“He [Gosling] really wants it. He’s been saying… the whole time we were on the set of ‘Ides,’ he was like, ‘How did you pull that off?’ So I called up Brad Pitt and we worked with him for weeks on the walk… we told him how to train… everything.”
– George Clooney jokes that his “Ides of March” co-star Ryan Gosling really wanted People‘s “Sexiest Man Alive” title, so he and Brad Pitt — both of whom have won more than once — offered their expertise. I, of course, know better. In the end, Bradley Cooper was the chosen one. [ExtraTV]
Look, I happen to believe that People could not possibly be so stupid as to really award Bradley Cooper their Sexiest Man Alive title when Ryan Gosling exists. I think Cooper was their second choice, but ended up on the cover because The Gos turned the honor down. People may just want to go ahead and admit to what I already know because some people are already protesting their bogus Bradley selection. They’ve even got a petition! Ahh, activism. [Change.org via Buzzfeed]
Dear Ryan Gosling,
I just wanted to take a moment to say that I think it’s really noble of you to turn down People‘s “Sexiest Man Alive” title and let Bradley Cooper have the so-called “honor.” I mean, I can only assume that’s what happened because after a year in which you starred in three big movies (“Crazy Stupid Love,” “Drive,” and “Ides of March”), stopped a street fight over a painting, and inspired numerous internet memes, it just wouldn’t make sense to bestow the title on anyone else. Sure, People will probably deny what really went down, but I know the truth. Keep reading »
Chicago-based artist Katherine Kalnes apparently makes portraits out of pancakes and so she created this Ryan Gosling flapjack exclusively for the celeb blog The Famous. Gimme a fork, I’m starving. [The Famous]
One of the perks of being the editor of The Frisky is that when an important day arrives, like, say, Ryan Gosling‘s 31st birthday, it’s my prerogative to devote an entire slideshow to singing his praises. Hence, 10 photos of my future husband looking breathtakingly hot accompanied by 31 reasons why I am glad he was born 31 years ago. You’re welcome, fellow psychotic Ryan Gosling devotees.