Video: Ryan Gosling Breaks Up Street Fight

| by Michael Allen

Actor Ryan Gosling, the star of 'Crazy, Stupid, Love' happened to be in New York City to separate two men and calm down an escalating situation. In a video of the incident (below), Gosling is wearing a blue baseball hat and a striped tank top.

A number of people try to move the men apart in the East Village before Gosling walks towards the altercation and bystanders recognize him, reported E! Online.

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The actor physically restrained one of the men after dropping his grocery bag, according to the New York Daily News. Gosling moves the pair away from traffic at the intersection while female fans realize who the mystery man is.

Gosling is currently filming ‘The Place Beyond The Pines’ in upstate New York, which is due to be released in 2013. This incient is a turnaround for the actor, who was taken out of school as a child and taught at home because he was bullied.