The two received both Golden Globe and SAG Award nominations this week for their roles as a jazz pianist and an aspiring actress in the movie La La Land.
Neither Gosling nor Stone have ever won individual awards before although Stone did share two SAG Awards for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for her roles in Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) and The Help. Two of her co-stars in the latter film, Octavia Spencer and Viola Davis, are also nominated for both Golden Globes and SAG Awards for the upcoming 2017 ceremonies.
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Spencer, who had also won a Golden Globe, a SAG Award and an Oscar for her performance in The Help, is nominated for a Golden Globe and SAG Award for her role in Hidden Figures, which tells of a group of African-American women provide NASA with mathematical data needed to launch its first successful space mission.
Davis received nods for her performance as Denzel Washington's character's wife in Fences. The movie focuses on a former baseball star-turned trash collector and his family living in (largely racist) 1950s America.
Other double nominees include:
Winona Ryder, who plays Joyce Byer, the mother of a missing boy, in Stranger Things
Viggo Mortensen, for his role as a survivalist father who reluctantly moves his kids from the wilderness to civilization in the film Captain Fantastic
Amy Adams, for her role as a linguist who helps the military translate alien communications in Arrival
Natalie Portman, for her role as Jackie Kennedy in Jackie
Jeff Bridges, for his role as Texas Ranger who sets out to capture two men wo carry out bank robberies to save their family farm in Hell or High Water
Thandie Newton, for her role as a troubled and determined robot madam in HBO's Westworld
Rami Malek, for his role in the USA Network series Mr. Robot
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, for her role in Showtime's Veep
Anthony Anderson, for his role as Andre "Dre" Johnson" in ABC's Black-ish
Sterling K. Brown, who received both Golden Globe and SAG Award nominations for his role as Christopher Darden in The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story and also received a Golden Globe nod for his role as Randall in NBC's This Is Us, which did not receive SAG Award nominations.
The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards will air live on TNT and TBS on Jan. 29, 2017, at 8 p.m. ET.