- Birthday6th May, 61
- Birth PlaceUnited States
- Marital statusDivorced
George Timothy Clooney is an American actor, film director, producer, and screenwriter. For his work as an actor, he has received two Golden Globe Awards and an Academy Award. Clooney is also noted for his social activism and has served as one of the United Nations Messengers of Peace since January 31, 2008.
Though he made his acting debut on television in 1978, Clooney gained fame and recognition by portraying Dr. Douglas "Doug" Ross on the long-running medical drama ER from 1994 to 1999. While working on ER, he started attracting a variety of leading roles in films including Batman & Robin (1997) and Out of Sight (1998), where he first teamed with long-term collaborator Steven Soderbergh. In 2001, Clooney's fame widened with the release of his biggest commercial success, Ocean's Eleven, the first of a profitable film trilogy, a remake of the movie from 1960 with the members of The Rat Pack with Frank Sinatra as Danny Ocean. He made his directorial debut a year later with the 2002 biographical thriller Confessions of a Dangerous Mind and has since directed Good Night, and Good Luck (2005), Leatherheads (2008), and The Ides of March (2011). He won the 2006 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his work in the Middle East thriller Syriana (2005).
Clooney's humanitarian work includes his advocacy of finding a resolution for the Darfur conflict, raising funds for the 2010 Haiti earthquake, 2004 Tsunami and 9/11 victims, and creating documentaries such as Sand and Sorrow to raise awareness about international crises.
Family & relationships
The sexy actor owns a villa that he purchased in 2001 in Italy. It was rumored that Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were going to get married in this lakeside mansion.
Location: The grand white colored mansion is located in Laglio, Italy. This 18th-century home is in northern Italy and has many celebrity homes in it.
Accommodation: Villa Oleandra sits on the city's main drag, the windy and scenic Via Regina, and overlooks Italy's famed Lake Como. The house boasts 25 grand rooms and one of the primary reasons to buy this house according to Clooney was its magnificent decorated ceilings. The house contains an outdoor theater, a large swimming pool and a garage for Clooney’s motorcycles.
Neighborhood: The house is adjacent to one of the most famous fashion Mogul Donatella Versace who owns a home on Lake Como near the burial place of her late brother Gianni. Singer Avril Lavigne and husband Deryck Whimbey honeymooned in Lake Como a few years ago.
The beautiful home
The second floor
Fabulous interior finishes
The master bedroom
Lakeside swimming pool
Los Angeles home
George Clooney owns a 7354 square feet home in Los Angeles, featuring a serene environment and brilliant architecture. The Oscar winner bought the plush home in 1995 from singer “Stevie Nicks” for a reported $2.2 million.
Location: The pricey home is located in the affluent residential area of Studio city, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Accommodation: George’s marvelous mansion is spread over an area of 7354 square feet and features comfy and well cleaned spacious rooms with brilliant light systems. The pricey home includes a 3D screening room, a well equipped bar and a modern kitchen fully equipped with up to date appliances including custom cabinetry, oven and stainless steel fridge with George’s favorite salads and juices. Absolute outdoor fun is ensured with the outdoor basketball court and tennis court, while the area’s serene atmosphere offers a splendid aura of positivity.
George Clooney wanted to be a baseball player more than an actor. He is often spotted wearing the full baseball accessories and spending time with the fellow players.
Apart from being a baseball enthusiast Clooney also love spend time playing basketball. It is probably one of the reasons of his sexy toned body. He plays this game at least twice a week for one hour which keeps him going and keeps him fit.
Piaggio Mp3 250 scooter
Unlike many celebrities George Clooney owns a Piaggio Mp3 250 scooter. This is a slanting three-wheeled scooter from the Italian manufacturer Piaggio which was first brought to market in 2006. Dissimilar to other scooters this one has two wheels in front and one ate the back. George owns a silver grey color scooter in which he is often spotted.
Together with producer Grant Heslow
On the streets of Italy
Harley Davidson motorbike
Apart from owning a scooter he also owns a Harley Davidson motorbike. He is often spotted riding this bike while on a holiday.
The good looking actor owns a Tango 600, which he loves to drive across the busy streets. The eco friendly car features a unique battery-powered car design with dimensions measuring 39 inches wide and 102 inches long and offers an ultimate solution to the world's environmental and energy problems. It may appear as a golf cart, but it drives like a racing bike, with a top out over 150 mph. The electric car easily attains 0-60 in 4.0 seconds and is associated with high performance. Its unique seating arrangement provides comfy seating for two with passenger seated behind the driver.
Unique car design
Chevrolet Corvette V8 C1 convertible
Hollywood heartthrob George Clooney owns a brick red Chevrolet Corvette V8 C1 convertible. The actor’s love for vintage cars drove him to acquire this classic car which comes with a foldable rooftop. Notably, the 1958 model of the car was considered to be a style icon of its times owing to its trendy appearance which was derived from a chrome finished exterior along with double headlamps. Louvres in the bonnet and chrome rails on the trunk provided a distinctive look to the Corvette. Clooney has lined the seats with high end leather.
Four years ago in 2008, George Clooney along with other celebrity friends U2’s Bono and the gorgeous Cindy Crawford were spotted holidaying in French Riviera. Clooney was seen swimming, jet skiing and chilling out in sun on a yacht. French Riviera is one of the favorite holiday destinations of the rich and famous. It covers 560 miles and consists of both sand and shingle beaches.
Talented actor and People’s sexiest man alive, George Clooney and his girlfriend Stacy Keibler were spotted boarding a boat with some other close friends in Lake Como, also called as Lago di Como in Italian, is Italy’s one of the most popular and deepest lake. The couple was actually visiting George’s Italian home after a quick trip to Cabo. George and Stacy also relaxed in the Mexican sun, but before jetting to Europe together, they stopped in LA and dined out with his best pals. Reportedly, Jennifer Aniston also managed to link up with pal George Clooney recently while off on her European vacation.
Shaped like an inverted Y giving it a long perimeter, Lake Como is surrounded by beautiful villas and resort villages as well as hiking path and its popular for boat trips and water activities. Historically, it has been a popular holiday destination since Roman times, and is also a sough-after romantic travel destination and a great spot for photography.
Location: Surrounded by hills and mountains, Lake Como is in the northern Italian Lakes District and lies between Milan and the border of Switzerland.
Main Attractions: Many festivals including the Sagra di San Giovanni is celebrated in the last weekend of June in the central town of Como with fireworks and folk arts. Further, the Palio del Baradello, a historical re-enactment and a traditional rowing race, Palio Remiero del Lario is also widely celebrated. The Lake Como festivals also feature summer music performances in venues around the lake and there are gastronomic festivals in fall and drama from January through April.
Other attractions include the camping, cruises, various outdoor activities like biking, mountain biking, boating, hiking, windsurfing, paragliding and skiing in the winters. Also, Bellagio, known as the pearl of the lake, is in a beautiful setting where the three branches of Lake Como come together, and the Menaggio, against the mountains, is a lively resort with a lakeside promenade are the top attractions of this holiday destination.
George Clooney and his girlfriend, Stacy Keibler
George Clooney’s Tesla Roadster
Noted for his social and sometime political activism, the actor and the epitome of a class act, George Clooney, who has already devoted much of his time, money, energy, and even got arrested for his actions against human rights. Now his Tesla Roadster Up for Auction to support Sudan Charity.
The lady’s man George Clooney’s ‘thrilling to drive’ 2008 Tesla Roadster is a limited edition Signature 100 model, and is painted obsidian black metallic and sports a two-tone leather interior. The car carries the serial number 0008 and has only 1,700 miles on the odometer.
The good looking actor adores his 2009 adopted dog “Einstein”, which is quite evident as he takes great delight in pampering the dog which keeps on following him everywhere. George adopted the cute Cocker Spainel pup, after seeing its video on an animal shelter’s website, which was not that easy. On the actor’s request for acquiring the pup, the animal center told George that he could take “Einstein” home only if the pup liked him. To ensure that the pup likes him, smart George rubbed his shoes with turkey meatballs causing the pup to roll on his feet, and succeeded in making the pup fall in love with him.
Hollywood heartthrob George Clooney once owned a famous pet, a pot-bellied 300 pound pig Max for as long as 18 years until the animal died in 2006. The actor got the pig in 1988 as a gift for his then companion Kelly Preston. Even after the couple separated Clooney still continued to take care of Max. The bachelor was so attached to his pet that he sometimes allowed Max to sleep in his own bed even though he admitted that the porcine occupant was a little too big to actually spend time in the bed. Max also used to accompany Clooney to a few of his interviews.