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Eva Mendes has the best reaction to Ryan Gosling's Ken transformation

The actor will play the role in the live-action Barbie movie

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Jenni McKnight
Jenni McKnightUS Lifestyle Editor
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Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling are notoriously private about their relationship – but she couldn't help but share her reaction to his transformation into the Ken doll.

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The actor – who will take on the role of Ken in the live-action Barbie movie – was pictured for the first time as the beloved Mattel doll on Wednesday in a tweet shared by Warner Bros. – and Eva appeared to be very happy with his chiseled appearance.

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Ryan certainly looked the part with bleached blonde hair and a very deep fake tan. He sported double denim, wearing a pair of jeans and a shirt that was left unbuttoned to show off his muscular torso.

He also rocked white underwear with 'Ken' embossed across the waistline.

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In a rare show of public support for her partner, Eva shared the same photo on her Instagram with the caption: "So. F. Funny. So. F. Good. So F excited for you to see this…#Thatsmyken."

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Ryan will play Ken in the Barbie movie

Fans were quick to react, with one responding: "I love how supportive you are of each other!!!!!! My fave couple, can't wait to see this movie."

A second said: "You two are one of my fave couples of all time! Congratulations on the new adventure!" A third added: "Best hashtag ever!"

Ryan will star opposite Margot Robbie who will take on the lead role of Barbie. They are joined by an all-star cast including Will Ferrell, Issa Rae, Simu Liu, Kate McKinnon, America Ferrera, Michael Cera, and Alexandra Shipp.

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Eva's fans loved her public support for Ryan

A synopsis on IMDB of the upcoming film reads: "A doll living in 'Barbieland' is expelled for not being perfect enough and sets off on an adventure in the real world. A Live-action feature film based on the popular line of Barbie toys."

Speaking to The Hollywood Reporter about the project, Margot said: "Something like Barbie where the IP, the name itself, people immediately have an idea of, 'Oh Margot is playing Barbie, I know what that is.'

"But our goal is to be like, 'Whatever you're thinking, we're going to give you something totally different – the thing you didn't know you wanted.'"

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