George Clooney and Elisabetta Canalis Split “We are not together anymore. It’s very difficult and very personal,” they say [link]
Clooney is also noted for his social activism and has served as one of the United Nations Messengers of Peace since January 31, 2008. Though he made his acting debut on television in 1978, Clooney gained fame and recognition by portraying Dr. Douglas “Doug” Ross on the long-running medical drama ER from 1994 to 1999. He won the 2006 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his work in the Middle East thriller Syriana (2005).