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Ryan Gosling

Ryan Gosling biography
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Ryan Gosling biography

Ryan Thomas Gosling (November 12, 1980) actor. He was born in London, Ontario. Although he spent most his childhood in Cornwall. His mother is Donna, a secretary, and his father, Thomas Gosling, was employed in a paper factory. His parents raised him under the Mormon religion. Unfortunately, he had to experience the separation of his parents when he was a child. The upbringing with his mother and sister served him well for his acting career because he can easily think and understand women. Since childhood, he acquired a great taste for acting and also for singing.

Sometimes he sang with his brother at weddings. He became popular with a tribute to Elvis Presley. This got the admiration of your locality. He was also part of a local dance company. However, for being an integral artist, he was invited to attend an audition to get the role in The Mickey Mouse Club. So, with only twelve years, he had to temporarily move to Florida. His experience in school was not the best, he was always left out by his classmates and he was also a victim of bullying at school. This situation caused that when he reached adolescence he turned violent, was strongly influenced by Rambo: First Blood, brought meat knives to school and attacked several children during recess.

Academically, the situation was not better either, he had problems learning: he was diagnosed with attention deficit disorder. Given this, the young man decided to focus on acting. Although his mother insisted on admitting him to a school for students with special needs. But this did not work either, so his mother quit her job and decided to educate him at home for a year. Finally, Gosling at age 17 focused completely on his acting career. His admiration for Marlon Brando led him to develop an accent different from that of the Canadian boys. Then, he built a friendship with Justin Timberlake.

In 1996 he made his debut on the big screen with Frankenstein and me. Two years later, Young Hercules recorded in New Zealand, a series with which he achieved some popularity. Then, he achieved a role in the world of Hollywood in Titans: They Made History (2000), where he had the opportunity to act with Denzel Washington. Thanks to his good performance he was called to be the protagonist in The Believer, directed by Henry Bean, and with which he received very good reviews. In 2002 he worked with Sandra Bullock in Murder 1, 2, 3, whom he dated.

That same year he performed in The Slaughter Rule. A role that assured him to reaffirm his fame was The Notebook (2004) that he starred with Rachel McAdams. This film not only won international fame but also a courtship with Rachel McAdams. However, in 2005 he worked with Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor in the film Stay, really this movie was not accepted and received very bad comments. He gave life to a teacher in Half Nelson (2006), the interesting thing was that this teacher was a drug addict and around this happens several situations. The same year he was with Anthony Hopkins in Fracture.

Gosling decided to take time off the screens for a few months, on his return we saw him in Blue Valentine (2010), along with Michelle Williams. He then debuted in comedy in 2011 with Crazy, Stupid, Love, then starred in the thriller Drive and the political drama The Ides of March. The year 2013 was very productive for the actor, he starred in the thriller Gangster Squad, also in the drama The Place Beyond the Pines, and Only God Forgives. After a while, he decided to venture into the world of film direction and debuted with Lost River film released in 2014.

He did not leave the music aside, and for that reason, it is noteworthy that in 2007 he recorded a solo album under the name Put Me In the Car. And later, he formed the band Dead Man’s Bones that same year. After a good time alone, Gosling got involved with Sandra Bullock, a relationship that lasted a year and ended in 2014; I had previously had a short relationship with actress Rachel McAdams. Then, he was the father of Esmeralda Amada Gosling who had with Eva Mendes. The couple, who joined in 2011, kept the pregnancy secret for a long period of time.

From that moment to date the Canadian actor has acted in: The Nice Guys (2016), La La Land (2016), Weightless (2017), Blade Runner (2017) and First Man (2018). Recently, he was a father for the second time. Really, he is a man who prefers to have his love relationship in reserve and that is why he is not accompanied by Mendes, although he was his companion in the ceremony of the Oscars 2017. The above does not mean that they have a bad relationship, on the contrary, he assures that they are a very united couple.

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