After discussing their mutual obsession with the Haunted Mansion ride at Disneyland, the two realized they shared a fascination with the supernatural.
During childhood, Shield’s preoccupation with ghosts lead to his parents’ putting him in therapy, and Gosling once moved from a house believing it to be haunted.
And Ryan is certainly private and always has been.” While the actress had said in the past she wasn’t planning to get married or have children, “with Ryan things are different,” a friend told PEOPLE.
“She’s very independent, but she’s content with her partner.
Perhaps the most surprising aspect of the entire album is collaboration with the Silverlake Conservatory Children’s Choir, started by Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist “Flea.” Over the mellow wavering of Gosling’s voice, the children’s choir rises and falls in eerie innocence befitting an album whose songs were adapted from ghost stories.