Ryan Gosling for GQ
GQ Magazine January 2011 Issue
Editorial: “How to Look Like a Movie Star”
Photographer by Mario Testino
He’s gorgeous; he’s famous; he’s making more money than 99% of the population, so of course he needs to flog himself publicly:
On getting a job at a deli after The Notebook: “I’d never had a real job. The problem with Hollywood, he goes on, is that nobody works. They have meals. They go to Pilates. But it’s not enough. So they do drugs. If everybody had a pile of rocks in their backyard and spent every day moving them from one side of the yard to the other, it would be a much happier place.”
On being surprised by his success: “Look, this is crazy. I don’t understand how I’m here, living this life, wearing this suit. I assume I’m going to pay for it someday…And that’s okay. It seems fair to me. I just want to be ready for it. I want to meet it like a gentleman.”
Honey, just lie back and enjoy it, will you?
Socks by Pantherella. Necklace by Tiffany & Co.
Fedora by Borsalino at JJ Hat Center.
The only thing better than a man who can fill out a shirt is a man who can fill out a pair of pants, amirite girls? We’ll be honest; he never really did it for us. But child, he’s certainly doing it for us now. We’re fanning ourselves like Miss Celie in church. Although it has to be said, we’re not sure any man can really pull off that Gucci sweater.
[Photo Credit: Mario Testino, gq.com]