Ryan Gosling

Biography

Ryan Thomas Gosling (born November 12, 1980) is a Canadian actor, musician, social activist and producer. Gosling began acting at age 12 on the American variety television show The Mickey Mouse Club. At the age of 17, Gosling was cast as Sean in the short lived Canadian television show Breaker High (1997–1998). Following his feature film debut in Remember the Titans (2000), Gosling had his breakout role as a fanatic Neo-Nazi in the 2001 drama film The Believer, for which he received an Independent Spirit Awards nomination for Best Male Lead.

In 2004, Gosling gained mainstream success for playing the male lead in the romantic drama The Notebook. Two years later, Gosling was honored with winning Best Male Lead from the Independent Spirit Awards and earned his first Academy and Screen Actors Guild nominations as Best Leading Actor, for portraying a junior high school teacher in the independent film Half Nelson (2006). Gosling was also awarded the Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical at the Satellite Award and earned his second Screen Actors Guild Award nomination and his first Golden Globe Award for his lead performance in Lars and the Real Girl (2007). Gosling earned his second Golden Globe Award nomination for the independent drama Blue Valentine (2010).

Aside from acting, Gosling formed the band Dead Man's Bones with his friend Zach Shields. They released their self-titled debut album in October 2009.

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Ryan Thomas Gosling (born November 12, 1980) is a Canadian actor, musician, social activist and producer. Gosling began acting at age 12 on the American variety television show The Mickey Mouse Club. At the age of 17, Gosling was cast as Sean in the short lived Canadian television show Breaker High (1997–1998). Following his feature film debut in Remember the Titans (2000), Gosling had his breakout role as a fanatic Neo-Nazi in the 2001 drama film The Believer, for which he received an Independent Spirit Awards nomination for Best Male Lead.

In 2004, Gosling gained mainstream success for playing the male lead in the romantic drama The Notebook. Two years later, Gosling was honored with winning Best Male Lead from the Independent Spirit Awards and earned his first Academy and Screen Actors Guild nominations as Best Leading Actor, for portraying a junior high school teacher in the independent film Half Nelson (2006). Gosling was also awarded the Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical at the Satellite Award and earned his second Screen Actors Guild Award nomination and his first Golden Globe Award for his lead performance in Lars and the Real Girl (2007). Gosling earned his second Golden Globe Award nomination for the independent drama Blue Valentine (2010).

Aside from acting, Gosling formed the band Dead Man's Bones with his friend Zach Shields. They released their self-titled debut album in October 2009.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Ryan Gosling, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors can be found on Wikipedia.

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Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 46

Birthday 1980-11-12

Place of Birth London - Ontario - Canada

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Blade Runner 2
2016 La La Land as Sebastian
2016 The Nice Guys as Holland March
2016 Weightless
2015 The Big Short as Jared Vennett
2014 My Life Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn as Himself
2013 Only God Forgives as Julian
2013 Seduced and Abandoned as Himself
2013 The Place Beyond the Pines as Luke
2013 Gangster Squad as Sgt. Jerry Wooters
2012 NWR as Himself
2011 Touch of Evil as The Invisible Man
2011 The Ides of March as Stephen Meyers
2011 Drive as Driver
2011 Crazy, Stupid, Love. as Jacob Palmer
2010 Blue Valentine as Dean
2010 All Good Things as David Marks
2010 ReGeneration as Narration (voice)
2007 Lars and the Real Girl as Lars Lindstrom
2007 Fracture as DDA William Beachum
2006 Half Nelson as Dan Dunne
2005 Stay as Henry Letham
2004 The Notebook as Noah Calhoun
2003 The United States of Leland as Leland P. Fitzgerald
2002 Murder by Numbers as Richard Haywood
2002 The Slaughter Rule as Roy Chutney
2001 The Believer as Danny Balint
2000 Remember the Titans as Alan Bosley
1998 Young Hercules(47 episodes) as Hercules
1998 Nothing Too Good for a Cowboy as Tommy
1997 Breaker High(44 episodes) as Sean Hanlon
1997 The Adventures of Shirley Holmes(1 episode)
1996 Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal(1 episode)
1996 Flash Forward(2 episodes)
1996 Frankenstein and Me as Kenny
1995 Goosebumps(1 episode)
1995 Hercules: The Legendary Journeys(1 episode)
1993 Kung Fu: The Legend Continues(1 episode)
1993 Ready or Not(1 episode)
1992 Are You Afraid of the Dark?(1 episode)
1990 Road to Avonlea(1 episode)
1989 MMC(316 episodes)
1975 Saturday Night Live(1 episode) as Himself - Host / Various
1929 The Academy Awards(1 episode) as Ryan Gosling

Production

2015 Lost River … Producer
2010 Blue Valentine … Executive Producer
2010 ReGeneration … Producer
1900 Buzz: The Life and Art of Busby Berkeley … Producer

Directing

2015 Lost River … Director

Writing

2015 Lost River … Writer

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