Ryan Gosling has been melting hearts for years, but some fans may be slightly turned off after seeing the photographs featured in this month's issue of Esquire magazine. The handsome actor recently sat down for an interview and posed in some eerie photographs with a naked woman painted as a skeleton from the neck down.
This photographs are highly reflective of a variety of the sinister roles Ryan Gosling has played in past films. Each photograph features two versions of Ryan Gosling -- one of whom is closely interacting with the skeletal model and the other of whom is creepily observing in the backdrop.
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