Ryan Gosling Breaks Silence on '50 Shades' Casting Rumors & He's Not Fooling Anyone

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Ryan GoslingOk, I have a question. Is Ryan Gosling going to be cast as Christian Grey in the Fifty Shades of Grey movie or not? Isn't it about time that they quit messing around with who is going to land Ana's and Christian's roles and just go ahead and make a decision so we can all quit speculating about it? I mean -- the suspense is really starting to drive us crazy.

And that's why it was such a relief to hear that Ryan Gosling himself has finally broken his silence about the Fifty Shades casting rumors involving him -- and what he had to say definitely wasn't what any of us expected.

Instead of confirming to Extra whether he's already landed the role or not, he simply said:

"I don't ... what is this book that everyone is talking about? It seems very popular."

Really? That's all he had to say? What the heck is up with the "Uh ... I don't know a damn thing about it" act? (He's such a bs-er.)

It's pretty obvious that he didn't want to elaborate on the subject, but none of us are buying what Ryan's selling with that overly vanilla statement. Because judging from just how coy he was about starring in the flick, he basically gave himself away as knowing more about the possibility of landing Christian's role than he's letting on.

Oh come on -- you aren't seriously believing that he's never heard of the book, and hasn't at least given consideration to taking on the role, are you? Everyone who's anyone knows exactly what Fifty Shades of Grey is, and it has to be common knowledge among the Hollywood types that being cast in the movie is kind of a big deal.

If anything, Ryan's neutral comment only proves he's at least entertaining the idea of being Christian Grey, even if he refuses to admit it. Sometimes what you don't come right out and say speaks louder than the words you do. (We're on to you, Mr. Gosling.)

If Ryan doesn't get cast as Christian, who is the next best choice?

 

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nonmember avatar YARI

MATT BOMER!!! HES PERFECT! HE'S SEXY, CAN LOOK MEAN, SERIOUSE, LOOK LIKE HES IN PAIN WHILE STILL BEING ATTRACTIVE. HE AUTOMATICALLY LOOKS LIKE HES HIDDING SOMETHING. HE HAS THE ABILITY TO STARE AT YOU AND MAKE YOU FEEL LIKE A CHILD ONE SECOND AND IN THE NEXT, HE BECOMES A CHILD HIMSELF. HE IS AMAZING AND SHOULD DEFINATELY GE TTHE ROLE!!! MR. BOMER ALL THE WAY!!!!!!!!!

Jenna Robinson

has to be matt bomer all the way

Ashley Shifflett

NOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!! So NOT a good Christian Grey!!! He is HOTT but not Christian Grey


 

Susan Giammarino

A) The Books ROCKED any idiot should know that & B) If Ryan DOESN'T get the part, I dunno how well the movie will do. His name is alot bigger than the other contenders (in my opinion)......

nonmember avatar Mama Mia

Ryan looks so weird to me. His eyes are misplaced on his face. Definetely does not come off as "irresistable" to me. Matt Bomer, Ian Somer(however -you-spell-it), or even Stephen Amell.... bot no way is Ryan my ideal 50.

Steff Bennett

Please, not Ryan Gosling. Ian Somerhalder or Matt Bomer! 

yanke... yankeegirl86

i want it to matt bomer when i see him i see christian

Rhonda Georgetts-Smith

oka Ryan has a awesome body...but thats it.....IAN or Matt all the way....

Adalia Echelmeyer

Matt Bomer as Christian Grey definitely and  Emma Watson or Ashley Greene as Ana

Christina Jones

God I hope he's not Christian. That will totally blow the story for me. He in NO WAY fits the part. uuugghhh!!!


 

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