>> The awards season darling is almost here. Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling hitting the red carpet for the premier of La La Land, in La La Land Tuesday night. The modern day musical directed by Damien Chazelle is an ode to old Hollywood.>> I just heard you play, and I wanna.
>> And a love story about two aspiring artists. Gosling playing a struggling jazz musician. And Stone portraying an aspiring actress moonlighting at a coffee shop while waiting to be discovered.
Is that gonna happen every time?>> I think so.>> The director asked us to share stories where we had been, auditions that went awry, cuz Emma's character in the film is an actress.
We shared some stories, and one of mine ended up making the movie.>> The movie was shot on iconic locations throughout Los Angeles.>> I loved filming on Angel's Flight, which is a trolley downtown. It's closed down now, but they're trying to reopen it, and they opened it for us to shoot.
>> The film winning tons of praise, Rolling Stone calling it the movie of the year and the New York Film Critics Circle voting it best film of 2016. La La Land hits theaters nationwide on Friday.