George Clooney has been an actor and director, and has also served as the director of UNICEF, the United Nations’s charity organization working with children in developing countries. He is noted for starring in some of the most popular and critically acclaimed movies, like O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000), Three Kings (1999), Up in the Air (2009), and Gravity (2013). In 2018, he was one of Hollywood’s highest-paid actors; by 2020, his net worth could exceed $250 million. But how did he earn such huge wealth? Let’s find out…
George Timothy Clooney was born on May 6, 1961, in Lexington, Kentucky. He is American-British actor and filmmaker. After working as a television anchor and correspondent, he came to wide recognition in 1995 as Dr. Doug Ross on ER , a role which earned him three Golden Globe Award nominations. In film, Clooney has received three Academy Awards for his work as an actor and two Golden Globe Awards for Best Actor — Comedy or Musical for his work both producing and starring in Up in the Air (2009). He has also received three British Academy Film Awards nominations and one BAFTA Award nomination.
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George William Clooney was born on May 6, 1961, in Lexington, Kentucky. At age 15, he relocated to California with his family and enrolled at San Rafael High School. There he met an acting teacher named Sandra Seacat who encouraged him to join her drama class and even cast him in several productions. In 1978, he dropped out of high school to pursue acting full-time and landed his first role a year later alongside Nick Nolte in Hail! Hail!
Awards & Achievements
Oscar as an actor in a leading role for: Three Kings, Good Night, and Good Luck, Syriana, and Michael Clayton. Nominations for: Batman & Robin (1997), From Dusk Till Dawn (1996), One Fine Day (1996), The Peacemaker (1997). Nominated for Golden Globe Awards twice as best actor in a motion picture, drama: Three Kings and Michael Clayton. Nominated five times as Best Actor at Screen Actors Guild Award for: One Fine Day, Batman & Robin, ER, O Brother Where Art Thou?, and Michael Clayton.
Income & Earnings
George’s estimated earnings for 2019 is $70 million. His most notable box office hits are Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Money Monster, and Gravity. In addition to film work, he also has a successful television career on shows like Numb3rs and his own reality series called The Unusuals. He also earns cash from product endorsement deals with companies like Nespresso. Clooney was married to actress Talia Balsam from 1989 until 1993 and then again from 1997 until 2014.
Clooney, George is an American film actor and director. He has received three Golden Globe Awards for his work as an actor and two Academy Awards, one for acting in Syriana (2005) and one for co-producing Argo (2012). In 1999, he took over management of Casamigos Tequila brand by helping launch Casamigos Spirits Company. The company was sold to Diageo plc on June 29, 2017. In June 2018 Forbes estimated his net worth at $500 million..With business on his mind and keen on new ventures George Clooney came up with Casamigos Tequila Company along with partners Rande Gerber and Mike Meldman.
Cars and Property
It’s no secret that George is a car enthusiast. If he likes a car, he buys it. It’s not uncommon for his collection to exceed 30 cars at any given time. When asked about his passion for cars, George admits that it just feels good. He’s known to have an extensive collection of both classic and modern sports cars from top-end brands like Ferrari, Porsche, Lamborghini and McLaren – many of which are kept in impeccable condition. He has also been known to own yachts, jet skis and classic motorbikes… So where does it all end? Is there anything else you want when you can buy anything? Not really – especially if it makes you happy. And why stop now?
Last Updated on December 25, 2021
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