Ryan Gosling is a Canadian artist. Born at 2:34 am in London, Ontario, Ryan Thomas Gosling is an actor, film director, musician, producer, and screenwriter. His father, Thomas Ray Gosling was a travelling salesperson for a paper mill, and his mother, Donna was a secretary initially but became a high school teacher later. Ryan has an elder sister Mandi. His father belongs to Scottish, English, and French Canadian ancestry. George Edward Gosling, his great grandfather, hailed from Paddington, London in England. Religion influenced every phase of the family’s life. His parents were Mormons (Mormonism). Due to his father’s job of a travelling salesman, the family had to move a lot. Ryan has lived in Cornwall and Burlington in Ontario. Donna and Ray divorced when Ryan was only thirteen years old. Ryan and her sister Mandi then started living with their mother.

Ryan was always influenced by movies. After watching Sylvester Stallone’s First Blood in the first grade, Ryan took steak knives with them to school and threw them at the kids at recess. He was later suspended for this act. Later, it was known that he had a problem making friends at the school and was seldom bullied . He was diagnosed with ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder). His mother left her job and started homeschooling Ryan. Ryan and his sister began performing at an early stage. They used to sing in the family functions and weddings. Ryan also got associated with a local ballet company. Appearing in front of the audience built up his confidence and he opted to make a career out of it.

When he was about twelve years, he auditioned in Montreal and got selected as a child artist in the ‘The Mickey Mouse Club'. The contract was for two years in the role of a Mouseketeer. He worked with Justin Timberlake, Christina Aguilera, and Britney Spears in Orlando, Florida. During the second year of the show, Ryan and Justin became good friends and lived together for a span of six months. During this period, when Donna returned to Canada, Justin’s mother became the legal guardian of Ryan. Though they (Justin and Ryan) are now not regularly in touch, but are still supportive of each other. After the cancellation of the show, Ryan returned to Canada and started working on television series including 'Are You Afraid of the Dark?' in 1995, and ' Goosebumps Click to look into! >> Read More... ' in 1996. When Ryan was seventeen years old, he decided to focus on his acting career and dropped out of the high school. In 1997, he was cast as Sean Hanlon in the ‘Breaker High’ teenage comedy series. Next, he moved to New Zealand to film the teen TV drama 'Young Hercules'.

In 2000, he started his film career as a supporting role in the “Remembering the Titans” football drama by Boaz Yakin. This role landed him a major role in ‘The Believer’ as a young non-Nazi Jewish. He was cast by director Henry Bean because of his Mormon upbringing. At the Sundance film festival, the film won the Grand Jury Prize. His next movie was a psychological thriller ‘Murder By Numbers’ along Sandra Bullock Once dubbed as “The Girl Next Door” and “America’s >> Read More... and Michael Pitt Michael Pitt, originally Michael Carmen Pitt is an >> Read More... . He played the character of Richard Haywood, a wealthy high school kid who plans a seamless assasination. In 2002, he did 'The Slaughter Rule' as Roy Chutney and in 2003 he worked in 'The United States of Leland' as Leland P. Fitzgerald. The turning point in his acting career came with 'The Notebook Click to look into! >> Read More... ' in 2004. He starred opposite Rachel McAdams Born as Rachel Anne McAdams on November 17th 1978 >> Read More... . It was the film adaptation of Nicholas Spark's novel of the same name. His role was highly admired and critically acclaimed. The movie was a big hit commercially and established Ryan as an actor in the industry.

Subsequently, Ryan’s career rose after 'The Notebook'. He was cast in the movies, including ' Stay Click to look into! >> Read More... ' in 2005, 'Half Nelson' in 2006, 'Fracture' in 2007, 'Lars and The Real Girl' in 2007, ' Blue Valentine Click to look into! >> Read More... ' in 2010, ' All Good Things Click to look into! >> Read More... ' in 2010, ' Drive Click to look into! >> Read More... ' in 2011, 'The Ideas of March' in 2011, and ' The Place Beyond The Pines Click to look into! >> Read More... ' in 2012. He's more of the recent projects were ' Gangster Squad Click to look into! >> Read More... ' in which he was seen as Sgt. Jerry Wooters, ' Only God Forgives Click to look into! >> Read More... ' (as Julian), and ' The Big Short Click to look into! >> Read More... ' (as Jared Vennett). His on-going productions comprise of ' The Nice Guys Click to look into! >> Read More... ' and ' La La Land Click to look into! >> Read More... '. 'Weightless' is also his upcoming movie. Ryan was the producer of the documentary Regeneration in 2010. He was also the executive producer of 'Blue Valentine', 'Only God Forgives', and 'White Shadow'. ' Lost River Click to look into! >> Read More... ' in 2014 saw Ryan as the Director, writer, and producer. He was also cast of ‘Crazy, Stupid, Love’ in 2011.

He was a part of the Television shows like 'PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal', 'Kung Fu: The Legend Continues', 'Goosebumps', 'Road to Avonlea', 'Flash Forward', 'The Adventures of Shirley Holmes', 'Nothing Too Good for a Cowboy', 'Ready or Not', and 'The Unbelievables'. He was also the host of '' for one episode.

For his role in 'Notebook', Ryan won six Teen Choice Awards in 2005, and a Choice Movie Breakout Performance (Male). He was entitled the Sho West Male Star of Tomorrow in 2004. Ryan has won Russian Guild of Film Critics Awards for Best Foreign Actor, MTV Movie Awards, Independent Spirit Awards, Las Palmas Film Festival, National Board of Review Awards, the Satellite Awards, 23rd Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Irish Film & Television Awards, and National Board of Review Awards 2015.

He is also a member of Dead Man’s Bones rock band with Zach Shields Zack Shields is an English musician and film produ >> Read More... . He has opened Tagine, a Moroccan restaurant in Beverly Hills, California with his two other friends. He is associated with PETA, Invisible Children Inc, and other charities. He is not married, but has been linked with actresses, including Rachel McAdams, and Sandra Bullock. He is presently in relation with Eva Mendes Eva Mendes is an American model and actress, born >> Read More... since 2011. In 2014, Eva Mendes gave birth to their child Esmeralda.

Steve Carell English Actor

Steve Carell

Steven John "Steve" Carell, born on August 16, 1962, is a topline actor, comedian, director, producer, and writer. Youngest of the four brothers, Steve was born to an electrical engineer by the name of Edwin Carell, and a nurse for psychiatry by the name of Harriet T. Koch. He was brought up in a suburban town named Acton in Massachusetts. “Caroselli” was the surname he was born with, however, Steven was brought up as a roman catholic, so later he changed his surname to Carell. One of his first jobs included carrying mail in Massachusetts. In 1989, his career as a performer began, when he acted in a commercial for television for Brown’s Chicken. In 1991, Carell debuted in the film, ‘Curly Sue’, where he portrayed the role of ‘Tesio’. In 1996, he starred in a show called ‘The Dana Carvey Show’, after which he continued to make several guest appearances. Examples of some of these shows are ‘Come to Papa’ (2004), 'Just Shoot Me!’ (1997), and 'Watching Ellie’ (2002). After these short stints, it was finally in 1999 that Steve Carell landed a permanent job as a correspondent, which lasted him till 2005. This show was called ‘The Daily Show’. However, the most iconic role played by Steve was yet to come his way when in 2005 he signed a contract with the channel, NBC, for which he starred in a show called ‘The Office’. This television series was inspired by a British television series, which ran very successfully, and Steve enacted the character of ‘Michael Scott’. Carell not only received the Golden Globe Award, but he also won the Television Critics Association Award, in 2006. He was also nominated, six times, for the Primetime Emmy Award. Apart from acting in the show, Carell also wrote a couple of episodes of the show, The Office. He got an award for the Writers Guild of America Award for “Casino Night”. In order to elevate his movie career, in 2011, Carell departed from the show. In 2004, ‘Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy’, saw Carell portraying the role of Brick Tamland. The film did good business at the box office. Also, the idea for his next movie, ‘The 40 Year Old Virgin’, was Carell’s own, which he further evolved and co-wrote with Judd Apatow, who was the producer of Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy. The film was a box office success and earned him various accolades. One of these was the MTV Movie Award for Best Comic Performance. In the years that followed, Steve Carell went on to play various characters, both on the television as well as the movies. Some of his memorable roles include the character of Maxwell Smart, which was in the film, ‘Get Smart’ (2008), and the main lead in ‘Evans Almighty’. He was also a part of the cast for the 2007 movie, ’Dan In Real Life’. Apart from acting and occasional writing, Steve Carell has also voiced characters in some animated movies including the role of Gru in Despicable Me (2010), and its sequel in 2013. Currently, he is doing a voice over in Wrigley’s gum commercials and working on the remake of “The Bobo”, which was a movie in 1967. Carell is at peace with his personal life with actress Nancy Carell as his wife, who was his student in one of his classes at the Second City training centre. They have two children together, daughter Elisabeth (born in May 2001), and son John (born in June 2004). The happy family lives in Los Angeles, California.


Andrew Garfield

Andrew Russell Garfield is a British-American actor best known for playing the superhero Peter Parker in Marc Webb’s “The Amazing Spiderman” series. He was born on 28 August 1983 in Los Angeles, California to Lynn and Richard Garfield. His mother is a teaching assistant at a nursery school while his father is the head coach of the Guildford City Swimming Club. He has an older brother who is a doctor. His parents migrated to the U.K. when he was three and was brought up in Epsom, Surrey. His paternal grandparents were Jewish immigrants from Russia, Romania, and Poland who bore the family’s original surname, ‘Garfinkel.’ He grew up in a secular environment and considers himself to be an agnostic pantheist. He completed his schooling from the City of London Freemen's School in Ashtead, U.K., where he actively engaged in philately, gymnastics and swimming. He initially intended to become a businessman but discovered his passion for acting when he took up Theatre Studies at A-level at the behest of one of his friends since the class was one pupil short of running. He later enrolled in the Central School of Speech and Drama at the University of London to hone his acting skills. After graduation, he started working in stage plays. In 2004, he performed as the protagonist Billy in ‘Kes’ at the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester for which he bagged the Manchester Evening News Theatre Award for Best Newcomer. He also won the Outstanding Newcomer Award at the Evening Standard Theatre Awards in 2006. He made his debut on the small screen as Tom in Channel 4’s comedy-drama “Sugar Rush” (2005). He garnered fame when he featured as Frank in two episodes of BBC TV’s fifty-six-year-old running sci-fi drama “Doctor Who” (1963) in 2007. The same year, he played the notorious murderer Jack Burridge in John Crowley’s television film “Boy A” for which he received the British Academy Television Award for Best Actor. His first successful appearance on the big screen was as Tommy D. In Mark Romanek’s dystopian romantic tragedy “Never Let Me Go” (2010), which is based on a novel by Kazuo Ishiguro under the same name. Andrew’s intense portrayal of a frustrated boy won him the 2010 Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor. He next appeared as Eduardo Saverin in David Fincher’s biographical drama “The Social Network” (2010), based on the life of Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg. Andrew became an absolute favorite of the audience since then, garnering critical praise. His next breakthrough performance was as Desmond Doss in Mel Gibson’s biographical war drama “The Hacksaw Ridge” (2016). The movie was nominated for the best film while Garfield for the best actor award at the 2016 Oscars. It was followed by his most ‘Marvelous’ acting stint as the Spiderman, catapulting his career to a whole another level. He has recently wrapped up filming for Gia Coppola’s upcoming drama “Mainstream” which is in its post-production stages. He was also honored as the Ambassador of Sport for the Worldwide Orphans Foundation (WWO) in 2011.

Andrew Garfield English Actor