Born on November 12, 1980, Ryan Thomas Gosling is a Canadian actor, musician and director who first rose to prominence as a child star through his role in Disney Channel’s Mickey Mouse Club in 1993. He started performing in front of audience at a quite young age and the appreciation he received from other people helped him in becoming more confident. Gosling used to sing at wedding with his sister and was also involved with a local ballet company.
The professional acting career of Ryan Gosling began in 1993 when he was cast in Mickey Mouse Club at the age of just 12. He moved to Orlando, Florida to work in the show and returned back to Canada in 1995 after the show’s cancellation. Gosling continued to make appearances in various television series in coming years and also dropped out of high school at the age of 17 in order to focus more on his acting career. He then moved to Los Angeles in search of more mature work and made his film debut through a supporting role in sports drama Remember the Titans in 2000. Although his first major role was in 2001 film The Believer but he actually gained worldwide popularity through his outstanding performance in 2004 blockbuster The Notebook. Since then, Ryan Gosling has starred in a number of famous films including Half Nelson, Blue Valentine, Crazy, Stupid, Love, Drive, and Gangster Squad.
In addition to acting, Gosling has also worked as a musician and director. He formed a band with his friend Zach Shield called Dead Man’s Bones which released its self-titled debut album in 2009. Along with this, Ryan also made his directorial debut through 2014 film Lost River. In his personal life, Ryan Gosling dated Sandra Bullock from 2002 to 2003 and then Rachel McAdams from 2005 to 2007. He has also been liked to Blake Lively, Olivia Wilde and Kat Dennings but Ryan Gosling is now in a relationship with Eva Mendes since September 2011. The couple’s first child, a daughter was born on September 12, 2014.
Ryan Gosling Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Ryan Thomas Gosling
- Nicknames: Trouble
- Occupation: Actor
- Date of Birth: November 12, 1980
- Birthplace: London, Ontario, Canada
- Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
- Net worth: $30 million
Ryan Gosling Favorite Drink, Music, Food and other Favorite Things:
- Hobbies and Interests: Knitting, Acting, Listening Music, Dancing
- Favorite Color: Purple
- Favorite Food: Calamari drizzled with lemon juice
- Favorite Drink: Old Fashioned
- Favorite Candy: Hi-Chew
- Favorite Book: El Topo: A Book of the Film
- Favorite Music: Jazz
- Favorite Musician: Chet Baker
- Favorite Movie: Dick Tracy, East of Eden
- Favorite Pet: Dog