The actor expressed his gratitude to his partner
Ryan Gosling has recently taken the opportunity to express his deep gratitude towards his partner, Eva Mendes, while promoting his upcoming role as Ken in the highly anticipated movie “Barbie.” Throughout his global tour for the film, Mendes has been a constant source of support, standing by Gosling’s side and sharing positive comments from acclaimed director Greta Gerwig. In a heartwarming display of affection, Gosling is reciprocating the unwavering support he has received by publicly acknowledging Mendes’ contribution. Notably, Mendes has even sported a t-shirt adorned with Gosling’s face, further exemplifying their loving connection. Their relationship serves as a beautiful testament to the power of mutual encouragement and admiration.
During an interview with Access Hollywood at the Los Angeles world premiere, Gosling, aged 42, was asked about Mendes’ Instagram posts. He responded, “It means everything. It means everything.”
The La La Land star also paid tribute to Mendes through his fashion choices at the premiere. While his faded pink suit was a nod to the movie’s theme, his jewelry emphasized his love for her. He wore a small pendant in the shape of the letter “E,” representing Eva, stylized like Barbie’s iconic pink “B.” Gosling’s stylist, Mark Avery, confirmed that the necklace was a tribute to Mendes in an interview with InStyle.
Since their collaboration in the 2011 film “The Place Beyond the Pines,” Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling have formed a lasting bond. Despite choosing not to marry, the couple shares a beautiful family, with two children, Esmeralda (8) and Amada (7). Known for their commitment to privacy, Mendes and Gosling rarely offer glimpses into their personal lives. However, the Barbie tour has provided a unique opportunity for the couple to showcase their relationship and express their affection publicly. This rare openness adds an extra layer of significance to their joint journey, making it a truly special and cherished occasion for both Mendes and Gosling.
In a recent Instagram post, Eva Mendes took a moment to shower praise on her partner, Ryan Gosling. She shared a heartfelt gallery of photos, featuring director Greta Gerwig’s glowing quote about Gosling’s exceptional talent, as well as snapshots from their shared project, “The Place Beyond the Pines.” In the caption, Mendes couldn’t contain her admiration, expressing in her native language, “Mi Hombre. Mi Vida… To say he’s the greatest actor I’ve ever worked with is an understatement.” Mendes’s genuine words of appreciation serve as a testament to the deep connection and immense respect she holds for Gosling’s craft, further affirming their mutual support and admiration for one another.
Continuing to show her support on Instagram, Mendes playfully wore a Ken-themed t-shirt featuring Gosling and referred to herself as a “player” in the caption. Additionally, during an appearance on The Talk, Mendes shared a lighthearted story about asking Gosling for a pair of underwear he wore while portraying Ken. In a lighthearted and playful manner, Mendes amusingly disclosed the backstory behind a particular photo, stating, “It’s a funny photo, and he’s really trying to be humorous… And it definitely succeeded on all levels.” Mendes further shared that when Gosling sent her the photo from his work, she couldn’t resist making a cheeky request, saying, “Can I please have that underwear? Please, I never ask for anything.” Adding a touch of whimsy, Mendes playfully declared, “I’m wearing it right now,” attributing her choice to her teenage imagination, which was undoubtedly sparked by the iconic Barbie. This delightful anecdote showcases the couple’s playful dynamic and highlights their ability to find joy and humor in their relationship.
The Barbie tour has provided a platform for Mendes and Gosling to briefly open up about their relationship, offering glimpses into their private lives while they continue to maintain their usual privacy.