Ryan Gosling: 'I Need a Break From Myself'

Lara Spencer explains what has people buzzing on the "GMA" Pop News Heat Index.
2:19 | 03/21/13

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There are snacks in "pop news." Let's get started and begin with ryan gosling, one of hollywood's hottest leading men, but he's already thinking aboutle cooing things off. Gosling is taking a break from acting for awhile to help put his work back into perspective, he says. In a new interview with the ap he says "i need a break from myself as much as I imagine the audience does" and, ryan, we don't. If you need one, that's fine but we don't need one from you. we can see and enjoy him in and a direct electoral debut before he takes said break. Those will come out this spring and the film he's directing is called "how to catch a monster" coming out in 2014. Never too early to get on matthew McConway's bandwagon. Might be a little early. This could be too early. First in line. I want him to know that I'm a true supporter. The magic mike star is promoting his upcoming movie "mud" with a interview in "details" magazine. And his wife challenges him including doing two movies back-to-back last year, very rigorous and plouffes his family from movie to movie. He got into the movie by pitching a tent in mississippi while he memorized the script and it has a lot of buzz and not just coming from right here. Uh-huh, right, yeah. But most of it -- most here, yes. Also reese witherspoon in the film. Really honestly it is. Sure. Other -- and many other -- and others. matthew McConaughey and others. Life imitates arts for two on "mad men." The actor who plays pete campbell is engaged now. She has an affair with pete while they fell in love in real life. They live on opposite coasts but make it work by making sure they see each other at least every ten days and we wish you both congratulations. "Mad men" almost back. Not a day too soon. Late nights. You know they say breakfast is the most important meal of

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