George Clooney can't help but proclaim his love for his beautiful and brilliant lawyer wife.
As they both walked the carpet at the History Talks event on Saturday, September 24, in Washington DC, the American actor heaped praise on his “magical wife,” Amal.
The couple, known for their commitment as human rights activists, acted as spokespersons for this event which gives voice to personalities to "explore the past of the United States, and thus understand the present and find ways to build a viable future”.
“There is no bad side to her!”
"Eight years !
And they said it wouldn't last, enthused the American actor at the microphone of "Entertainment Tonight".
Everything about my wife is kind of magical, and I think everyone realized that by seeing her, hearing her, and hearing what she is fighting for.
There is no bad side to her!
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The couple, who sealed their union in a grand Venetian wedding in 2014, celebrates their eighth wedding anniversary on September 27.
The actor of course did not reveal what he had in store for his wife for the occasion, for fear of spoiling the surprise.
“I need an answer or I will lose a hip”
In an interview with CBS News in 2015, George Clooney told his (humorous) marriage proposal to Amal.
This one, in shock and only able to repeat
“Oh my God!”
, had not answered for long minutes.
"I've been on one knee for 28 minutes so I need an answer or I'm going to lose a hip," he joked with a hint of stress.
Subsequently, the spouses had sealed their union and gave birth to their twins, Alexander and Ella in 2017. The star of the saga
had also declared: "I knew immediately that I wanted to spend the rest of my life with Amal.
I'm lucky to have someone in my life with whom I can talk about anything and whom I love more than anything.
A long friendship with Julia Roberts
George Clooney also mentioned, in the interview granted to "Entertainment Tonight", his friendship with Julia Roberts.
The actor said that while filming their movie
Ticket to Paradise
in Australia, Julia “lived below their house and sometimes came over to take the kids out for ice cream with his wife.
"I can't get rid of her anymore!" he joked.
Ticket to Paradise
, in theaters in France on October 5, is the fourth film whose friends share the poster.
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"Defend the people who have less power"
Presenter Deidre Behar asked George Clooney what he wanted to teach his 5-year-old twins, Alexander and Ella.
To which the actor replied, "The same thing that everyone wants to instill in their children, really: to be careful of other people."
Drawing on his own upbringing, he said, "In my family, the rules were always, 'Challenge the people with power, stand up for the people with less power.'
And if you can do that, you've had a good life."
True to his commitments, the actor inaugurated a film school this month that is committed to diversifying production teams, giving students from underrepresented backgrounds the opportunity to access well-paid jobs. on film sets.