Ryan Gosling, Eva Mendes and their love story

Who are Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes

He is one of the most fascinating and talented actors (but also singer and musician) of the new Hollywood generation. Ryan Goslingjust 42 years old, was born in London on November 12, 1980. With the passion for the seventh art that moved him since he was a child, he first starred in several successful television series, such as Young Herculesonly to land on the big screen with the advent of the early 2000s, when he acted on the set of The taste of victory – United we win (2000), Formula for a crime (2002) and The Believer (2001). The real success that made him a ‘global cinema icon? The starring role in it The pages of our life (2004), alongside Rachel McAdams, and the one in Half Nelson (2006) which also guarantees him his first nomination for the coveted Oscars. A historic moment for Gosling’s professional life, which has been on the rise ever since. In fact, he stars in great films such as Lars is a girl of his own (2007), Blue Valentine (2010), but also Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011), The Ides of March (2011), Drive (2011) and Like a thunder (2012), which earned him, in series, nominations after nominations, many of them at the Golden Globe. In 2014 the directorial debut with Lost Riverin 2017 the long-awaited sequel Blade Runner 2049 of which he is the protagonist, but above all the success of La La Land who gives him his first Golden Globe to the Best Leading Actor and yet another Academy nomination. After the love affairs with Sandra Bullock (2002-2003) and Rachel McAdams (2004-2007), both known on the set, he is the behind the scenes of Like a thunder to give to Gosling the first meeting with what still today is his beloved wife, the actress Eva Mendes.

To make the Canadian actor capitulate, he could only be an equally fascinating colleague. A talent capable of keeping the eyes of millions of viewers around the world, fixed on the big screen, but also a perfect face that blends in itself all the best of his American heritage and Cuban origins. Eva Mendes is one of the most famous American actresses and models, born in Miami, March 5, 1974. Just like her husband, she too has always had a great passion for acting, which she has made her profession since the 90s, despite it reached global popularity only in 2001, thanks to the roles of great appeal obtained for the films Training Day And 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003), which are also interspersed with lesser-known interpretations such as Brothers for the skin (2003), There was once in Mexico (2003) and Hitch (2005). In 2006 she achieved world fame with the Maxim magazinewhich crowns it at the 27th place of the 100 most beautiful and charming women. In 2008 Eva Mendes starred in an advertising spot – the one for the perfume Obsession by Calvin Klein – in which she shows herself without veils, however arousing in that way the American critics who decide to censor the video.

Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes: how they met

Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes they are today one of the longest-lived couples of the entire Hollywood star system. Their love story – started in 2011 on the set of Like a thunder (where they played nothing less than a loving couple, with a child) – continues today at full speed, beyond ten years from the first meeting. The secret? The desire to live their feeling of affection and the magic of a family together, as far as possible away from the cameras, in a modest and discreet way, like an ordinary couple. Chemistry born on the big screen that soon became chemistry for Gosling-Mendes also in the real world, as very few weeks went by from the end of filming, to when the couple were immortalized for the first time together at Disneyland’s California Adventure Park , sharing tenderness.

For Gosling, a discreet heartthrob, in front of and behind the camera, the one that began in 2011 with Mendes is just the latest in a series of stories with great actresses. In fact, from 2002 to 2003 he was linked to Sandra Bullockmet on the set of Formula for a crime. Then he got engaged from 2004 to 2007 with the co-star of The pages of our life, Rachel McAdams and in 2011 undertake a brief acquaintance with Olivia Wilde. For his part, Mendes has had a long-standing relationship with the music producer George Augustusfrom which she separated in 2011.

Ryan Gosling, Eva Mendes, marriage and daughters

The relationship undertaken by Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendesthanks to the strong harmony created between one take and another of Like a thunder, gave birth to a strong passion and feeling that still binds the couple of actors. While it is married only in 2016With a private ceremony in the presence of only family and close friends, Gosling and Mendes were already deeply connected since the birth of their two daughters. The eldest, Esmeralda Amadawho was born on September 12, 2014 and her younger sister Amanda Leeborn on April 29, 2016.

What plans do Gosling and Mendes have in their near future

For a Eva Mendes who at the moment seems to have retired from the stage, to devote herself heart and soul to the growth of her daughters and family – her latest work, Lost Riverdates back to 2014, directed by her husband – there is definitely a Ryan Gosling with several film projects in the pipeline. Recently, the Canadian actor landed on Netflix with his new action movie, The Gray Mandirected by the Russo brothers.

But to talk about, in addition to the film in progress, The Fall Guy (2023), is definitely Greta Gerwig’s newest film about the story of Barbie (2023). Ryan Gosling will play Ken alongside Margot Robbie.

Ryan Gosling, Eva Mendes and their love story