George Clooney Biography

George Clooney, an American actor, filmmaker, activist, businessman, and philanthropist was born George Timothy Clooney on May 6, 1961, in Lexington, Kentucky.

He is the son to Nina Bruce Warren, a former beauty pageant queen and Nick Clooney who was a former anchorman and game show host and was also the brother of singer Rosemary Clooney

George Clooney Movie Career

George Clooney scored his breakout role in 1992 as Dr. Doug Ross on TV’s ER.His first major Hollywood role was in the horror comedy-crime thriller From Dusk till Dawn, directed by Robert Rodriguez and co-starring Harvey Keitel.

In 1999, Clooney turned in his ER scrubs to pursue his film career full time. He starred in the Persian Gulf War tale Three Kings with Mark Wahlberg and Ice Cube that same year. The actor, who for so long had wondered if he’d truly make it big, was now Hollywood royalty.

In 2001, Clooney starred in the remake of Ocean’s Eleven directed by Steven Soderbergh. He played Danny Ocean, a role originated by famed crooner Frank Sinatra. Clooney’s next starring role was in the 2009 dramatic comedy, Up in the Air.

In the film, Clooney played Ryan Bingham, a consultant who specializes in firing employees. For The Ides of March in 2011, Clooney proved to be a triple-threat, serving as the project’s star, director, and co-writer. The political drama featured Clooney as a presidential candidate and Ryan Gosling as one of his aides.

His next film was Tomorrowland which was released in 2015, a science fiction adventure film in which he played Frank Walker, an inventor.

George Clooney Wife

In 2011, Clooney began dating American actress Stacy Keibler, who was formerly involved with 7th Heaven actor Geoff Stults. After nearly two years together, in July 2013, it was reported that Clooney and Keibler had parted ways.

In April 2014 Cloony proposed to Amal Alamuddin, according to a report in People magazine.Three years later, news reports surfaced in February 2017 that Amal was pregnant and expecting twins. Amal gave birth to a girl and a boy : Ella and Alexander on June 6, 2017 in a London hospital.

George Clooney Children

Cloony and Amal Alamuddin have twins, a girl and a boy : Ella and Alexander.

George Clooney Awards

In his successful his career, George Clooney has won two Academy Awards, one for Best Supporting Actor and one for Best Picture as one of the producers for Argo, as well as a BAFTA and a Golden Globe. For his role in The Descendants, he won a Golden Globe Award and was nominated for an Academy Award, BAFTA Award, Satellite Award, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards: Best Lead Actor and Best Cast.On January 11, 2015, Clooney was awarded the Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement Award.

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