Ryan Thomas Gosling (London (Ontario), 12 November 1980) is an Canadian actor, film director, producer and musician.
- One of the high points in his career was the Oscar nomination in 2006 for Best Male Actor in Half Nelson. In the movie, he convincingly played a teacher addicted to drugs.
- He also reached a new pinnacle in his personal life: on September 12th, 2014, he and Eva Mendes had a daughter named Esmeralda Amada. He says he is madly in love with her.
- He began his career as a child star on the Disney Channel's Mickey Mouse Club