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Ryan Gosling


Canadian actor Ryan Gosling is the first millennial nominated for the Best Actor Oscar (for Half Nelson (2006)). He was born Ryan Thomas Gosling on November 12, 1980, in London, Ontario, Canada. He is the son of Donna (Wilson), a secretary, and Thomas Ray Gosling, a traveling salesman. Ryan was the second of their two children, with an older sister... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 29 wins & 122 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Drive
Drive Driver
(2011)
La La Land
La La Land Sebastian
(2016)
The Big Short
The Big Short Jared Vennett
(2015)
Crazy, Stupid, Love.
(2011)

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Other Works:

Contributed to the soundtrack of Roomies (2000) See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 14 Articles | 9 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

6' 0½" (1.84 m)
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Personal Quote:

I always wanted to entertain. When I was 6, a scrawny, scrawny kid, I'd get in my red speedo and do muscle moves. I actually thought I was muscular. I didn't know everyone was laughing at me. See more »

Trivia:

He is the first person born in the 1980s, and thus the first millennial, to have been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor, for Half Nelson (2006). See more »

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Frequently works with directors Nicolas Winding Refn and Derek Cianfrance See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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