Ryan Gosling is a Canadian actor with an estimated net worth of $30 million. He was born on November 12, 1980. He was born in London, Ontario in Canada. His mother is Donna, a secretary and high school teacher. His father is Thomas Ray, a traveling salesman who sells paper for a paper mill. He grew up a very normal kid with a Mormon upbringing, and he was very religious as a child. His family moved around a lot and his religion played a part in every role of his life. When he was only 13, his parents decided that they were no longer happy being married and decided to divorce. This caused him to live with his mother and his sister, and he has often said that being around two women all his life has caused him to be able to think like a woman and that turned him into the man he is now.
As a child, he was picked on and bullied, and he did not enjoy his upbringing at all. He always had a love of theater and acting, and he didn’t have many friends. From the time he began school, he always knew he wanted to become an actor and he was very much into films that taught him skills he needed to become one. Unfortunately, one of the first movies that influenced him was called “First Blood,” and in an effort to be more like the characters in the movie, he took his parents steak knives to school and began throwing them at his classmates on the playground. Needless to say, he was in serious trouble following that incident.
As a child, he could not read. He was diagnosed with ADHD, and he was in class with special-needs students. His mother began homeschooling him for a year, but it was clear that he would never be an amazing student. Instead, he focused on acting. His big break came when he was 12 and became part of the famous “Mickey Mouse Clubhouse” with Justin Timberlake, Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears. He worked there for two years. Surprisingly, Justin Timberlake’s mom was his primary caregiver and he lived with the pop star for six months, which is why they are still good friends today.
At 19, Gosling decided to act in a serious manner. That’s when his life changed. He began taking serious roles and becoming more and more famous. However, no movie made him nearly as famous as the film adaptation of Nicholas Sparks’ book “The Notebook,” in which he played the lead character and the world fell in love with him. Since then, he’s become one of the most famous actors in the world, and he still manages to keep his private life private. He and actress Eva Mendes have been together for many years, and they had their first child together in 2014 after keeping their pregnancy a secret for more than 8 months. It was announced in 2016 that they’ve been keeping a second pregnancy a secret for a long time, and are due to have another baby soon.
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