George Clooney’s Net Worth: Life And Career
A little bit of life and career, before we move on to George Clooney’s net worth. Born on May 6, 1961, in Kentucky, US, his parents were semi-celebrities. Clooney’s mom, Nina, was a councilwoman and a former beauty queen. George’s father, Mr. Nick Clooney, was a television host. At an early age, Clooney was diagnosed with Bell’s Palsy, a condition that paralyzes a portion of the face. However, after nine months, he recovered. He worked a lot of door-to-door jobs before trying his hand at acting. At the age of 17, his career in television started. A major breakthrough came in his career in 1984, bringing decent popularity. The show was called E/R, and even though it was not a long-lasting show, it still benefited him.
The road to stardom started around 1994, and then the career graph never dropped. The show ER brought him global popularity. He played Dr. Doug Ross’s role, a massive hit show on CBS. The show got him three Golden Globe nominations, apart from the fame. Towards the end of the 20th century, George started appearing in films. His first big commercial success was ‘Ocean’s Eleven’. Clooney had become a global celebrity following the film’s release. After this, there was only a series of hits and big films. Very soon, George reached the top of the ladder and has been there ever since. He has become a director and a producer, winning the Academy Award for Best Film for Argo. Nowadays, George focuses more on direction and production.