March 8, 2019 | by: Bill Bradley

Barbie Announces ‘Role Models’ Series Featuring Tessa Virtue

In celebration of Barbie’s 60th anniversary and International Women’s Day, a “Role Model” series of dolls is being released, and one of them is Canadian – Tessa Virtue!

I’ve been wanting to share this news forever!@Barbie’s 60th anniversary #YouCanBeAnything campaign is honouring #MoreRoleModels in their continued commitment to #CloseTheDreamGap-SO EXCITED & HONOURED to be part of it.

Tessa Virtue on Twitter

Here is some Other Women Featured

Yara Shahidi – Actress, model and Activist (USA)
Naomi Osaka – Tennis Player (USA)
Adwoa Aboah, Activist and Supermodel (UK)
Kristina Vogel – Cycling Champion (Germany)
Dipa Karmakar – Gymnastics Champion (India)