She was supposed to be photographed by Annie Leibovitz alongside two other beautiful and popular young actresses, Scarlett Johansson and Keira Knightley.
But when she arrived at the photo shoot, she learned that the other women had agreed to pose nude.
I have no issues doing it for a part if it makes sense, if it's not gratuitous and I think it's adding to the story.
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But the publicity-leery Gosling has forged a careful career path, built on unusual role choices and avoidance of overexposure.
Here are eight seminal moments that made Gosling the (reluctant) movie star he is today: .
A German film awards ceremony descended into farce when an utterly unconvincing Ryan Gosling 'lookalike' waltzed onto the stage to collect a prize for La La Land.
The Goldene Kamera awards usually focuses on actors and directors from its home country, but some A-List names will arrive from Hollywood - and almost always end up walking away with a prize.
The excitement in the voice of host Steven Gaetjen is palpable as he introduces 'one of the hottest stars in Hollywood... Out steps a gentleman who, while possessing a passing resemblance in some of his features, is quite clearly a portly imitation. The awkwardness grows as everyone in the room spots that the man a fraud - particularly fellow stars Nicole Kidman, Jane Fonda and Colin Farrell - except Gaetjen, who allows him to make a speech.'Good evening, I am Ryan Gosling! He adds: 'I dedicate this award to Joko and Klass, thank you very much. The camera pans to Kidman, Fonda and Farrell respectively, who look utterly bewildered.