Ryan “Hey girl” Gosling is a man of many talents. He’s known to break up fights, rescue women from oncoming traffic and make 90s girls everywhere wish he joined a boy band. Now, new videos have surfaced showcasing yet another talent the Gosling has been quietly hiding for oh so long.
It turns out the dude can dance. Like, seriously dance.
Someone released four throwback videos of our Canadian heartthrob getting down back when he was 12 years old and it’s pretty epic.
Here he is shaking his thing to Elvis’ “Hound Dog”:
Releasing his inner-Mc Hammer:
Making other elementary school boys super jealous:
And asking us if we love him now that he can dance. The answer’s yes:
According to Time, the videos were taken by Ottawan Shaun Swire, who owned the featured dance studio in 1992 — the year before our dear Gosling joined the Mickey Mouse Club.
The Gos even tweeted confirming that the amazing videos were, in fact, authentic and untampered:
Obviously I peaked early. Thank you @JaneChupick and twitter for the check up from the neck up.
— Ryan Gosling (@RyanGosling) March 7, 2015
Let’s add these clips to the long list of reasons as to why Gosling is always our Man Crush