After a successful run in television, George Clooney made the break into film. Today, he is one of the biggest names in Hollywood. This list includes 10 things you may not know about the actor.
Clooney played numerous sports in high school, including baseball and basketball. He even tried out for the major leagues with the Cincinnati Reds but didn’t make it through the first cut.
The actor is his own barber and doesn’t wear makeup in his movies.
He is one of only two men to make the cover of Vogue magazine. The other is Richard Gere.
Known as a prankster among Hollywood’s elite, no one is safe from George’s gags. Producers and co-stars are included in his fun, which features forged letters and water buckets.
Clooney suffered from partial face paralysis in junior high and has talked in interviews about being teased for it. The paralysis is a symptom of Bell’s Palsy.