Ryan Gosling Skips Cannes Film Festival

 Ryan Gosling Skips Cannes Film Festival

Hes fiercely dedicated to his craft, and Ryan Gosling ended up missing the premiere of his new flick Only God Forgives at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival in favor of a new project.

The Lars and the Real Girl guy apologized for his absence in a letter to Cannes director Thierry Fremaux, who was understandably disappointed at the news.

Gosling is currently in Detroit, Michigan filming his directorial debut How to Catch a Monster with Christina Hendricks and Eva Mendes.

Meanwhile, Nicolas Winding Refns Only God Forgives still premiered in the South of France today, and its getting great feedback.