Ryan Gosling's first stop in Hollywood was on "The Mickey Mouse Club" alongside other future superstars including Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera and Justin Timberlake.
See his evolution through looks, love and career. Buena Vista Pictures
He was all grown up as he sported an indie look at the Sundance Film Festival while promoting "The United States of Leland" in 2003. Getty Images
Gosling dated his "Murder by Numbers" co-star Sandra Bullock after they met on set. They went on to see each other for just under two years. Getty Images
By 2005, Gosling had moved on to his "The Notebook" co-star Rachel McAdams. They dated for four years.
In 2007 he took his sister Mandi Gosling to the National Board of Review Awards Gala. Getty Images
Gosling gained weight and grew out his beard ahead of his role in "Lars and the Real Girl" in 2007. Getty Images
He cemented his hearththrob status with a shirtless scene in "Crazy, Stupid, Love" in 2011.
He was walking hand in hand with co-star-turned romantic partner Eva Mendes in 2012. The two now share two children and are still together. BACKGRID
Gosling grew out a soul patch and was in full '70s flair for "The Nice Guys" in 2015. Getty Images
Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling got their hands cast in Hollywood for their award-winning movie "La La Land" in 2016.