May 6, 1961
59 years old
Salt and pepper
5 ft 11 in | 180 cm
78 kg | 172 pounds
42 in | 107 cm
11 US | 44 EU
35 in | 89 cm
George Timothy Clooney was born in Lexington, Kentucky, United States, on May 6, 1961, is an American actor.
Young George Clooney first started his professional acting career on American TV series.
He got his television debut in mini-series Centennial (1978) in uncredited role as Young Man Carrying Barrel.
He landed his big break with a role as Dr. Doug Ross in NBC medical drama series ER (1994-1999).
He made his movie debut in comedy Combat Academy (1986) in role as Cadet Major Biff Woods.
George's breakthrough performance came as Seth Gecko in vampire crime thriller From Dusk Till Dawn (1996).
He made his directorial debut with biographical spy comedy film Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002), he also starred in role as Jim Byrd.
The Midnight Sky (2020) drama in role as Augustine, opposite Felicity Jones and Kyle Chandler
He won the Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as Bob Barnes in geopolitical thriller film Syriana (2005).
He was nominated for the Academy Awards for Best Director and for Best Original Screenplay for historical drama movie Good Night and Good Luck (2005), he also starred in role as Fred W. Friendly.
He was nominated for the Academy Awards for Best Actor for his roles in movies:
Up in the Air (2009) comedy drama in role as Ryan Bingham
The Descendants (2011) comedy drama in role as Matthew "Matt" King, for which he won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor
Michael Clayton (2007) thriller in role as Michael Raymond Clayton
He won the Academy Award for Best Picture for producing historical drama film Argo (2012) directed by Ben Affleck.
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay for political drama film The Ides of March (2011), he also starred in role as Mike Morris.
He portrayed Danny Ocean in Ocean's Trilogy films, directed by Steven Soderbergh:
Ocean's Eleven (2001)
Ocean's Twelve (2004)
Ocean's Thirteen (2007)
He won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for his role as Ulysses Everett McGill in crime comedy movie O Brother Where Art Thou? (2000).
Batman & Robin (1997) superhero in role as Batman / Bruce Wayne
Three Kings (1999) black comedy war with Mark Wahlberg and Ice Cube
Solaris (2002) science fiction drama directed Steven Soderbergh
Syriana (2005) geopolitical thriller with Matt Damon
Gravity (2013) science fiction thriller with Sandra Bullock and Ed Harris
Hail, Caesar! (2016) comedy directed by Joel & Ethan Coen
Money Monster (2016) thriller opposite Julia Roberts
He was nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards and for three Golden Globe Awards for Best Actor for his performance as Dr. Doug Ross in NBC medical drama series ER (1994-1999).
E/R (1984–1985) CBS sitcom in role as Mark "Ace" Kolmar
The Facts of Life (1985-1987) NBC sitcom in role as George Burnett
Roseanne (1988-1991) ABC sitcom in role as Booker Brooks
Baby Talk (1991) ABC sitcom in role as Joe
Bodies of Evidence (1992-1993) CBS police drama series in role as Det. Ryan Walker
Sisters (1993-1994) NBC drama series in role as Det. James Falconer
Catch-22 (2019) Hulu satirical dark comedy miniseries in role as Scheisskopf
Graduated from Augusta High School in Kentucky.
Attended Northern Kentucky University (1979-1981).
Studied acting at The Beverly Hills Playhouse.
Has Irish, German and English ancestry.
Has an older sister, Adelia.
He was awarded the Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement Award in 2015.
He practiced Bikram yoga.
Fan of Dallas Mavericks, Cincinnati Bengals and Cincinnati Reds.
He owned a pet pig named Max the Star for 18 years.
He is a good baseball player.
Friends with Rande Gerber and Ben Weiss.
Close friends with Julia Roberts and Brad Pitt.
Good friends with actor Mark Wahlberg.
Fan of South Park.
Featured on the cover of GQ magazine four times.
He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Lives in Sonning Eye, Oxfordshire, England.
He married lawyer Amal Alamuddin in 2014, they have twins, daughter Ella and son Alexander.
He was married to actress Talia Balsam (1989-1993).
He dated Stacy Keibler (2011-2013), Elisabetta Canalis (2009-2011), Sarah Larson (2007-2008), Linda Thompson (2006), Renée Zellweger (2003), Jennifer Siebel Newsom (2002), Krista Allen (2002-2004), Mariella Frostrup (2002), Lisa Snowdon (2000-2005), Lucy Liu (2000), Traylor Howard (2000), Carole Radziwill (2000), Céline Balitran (1996-1999), Vendela Kirsebom Thomessen (1996), Frances Fisher (1995), Karen Duffy (1995), Kimberly Russell (1994-1995), Elizabeth Daily (1993) and Kelly Preston (1987-1989).