Ryan Gosling: roles in movies to 1996

Ryan Gosling was born in 1980, he is a Canadian actor.

Ryan Gosling

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Born:
Ryan Thomas Gosling
November 12, 1980
London, Ontario, Canada

Career:
as actor in television since 1993 (age 13)
as actor in feature films since 1996 (age 16)
as director of feature films since 2014 (age 34)

Gosling began his career as a child star on the Disney Channel’s “The Mickey Mouse Club” (1993–1995). His first starring film role was as a Jewish neo-Nazi in “The Believer” (2001).

Ryan gained wider recognition in 2004 with a leading role in the romance “The Notebook”. For playing a drug-addicted teacher in “Half Nelson” (2006), he was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor.

Greater success came to Gosling when he starred in several critically acclaimed films, including the financial satire “The Big Short” (2015), and the romantic musical “La La Land” (2016), for which he won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy, and received a second Oscar nomination.

Ryan Gosling Awards:
2015 – National Board of Review Awards – Best Ensemble for “The Big Short”
2012 – Irish Film & Television Awards – International Actor for “Drive”
2011 – Satellite Awards – Best Actor – Motion Picture for “Drive”
2007 – Satellite Awards – Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for “Lars and the Real Girl”
2006 – Las Palmas Film Festival – Best Actor for “Half Nelson”

Roles portrayed by Ryan Gosling

2018 Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong in First Man

Its a biographical drama film directed by Damien Chazelle, based on the book “First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong” by James R. Hansen. Film’ plot follows the years leading up to the Apollo 11 mission to the Moon in 1969.

Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong in First Man (2018)

2017 Ryan Gosling as BV in Song to Song

Its a romantic drama film directed by Terrence Malick and starring an ensemble cast including Ryan Gosling, Rooney Mara, Michael Fassbender and Natalie Portman.

Its plot revolves around two intersecting love triangles. Obsession and betrayal set against the music scene in Austin, Texas.

Ryan Gosling as BV in Song to Song (2017)

2017 Ryan Gosling as Officer K in Blade Runner 2049

Its a neo-noir science fiction film directed by Denis Villeneuve. A sequel to the 1982 film Blade Runner, the film stars Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford. Set thirty years after the first film, Gosling plays K, a Nexus-9 replicant “blade runner” who uncovers a secret that threatens to destabilize society and the course of civilization.

Ryan Gosling as Officer K in Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

2016 Ryan Gosling as Pvt. Holland March in The Nice Guys

Its a neo-noir crime dark comedy film directed by Shane Black. The film stars Russell Crowe and Ryan Gosling. Set in 1977 Los Angeles, the film focuses on a private eye (Gosling) and a tough enforcer (Crowe) who team up to investigate the disappearance of a teenage girl (Margaret Qualley).

Ryan Gosling as Pvt. Holland March in The Nice Guys

2016 Ryan Gosling as Sebastian in La La Land

Its a romantic comedy musical film directed by Damien Chazelle. It stars Ryan Gosling as a jazz pianist and Emma Stone as an aspiring actress, who meet and fall in love while pursuing their dreams in Los Angeles.

Ryan Gosling in La La Land (2016)

2015 Ryan Gosling as Jared Vennett in The Big Short

Ryan Gosling as Jared Vennett in The Big Short

2013 Ryan Gosling as Sgt. Jerry Wooters in Gangster Squad

Ryan Gosling as Sgt. Jerry Wooters in Gangster Squad

2013 Ryan Gosling as Julian in Only God Forgives

Ryan Gosling as Julian in Only God Forgives

2012 Ryan Gosling as Luke Glanton in The Place Beyond the Pines

Ryan Gosling as Luke Glanton in The Place Beyond the Pines

2011 Ryan Gosling as Jacob Palmer in Crazy, Stupid, Love

Ryan Gosling as Jacob Palmer in Crazy, Stupid, Love

2011 Ryan Gosling as The Driver in Drive

Ryan Gosling as The Driver in Drive

2011 Ryan Gosling as Stephen Meyers in The Ides of March

Ryan Gosling as Stephen Meyers in The Ides of March

2010 Ryan Gosling as Dean Pereira in Blue Valentine

Ryan Gosling as Dean Pereira in Blue Valentine

2010 Ryan Gosling as David Marks in All Good Things

Ryan Gosling as David Marks in All Good Things

2007 Ryan Gosling as Willy Beachum in Fracture

Ryan Gosling as Willy Beachum in Fracture

2007 Ryan Gosling as Lars Lindstrom in Lars and the Real Girl

Ryan Gosling as Lars Lindstrom in Lars and the Real Girl

2006 Ryan Gosling as Dan Dunne in Half Nelson

Ryan Gosling as Dan Dunne in Half Nelson

2005 Ryan Gosling as Henry Letham in Stay

Ryan Gosling as Henry Letham in Stay

2004 Ryan Gosling as Noah Calhoun in The Notebook

Ryan Gosling as Noah Calhoun in The Notebook

2003 Ryan Gosling as Leland P. Fitzgerald in The United States of Leland

Ryan Gosling as Leland P. Fitzgerald in The United States of Leland

2002 Ryan Gosling as Richard Haywood in Murder by Numbers

Ryan Gosling as Richard Haywood in Murder by Numbers

2002 Ryan Gosling as Roy Chutney in The Slaughter Rule

Ryan Gosling as Roy Chutney in The Slaughter Rule

2001 Ryan Gosling as Danny Balint in The Believer

Ryan Gosling as Danny Balint in The Believer

2000 Ryan Gosling as Alan Bosley in Remember the Titans

Ryan Gosling as Alan Bosley in Remember the Titans

1996 Ryan Gosling as Kenny in Frankenstein and Me

Ryan Gosling as Kenny in Frankenstein and Me