Books Andrew Dornenburg Books by Andrew Dornenburg Andrew Dornenburg has written books about: Nonfiction Food & Wine Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Andrew Dornenburg Ryan Gosling is Neil Armstrong in Damien Chazelle's First Man. Daniel McFadden/Universal Pictures hide caption toggle caption Daniel McFadden/Universal Pictures Pop Culture Happy Hour To The Moon and Back With Ryan Gosling In 'First Man' October 12, 2018 First Man tells the story of Neil Armstrong's life in the decade leading up to his walk on the moon. Ryan Gosling stars as Armstrong, and it's directed by Damien Chazelle. It's the second time they're teaming up after the huge commercial and critical success of La La Land. To The Moon and Back With Ryan Gosling In 'First Man' 23:47 Toggle more options Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/656569835/656638260" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Five for Friday A Star is Born, Stars Sing, Meteors Shower November 16, 2006 What a weekend! You can celebrate Mickey Mouse's birthday, relax with a cool DVD starring some of the greatest talents of the 1950s (hosted by none other than Hef) and gaze at a meteor shower. And then, just in case you were wondering, we have the word on the best wine to sip with your Thanksgiving turkey — or your KFC takeout.