Actor | Soundtrack | Producer
When you're two-time Oscar nominee and global fan favorite Ryan Gosling, sometimes it seems you can do whatever you want, like turning down some of Hollywood's hottest roles.
He is of roughly half French-Canadian ancestry (from both of his parents combined), along with English, Scottish, Irish, and about 1/32 German. The "Gosling" surname originates in England, where Ryan's great-great-grandfather, George Edward Gosling,...
[on being recognized in public] You just have to hang out in places that are more interesting than you are. It has a weird effect on people. The experience of recognizing you puts them into some kind of trance where they think they know you but they...
Often plays quiet, emotionally distant characters
Ryan Thomas Gosling
London, Ontario, Canada
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