Where to start? Oscar nominated in 2006 for Half Nelson and four times nominated for a Golden Globe, Gosling is yet to pick up one of the biggies.
Still, the fact that the 32-year-old has an entire Wiki page detailing his nominations speaks volumes.
Nominated this year for the Best Actor Oscar, BAFTA and Golden Globe for Silver Linings Playbook. Unfortunately Cooper ended up in the same category as tour-de-force Daniel Day-Lewis, meaning a win was always going to be a long shot. Winner:
The sheer amount of critical praise and award nominations that Gosling has already accumulated over his career just edges him ahead.