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“Intercourse Schooling” star Emma Mackey has spoken out about folks evaluating her to fellow actress Margot Robbie and has revealed she does not assume she seems to be “something like” the Australian star. Followers have lengthy been claiming the pair are indistinguishable and, we have now to confess, we do see the resemblance. Plus, each are set to star in Greta Gerwig’s upcoming “Barbie” movie, and a few have speculated that they will each be taking part in a model of the titular doll as a result of their related look.
Mackey has been paralleled to the Hollywood star since her breakthrough function as Maeve Wiley in Netflix’s “Intercourse Schooling” which got here out in 2019. Whereas being likened to the gifted 32-year-old is an apparent praise, Mackey does not see it herself. She informed Whole Movie, “It is simply humorous. And I feel Margot has had the grace and humour to have the ability to play on that, and permit me to be in the identical movie as her — bless her. It is only a joke in actual life. I am like, ‘We do not look something like one another’.”
When you search “Emma Mackey and Margot Robbie” on Twitter or TikTok, you will see 1000’s of individuals speaking about their staggering resemblance by compilation movies and side-by-side photographs. One Twitter Consumer wrote , “Emma Mackey and Margot Robbie are the identical individual and nobody can persuade me in any other case,” whereas others have mentioned that their likeness is “scary”. They do each share the identical sharp jawline and bone construction, full lips, and expressive eyebrows . . .
Whereas they may share related facial options, they’re, after all, each particular person star with their very own identities. For instance, Mackey is a pure brunette whereas Robbie is a pure blonde, and Mackey has brown eyes whereas Robbie has blue eyes. Mackey can also be a couple of inches taller than Robbie, and Robbie is six years older than 26-year-old Mackey, so it is protected to say that they are not lengthy misplaced twins!
Though, the French-British actress is in no way insulted by the comparisons to Robbie. In truth, she’s fairly flattered by them. She continued, “I do not thoughts it. It is Margot Robbie. Are you kidding me? She’s the very best. I look as much as her a lot. I do not thoughts the comparisons. However it might be good to maneuver previous that.”
This is not the primary time Mackey has spoken out continually being informed she seems to be like Robbie. In a 2020 interview with The Unbiased, Mackey mentioned that whereas it is a “beautiful” comparability, she would fairly “folks concentrate on the roles that we’re each doing fairly than what we seem like”. She elaborated, “”Hollywood churns out individuals who look the identical and we like to put folks in containers,” she added. “It is only a factor that we do as a species, we categorise folks, we at all times have.”