Less than a year after their meeting, which took place in the summer of 2013 thanks to a mutual friend, George Clooney asked Amal Alamuddin for marriage. Taken aback by this unexpected marriage proposal, the beautiful lawyer made her actor hang around for a long time before accepting!
On December 23, 2020, George Clooney will be back in a sci-fi movie on Netflix: Midnight in the Universe (The Midnight Sky). The opportunity for the 59-year-old actor to give a new promo interview to the CBS Sunday Morning show , broadcast on November 29, 2020 on American television. An interview during which the star remembered his marriage proposal to the brilliant lawyer Amal Alamuddin , in the spring of 2014. A request just as spontaneous as … painful.
“ There is no doubt that having Amal in my life changed everything for me. It was the first time that everything she did and everything about her was infinitely more important than anything about me. we had these two heads of knot , he first said, referring to their twins Ella and Alexander (3 years old) .It’s very fulfilling and something that I didn’t have at all. . saw it coming . ” The Gravity star actor also explained that they ” never talked about marriage ” with Amal when they were dating. ” I asked him once, it took him time to say yes. I ‘been on my knees for twenty minutesand I finally said, ‘Wait, I’m going to go throw my hip,’ “he recalled derisively.
Surrounded by their many famous friends, such as Bono , Matt Damon , Anna Wintour , Emily Blunt or even Cindy Crawford and Bill Murray , the couple married with great fanfare on September 27, 2014 in Venice . An unexpected marital happiness for George Clooney who, two years later, had another big surprise: twins! ” We never talked about having kids, and then one day we just thought, ‘What do you think?’ We go to the doctor and we do the ultrasound. They say, ‘You’re having a baby boy!’, And I was like, ‘A little boy, great’, the actor who was then 55 years old he recalled. Then they add, ‘And you’ve got another one in there.’ I was up for one. Again, I am old. Suddenly, it’s two. “But today, George Clooney says he is delighted with this busy family life.