George Clooney

Born:  May 6, 1961, Lexington, Kentucky

 

AS ACTOR

1982:  And They’re Off

1983:  Grizzly II: The Concert

1987:  Return to Horror High

1988:  Return of the Killer Tomatoes!

1992:  The Harvest, Unbecoming Age

1996:  From Dusk Till Dawn, One Fine Day

1997:  Batman & Robin, The Peacemaker

1998:  Out of Sight, The Thin Red Line

1999:  South Park: Bigger Longer And Uncut, Three Kings

2000:  O Brother Where Art Thou, The Perfect Storm

2001:  Spy Kids, Ocean’s Eleven

2002:  Welcome To Collinwood, Solaris, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

2003:  Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over, Intolerable Cruelty

2004:  Ocean’s Twelve

2005:  Good Night And Good Luck, Syriana

2006:  The Good German

2007:  Ocean’s Thirteen, Michael Clayton

2008:  Leatherheads, Burn After Reading

2009:  Up In The AirThe Men Who Stare At Goats, Fantastic Mr. Fox

2010:  The American

2011:  The Ides of March, The Descendants

2013:  Gravity

2014:  The Monuments Men

2015:  Tomorrowland

2016:  Hail Caesar, Money Monster

2020:  Grizzly II: The Predator, The Midnight Sky

 

AS DIRECTOR

2002:  Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

2005:  Good Night and Good Luck

2008:  Leatherheads

2011:  The Ides of March

2014:  The Monuments Men

2017:  Suburbicon

2020:  The Midnight Sky

 

Academy Awards:  Best Supporting Actor, Syriana (2005); Best Picture, Argo (2012)
Nominations:  Best Director, Good Night And Good Luck (2005); Best Original Screenplay, Good Night And Good Luck (2005); Best Actor, Michael Clayton (2007); Up In The Air (2009); Best Adapted Screenplay, The Ides of March (2011); Best Actor, The Descendants (2011)

Golden Globe Awards:  Best Actor-Musical/Comedy, O Brother Where Art Thou (2000); Best Supporting Actor, Syriana (2005); Best Actor-Drama, The Descendants (2011); Cecil B. DeMille Award, 2015
Nominations:  Best Actor-TV Drama, ER (1995); ER (1996); ER (1997); Best Director, Good Night And Good Luck (2005); Best Screenplay, Good Night And Good Luck (2005); Best Actor-Drama, Michael Clayton (2007); Up In The Air (2009); Best Director, The Ides of March (2011); Best Screenplay, The Ides of March (2011)

European Film Award:  Screen International Award, Good Night And Good Luck (2005)

Screen Actors Guild Awards:  Outstanding TV Drama Cast, ER (1995); ER (1996); ER (1997); ER (1998)
Nominations:  Outstanding TV Drama Cast, ER (1994); Best Male Actor-TV Drama, ER (1995); ER (1996); Outstanding Motion Picture Cast, Good Night And Good Luck (2005); Best Supporting Male, Syriana (2005); Best Male Actor, Michael Clayton (2007); Up In The Air (2009); Outstanding Motion Picture Cast, The Descendants (2011); Best Male Actor, The Descendants (2011)

Venice Film Festival Award:  Best Screenplay, Good Night And Good Luck (2005)

 

Photo by Michael Vlasaty