George Timothy Clooney, an American actor, film director, screenwriter and producer was born May 6, 1961 in Lexington, Kentucky. Clooney first gained the public‰Ûªs attention on the long-running medical television show, ER. His role as Dr. Douglas Ross merited him two Emmy Award nominations, and jump-started his career into the movie industry. Clooney‰Ûªs acting career is well-versed; he has starred in a variety of films, includingåÊBatman and Robin,åÊOcean‰Ûªs Eleven,åÊSyriana,åÊThe Ides of March,åÊO Brother, Where Art Thou?åÊandåÊMichael Clayton. In 2013, Clooney, alongside co-producers Ben Affleck and Grant Heslov, received the Academy Award for Best Picture foråÊArgo, the acclaimed historical drama. In 1989 Clooney married actress Talia Balsam; when the couple divorced in 1993, Clooney announced that he would never marry again, and he has upheld his vow. He has dated several well-known celebrities, including Kelly Preston, Renee Zellweger and Krista Allen. He has no children.
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2. Income & Salary
Clooney has almost as many awards as films he‰Ûªs starred in; he is the only actor to be nominated for Academy Awards in six different categories. He has won four SAG Awards, four Golden Globes, the People‰Ûªs Choice Award, and, most recently, the Academy Award for Best Picture. He is one of the most sought-after, A-List celebrities in Hollywood; Forbes listed him at #58 on the Celebrity 100 list in 2010. He has starred in 70 movies, produced 28, directed 5 and written 3 films. His highest-paying role inåÊOcean‰Ûªs ElevenåÊearned him a colossal $20,000,000.
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3. Estimated Net Worth
People With MoneyåÊhas given George Clooney the number one spot on the top ten highest-paid actors list for 2013, with an estimated $46 million in combined earnings. In compiling the yearly list, the magazine takes several factors into consideration, including upfront pay, residuals, endorsements, profit participation and advertisements. To date, his estimated net worth is $180 million.
How much is George Clooney’s Net Worth? $180 Million!
Video Transcript:George Timothy Clooney is an Academy Award-winning actor, director, producer and political activist. He was born on May 6, 1961 in Lexington, Kentucky to Nick Clooney and Nina Bruce. Clooney has had many high-profile romantic relationships with famous women, including a marriage to Talia Balsam from 1989 to 1993. His current wife, Amal Alamuddin, whom he married in September 2014, is a Lebanese-British lawyer and barrister of London’s Doughty Street Chambers.Clooney’s career has stretched across five decades, beginning in the late 1970s and continuing to the present day. In addition to winning two Academy Awards and three Golden Globe Awards, Clooney is famous for being one of the most handsome men in Hollywood. His breakthrough came in 1994 when he received the role of Dr. Doug Ross on NBC’s medical drama ER. Since then, Clooney has been in 73 films and television series, including the Academy Award-winning drama Gravity, Ocean’s Eleven, Up In the Air and The Descendants.In 2013, George is estimated to have earned around 23 million dollars for film roles and business ventures. In 2014, Clooney has earned around 20 million dollars for film roles and royalty payments. It‰Ûªs rumored that his property and income were combined with his wife’s assets following their marriage in Venice, Italy. There‰Ûªs much speculation as to whether or not there was a prenuptial agreement. As of 2014, George Clooney’s net worth is estimated to be around 180 million dollars.Video Credit: AlphaLife.me on YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F5Oj2dYoirE