All eyes were on Ryan Gosling on Sunday night, as he stepped on stage to receive the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy, for his role in La La Land. However, this time it wasn’t his smile that made women tremble, as the actor gave a wonderful speech in which he praised his wife, Eva Mendes, the love of his life.
La La Land made the “Golden Slam”, winning in every category it was nominated and making history. The most anticipated moment of the evening was when the 36-year-old Hollywood sex-symbol Ryan Gosling went on stage for his acceptance speech. In a touching moment, the Canadian born actor acknowledged Eva Mendes’ contributions to his success in the movie La La Land. Gosling was thankful to his wife because, while he was dancing and doing all kinds of cool stuff on the set, she was at home, pregnant, raising their daughter and helping her brother battle with a terrible disease – cancer.
Ryan seemed sure that without Eva’s help, the award would have been lifted by someone else. his speech was a lovely and a breathtaking moment, ended with some words in the memory of Eva’s brother, Juan Carlos Mendez.
The two, together since 2011, have made a habit of not flashing their relationship too much. With the same discretion and cleverness, Eva Mendes expressed on Instagram her thoughts on Ryan’s speech. “Obviously this wasn’t my favorite moment of the night…But it was definitely my favorite style moment of the night. The stunning and talented @JanelleMonae is killing me with this look. So so so beautiful.”, wrote the 42-year-old actress, praising one of the Red Carpet looks. We’ll let you figure it out which was Eva Mendes’ favorite moment of the Golden Globes gala.
With a daughter and another kid on the road, there’s no doubt that they’re of the most beautiful couples from Hollywood. And we would love to see more pictures with them, side-by-side, despite their decision to keep things as private as possible!