June 8, 2018
See Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong in ‘First Man’; Here’s Everything We Know
We first heard about the prospect of Ryan Gosling portraying astronaut Neil Armstrong, best known as the first man to step foot on the moon, back in November 2015. Damien Chazelle was already set to direct the film. At the time, Gosling and Chazelle were working together on La La Land, which was released the following year and eventually earned six Academy Awards, including Best Director for Chazelle.
Our first look at Gosling as Armstrong comes in the first promotional banner (above) and poster, which is below. The first trailer will be released tonight. Here’s everything we know about the film.
What’s it about?
As we’ve reported previously, “the film will cover Armstrong’s life through the 1960s leading to his famous first steps on the Moon in…