13 Stars Ever To Be Turned Into Barbie Dolls

Celebrity Barbie Dolls

Celebrity dolls have been in production for a very long time. The John Bunny doll (a silent film star) was one of the first produced in 1914 by Louis Amberg & Sons.

The first Charlie Chaplin doll was produced in 1915. The composition Baby Peggy doll was a huge success in 1923, also produced by the Amberg company. The Shirley Temple doll by Ideal was a phenomenon in the 1930s, and would go on to be one of the most successful celebrity dolls.

First produced in 1934, millions of the composition Shirley dolls were produced. After Shirley, companies like Madame Alexander and Ideal produced many different celebrity dolls, including Sonja Henie, Jane Withers and Deanna Durbin. Celebrity dolls still remain popular today, especially given the cult of celebrity that has developed in the 1980s-first decade of the 21st century.

Because of the wide collecting audience for these dolls and their appeal as a cross-over collectible in many instances, some collectors also believe that the dolls have the possibility of appreciating in value in the future.

From Audreye Hpebrun through Diana Ross to Twiggy, You will see all iconic celebrities that were immortalized by Mattel as barbie  below.

Audrey Hepburn

Celebrity Barbie Dolls

The  barbie doll of Audrey Hepburn in her role as Holly Golightly in  Capote’s  “Breakfast at Tiffany’s”  was released back in 1998.

Cyndi Lauper

Celebrity Barbie Dolls

A barbie of Cyndi Lauper in typical Cyndi Lauper outfit  was released in 2010.

Diana Ross

Celebrity Barbie Dolls

An amazing  Diana Ross Barbie was released by Mattel in 2003.

Elvis

Celebrity Barbie Dolls

Babrie of “The King” dressed in the iconic outfit was released in 2001.

Farrah Fawcett

Celebrity Barbie Dolls

Farrah Fawcett  rose to international fame when she posed for her iconic red swimsuit poster – which became the best-selling pin-up poster in history – and starred as private investigator Jill Munroe in the first season of the television series Charlie’s Angels (1976–77).  The barbie doll of Fawcett was released in 2011.

Frank Sinatra

Celebrity Barbie Dolls

The Frank Sinatra Barbie was released in 2000.

Grace Kelly

Celebrity Barbie Dolls

Grace Kelly barbie from the iconic Hitchock’s Rear Window.

Marilyn Monroe

Celebrity Barbie Dolls

The barbie doll of Marylin Monroe dressed in the iconic white “flying dress” from 1955 film The Seven Year Itch was released in 1997.

Rosie O’Donnell

Celebrity Barbie Dolls
Here is a Rossie O’Donnel babrbie from her iconic TV show  “The Rosie O’Donnell Show”

The 70’s Cher

Celebrity Barbie Dolls

Cher became a television personality in the 1970s with her shows The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour, watched by over 30 million viewers weekly during its three-year run and Cher. She emerged as a fashion trendsetter by wearing elaborate outfits on her television shows. The 70s Cher doll was released in 2007.

Elizabteh Taylor

Celebrity Barbie Dolls
Photographer:Paul Jordan/ Matel

The Elizabeth Taylor White Diamonds Barbie was released in 2012.

James Dean

Celebrity Barbie Dolls

James Dean barbie dressed in the iconic red jacket from “The Rebel Without Cause ” was released by Mattel in 2001.

Twiggy

Celebrity Barbie Dolls

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