George Clooney Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 19 Dec, 2017
Facts of George Clooney
Date of Birth: 1961 , May-6
Age: 57 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name George Clooney
Birth Name George Timothy Clooney
Father Nick Clooney
Mother Nina Bruce Warren
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Lexington, Kentucky, United States
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $ 180 million
Girlfriend Amal Alamuddin
Married to Amal Clooney
Movies Money Monster
Sisters Adelia Clooney
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Synopsis

George Clooney is an actor, filmmaker, activist, philanthropist, and businessman. He has earned three Golden Globe Awards and two Academy Awards in his career. He came to wide recognition after playing the role as Dr. Doug Ross on the medical drama called ER.

Early Life and Education

George Clooney was born as George Timothy Clooney who was born on May 6, 1961, in Lexington, Kentucky of United States. He is the son of Nina Bruce (his mother) and Nick Clooney (his father).

As far as his ethnicity, Clooney has Irish, German, and English ancestry and holds an American nationality. His mother was a beauty queen and city councilwoman whereas his father was an anchorman and game show host. 

Clooney came from stable and wealthy family background. Therefore, he was much emphasized to work in the entertainment industry as his professional life.

Clooney also joined the University of Cincinnati during the very time but due to his lack of attention, he could not grab his graduate degree in the very time. He also sold women’s shows in the early time for making the money as well as he was also working as a tobacco cutter as well as insurance person with door to door service in the very moment.

Career

Clooney made his career debut in 1978. His first role was as an extra in the television mini-series Centennial, base on the novel.

Clooney is an actor, screenwriter as well as a professor by his occupation that he obtained from the year 1978 till the present phase of life. George has been successful in his career, therefore, he has been able to achieve golden globe award 3 times in his life. 

Additionally, he is the holder of Academy Awards 2 times in his life. These two awards were basically for his brilliant acting as well as producing the best movies and shows. He is remarked by his character as Dr. Doug Ross within the popular television drama ER. 

Personal Life

Clooney dated the beautiful actress, Kelly Preston. The couple started dating in 1987. They stayed in the relationship for two years.

Soon, Clooney started an affair with an actress, Talia Balsam. The couple tied their knot in 1989. However, the relationship did not last for a long duration. They ended their relationship in the year 1993.

Clooney had a relationship with Ginger Lynn Allen, an American actress. He also dated French reality TV personality, Céline Balitran in 1996. They had a relationship for three years.

Clooney had a five-year on-again, off-again relationship with British Model, Lisa Snowdon. They first met in 2000. He dated popular American actresses such as Renée Zellweger and Krista Allen.

He began dating Sarah Larson in June 2007. The couple broke up in May 2008. He also dated Italian actress, Elisabetta Canalis (2011), WWE Diva, Stacy Keibler (2011-2013).  

Clooney engaged Amal Alamuddin on April 28, 2014. The couple officially tied their knot on September 27, 2014, at Ca' Farsetti. The couple is blessed with twins. She gave birth to a daughter named Ella and a son named Alexander.

Net Worth and Body Measurements

George Clooney’s current net worth is $500 million. His new wife Amal Clooney has $10 million net worth. 

He has maintained a huge amount of money from his longtime career. His several directorial ventures have collected over $100 million in Box Office. Clooney's annual average income is $19 million. 

In 2013, he founded Casamigos Tequila with Rande Gerber and Michael Meldman. In 2017, they sold to Diageo for $700 million and additional $300 million possible depending on the company’s performance over the net ten years.

Before to the deal, Clooney was reportedly worth $225 million, a fortune made off of huge collection from various films like the Ocean’s Eleven series. 

Clooney resides in a lavish mansion in Berkshire, England. He is residing there with his wife Amal Clooney, he bought this house on $10 million in early 2017. In 2009, He purchased an electric car manufactured by Tango on $108K. He also has a private jet. 

Clooney stands an incredible height of 5 feet 11 inches. His body seems he has lost his weight as compared to the last year and additionally he has been conscious of his weight as well.

The salary earned by George in his career is very strong and stable as well as his net worth is also calculated to be an exclusive sum of an amount which is around 180 million dollars. 

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