George Clooney

Exclusive: George Clooney Not Fleeing London Over Security Concerns

George Clooney is being thrashed by right-wing media outlets over a tabloid report that he is leaving London for Los Angeles because he no longer believes Britain is safe in light of recent terror attacks. But the report appears to be fake news. A spokesman for the actor told IM that Clooney has had houses in both London and Los Angeles for sometime now and has no plans to abandon London....

Did George, Amal Clooney Join Hollywood Designer Baby Trend?

George Clooney and Amal Clooney are the latest celebrities to announce they are expecting twins, strongly suggesting they are joining the Hollywood designer baby trend–a questionable practice that has drawn criticism from medical professionals. The news comes on the heels of a similar announcement by Beyonce and husband Jay Z. They’re also expecting twins....

Jodi Foster: Money Monster NOT a Wall Street, Media Takedown; Say What!?

Jodi Foster soft-pedaled her most ambitious directorial effort yet in an interview today, saying “Money Monster” was not intended to be a take down of Wall Street or the rah-rah financial media (read CNBC) that make investing seem like a game show with big winners and few losers. Of course, the film is anything but. The film stars George Clooney, Jack O'Connell and Julia Roberts....

George Clooney, A-Listers Read Mean Tweets to Salute Oscars (watch!)

George Clooney, Jessica Chastain and Sean Penn were among Hollywood A-listers who saluted the Oscars last night by reading some of their mean Tweets on “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” Is Penn really a butthole with a penis nose and scrotum face? Christoph Waltz, Patricia Arquette, Jessica Chastain, Eddie Redmayne, Susan Sarandon, Kevin Costner, Emily Blunt, Zach Galifianakis, Kevin Hart, Richard Dreyfuss, Cate Blanchett, Seth Rogen, Oscar Isaac, Taraji P. Henson and Sean Penn all pitched in. ...

Celebs Increasingly Blasting Fake Tab Stories: See Who’s Called Them Out

From Taylor Swift to George Clooney, a growing number of actresses, pop stars and other celebrities are taking on the tabloids over the steady outpouring of scandalous or outlandish stories that invariably prove to be untrue. Angelina Jolie was once the queen of fake tabloid pregnancies but a new generation is taking over that includes Katy Perry, Kendall Jenner and Jennifer Lawrence....

Sandra Bullock Lifts ‘Our Brand Is Crisis’ Above Stale Political Satire

Sandra Bullock delivers perhaps the performance of her career in her new movie “Our Brand Is Crisis,” and that’s saying a lot, given her Oscar-winning performance in 2010’s “Blind Side,” and Oscar nomination for her role in last year’s “Gravity.” Despite mixed early reviews, I loved it. The strong supporting cast includes Scoot McNairy, Billy Bob Thornton, Joaquim de Almeida, Anthony Mackie and Ann Dowd....

George Clooney Has a Plan to Keep David Letterman at His Desk (watch!)

George Clooney figured out a way to keep David Letterman from retiring after his 22-year run on the Late Show on CBS. Only one problem. He acknowledged he didn’t quit think his plan all the way through. Clooney has been one of several high-profile guests who have been helping Dave close out his show. Dave will officially host his last “Late Show” broadcast on Wednesday, May 20....

Shailene Woodley Shuns Being Called a Feminist: ‘It’s Still a Label’ (photos!)

Shailene Woodley character, Tris, in her upcoming movie “Divergent: Insurgent” suffers because of labels, something the actress shuns in real life, even when someone calls her a feminist. “It’s still a label,” she says, and labels divide us. Woodley’s movie debuts this weekend and early forecasts project that the movie could rake in $57 million in its opening weekend....

What the New ‘Tomorrowland’ Trailer Says About the Future (watch!)

George Clooney’s character, a crusty inventor named Frank Walker, provides a portal to the future for troubled teen Casey Newton (Britt Robertson) in the new trailer for Disney’s “Tomorrowland.” But is it a place where we really want to go? If it’s anything like the 21st Century, probably not. So far, it sucks. The movie also stars Thomas Robinson, Hugh Laurie, Raffey Cassidy and Kathryn Hahn. ...

George Clooney Slams Companies Profiting Off Sudan’s ‘Rape of Darfur’

George Clooney is urging international banks, gold refiners, the London Bullion Market Association and special interest groups to take the profit out of Sudan’s rape of Darfur, where soldiers have carried out genocide against residents. The brutal occupation has allowed the Sudanese government to exploit the region’s gold production, Clooney wrote in an opinion piece today (Feb. 25) in The New York Times....

Patricia Arquette Signals New Era of Hollywood Activism at Oscars (watch!)

Patricia Arquette used her Best Supporting Actress Oscar speech to make an impassioned plea for equal pay for women, marking a new era in Hollywood political activism not seen since before the Red Scare of the 1950s. Arquette, 46, drew rousing applause from the audience and caused some celebrities to stand in appreciation. From Miley Cyrus’s “Free the Nipple Campaign” to George Clooney advocating on behalf of Darfur, celebrities have used their star power to publicize pet causes....

Is George Clooney Having Marriage Remorse, Or Is This New Normal?

George Clooney even joked that it seemed odd to be at Comic-Con in New York City instead of a honeymoon with his new wife. And he was right… it is odd. Was he suffering a bout of marriage remorse or confirming a new normal in celebrity unions? Clooney, 53, has been a confirmed bachelor for so long it came as a shock when he wed international lawyer Amal Alamuddin–maybe even to him. Keeping a long-distance relationship together, especially among celebrities, can be problematic. It's been the ruin of more than one seemingly happy marriage....

Jennifer Garner, Hollywood A-Listers Turn to Commercials (video!)

Jennifer Garner is one of Hollywood’s A-listers who have suddenly began popping up in domestic television commercials, a line of work once thought to be the domain of Hollywood has-beens and obscure celebrities. She is currently shilling for Capital One, the credit card company that has been accused in the past of charging exorbitantly high interest rates. But she’s not alone. Another A-lister, Matthew McConaughey, who just won the Academy Award for best actor for his role in “The Dallas Buyers Club,” is currently appearing in domestic commercials for carmakers. ...

Selena Gomez Jumps Into Mideast Conflict: Plea for Gaza Angers Jews

Selena Gomez has about as much political sense as Kim Kardashian. She posted an Instagram photo urging her fans to “pray for Gaza,” apparently without realizing the political implications of the message. Whether it’s Kim Kardashian voicing support for “Palestine,” or George Clooney supporting neo-fascist groups in the Ukraine, the end result is often embarrassment....

George Clooney Slams UK Tabloid for Putting Bulls Eye on Amal’s Back

George Clooney rarely lashes out about all the crap tabloids publish about his personal life, but when it comes to religion, the Middle East and his new fiancé Amal Alamuddin, he’s drawing the line. Clooney bitch slapped London’s Daily Mail today (July 9) for publishing a story claiming his future mother-in-law opposes his marriage on religious grounds. Oddly, Clooney chose to respond, not on Twitter or Instagram like young Hollywood hipsters, but the old-fashioned way–with a column in USA Today. ...

Joel McHale Skewers Obama, Celebs at White House Dinner (watch!)

Joel McHale skewered President Obama and celebrities during his keynote address at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner in Washington, D.C., Saturday night. Who knew laughing could hurt so much. McHale, best known for hosting E! TV series “The Soup” and the NBC comedy series “Community,” made pointed jokes about ObamaCare and the prison at Guantanamo Bay....
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