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Encyclopedia > George Clooney
George Clooney

Clooney on the set of Ocean's Twelve, 2004
Born George Timothy Clooney
May 6, 1961 (1961-05-06) (age 47)
Lexington, Kentucky, United States
Years active 1978—present
Spouse(s) Talia Balsam (1989—1993)

George Timothy Clooney (born May 6, 1961) is an Academy Award- and Golden Globe award-winning American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter. Clooney has balanced his glamorous performances in big-budget blockbusters with work as a producer and director behind commercially riskier projects, as well as social and liberal political activism. On January 31, 2008, the United Nations named Clooney a "Messenger of peace".[1][2][3] Image File history File linksMetadata George. ... Oceans Twelve is a 2004 film that takes place after the events of the 2001 movie Oceans Eleven. ... is the 126th day of the year (127th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Lexington is: The USS Lexington is one of five different ships of the United States Navy named after the battle of the American Revolutionary War at Lexington, Massachusetts. ... 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Contents

Family life & education

Clooney, an Irish American,[4] was born in Lexington, Kentucky. His mother, Nina Bruce (née Warren), is a former pageant queen, while his father, Nick, is a journalist, anchorman, game show and American Movie Classics host, and – in later years – an aspiring politician from the state of Kentucky.[5] He also has an older sister, Adelia (aka Ada). His cousins include actors Miguel and Rafael Ferrer, who are the sons of his aunt, singer Rosemary Clooney, and actor José Ferrer. He is also related to another singer, Debby Boone, who married José and Rosemary's son, Gabriel Ferrer. From an early age, Clooney would hang around his father's sets, often participating in shows, where he proved to be a crowd favorite. Irish population density in the United States, 1872. ... Nickname: Location in the Commonwealth of Kentucky Coordinates: , Country United States State Kentucky Counties Fayette Government  - Mayor Jim Newberry (D) Area  - City  285. ... Née redirects here. ... A pageant queen is a female impersonator who competes in pageants to win a title, crown, sash, flowers and money. ... Clooney Nicholas Clooney (born January 13, 1934) is an American television journalist, anchorman, game show and American Movie Classics host, as well as a politician from the state of Kentucky. ... For other uses, see Journalist (disambiguation). ... Anchorman may refer to: News anchor, someone who works in radio who hosts a regular news program Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, a 2004 American comedy movie This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Quiz show redirects here. ... AMC was originally a basic cable channel that aired classic movies, largely pre-1950s, in a commercial-free, generally unedited format. ... Official language(s) English[1] Capital Frankfort Largest city Louisville Area  Ranked 37th  - Total 40,444 sq mi (104,749 km²)  - Width 140 miles (225 km)  - Length 379 miles (610 km)  - % water 1. ... Miguel Ferrer (born February 7, 1955) is an actor of Puerto Rican-Irish-American descent who is often cast in movies as a villain. ... Rafael Ferrer is an American Actor. ... Rosemary Clooney (May 23, 1928 – June 29, 2002) was an American popular singer and actress. ... José Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón (January 8, 1909 – January 26, 1992), was an Academy Award-winning Puerto Rican actor and film director, born in the Santurce district of San Juan, Puerto Rico. ... Debby Boone (born Deborah Ann Boone, on September 22, 1956) is an American singer and theater actress. ...


Clooney began his education at the Blessed Sacrament School in Ft. Mitchell, Kentucky. Spending part of his childhood in Ohio, he attended St. Michael's School in Columbus, and the Western Row and St. Susanna schools, both in Mason. There he developed an interest in theater. Eventually, his parents moved to Augusta, Kentucky, where one of his best friends was Steve Colemire. He went to Augusta High School where he was the lead in several plays. Clooney has stated that he earned all A's and a B in school,[6] and was an enthusiastic baseball and basketball player. He tried out with the Cincinnati Reds in 1977 to play professional baseball, but was not offered a contract. He did not pass the first round of player cuts.[7] He attended Northern Kentucky University from 1979 to 1981 and, very briefly, the University of Cincinnati, but did not graduate from either.[7][8] Official language(s) English[1] Capital Frankfort Largest city Louisville Area  Ranked 37th  - Total 40,444 sq mi (104,749 km²)  - Width 140 miles (225 km)  - Length 379 miles (610 km)  - % water 1. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... Nickname: Location in the state of Ohio, USA Coordinates: , Country State Counties Franklin, Fairfield, Delaware Government  - Mayor Michael B. Coleman (D) Area  - City 212. ... Mason is a city in southwestern Warren County, Ohio, United States. ... Augusta is a city located in Bracken County, Kentucky, along the Ohio River. ... For other uses, see Cincinnati Reds (disambiguation). ... Northern Kentucky University is a public, co-educational university located in Highland Heights, Kentucky, seven miles (11 km) southeast of Cincinnati, Ohio. ... The University of Cincinnati is a coeducational public research university in Cincinnati, Ohio. ...


Career

Early roles

His first major role came in 1984 in the television medical comedy-drama E/R. Though it took place in a hospital, it should not be confused with ER, which Clooney more famously starred in a decade later. Additionally, he played a handyman on the series The Facts of Life. He played Bobby the detective on one episode of The Golden Girls. His first significant break was a semi-regular supporting role in the sitcom Roseanne, playing Roseanne Barr's overbearing boss Booker Brooks, followed by the role of a construction worker on Baby Talk and then as a sexy detective on Sisters. Clooney achieved stardom when he was selected to play Dr. Doug Ross on the hit NBC drama ER from 1994 to 1999. Clooney was also partnered with Deborah Leoni in their production company Mirador Entertainment. E/R (referring to the Emergency Room of a hospital) was an American television sitcom that aired in 1984 and 1985. ... ER is an Emmy-winning American serial medical drama created by novelist Michael Crichton and set primarily in the emergency room of fictional County General Hospital in Cook County, Chicago, Illinois. ... The Facts of Life is an American sitcom that originally ran on the NBC network from August 24, 1979 to September 13, 1988. ... For the Hong Kong film, see The Golden Girls (1995 film). ... Jackie Harris redirects here. ... This article is about the actress. ... This article is about the form of speech. ... Sisters was a television drama which aired on NBC from 1991 to 1996. ... This article is about the ER character. ... This article is about the television network. ... ER is an Emmy-winning American serial medical drama created by novelist Michael Crichton and set primarily in the emergency room of fictional County General Hospital in Cook County, Chicago, Illinois. ...


Prior to his success on ER, he met Michael Riffenburg, a later close friend with whom he co-wrote Good Night, and Good Luck. Heslov was also the president of Section Eight Productions, Clooney and director Steven Soderbergh's production company. In August 2006, Clooney and Heslov started a new company: Smoke House. Clooney said in an interview that he was driving an RV through the country with Heslov, who, at the time, was getting over a broken engagement, when he got a phone call from his agent telling him that NBC just picked up ER for a full season. Clooney said, "I think I just got my career."[cite this quote] Good Night, and Good Luck is a 2005 film by George Clooney about the conflict between journalist Edward R. Murrow and anti-communist Senator Joseph McCarthy and the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations. ... Section Eight Productions is a movie studio founded in 2001 by film director Steven Soderbergh and film actor George Clooney. ... Steven Andrew Soderbergh (born January 14, 1963 in Atlanta, Georgia) is an American film producer, screenwriter, cinematographer, editor, and Oscar-winning director. ...


It has been rumored that Clooney was the one to have circulated the videotape of Jesus vs. Santa (the video greeting card that gave birth to South Park) around the Los Angeles area in 1995.[9] The show's creators, Matt Stone and Trey Parker, invited him to play a role in the show as the voice of Stan Marsh's gay dog Sparky in the episode "Big Gay Al's Big Gay Boat Ride", a role with no dialogue except normal dog noises. He later appeared in the film South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut. Despite their history, the show's creators, Parker and Stone, lampooned Clooney for his outspoken political views in their feature film Team America: World Police. However, Clooney later said that he would have been offended if he hadn't been made fun of in the film.[10] He was also mentioned in the episode "Smug Alert!", which mocks his acceptance speech at the 78th Academy Awards. The Spirit of Christmas is the name of two different animated short films made by Trey Parker and Matt Stone. ... This article is about the TV series. ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government State County California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ... Matthew Richard Matt Stone (born May 26, 1971) is an American animator, screenwriter, director, producer, voice actor, musician and actor. ... Randolph Severn Trey Parker III (born October 19, 1969) is an Academy Award nominated American animator, screenwriter, film director, voice actor, actor and musician. ... Stanley Stan Marsh is a fictional character in the animated television series South Park. ... GAY can mean: Gay, a term referring to homosexual men or women The IATA code for Gaya Airport Category: ... Big Gay Als Big Gay Boat Ride is the fourth episode of Comedy Centrals animated series South Park. ... South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut is a 1999 motion picture based on the cartoon television series of South Park. ... Team America: World Police Team America: World Police is a 2004 movie by Trey Parker and Matt Stone, the creators of the Comedy Central television program South Park. ... Smug Alert! is episode 1002 of South Park. ... The 78th Academy Awards, honoring the best in film for 2005, were held on March 5, 2006 at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, California. ...


Initial success

Clooney continued to star in movies while appearing in ER, his first major Hollywood role being From Dusk Till Dawn, directed by Robert Rodriguez. He followed its success with One Fine Day with Michelle Pfeiffer and The Peacemaker with Nicole Kidman, the latter being the initial feature length release from Dreamworks SKG studio. Clooney was then cast as the new Batman in Batman & Robin. In 1998, he starred in Out of Sight, opposite Jennifer Lopez. This was the first of many collaborations with director Steven Soderbergh. He also starred in Three Kings during the last weeks of his contract with ER. This article or section contains a plot summary that is overly long or excessively detailed compared to the rest of the article. ... For the American composer born 1946, see Robert Xavier Rodriguez. ... One Fine Day is a 1996 romantic comedy starring Michelle Pfeiffer and George Clooney. ... -1... The Peacemaker - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Nicole Mary Kidman, Order of Australia (born 20 June 1967 in Honolulu) is an Academy Award-winning Australian/American[1] actress. ... The DreamWorks Boy on the Moon Logo DreamWorks SKG (Spielberg, Katzenberg, Geffen) is a Big Ten studio in the United States of America which develops, produces, and distributes films, music, and television programming. ... Batman (originally referred to as the Bat-Man and still referred to at times as the Batman) is a DC Comics fictional superhero who first appeared in Detective Comics #27 in May 1939. ... The correct title of this article is Batman & Robin (1997 film). ... Out of Sight is a 1998 movie directed by Steven Soderbergh. ... For the meteorologist of The Weather Channel, see The Weather Channel (United States). ... Steven Andrew Soderbergh (born January 14, 1963 in Atlanta, Georgia) is an American film producer, screenwriter, cinematographer, editor, and Oscar-winning director. ... Three Kings is a 1999 American film written and directed by David O. Russell from a story by John Ridley about a gold heist in the style of Kellys Heroes. ...


In 1999, Clooney left the cast of ER to pursue his film career full-time. He mentioned a few times that he would like to do a few cameos; to date, he has only done one.


Movie star

After leaving ER, Clooney starred in major Hollywood successes, such as The Perfect Storm and O Brother, Where Art Thou?. In 2001, he teamed up with Soderbergh again for Ocean's Eleven, a remake of the 1960s Rat Pack film of the same name. To this day, it remains Clooney's most commercially successful movie, earning approximately US$ 444,200,000 worldwide. The film spawned two sequels starring Clooney, Ocean's Twelve in 2004 and Ocean's Thirteen in 2007. In 2001, Clooney founded the production studio Section Eight with Steven Soderbergh. Clooney is generally considered Chief Actor. ... The Perfect Storm is a 2000 film adapted from the book of the same title by Sebastian Junger. ... For the film soundtrack, see O Brother, Where Art Thou? (soundtrack). ... Oceans Eleven is a 2001 remake of the 1960 Rat Pack caper film of the same name. ... In film, a remake is a newer version of a previously released film or a newer version of the source (play, novel, story, etc. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Oceans Eleven is a 1960 heist film directed by Lewis Milestone and starring five Rat Packers: Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Jr. ... Oceans Twelve is a 2004 film that takes place after the events of the 2001 movie Oceans Eleven. ... Oceans Thirteen is a 2007 film directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring an ensemble cast. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ...


He made his directorial debut in the 2002 film Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, an adaptation of the autobiography of TV producer Chuck Barris. Though the movie didn't do well at the box office, Clooney's direction was praised among critics and audiences alike. A directorial debut is the first production of anyone working for the first time as a director for a film. ... Confessions of a Dangerous Mind is a 2002 drama film directed by George Clooney. ... The primary role of a television producer is to coordinate and control all aspects of production, ranging from show idea development and cast hiring to shoot supervision and fact-checking. ... Chuck Barris (born Charles Hirsch Barris on June 3, 1929) is an American game show producer of the 1960s and 1970s and author. ... The term box office can refer to either: A place where tickets are sold to the public for admission to a venue The amount of business a particular production, such as a movie or theatre show, does. ...


In 2005, Clooney starred in Syriana, which was based loosely on former Central Intelligence Agency agent Robert Baer and his memoirs of being an agent in the Middle East. The same year he directed, produced, and starred in Good Night, and Good Luck, a film about 1950s television journalist Edward R. Murrow's famous war of words with Senator Joseph McCarthy. Both films received critical acclaim and decent box-office returns despite being in limited release. At the 2006 Academy Awards, Clooney was nominated for Best Director and Best Original Screenplay for Good Night, and Good Luck, as well as Best Supporting Actor for Syriana. He became the first person in Oscar history to be nominated for directing one movie and acting in another in the same year. He would go on to win for his role in Syriana. More recently, he appeared in The Good German, a film-noir directed by Soderbergh. The film is set in post-World War II Germany. Syriana is a 2005 Academy Award-winning geopolitical thriller film written and directed by Stephen Gaghan. ... CIA redirects here. ... Robert Bobby Baer (born July 1, 1952) is an author and former case officer at the Central Intelligence Agency. ... A map showing countries commonly considered to be part of the Middle East The Middle East is a region comprising the lands around the southern and eastern parts of the Mediterranean Sea, a territory that extends from the eastern Mediterranean Sea to the Persian Gulf. ... Good Night, and Good Luck is a 2005 film by George Clooney about the conflict between journalist Edward R. Murrow and anti-communist Senator Joseph McCarthy and the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations. ... Edward R. Ed Murrow (April 25, 1908 – April 27, 1965) was an American journalist and media figure. ... This article is about the U.S. senator from Wisconsin (1947-1957). ... The Academy Award for Directing is one of the awards given to directors working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. ... // The Academy Award for Writing Original Screenplay is the Academy Award for the best script not based upon previously published material. ... The Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor is one of the awards given to male actors working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; nominations are made by Academy members who are actors and actresses. ... The Good German is a 2006 feature film adaptation of a novel by Joseph Kanon. ... Two silhouetted figures in The Big Combo (1955). ... Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000...


Clooney is one of only two people to have been given the title of "Sexiest Man Alive" twice by People Magazine, first in 1997 and again in 2006.[11] Clooney also received the American Cinematheque Award in October 2006, an award that honors an artist in the entertainment industry who has made "a significant contribution to the art of motion pictures".[12] On January 22, 2008, Clooney was nominated for Best Actor for his role in Michael Clayton, but lost to Daniel Day-Lewis for There Will Be Blood. 1985-02-04 - Mel Gibson, 29; first winner 1986-01-27 - Mark Harmon, 34 1987-03-30 - Harry Hamlin, 35 1988-09-12 - John F. Kennedy Jr. ... People, a weekly magazine of celebrity and popular culture news, debuted on February 27, 1974. ... The American Cinematheque Award annually honors an extraordinary artist in the entertainment industry who is fully engaged in his or her work and is committed to making a significant contribution to the art of the motion pictures. Categories: | ... is the 22nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Common Era (or Anno Domini), in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. ... Michael Clayton is a 2007 American dramatic legal thriller film written and directed by Tony Gilroy and produced by Sydney Pollack. ... Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis (born 29 April 1957) is an Academy-Award winning and Golden Globe-award nominated actor. ... There Will Be Blood is a 2007 film directed, written and produced by Paul Thomas Anderson. ...


Clooney is self-deprecating in interviews, telling STV in April 2008 that Leatherheads, one of his lightest movies, is a "cry for peace." In the same interview, when asked about reconciling George Clooney the actor and George Clooney the director, he said "there's a lot of ego there... so I just take it out on the actors."[13] This article is about the Scottish television network. ... Leatherheads is a 2008 American film from Universal Pictures directed by and starring George Clooney. ...


Clooney is represented by Bryan Lourd, Co-Chairman of Creative Artists Agency (CAA). Creative Artists Agency (CAA) is a talent and literary agency which represents a vast array of actors, musicians, writers, directors, and athletes, as well as a variety of companies and their products. ...


Other ventures

On July 8, 2005, news reports said that Clooney would be working with Cindy Crawford's husband Rande Gerber to design and build a new casino hotel in Las Vegas. On August 29, the same year, Clooney officially announced his involvement with the Las Ramblas Resort project.[14] However, the project never came to fruition, and the property on which the resort was to be built was sold in June 2006. is the 189th day of the year (190th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Rande Gerber (born April 27, 1962) [1] is the owner/operator of the Midnight Oil Chain of Bars and Lounges. ... This article is about casinos for gaming. ... For further information, see Las Vegas metropolitan area and Las Vegas Strip. ... is the 241st day of the year (242nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Las Rambas Resort is a hotel, resort, and casino project that is being built in Las Vegas, Nevada by George Clooney and Rande Gerber, and designed by Philippe Starck. ...


After serving as pitchman outside the U.S. for products like Fiat and Martini vermouth, Clooney lent his voice to a series of Budweiser ads beginning in 2005 (which were still running as of September 2007).[citation needed] In September 2007, Clooney defended his work when asked by an Italian journalist how he reconciled working in a Nestle advertisement for Nespresso with his criticism of multinational companies.[15] For other uses, see Fiat (disambiguation). ... Martini vermouth is a brand of Italian vermouth, named after the Martini & Rossi distillery in Turin which was partly founded by Alessandro Martini. ... For the other beer named Budweiser, see BudÄ›jovický Budvar. ... Nestlé S.A. or Société des Produits Nestlé S.A. (SWX:NESN), headquartered in Vevey, Switzerland, is the worlds biggest food and beverage company. ... Inside the Nespresso Boutique in Knightsbridge, London Nespresso is a division of Nestlé, concentrating on the high-end of the coffee market. ...


After the success of Good Night, and Good Luck, Clooney said, he plans to devote more of his energy to directing. He has said that the directing industry is "a great industry to grow old in."[cite this quote] Clooney directed the film Leatherheads, in which he also stars. Leatherheads is a 2008 American film from Universal Pictures directed by and starring George Clooney. ...


Clooney is creating and producing a television series for Showtime titled The Fall of Bob. The Fall of Bob is an half-hour, single-camera black comedy-drama about a man who is committing suicide while a lengthy flashback occurs of what happened before his death. This article is about the pay TV channel. ...


Personal life

Romantic relationships

Clooney has been married once, to actress Talia Balsam from 1989 to 1993. He says he will never get married again nor have any children, but Michelle Pfeiffer and Nicole Kidman each bet him $10,000 that he would be a father before he turned 40. They were both wrong, and each sent him a check. He returned the money, betting double or nothing that he won't have kids by age 50. [16] Clooney started a relationship in mid-2007 with Fear Factor winner Sarah Larson.[17] However, on May 28, 2008, it was reported that they had allegedly split.[18] TV and movie actress daughter of Martin Balsam and Joyce Van Patten, Talia is the only woman to have succeeded in bringing George Clooney to the wedding altar, but their marriage did not last. ... -1... Nicole Mary Kidman, Order of Australia (born 20 June 1967 in Honolulu) is an Academy Award-winning Australian/American[1] actress. ... This article refers to the American television show by this title. ... is the 148th day of the year (149th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Common Era (or Anno Domini), in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. ...


Clooney's father

Clooney's father, Nick Clooney, a politician, is noted for saying about himself:[cite this quote] Clooney Nicholas Clooney (born January 13, 1934) is an American television journalist, anchorman, game show and American Movie Classics host, as well as a politician from the state of Kentucky. ...

I spent the first part of my life being referred to as Rosemary Clooney’s brother, and now I am spending the last part of my life being referred to as George Clooney’s dad.

Illness and injury

Clooney suffered from Bell's palsy for a time while he was in high school.[19] Bells palsy (or facial palsy) is characterised by facial drooping on the affected half, due to malfunction of the facial nerve (VII cranial nerve), which controls the muscles of the face. ...


In 2004, Clooney injured himself on Syriana's set during a torture scene. He had some excruciating headaches and suffered short term memory loss. It took a few weeks for his doctors to find the reasons for his health problems. During The Good German's promotion (two years afterwards), he revealed that he still had to wear a back brace due to this injury.[20] For other uses, see Torture (disambiguation). ...


Never a heavy smoker, Clooney quit the habit at a very early stage. He says that at least eight or nine of his great-uncles and great-aunts died because of it.[citation needed]


2007 motorcycle accident

On September 21, 2007, Clooney and Sarah Larson were injured in a motorcycle accident in Weehawken, New Jersey. Clooney's motorcycle was hit by a car. The driver of the car reported that Clooney attempted to pass on the right,[21] while Clooney stated that the driver signaled left and then decided to make an abrupt right turn and clipped the motorcycle. Clooney suffered a broken rib and road rash; Larson broke two toes. Both were treated and released from the Palisades Medical Center in North Bergen, New Jersey.[22] Then on October 9, 2007, more than two dozen hospital staff members were suspended without pay for looking at Clooney's medical records in violation of federal law.[23] Clooney himself quickly issued a statement on the hospital records matter, saying no one should be punished. He said "This is the first I've heard of it. And while I very much believe in a patient's right to privacy, I would hope that this could be settled without suspending medical workers."[24] is the 264th day of the year (265th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles accessible from a disambiguation page. ... Palisades Medical Center is a regional hospital in North Bergen, New Jersey. ... North Bergen is a township in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States. ... is the 282nd day of the year (283rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... The right to privacy is a purported human right and an element of various legal traditions which may restrain both government and private party action. ...


Pets

Clooney had a 280 pounds (130 kg) Vietnamese black bristled, pot-bellied pig, named Max, that had lived with him for eighteen years. Max died on December 1, 2006.[25] He also had two bulldogs, named Bud and Lou, after the famous comedy team Abbott and Costello. Both of the dogs have since died, one from a rattlesnake attack.[26] Pot-bellied pig The pot-bellied pig is a breed of domesticated pig originating in Vietnam with fourteen sub-species. ... Max (1987—December 1, 2006) was the Vietnamese black bristled potbellied pig pet of George Clooney, often referred to as Max the star by Clooney. ... is the 335th day of the year (336th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ...


Leatherheads Controversy

It was reported on April 4, 2008 in Variety Magazine that George Clooney had quietly resigned from the Writer's Guild of America over controversy surrounding Leatherheads. Clooney, who is the director, producer, and star of the film, stated that he had contributed in writing, "all but two scenes," of the film and requested a writing credit, alongside Duncan Brantley and Rick Reilly, who had been working on the project for 17 years. In an arbitration vote, Clooney lost 2-1 and ultimately decided to withdraw from the union over the decision. Clooney is now technically a "financial core status" nonmember, meaning he loses his voting rights, and cannot run for office or attend membership meetings, according to the WGA's constitution. He must continue to pay his dues, but gets a break on "non-germane" WGA activities, such as political and lobbying efforts. His decision is also irrevocable. Beforehand, Clooney was an active member of the WGA, even receiving an Academy Award-nomination for writing Good Night and Good Luck.[27] He is currently writing two screenplays with his associate Grant Heslov. is the 94th day of the year (95th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Common Era (or Anno Domini), in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. ... Variety is a daily magazine for the entertainment industry. ... The Writers Guild of America (WGA) is the collective bargaining representative, or labor union, for writers in the motion picture and television industries. ... Leatherheads is a 2008 American film from Universal Pictures directed by and starring George Clooney. ... Richard Rick Paul Reilly (born February 3, 1958 in Boulder, Colorado) is the back-page sportswriter for Sports Illustrated. ... WGA is a three-letter abbreviation with multiple meanings, as described below: Writers Guild of America Williams Gateway Airport - an acronym for the airport in Mesa, Arizona Windows Genuine Advantage A kind of Display resolution Whole genome amplification Wheat germ agglutinin - a lectin (protein that binds certain sugars) Category: ... Although he never won an Oscar for any of his movie performances, the comedian Bob Hope received two honorary Oscars for his contributions to cinema. ... Good Night, and Good Luck is a 2005 film by George Clooney about the conflict between journalist Edward R. Murrow and infamous anti-communist Senator Joseph McCarthy and his House Un-American Activities Committee. ...


Politics

Clooney is a self-described political liberal. Speaking about the Iraq war: "You can't beat your enemy anymore through wars; instead you create an entire generation of people seeking revenge. These days it only matters who's in charge. Right now that's us — for a while at least. Our opponents are going to resort to car bombs and suicide attacks because they have no other way to win.... I believe (Rumsfeld) thinks this is a war that can be won, but there is no such thing anymore. We can't beat anyone anymore."[28] This article discusses the history and development of various notions of liberalism in the United States. ... For other uses, see Iraq war (disambiguation). ... A suicide bombing is a bomb attack on people or property, committed by a person who knows the explosion will cause his or her own death in addition to the attacks primary purpose (see suicide, suicide weapons). ... Donald Henry Rumsfeld (born July 9, 1932) is a businessman, a U.S. Republican politician, the 13th Secretary of Defense under President Gerald Ford from 1975 to 1977, and the 21st Secretary of Defense under President George W. Bush from 2001 to 2006. ...


Clooney is noted for his public criticisms of lobbyist Jack Abramoff. On January 16, 2006, during his acceptance speech for the Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role for Syriana, Clooney paused to sarcastically thank Abramoff before adding, "Who would name their kid Jack with the word ‘off’ at the end of your last name? No wonder that guy is screwed up!"[29] Jack Abramoff (born February 28, 1958) is an American political lobbyist, a Republican political activist and businessman who is a central figure in a series of high-profile political scandals. ... is the 16th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


There has been movement to try to convince Clooney to run for political office in his home state of Kentucky, including talk of a Clooney candidacy for US Senate against Minority Leader Mitch McConnell in 2008.[30] In response, Clooney has said: "Run for office? No. I've slept with too many women, I've done too many drugs, and I've been to too many parties."[31] Official language(s) English[1] Capital Frankfort Largest city Louisville Area  Ranked 37th  - Total 40,444 sq mi (104,749 km²)  - Width 140 miles (225 km)  - Length 379 miles (610 km)  - % water 1. ... The United States Senate is the upper house of the U.S. Congress, smaller than the United States House of Representatives. ... Addison Mitchell Mitch McConnell, Jr. ...


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Save Darfur

Clooney is active in advocating a resolution of the Darfur conflict.[33] His efforts include an episode of Oprah and speaking at the Save Darfur rally in Washington, D.C., on April 30, 2006. Combatants JEM factions NRF alliance Janjaweed SLM (Minnawi)  Sudan African Union Mission in Sudan (AMIS) United Nations African Union Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) Commanders Ibrahim Khalil Ahmed Diraige Omar al-Bashir Minni Minnawi Luke Aprezi Strength N/A N/A 7,000 The Darfur conflict is a crisis in the... The Oprah Winfrey Show is the longest-running daytime television talk show in the United States, and is hosted, produced and owned by Oprah Winfrey. ... The Save Darfur Logo. ... is the 120th day of the year (121st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


In 2006, he was involved in several events to highlight the issue. In April, he spent ten days in Chad and Sudan with his father to make a film in order to show the dramatic situation of Darfur's refugees. In September, he spoke in front of the Security Council of the U.N. with Nobel Prize-winner Elie Wiesel to ask the U.N. to find a solution to the conflict and to help the people of Darfur.[34] In December, he made a trip to China and Egypt with Don Cheadle and two Olympic winners to ask both governments to pressure Sudan's government.[35] Elie Wiesel (born Eliezer Wiesel on September 30, 1928)[1] is a writer, political activist, Nobel Laureate and Holocaust survivor. ... Don Cheadle (born November 29, 1964) is an Academy Award-nominated and Golden Globe Award-winning American actor. ...


Clooney is involved with Not On Our Watch, an organization that focuses global attention and resources to stop and prevent mass atrocities, along with Brad Pitt, Matt Damon, Don Cheadle, and Jerry Weintraub.[36] He narrated and was co-executor producer of the documentary Sand and Sorrow.[37] Not On Our Watch: The Mission to End Genocide in Darfur and Beyond is a book co-authored by Academy Award-nominated actor Don Cheadle and human rights activist and co-chair of the ENOUGH campaign John Prendergast. ... William Bradley Brad Pitt (born December 18, 1963) is an Academy award-nominated American actor, film producer, and social activist. ... Matthew Paige Matt Damon (born October 8, 1970) is an American screenwriter and actor. ... Don Cheadle (born November 29, 1964) is an Academy Award-nominated and Golden Globe Award-winning American actor. ... Jerry Weintraub (born September 26, 1937, The Bronx, New York) is a film producer and a former Chairman/CEO of United Artists. ...


On March 25, 2007, he sent an open letter to German chancellor Angela Merkel, calling on the European Union to take "decisive action" in the region in the face of Omar al-Bashir's failure to respond to the U.N. resolutions.[38] is the 84th day of the year (85th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ...   (IPA: ) (born Angela Dorothea Kasner, 17 July 1954, in Hamburg, Germany), is the Chancellor of Germany. ... Field Marshal Omar Hasan Ahmad al-Bashir (Arabic: عمر حسن احمد البشير, born January 1, 1944) is a Sudanese military leader, politician, and current president of Sudan. ...


Clooney also appears in the documentary film Darfur Now, a call to action film for people all over the world to help stop the ongoing crisis in Darfur. The film was released on November 2, 2007. Darfur Now (Six Stories, one hope) is a documentary film examining the genocide in Darfur. ... is the 306th day of the year (307th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ...


On December 13, 2007, Clooney and fellow actor Don Cheadle were presented with the Summit Peace Award by the Nobel Peace Prize Laureates at the 8th Annual Summit of Nobel Peace Prize Laureates in Rome. In his acceptance speech Clooney said that he and Cheadle "Don and I…stand here before you as failures. The simple truth is that when it comes to the atrocities in Darfur…those people are not better off now than they were years ago."[39][40] is the 347th day of the year (348th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... Don Cheadle (born November 29, 1964) is an Academy Award-nominated and Golden Globe Award-winning American actor. ...


On January 18, 2008, the United Nations announced Clooney's appointment as a United Nations messenger of peace, effective from January 31.[1][2] is the 18th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Common Era (or Anno Domini), in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. ...


Environmentalism

Clooney is an environmentalist, owning the first Tango car to be sold.[41] Clooney made a deposit on a Tesla Roadster from Tesla Motors. It is a battery electric sportscar with a 250-mile (402 km) range. He will be among the first 100 owners.[42] The historic Blue Marble photograph, which helped bring environmentalism to the public eye. ... The Tango T600 is an ultra-narrow electric sports car designed and built by the US company Commuter Cars. ... The Tesla Roadster is a fully electric sports car, and is the first car produced by electric car firm Tesla Motors. ... Tesla Motors, Inc. ... For electric vehicles other than battery powered passenger automobiles, see electric vehicle. ...


Charlton Heston controversy

Clooney stirred up controversy for remarks he made about Charlton Heston at a 2003 National Board of Review event. "The head of the NRA announced again today that he is suffering from Alzheimer's disease." (Heston had publicly announced his diagnosis the previous year.[43]) Charlton Heston (born October 4, 1924) is an US-american film actor, known for playing larger-than-life heroic roles such as Moses in The Ten Commandments, Colonel George Taylor in Planet of the Apes, and Judah Ben-Hur in Ben-Hur. ... The National Board of Review of Motion Pictures was founded in 1909 in New York City, just 13 years after the birth of cinema, to protest New York City Mayor George McClennans revocation of moving-picture exhibition licenses on Christmas Eve 1908. ...


When asked if the actor went too far with his remarks, Clooney responded by saying, "I don't care. Charlton Heston is the head of the National Rifle Association; he deserves whatever anyone says about him."[44]


Heston himself commented, "It just goes to show that sometimes class does skip a generation," referring to Clooney's late aunt, Rosemary Clooney. [44] Rosemary Clooney (May 23, 1928 – June 29, 2002) was an American popular singer and actress. ...


Heston further commented on the Clooney joke: "I don't know the man — never met him, never even spoken to him, but I feel sorry for George Clooney — one day he may get Alzheimer's disease. I served my country in World War II. I survived that — I guess I can survive some bad words from this fellow".[45]


Clooney said he subsequently apologized to Heston in a letter, and that he received a positive response from Heston's wife.[6]


Filmography

Year Film Role Other notes
1985 Streethawk Kevin Stark
1985 - 1986 The Facts of Life George Burnett
1987 Return to Horror High Oliver
Grizzly II: The Predator uncredited
Combat Academy Maj. Biff Woods
Murder, She Wrote Kip Howard episode: "No Laughing Murder"
The Golden Girls Detective Bobby Hopkins episode: "To Catch a Neighbor"
1988 Return of the Killer Tomatoes Matt Stevens
1988 - 1991 Roseanne Booker Brooks 11 episodes
1990 Red Surf Remar
1992 Unbecoming Age Mac
1993 The Harvest Lip Synching Transvestite
1993 - 1994 Sisters Detective James Falconer
1994 - 1999 ER Dr. Doug Ross 106 episodes
Emmy nomination: Outstanding Lead Drama Actor
Golden Globe nomination: Best TV Actor - Drama
1995 Friends Dr. Michael Mitchell episode: "The One with Two Parts, Part Two"
1996 From Dusk Till Dawn Seth Gecko
One Fine Day Jack Taylor
Curdled Seth Gecko uncredited; only photo shown
1997 Full-Tilt Boogie himself Documentary
The Peacemaker Thomas Devoe
Batman & Robin Batman/Bruce Wayne
South Park Sparky the Dog (voice) episode: "Big Gay Al's Big Gay Boat Ride"
1998 The Thin Red Line Captain Bosche
Out of Sight Jack Foley
Waiting for Woody himself Comedic Short
1999 Three Kings Major Archie Gates
The Book That Wrote Itself himself
South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut Voice of Doctor Gouache
The Limey TV Interviewee
2000 The Perfect Storm Billy 'Skip' Tyne
Fail Safe Col. Jack Grady
O Brother, Where Art Thou? Ulysses Everett McGill Golden Globe: Best Musical/Comedy Actor
2001 Ocean's Eleven Danny Ocean
Spy Kids Devlin
2002 Confessions of a Dangerous Mind CIA Officer Jim Byrd also director
Solaris Chris Kelvin
Welcome to Collinwood Jerzy producer
Starbuck Holger Meins Documentary
2003 Intolerable Cruelty Miles Massey
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over Devlin
2004 Ocean's Twelve Danny Ocean also executive producer
2005 Good Night, and Good Luck. Fred Friendly Academy Award nomination: Best Director, Best Original Screenplay
BAFTA Award nomination: Best Direction, Best Original Screenplay, Best Supporting Actor
Golden Globe nomination: Best Director, Best Screenplay
Syriana Bob Barnes also producer; Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
Golden Globe: Best Supporting Actor
BAFTA Award nomination: Best Supporting Actor
2006 The Good German Jake Geismar
A Scanner Darkly Voice of codename Fred
2007 Michael Clayton Michael Clayton also producer; Best Actor of 2007, National Board of Review;
Nominated - for Best Actor
Nominated: Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Motion Picture Drama
Darfur Now himself
Ocean's Thirteen Danny Ocean
2008 Leatherheads Jimmy "Dodge" Connelly also director, producer, and co-writer (uncredited; see: Leatherheads Controversy)
Burn After Reading Harry Pfarrer awaiting release
2009 Fantastic Mr. Fox Mr. Fox (voice) filming

Director credits Streethawk was a short lived American television series about the adventures of a police officer who, while officially taken off of street duty, fights crime secretly as the test pilot of an experimental motorcycle. ... The Facts of Life is an American sitcom that originally ran on the NBC network from August 24, 1979 to September 13, 1988. ... Return to Horror High is a 1987 American comedy/horror film starring Richard Brestoff, George Clooney and Vince Edwards. ... Combat Academy was a comedy film by the creator of Police Academy, Neal Israel. ... Angela Lansbury as Jessica Fletcher Murder, She Wrote was a popular, long-running television mystery series starring Angela Lansbury as mystery writer and amateur detective Jessica Fletcher. ... For the Hong Kong film, see The Golden Girls (1995 film). ... Return of the Killer Tomatoes was the first sequel to Attack of the Killer Tomatoes. ... Jackie Harris redirects here. ... The Harvest was a 1993 thriller directed by David Marconi and starring Miguel Ferrer. ... Sisters was a television drama which aired on NBC from 1991 to 1996. ... ER is an Emmy-winning American serial medical drama created by novelist Michael Crichton and set primarily in the emergency room of fictional County General Hospital in Cook County, Chicago, Illinois. ... This article is about the television show. ... The subject of this article may not satisfy the notability guideline for Television episodes. ... This article or section contains a plot summary that is overly long or excessively detailed compared to the rest of the article. ... One Fine Day is a 1996 romantic comedy starring Michelle Pfeiffer and George Clooney. ... A crime film from 1996, directed by Reb Braddock and produced by Quentin Tarantino. ... The Peacemaker is a 1997 thriller and action movie starring George Clooney and Nicole Kidman. ... The correct title of this article is Batman & Robin (1997 film). ... This article is about the TV series. ... Big Gay Als Big Gay Boat Ride is the fourth episode of Comedy Centrals animated series South Park. ... The Thin Red Line is an Academy Award nominated 1998 film which tells the story of United States forces during the Battle of Guadalcanal in World War II. It marked director Terrence Malicks return to filmmaking after a twenty year absence. ... Out of Sight is a 1998 movie directed by Steven Soderbergh. ... Three Kings is a 1999 American film written and directed by David O. Russell from a story by John Ridley about a gold heist in the style of Kellys Heroes. ... South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut is a 1999 motion picture based on the cartoon television series of South Park. ... The Limey is a revenge neo-noir crime drama, directed by Steven Soderbergh The film starring Terence Stamp as Wilson, an Englishman straight out of prison and on parole who comes to Los Angeles, California to investigate the suspicious death of his daughter. ... The Perfect Storm is a 2000 film adapted from the book of the same title by Sebastian Junger. ... Fail Safe is a televised play, based on Fail-Safe, the Cold War novel by Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler, and broadcast in 2000. ... For the film soundtrack, see O Brother, Where Art Thou? (soundtrack). ... The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ... Oceans Eleven is a 2001 remake of the 1960 Rat Pack caper film of the same name. ... Spy Kids is the first film of the Spy Kids trilogy. ... Confessions of a Dangerous Mind is a 2002 drama film directed by George Clooney. ... Solaris is a 2002 film directed by Steven Soderbergh, and stars George Clooney. ... Welcome to Collinwood is a 2002 movie about five guys from the Collinwood area of Cleveland who try to organise one last big job. ... Intolerable Cruelty is a 2003 dark comedy/romance directed by Joel and Ethan Coen and starring George Clooney, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Cedric the Entertainer, and Billy Bob Thornton. ... Spy Kids is the first film of the Spy Kids trilogy. ... Oceans Twelve is a 2004 film that takes place after the events of the 2001 movie Oceans Eleven. ... Good Night, and Good Luck. ... Although he never won an Oscar for any of his movie performances, the comedian Bob Hope received two honorary Oscars for his contributions to cinema. ... The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), is a British organization that hosts annual awards shows for film, television, childrens film and television, and interactive media. ... The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ... Syriana is a 2005 Academy Award-winning geopolitical thriller film written and directed by Stephen Gaghan. ... The Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor is one of the awards given to male actors working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; nominations are made by Academy members who are actors and actresses. ... The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ... The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), is a British organization that hosts annual awards shows for film, television, childrens film and television, and interactive media. ... The Good German is a 2006 feature film adaptation of a novel by Joseph Kanon. ... For the 2006 film adaptation, see A Scanner Darkly (film). ... Michael Clayton is a 2007 American dramatic legal thriller film written and directed by Tony Gilroy and produced by Sydney Pollack. ... Although he never won an Oscar for any of his movie performances, the comedian Bob Hope received two honorary Oscars for his contributions to cinema. ... The Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Motion Picture - Drama was first awarded by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association as a separate category in 1951. ... Darfur Now (Six Stories, one hope) is a documentary film examining the genocide in Darfur. ... Oceans Thirteen is a 2007 film directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring an ensemble cast. ... Leatherheads is a 2008 American film from Universal Pictures directed by and starring George Clooney. ... George Timothy Clooney (born May 6, 1961) is an Academy Award- and Golden Globe award-winning American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter. ... Burn After Reading is an upcoming film, set for release in 2008, starring George Clooney and made by Joel and Ethan Coen. ... Fantastic Mr. ...

Year Title
2002 Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
2005 Good Night, and Good Luck
Unscripted
2008 Leatherheads

Producer credits Confessions of a Dangerous Mind is a 2002 drama film directed by George Clooney. ... Good Night, and Good Luck is a 2005 film by George Clooney about the conflict between journalist Edward R. Murrow and anti-communist Senator Joseph McCarthy and the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations. ... Unscripted is the name of an HBO television series that was broadcast in early 2005. ... Leatherheads is a 2008 American film from Universal Pictures directed by and starring George Clooney. ...

Year Title
2007 Ocean's Thirteen
Preceded by
Val Kilmer
Actors to portray Batman
1997-2001
Succeeded by
Bruce Thomas
Preceded by
Denzel Washington
People's Sexiest Man Alive
1997
Succeeded by
Harrison Ford
Preceded by
Matthew McConaughey
People's Sexiest Man Alive
2006
Succeeded by
Matt Damon
Awards
Preceded by
Morgan Freeman
for Million Dollar Baby
Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
2005
for Syriana
Succeeded by
Alan Arkin
for Little Miss Sunshine
Preceded by
Clive Owen
for Closer
Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture
2006
for Syriana
Succeeded by
Eddie Murphy
for Dreamgirls

Cinema for Peace Award Oceans Thirteen is a 2007 film directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring an ensemble cast. ... Val Edward Kilmer[1] (born December 31, 1959) is an American actor. ... This article is about the depiction of DC Comics superhero Batman in various media. ... Bruce Thomas portraying Batman in an OnStar commercial, circa 2001. ... Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr. ... For the silent film actor, see Harrison Ford (silent film actor). ... Matthew David McConaughey (pronounced [1]; born November 4, 1969) is an American actor. ... Matthew Paige Matt Damon (born October 8, 1970) is an American screenwriter and actor. ... For the Dawsons Creek director, see Morgan J. Freeman. ... Million Dollar Baby is an Academy Award winning 2004 dramatic film directed by Clint Eastwood. ... The Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor is one of the awards given to male actors working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; nominations are made by Academy members who are actors and actresses. ... Syriana is a 2005 Academy Award-winning geopolitical thriller film written and directed by Stephen Gaghan. ... Alan Wolf Arkin (born March 26, 1934) is an Academy Award-winning American actor and director. ... For the childrens book character, see Little Miss Sunshine (character). ... Clive Owen (born October 3, 1964) is a Golden Globe and BAFTA winning critically acclaimed English actor, now a regular performer in Hollywood and independent American films. ... Anna and Dan. ... Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture was first awarded by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association in 1944 for a performance in a motion picture released in the previous year. ... Syriana is a 2005 Academy Award-winning geopolitical thriller film written and directed by Stephen Gaghan. ... For other uses, see Eddie Murphy (disambiguation). ... Dreamgirls is a 2006 American musical film jointly produced and released by DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures. ...


This article is about the various depictions of the fictional character Batman, the DC Comics superhero. ... Lewis Wilson (1920 - 2000) was an American actor from New York City who was most famous for being the first actor to play the DC Comics character Batman in live action (1943s Batman). ... Motion picture and stage actor; born Kansas City, Missouri, October 17, 1913; passed away December 26, 1971 in Hollywood, California. ... Adam West (born William West Anderson on September 19, 1928) is an American actor who is best known for playing the role of Batman/Bruce Wayne on the 1960s TV series Batman (which also had a film adaptation). ... Olan Soule, born February 29, 1909, was a voice actor, best known for providing the voice of Batman/Bruce Wayne in the Super Friends cartoons of the 1960s before giving the role over to former TV Batman Adam West. ... Michael John Douglas (born September 5, 1951), better known by the stage name Michael Keaton, is an American actor, perhaps best known for his early comedic roles in films such as Night Shift, Beetlejuice, and his portrayal of Batman in the two Tim Burton directed films of the series. ... Kevin Conroy Kevin Conroy (born November 30, 1955) is an American actor of stage, screen, and voice, best known for his portrayal of DC Comics superhero Batman in numerous animated series and features. ... Val Edward Kilmer[1] (born December 31, 1959) is an American actor. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Bruce Thomas portraying Batman in an OnStar commercial, circa 2001. ... Rino Romano (born 1969) is a Canadian voice actor probably best known for his voice roles as Bruce Wayne on the television show The Batman and as Darien Shields (Chiba Mamoru) in the dub of the popular anime Sailor Moon. ... Christian Charles Philip Bale (also known professionally as Christian Morgan Bale; born 30 January 1974) is a Screen Actors Guild Award-nominated, Saturn Award-winning Welsh actor[2][3] whose film credits include Empire of the Sun, American Psycho, Equilibrium, The Machinist, Batman Begins and the upcoming The Dark Knight. ... Jeremy Merton Sisto (born October 6, 1974) is an American actor. ... Diedrich Bader Karl Diedrich Bader (born December 24, 1966) is an American actor. ... List indicator(s) (x) indicates the actor portrayed a character that did not originate in the comic book. ... This article is about the 1960s television series. ... Barbara Joyce as the Huntress from Legends of the Superheroes. ... For other meanings of the term, see Bird of prey. ... Batman was a 15-chapter serial released in 1943 by Columbia Pictures. ... Batman and Robin was a 15-chapter serial released in 1949 by Columbia Pictures. ... For the 1989 version starring Michael Keaton, see Batman (1989 film). ... For the album based on the film, see Batman (album). ... For the video game based on the film, see Batman Returns (video game). ... Batman Forever is a 1995 superhero film. ... For the 1949 serial Batman and Robin, see Batman and Robin (serial). ... For the video game based on the film, see Batman Begins (video game). ... The Dark Knight is a 2008 American superhero film based on the DC Comics character Batman. ... The Batman/Superman Hour was a Filmation animated series that was broadcast on CBS from 1968–1969. ... The New Adventures of Batman is an animated series produced by Filmation in 1977 featuring the DC Comics superheroes Batman and Robin, and occasionally Batgirl. ... The animated Batman shoots his grappling gun from a rooftop in a scene from the episode, On Leather Wings. ... The New Batman Adventures was the successor to the highly acclaimed American animated television series Batman: The Animated Series. ... Batman: Mask of the Phantasm is an animated film first released in 1993. ... Batman & Mr. ... Batman Beyond (known as Batman of the Future in Europe, Latin America, Australia, New Zealand and India) is an American animated television series created by The WB Television Network in collaboration with DC Comics as a continuation of the Batman legacy. ... Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker is a direct-to-video animated film featuring the comic book superhero Batman. ... Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman is an animated movie based on the DC Comics character Batman and set in the same world as Batman: The Animated Series. ... The Batman is an Emmy Award-winning American animated television series produced by Warner Bros. ... The Batman vs. ... Justice League is an American animated television series about a team of superheroes which ran from 2001 to 2004 on Cartoon Network. ... Justice League Unlimited (or JLU) was the name of an American animated television series that was produced by and aired on Cartoon Network. ... This article is about the Hanna-Barbera television series. ... For the album based on the film, see Batman (album). ... For the video game based on the film, see Batman Returns (video game). ... Batman Forever is a 1995 superhero film. ... For the 1949 serial Batman and Robin, see Batman and Robin (serial). ... List indicator(s) (x) indicates the actor portrayed a character that did not originate in the comic book. ... Michael John Douglas (born September 5, 1951), better known by the stage name Michael Keaton, is an American actor, perhaps best known for his early comedic roles in films such as Night Shift, Beetlejuice, and his portrayal of Batman in the two Tim Burton directed films of the series. ... Batman (originally referred to as the Bat-Man and still referred to at times as the Batman) is a DC Comics fictional superhero who first appeared in Detective Comics #27 in May 1939. ... For other uses, see Batman (disambiguation). ... This article is about the English actor Michael Gough. ... Alfred Pennyworth is a fictional supporting character in the DC Comics Batman series. ... Pat Hingle (born July 19, 1924) is an American actor. ... James Jim Worthington Gordon is a supporting character in DC Comics Batman series. ... John Joseph Nicholson (born April 22, 1937), known as Jack Nicholson, is a three time Academy Award-winning American actor internationally renowned for his often dark-themed portrayals of neurotic characters. ... The Joker is a fictional character that appears in the comic books published by DC Comics. ... Kimila Ann Basinger (born December 8, 1953) is an Academy Award-winning American film actress and former fashion model. ... 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Sam Hamm is an American screenwriter, perhaps best known for writing the screenplays for the Tim Burton Batman films. ... Charles McKeown (b. ... Warren Skaaren (born March 9, 1946 in Rochester, Minnesota, USA-died December 28, 1990 in Austin, Texas, USA from cancer) was an American screenwriter and film producer. ... Daniel Robert Elfman (born May 29, 1953 in Los Angeles, California) is an American musician who led the rock band Oingo Boingo as singer / songwriter from 1976 until its breakup in 1995, and has composed film scores extensively since 1985s Pee-wees Big Adventure. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Ray Lovejoy was a film editor with over thirty years of experience in that field. ... Anton Furst is a distinguished production designer who won an Oscar for designing the Batmobile and the noirish nightmare version of Gotham City in Tim Burtons Batman (1989). ... 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While it garnered mixed reviews from critics, the 1989 Batman soundtrack returned Prince to the top of the Billboard album charts. ... Elliot Goldenthal scored the third Batman movie Batman Forever in 1995, it is one of his most dramatic and playfull soundtracks with big brass, insane strings and the kind of fairground noises you hear clowns making with their toys; yet there is still that ominous, sweeping, anthemic sound that Goldenthal... Elliot Goldenthal scored the third Batman movie Batman Forever in 1995, it is one of his most dramatic and playfull soundtracks with big brass, insane strings and the kind of fairground noises you hear clowns making with their toys; yet there is still that ominous, sweeping, anthemic sound that Goldenthal... The End Is the Beginning Is the End (or TEITBITE among fans) is a song by The Smashing Pumpkins. ... Siouxsie Sioux singles chronology Fear (of the Unknown) Siouxsie & the Banshees (1991) Face to Face (1992) Interlude Morrissey & Siouxsie (1994) Face to Face is a song recorded by English rock band Siouxsie & the Banshees. ... Single Information Foolish Games was Jewel’s third/fourth and final single taken from her debut album. ... Prince (DEU) singles chronology Scandalous (1989) The Future (1990) Thieves in the Temple (1990) The Future is a song from Princes 1989 Batman soundtrack, and the final single released from the album. ... Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me was a song by U2 released on the Batman Forever soundtrack album. ... The Hunter Gets Captured by the Game is a 1967 single by Motown Records girl group The Marvelettes, from their self-titled album of the same year. ... 1995 re-release Kiss from a Rose is a song from Seals second eponymous album Seal, subsequently featured on the Batman Forever (1995) film soundtrack. ... Look into My Eyes is a song by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony from the album The Art of War. ... Partyman is Princes 1989 followup to the No. ... The Passenger is a song by proto-punk artist Iggy Pop. ... Prince (DEU) singles chronology The Arms of Orion (1989) Scandalous (1989) The Future (1990) Scandalous is a smooth, romantic ballad by Prince, released as a single off his 1989 Batman soundtrack. ... Smash It Up (Part I & II) is a song released by the British punk rock band The Damned. ... Super Freak is a 1981 hit single, produced and performed by Rick James for the Motown label. ... It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles accessible from a disambiguation page. ... Batman is a horizontally scrolling beat em up and Run and gun arcade game released by Atari Games in 1991, produced by Numega. ... Batman is a Data East pinball machine released in August 1991. ... Batman can mean two different video games inspired on the eponymous superhero from DC Comics. ... Batman Returns is a video game for various platforms based on the movie of the same name. ... For the arcade, PlayStation, PC and Sega Saturn game, see Batman Forever: The Arcade Game Batman Forever is a beat em up game based on the movie of the same name. ... Batman & Robin is a video game based on the 1997 film of the same name. ... The Tumbler Batmobile as seen in Batman Begins. ... As the 1990s Batman films were handed over to director Joel Schumacher from Tim Burton, the design for the Batmobile became increasingly fanciful, as decorative lighting was added to the vehicles rims, sides and front edge, and the wing-shaped fins reached further into the air. ... Batman surrounded by batarangs. ... The Batboat from Batman: The Movie[1]. The Batboat is the fictional personal boat of comic book superhero Batman. ... The Batboat from Batman: The Movie[1]. The Batboat is the fictional personal boat of comic book superhero Batman. ... The Batboat from Batman: The Movie[1]. 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The Joker with a victim of Joker venom, in the OverPower card game Joker venom is a fictional toxin, a favourite murder weapon utilised by The Joker in the Batman franchise of movies, comics, and cartoons. ... This article is about the fictional place. ... This article is about the fictional place. ... This article is about the fictional place. ... This article is about the fictional place. ... The Batcave. ... The Batcave. ... The Batcave. ... The Batcave. ... The Batcave. ... Wayne Manor in 1989s Batman. ... Knebworth House is a country house near Stevenage in Hertfordshire, England. ... The great hall Hatfield House is a country house set in a large park, the Great Park, on the eastern side of the town of Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England. ... The Webb Institute is a specialized private college in Glen Cove, New York that has only one program, which is undergraduate. ... Arkham Asylum as it appeared on Batman: The Animated Series. ... 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