May. 6th, 1961
Lexington, Kentucky, USA
Guest TV Roles
Detective James Falconer
Dr. Michael Mitchell
Himself - Guest
Born in Lexington, Kentucky, as son of Nick Clooney, a TV newscaster of many years, who hosted a talk show at Cincinnati and often invited George into the studios already at the age of 5. Avoiding competition with his father, he quit his job as broadcast journalist after a short time.
Studied a few years at Northern Kentucky University. Failed to join the Cincinnati Reds baseball team. He came to acting when his cousin, Miguel Ferrer, got him a small part in a feature film. After that, he moved to L.A. in 1982 and tried a whole year to get a role while he slept in a friend's closet. His first movie, together with Charlie Sheen (I), stayed unreleased but got him the producers' attention for later contracts.
- His voice was dubbed for the singing moments in _O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)_ (qv).
- Education: Northern Kentucky University
- Broke up with girlfriend 'Krista Allen' (qv) (2004).
- Is the sixth actor to play Batman.
- (June 2005) Broke off relationship with 'Lisa Snowdon' (qv) after 5 years.
- Was considered for the part of Reed Richards in _Fantastic Four (2005)_ (qv).
- In September 2006 he addressed the United Nations Security Council, urging it to act over Darfur.
- He and 'Grant Heslov' (qv) founded production company Smoke House after his production company Section Eight closed down.