• Ryan Gosling is a Canadian film actor
  • He is also known for his good looks
  • A certain director once had a different opinion of him

There isn't much that hasn't already been written about the Canadian heartthrob! It's tough to deny that Ryan Gosling is certainly a handsome man. But not everyone in Hollywood actually thinks so. Hard to believe, but director Nick Cassavetes once had a completely different opinion.

Ryan Gosling is the perfect leading man!

In the early 2000s, during the casting process for Nicholas Sparks' film adaptation of The Notebook, Nick said Ryan was perfect for the role. And didn't have a whole lot to do with Gosling's talent. The reason for this was a little strange, as Ryan revealed in an interview with British magazine Company saying this:

Also interesting:

"Nick Cassavetes, called me to meet him at his house. When I got there, he was standing in his back yard, and he looked at me and said [...]"

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