popstar is an animated direct-to-video film scheduled to be released in the fall of 2012 in celebration of Universal's centennial anniversary. It is the twenty-third in the Barbie film series and the second Barbie film (the first was Barbie as the Princess and the Pauper) to be based on The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain.
Plot Barbie: The Princess and the PopstarTori is a blonde princess who is bored of living her royal life, and has dreams of becoming a popstar. Keira, on the other hand, is a brunette popstar who dreams of being a princess. When the two meet, they magically trade places, but after realising it is best to be themselves. Crider plans to steal the spolight to himself.
Characters in Barbie: The Princess and the Popstar
- Princess Tori (Kelly Sheridan (speaking), Jennifer Waris (singing) - The princess of Meribella (portrayed by Barbie). Bored with how her restrictive her royal life has become, she dreams of becoming popstar like Keira.
- Keira (Ashleigh Ball (speaking), Tiffany Giardina (singing) - A popstar (portrayed by Barbie) who is also bored of her fame and dreams to be a princess.
- Prince Liam - (Portrayed by Ken)(voiced by Adrian Petriw)
- Crider - Keira's greedy manager.
- Princess Meredith, Tori's younger sister.
- Princess Trevi, Tori's youngest sister.
- King Frederick, Tori's father.
- Duchess Amelia, Tori's aunt.
- Vanessa Victoria Fluffypie, Tori's dog.
- Riff, Keira's dog.( voiced by Adrian Petriw)
Barbie: The Princess and the Popstar videos & trailers online
Barbie: The Princess and the Popstar Music video
Official website Barbie: The Princess and the Popstar
Barbie as an film actress
- film debut in 1987 in Barbie and the Rockers Out of this World
- Barbie and the Rockers: Out of this World (1987)
Barbie and The Sensations: Rockin' Back to Earth (1987)
- Dance! Workout with Barbie (1992)
New era of Barbie film - Mattel's Barbie movies started in 2001
- Barbie voice:Kelly Sheridan
List of Barbie movies
In her first full-length feature movie, Barbie stars as Clara, who is shrunken by the evil Mouse King. With her new friend, the Nutcracker, Clara embarks on an adventure through a magical world to find the Sugar Plum Princess, the only one with the power to save the land.
Barbie as Rapunzel (2002) Barbie stars as Rapunzel, a talented artist with very long hair, who has been locked up all her life by the wicked witch, Gothel. But with the help of a magic paintbrush, Rapzunel paints her way out of her lifelong prison and into freedom.
Barbie of Swan Lake (2003) Barbie stars as Odette, a young baker's daughter, who follows a unicorn into an enchanted forest and is turned into a swan by the evil wizard, Rothbart. After freeing a magic crystal, Odette realises she is the only one who can save the Enchanted Forest from Rothbart's clutches.
Barbie as the Princess and the Pauper (2004) In her first musical, Barbie stars in the dual role of Princess Annaliese and the semstress, Erika, two identical girls who switch places to save the kingdom when Annaliese is kidnapped.
Barbie: Fairytopia (2005) Barbie stars as Elina, a fairy who is teased by the other fairies because she has no wings. But when the evil fairy, Laverna poisons everything in the sky, Elina sets out to save Fairytopia.
Barbie and the Magic of Pegasus (2005) Barbie stars as Princess Annika, who is being pursued by the evil wizard, Wenlock. Along with the Pegasus, Brietta, Annika embarks on a mission to build a Wand of Light and save her kingdom.
The Barbie Diaries (2006) Barbie is a teenage girl with a magical diary. Whatever she writes in the diary comes true. She realises she has a secret admirer, who she thinks is Todd.
Barbie: Mermaidia (2006) The sequel to Fairytopia. When the merprince, Nalu is kidnapped, Elina must give up her wings for a mermaid tail in order to save him.
Barbie in the 12 Dancing Princesses (2006) Barbie stars as Princess Genevieve who has eleven sisters, all of whom have a love for dancing. When their father sends the cruel Duchess Rowena to discipline them, the Princesses discover the gateway to a magical land.
Barbie Fairytopia: Magic of the Rainbow (2007) The third installment of the Fairytopia series. Elina is invited to Fairy School by the Fairy Guardian, Azura to train as her apprentice in preparation for the next Flight of Spring. However, Laverna has devised a plan to ruin the Flight and plunge Fairytopia into ten years of winter.
Barbie as the Island Princess (2007) Barbie stars as Rosella, a shipwrecked Princess who grew up on a tropical island and can talk to animals. When Prince Antonio discovers the island, Rosella chooses to travel to civilization and find her family.
Barbie Mariposa (2008) Barbie stars as Mariposa, a butterfly fairy who goes on a quest to save the Queen of Flutterfield when she is poisoned by the evil fairy, Henna.
Barbie and the Diamond Castle (2008) Barbie and Teresa star as Liana and Alexa, two best friends with a love of music, who discover a mirror with a girl trapped inside. With their new friend, Melody, the girls set out to find the Diamond Castle, the home of music.
Barbie in a Christmas Carol (2008) In her first Christmas movie, Barbie stars as Eden Starling, a spoiled, selfish, hard-hearted opera singer, who doesn't believe in Christmas.
Barbie Thumbelina (2009) When opening a new nature reserve, Barbie tells the story of the classic tiny fairy, Thumbelina. Thumbelina, with the help of a spoiled young girl named Makena, sets out to save her home from being destroyed by construction workers, who are planning to build a factory.
Barbie and the Three Musketeers (2009) Barbie stars as Corinne, a girl who dreams to become a musketeer. When Corinne travels to Paris, she meets three other girls who share the same dream and their skills are put to the test when they discover a deadly plot against Prince Louis.
Barbie in A Mermaid Tale (2010) Barbie stars as Merliah Summers, a star surfer, who discovers that she is half-mermaid and must save her mother, Queen Calissa of Oceania, from the evil Eris.
Barbie: A Fashion Fairy Tale (2010) When Barbie goes to Paris, her Aunt Millicent's boutique is going under. With the help of some new magical friends, Barbie must help save the business.
Barbie: A Fairy Secret (2011) Barbie goes on a fairy adventure to save her boyfriend, Ken, who has been kidnapped by a lovestruck fairy princess.
Barbie: Princess Charm School (2011) Barbie stars as Blair, a girl chosen to study at a Princess School and faces many problems keeping up with her "rich" classmates. But she soon discovers something about herself that, before, she never would have imagined possible.
Barbie: A Perfect Christmas (2011) When Barbie and her sisters think their Christmas is ruined, things change for the better and they end up having the best Christmas ever, also learning what Christmas is really all about.
Barbie in A Mermaid Tale 2 (2012) Merliah Summers returns to Oceania when her kingdom is in danger; on land, she is kicking it in the waves with her new rival, Kylie Morgan.
Barbie: The Princess and The Popstar (2012) A spin-off to Barbie as the Princess and the Pauper. Barbie stars in the dual role of Princess Tori and the popstar, Keira, two girls who magically trade places so each can become what they've always wanted to be.