George Clooney

George Clooney was born on May 6, 1961 to Nina and Nick Clooney, a journalist. His aunt was the legendary singer-actress Rosemary Clooney. The future Oscar winner was raised in Kentucky and Ohio, and initially went to college to be a journalist like his father.

He went on to study acting at the Beverly Hills Playhouse, and scored roles on “The Facts of Life,” “Roseanne” and “Sisters.” Clooney’s breakout came in 1994 when he was cast on the medical drama “ER.” He remained with the show for five seasons as his fame steadily grew, earning two Emmy and three Golden Globe nominations.

Clooney was already making movies before leaving “ER,” starring in such films as “One Fine Day,” “The Peacemaker,” “Out of Sight,” and “Batman & Robin.” Following “ER,” Clooney focused exclusively on the big screen, with the 2000s bringing flicks like “The Perfect Storm,” “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” (for which he won a Golden Globe), and the “Ocean’s Eleven” films.

In 2005, Clooney appeared in “Syriana,” for which he won the Best Supporting Actor Oscar and a Golden Globe. That same year, he directed, produced, and starred in “Good Night, and Good Luck,” which earned him Best Director and Best Screenplay nominations at the same Academy Awards.

Clooney’s next Oscar nod came for 2007’s “Michael Clayton,” the same year he directed “Leatherheads.” More Oscar nominations followed for 2010’s “Up in the Air” and 2011’s “The Descendants,” the latter of which led to a Golden Globes win. He also received an Academy Award screenplay nomination for “The Ides of March.”

The star’s second Oscar win, however, finally came in 2013 when “Argo” won Best Picture. As producer, Clooney got to take home one of the statues. Later that year he starred opposite Sandra Bullock in the critically-acclaimed “Gravity,” and in 2014, he wrote, directed, and starred in the less well-received movie, “The Monuments Men.” In early 2015, he received the Cecil B. DeMille award at the Golden Globes for lifetime achievement.

Clooney has balanced his screen work with his passion for activism, and has frequently used his celebrity to raise awareness of certain causes, such as the crisis in Darfur and earthquake disaster relief in Haiti. His love life, however, has garnered even more interest. Following a short marriage to Talia Balsam from 1989 to 1993, Clooney dated (and eventually dumped) a string of beautiful women, earning him the title of Hollywood’s top bachelor.

But Clooney’s playboy lifestyle came to a screeching halt when he met Amal Alamuddin, a human rights lawyer, in 2013. They became engaged in early 2014, and had a star-studded wedding in Venice later that year.

George Clooney NOT Under FBI Investigation For Money Laundering, Despite Report

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George Clooney FBI Investigation

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George Clooney is NOT under an FBI investigation for money laundering, despite a made-up report. Gossip Cop can exclusively bust the falsified story.

Amal Clooney’s Friends NOT Worried About Her Pregnancy Weight, Despite Report

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Amal Clooney Pregnant Weight

Amal Clooney’s friends are NOT concerned about her not gaining enough weight during pregnancy, despite a manufactured report. Gossip Cop can bust this claim.

Celebrities Slam Time Magazine For Tweet About Amal Clooney’s Baby Bump At U.N.

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Celebrities React Amal Clooney Time Baby Bump

Celebrities are slamming Time magazine for tweeting about Amal Clooney’s “baby bump” while she was delivering a speech at the United Nations urging the organization to investigate crimes committed by ISIS.

Amal Clooney Hiring Unattractive Nannies To Prevent George From Cheating?

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George Amal Clooney Nannies Twins

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Amal Clooney does NOT plan to hire only unattractive nannies for her and George Clooney’s twins in an effort to prevent him from cheating, despite an absurd tabloid report. Gossip Cop can exclusively bust this claim.

Angeline Jolie Did NOT Destroy Brad Pitt, George Clooney Friendship, Despite Report

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Angelina Jolie Brad Pitt George Clooney Feud

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Angelina Jolie did NOT destroy Brad Pitt and George Clooney’s friendship over her jealousy of Amal Clooney, despite a fabricated tabloid report. Gossip Cop can exclusively bust this claim.

George Clooney Did NOT Smash Wine Bottle Worth Thousands Of Dollars, Despite Report

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George Clooney Wine Bottle Toast Babies

George Clooney did NOT smash a wine bottle worth thousands of dollars being used to celebrate his twins, despite a manufactured report. Gossip Cop can bust this claim.

George Clooney: Donald Trump Is “Hollywood Elitist” (VIDEO)

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George Clooney Donald Trump elitist

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George Clooney calls Donald Trump a “Hollywood elitist” and “demagogue” in a new interview. Watch here.

“The View” Reacts To George Clooney Baby News (VIDEO)

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The View George Clooney Twins

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“The View” co-hosts on Friday reacted to Amal Clooney being pregnant and debated why George Clooney is now having kids after saying for years he didn’t want children. Watch here.

George Clooney, Amal Expecting Twins After Years Of False Pregnancy Reports

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George Amal Clooney Twins Babies False Reports

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George Clooney and Amal Clooney are expecting twins, it was revealed Thursday. In honor of the baby news, Gossip Cop decided to look back at a few of the false pregnancy rumors and tabloid covers that we’ve exclusively corrected about the couple prior to the real announcement. See the photo gallery here!

Amal Clooney Pregnant With Twins, George Clooney’s First Babies

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Amal Clooney Pregnant

George and Amal Clooney  are going to be parents! Gossip Cop has learned that the couple is expecting twins babies together. Get the details here!

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