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RYAN GOSLING

He's a real-life good Samaritan, he loves dogs and he finally showed off his funny bone (and hot abs!) in the summer hit Crazy, Stupid, Love. Even his costars aren't immune to the Canadian actor's boyish charms. "He's a good-looking guy. I did notice that," Gosling's Crazy, Stupid, Love costar Steve Carell tells PEOPLE.