Biography of George Clooney

George Clooney (George Clooney) - a Hollywood actor, producer and director. He gained popularity thanks to the work in the series "Ambulance". Winner of an Oscar for a supporting role in the film "Siriana" and, as a director, for the film "Operation Argo".
Actor and Director George ClooneyActor and Director George Clooney

Childhood and youth

George was born in 1961 in Kentucky, USA, in the family of beauty queen Nina Bruce and TV presenter “American Movie Classics” Nick Clooney. Little George often came to work to his father, where Nick's colleagues noticed him, so already at the age of five, Clooney Jr. began his television career, appearing on various television shows.
George Clooney in childhood with his sisterGeorge Clooney in childhood with his sister
When Clooney went to school, he manifested a genetic disease that was transmitted to him from his father - Bell's paralysis. During the year, half of his face was paralyzed, which was the subject of harassment among his classmates.
George Clooney and his familyGeorge Clooney and his family
In high school, Clooney was fond of baseball and basketball, in 1977, he tried to play with the Cincinnati Reds baseball team, but he never got a contract.From 1979 to 1981, George attended Northern Kentucky University, later the University of Cincinnati, but did not complete his education.

Movie career

In the mid-80s, George Clooney almost every day went to auditions, and after the trial, hard work awaited him. The young man worked as an assistant builder and loader. Very rarely did he manage to get a secondary role, for example, in the 1988 films The Return of the Killer Tomatoes and The Return of the Unbelievable Horror
George Clooney in his youthGeorge Clooney in his youth
The first serious work in the cinema for Clooney was the role of the pediatrician in the television series "Ambulance" in 1994, in which the actor was shot before 2000. Two years later, George began a collaboration with Quentin Tarantino, receiving a leading role in the film From Dusk Till Dawn, directed by Robert Rodriguez.
George Clooney in the series "Ambulance"George Clooney in the series "Ambulance"
In 1997, Clooney, together with Uma Thurman and Arnold Schwarzenegger, played Batman in the movie “Batman and Robin,” the role in which the actor is not proud. In the same year, he appeared in the comedy "One day", and then played in the movie "Peacemaker" in a pair with Nicole Kidman.
George Clooney as BatmanGeorge Clooney as Batman
George Clooney combined work on several film sets. Thus, in 1998, at the same time with his participation, the pictures “The Thin Red Line” were released, where the actor played along with John Travolta and Woody Harrelson, and the film “Save Private Ryan” describing the events of World War II, Spielberg. In the latter, along with Clooney, Tom Hanks and Matt Damon participated in the filming.
Top ten films with George Clooney
In 1999, Clooney got the role of an American infantryman in the movie "Three Kings", which was claimed by Mel Gibson and Nicolas Cage. In 2002, the actor starred in the film adaptation of the novel "Solaris" by Stanislav Lem from director Stephen Soderberga.
Three years later, the tape appeared "tape" Siriana "Stephen Gegen. On the set of the film the actor almost died, damaging the cervical vertebra. Clooney had to undergo two surgeries, but he is still accompanied by headaches. For this work, he was awarded an Oscar in the category of "Best male supporting role."
George Clooney in the film "Siriana"George Clooney in the film "Siriana"
Together with Steven Spielberg, George Clooney organized the Section Eight tele-studio in 2000. Here, for example,created Ocean's Eleven Friends and its sequels, with stars such as Brad Pitt and Julia Roberts, In All the Beauty, and Thriller Jacket starring Keira Knightley.
George Clooney, Brad Pitt and Julia Roberts on the set of the film “Ocean's Eleven”George Clooney, Brad Pitt and Julia Roberts on the set of the film “Ocean's Eleven”
In addition to his acting career, Clooney proved himself to be a fairly successful producer, receiving a second Oscar statuette for the film Operation Argo in 2012. The actor produced and tapes "Away from Paradise", "Insomnia".
George Clooney film “Operation Argo”
In 2017, George Clooney released the film Suburbicon as a director. The lead roles in the crime thriller are Matt Damon and Julianne Moore. Despite the fact that George Clooney began his career as an actor rather late by the standards of Hollywood, he has more than 50 paintings.

Personal life of George Clooney

In 1987, Clooney for several years met with actress Kelly Preston, who played in the film "Twins".
And then in 1989, George married actress Talia Bolsam, with whom he had been married for four years.
George Clooney and his wife Talia BalsamGeorge Clooney and his wife Talia Balsam
Journalists know little about the actor's personal life, as George prefers to keep the details of his relationship secret.However, it is known that he had novels with models Lisa Snowdon and Elizabeth Canalis, actresses Renee Zellweger and Christa Allen. From 2011 to 2013, Clooney was in a relationship with athlete Stacey Kibler.
In September 2014, George Clooney and lawyer Amal Alamuddin were married in Venice. And in 2017 they had twins Ella and Alexander.
The wedding of George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin held in Venice
It is known that for 18 years Clooney lived a hog. Despite the extravagance of the animal and the enormous weight of 126 kilograms, George loved the pet and often allowed him to sleep in his bed.
Children of George ClooneyChildren of George Clooney

George Clooney now

In 2019, the release of the mini-series “Catch-22” is planned, in which Clooney is involved not only as the leading actor, but also acted as a director and producer of the project. The plot of the series is based on a 1970 film with the same name (in the Russian box office "Trick-22"), which tells about the anti-war mood during the Second World War in Italy.

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