ByHeather Snowden, writer at Creators.co
Staff Writer at MP. Lover of bad puns, nostalgic feels and all things Winona.
Heather Snowden

By now, everyone on the planet knows — or should know#MargotRobbie's name. Over the last few years she's played Leonardo DiCaprio's blonde bombshell wife in The Wolf of Wall Street, gave us the dummy's guide to mortgage bonds from a bubble bath in The Big Short , starred opposite chest-thumping demigod Alexander Skarsgård as Jane in The Legend of Tarzan and, most recently, wreaked havoc as #HarleyQuinn in #SuicideSquad. In short, she's now a certified Hollywood star.

And that certified position will undoubtably be set in stone after her appearances in the following seven films:

1. Playing The Dynamic Woman In 'Terminal'

Margot Robbie in 'The Big Short' [Credit: Plan B Entertainment]
Margot Robbie in 'The Big Short' [Credit: Plan B Entertainment]

Bagging a starring role in noir thriller, Terminal (not to be confused with the 2004 movie about Tom Hanks killing time in an airport), alongside Simon Pegg (Shaun of the Dead), Mike Myers (Austin Powers), Max Irons (Red Riding Hood) and Dexter Fletcher (Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels), Margot Robbie plays Annie, a woman clouded by enigma as two hit men try to fulfill a seemingly suicidal mission while working for a mysterious employer.

Color me intrigued!

  • Release date: TBD

2. Breaking The Rules In 'Larrikins'

Margot Robbie in 'The Wolf of Wall Street' [Credit: Red Granite Pictures]
Margot Robbie in 'The Wolf of Wall Street' [Credit: Red Granite Pictures]

Who wouldn't want to watch an animal rock 'n' roll animated musical directed by five-time Tony-winning English/Australian composer-comedian Tim Minchin and The LEGO Movie/Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs helmer Chris Miller? Err, no one, that's who.

The term Larrikins is Aussie slang for "maverick" or "rebel" and, as the plot revolves around a desert-dwelling marsupial named Bilby who's kicked out of his family pad and responds by becoming a full-time roadie, the title is pretty spot on. Add this to the excellent cast line-up, which is comprised of Margot Robbie (obviously), Hugh Jackman, Naomi Watts, Rose Byrne and Ben Mendelsohn, and this movie equals one big fat yes from me!

  • Release date: February 15, 2018

3. Wreaking Havoc In 'Gotham City Sirens'

Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn [Credit: Warner Bros]
Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn [Credit: Warner Bros]

There are plenty of rumors circulating around who'll play whom in #GothamCitySirens, a movie that'll showcase the creme de la creme of female villains in the #DCEU. And while Margot Robbie's character will undoubtably be the driving force in the picture, we're excited to see how toxic femmes like Catwoman and Poison Ivy shape up to raise hell.

  • Release date: TBD

4. Playing Pooh Sticks in 'Goodbye Christopher Robin'

Legend of Tarzan [Credit: Village Roadshow Pictures]
Legend of Tarzan [Credit: Village Roadshow Pictures]

In the early '20s, a man named A.A. Milne created a character called Winnie the Pooh, one that gave joy to children around the globe. Now, almost a century later, this achievement is being transformed into a feature-length biopic. The movie will provide a behind-the-scenes look at A.A. Milne's life and the stories inspired by his son, Christopher Robin, and his soft toys.

Robbie stars as Milne's wife, Daphne Milne, while Domhnall Gleeson is taking a break from scaring the living sh*t out of kids in Star Wars: The Force Awakens and is playing the character creator A.A. Milne himself.

  • Release date: 2017

5. Hopping To Action In 'Peter Rabbit'

Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter
Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter

Another childhood classic joining the throng of live-action reimaginings is Beatrix Potter favorite, #PeterRabbit. Created way back in 1893, the story follows naughty bunny Peter as he disobeys his mother's orders and goes snooping in Mr. McGregor's garden to gnaw on tasty, forbidden, veg treasure.

As of yet, Robbie's role in the movie is unknown, but my bets are on her voicing one of Peter Rabbit's fluffy sisters — Flopsy, Mopsy or Cottontail.

  • Release date: March 23, 2018

6. Fierce Figure Skating In 'I, Tonya'

Margot Robbie in 'The Wolf of Wall Street' [Credit: Red Granite Pictures]
Margot Robbie in 'The Wolf of Wall Street' [Credit: Red Granite Pictures]

The dramatic life story of figure skating world champion Tonya Harding is prime movie fodder, so its a wonder why the tale of this '90s Olympic scandalite has taken such a long time to come to the big screen, but there we have it.

Margot Robbie will star as the titular Harding and I, Tonya will follow her rise among the ranks and the altercation with her competitor, Nancy Kerrigan, which ultimately destroyed her.

  • Release date: 2018

7. Thrilling The Masses In 'Beautiful Things'

Per Variety's report, Margot Robbie is currently involved in a Warner Bros. adaptation of Gin Phillips's novel Beautiful Things, a thriller — sold last month to Viking — that centers around a mother and her child, trapped in a zoo and a gunman on the run. Producer Denise Di Novi is also tied to the project. More information to follow.

  • Release date: TBD

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