The 88th Annual Academy Awards. Brie Larson has taken home an Oscar for her searing performance in Room. And then, suddenly, the mood changes. This part is history, of course, and our man finally did it. The Dolby Theater erupted in thunderous applause and the audience jumped to their feet so quickly that members could have sworn it created a breeze.
The truest and purest form of Hollywood friendship, two red carpet BFFs who were enjoying that finest, most delicious kind of recognition. Photos ABC And now here we are in It's been a garbage dump of a year. In fact, it could be said that the moment between Kate and Leo was the last time we collectively felt happiness. But that's the beauty of award season: Every January we are offered the opportunity to start fresh. To be moved by new films, to discover new talent and to find even more reasons we wish were a celebrity.
Society couldn't have needed a glamorous, exciting and heartwarming start to award season more this time around, and the Golden Globes delivered in a big way. They gave us a brand new Kate and Leo. And here at E! News, we have every reason to believe that they are, in fact, Hollywood's new favorite pair. The similarities between the two non-couple-couples run deep.
Viewers fell in love with her quirky sense of humor and, just as importantly, her electric chemistry with onscreen love interest Gosling. Sound familiar, Rose-and-Jack stans? This flick was the first time we were introduced to just how much Emma and Ryan embodied CoupleGoals, and every time they've been repeat costars since then fans harken back to this breakthrough performance.
The similarities don't stop there, of course. Both sets of BFFs are constantly talking about and praising each other in the media. True to their individual personalities, Emma and Ryan tend to take things to a bit more of a humorous place. Like the time that Emma told E! News that Ryan should probably get a restraining order against her, on account of the number of times they've worked together. Or when Ryan told us that he and Emma are able to help each other so much when they work together because they know each other so well.
The way you look at your BFF winning awards. It was a dream come true for Emma, Ryan, and anyone who feels even a tiny bit of hope from their friendship. It all started when they won their awards and, well, one doesn't need much more proof than the above photo.
If a picture can say 1, words, then they would all be the heart-eye Emoji. Seriously, the admiration and sense of pride these two have for each other is off the charts. The love affair-slash-good-old-fashioned-rib-fest continued at the E! Ryan Gosling got to undo his Spanx after his major GoldenGlobes win: News enews January 9, But the best news of all?
This is only the very beginning of award season. That means we have at least three more shows in which to ogle this friendship. Suddenly is looking a lot brighter.