Gosling came to the attention of a wider audience in 2004 with a leading role in the commercially successful romantic drama The Notebook.
His performance as a drug-addicted teacher in Half Nelson (2006) was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor and his performance as a socially inept loner in Lars and the Real Girl (2007) was nominated for a Golden Globe Award.
After a three-year acting hiatus, Gosling starred in the marital drama Blue Valentine (2010), earning him a second Golden Globe Award nomination.
Gosling co-starred in three mainstream films in 2011–the romantic comedy-drama Crazy, Stupid, Love, the political drama The Ides of March, and the neo-noir crime thriller Drive–and received two more Golden Globe Award nominations.
He has been in a relationship with actress Eva Mendes since 2011, and they have two daughters together.
He became particularly close friends with Timberlake and they lived together for six months during the second year of the show.
In movies, they sing, dance, act, and joke together.
But it’s their very-much-platonic real-life relationship that deserves all the awards.
It's no more exciting than that or less exciting than that." is unapologetically romantic.
Andie Anderson covers the "How To" beat for "Composure" magazine and is assigned to write an article on "How to Lose a Guy in 10 days." They meet in a bar shortly after the bet is made.
are ascending into the sphere of fame shared by Hollywood’s iconic film duos—minus the offscreen drama, plus a hefty dose of quirky humor.
Stone, 27, plays an aspiring actress in Hollywood who falls in love with a jazz pianist, played by Gosling, 35. The film is director Damien Chazelle's follow-up to his Oscar-winning ."We made two films together and now three, and so you know it's great to work with people you know," Gosling told me on the red carpet at the Princess of Whales Theatre.
"I think it brings the best out of them because you know one another, and you are able to help each other in a way that you can't if you're strangers."At a Q&A following the screening, Gosling joked, "Well, I like working with Emma because I think she's secretly Canadian."Stone did a little shimmy on the stage while the audience erupted with laughter and applause, knowing full well Gosling is from Canada. "She's wildly apologetic for no reason at all."When I asked Stone what she loved about her co-star, she beamed, "I just think he's great.