See George Clooney, Ryan Gosling in The Ides of March Trailer

See George Clooney, Ryan Gosling in The Ides of March Trailer

George Clooney for President?

In The Ides of March, maybe so! The 50-year-old actor stars alongside Ryan Gosling as a promising political candidate, Governor Mike Morris.

Gosling, 30, plays Stephen Myers, an idealistic staffer who gets a crash course on dirty politics when he becomes wrapped up in a torrid scandal. 

The film -- directed by Clooney -- hits theaters Oct. 7. Watch The Ides of March trailer above.