Has Clooney met his match? I think it's like they want the people they love to know that this is real, that they plan on being together forever. George Clooney's love life Photos: The actor has said he plans to marry British human rights attorney Amal Alamuddin in Italy this fall. Before Alamuddin, the debonair actor had an illustrious dating history -- just take a look: Hide Caption 1 of 10 Photos: He was hesitant to discuss his romance with Keibler, as he told the Hollywood Reporter in , "there is so little in my life that is private.
Keibler went on to marry entrepreneur Jared Pobre in Mexico in March. Hide Caption 2 of 10 Photos: Clooney dated Italian actress and TV personality Elisabetta Canalis from to we're sensing a pattern here. Their relationship was closely watched, and some thought Clooney had popped the question in when Canalis was photographed with a bauble on her finger.
But it was actually a napkin ring she'd placed there as a joke. Hide Caption 3 of 10 Photos: Clooney and Sarah Larson started dating in , but the romance was comparatively short-lived.
Although their affair survived a motorcycle accident and a walk down the red carpet at the Academy Awards -- Larson being the first lady love of Clooney's to do so -- their relationship ended that May. Hide Caption 4 of 10 Photos: Clooney fell for "Baywatch" actress Krista Allen in They met on the set of Clooney's directorial debut, "Confessions of a Dangerous Mind," and reportedly dated on and off until around Hide Caption 5 of 10 Photos: Clooney dated British model and media personality Lisa Snowdon on and off for about five years after reportedly meeting her on the set of a commercial in Hide Caption 6 of 10 Photos: The actor's affinity for international amour has a long history.
The two were an item until Hide Caption 7 of 10 Photos: Duffy was spotted on a boat ride with Clooney and then-girlfriend Canalis in Hide Caption 8 of 10 Photos: The actress lived with the actor during their courtship, which began in Clooney gave Preston a pet pig as a gesture of love, which he ended up keeping after they broke up in Hide Caption 9 of 10 Photos: The only woman who can claim to be an ex-wife and not just an ex-girlfriend is Talia Balsam, whom Clooney wed in after his relationship with Preston ended.
The couple's history dated to , but it wasn't enough to sustain the marriage. They divorced after three years of matrimony. Hide Caption 10 of 10 Alamuddin appeared to be "showing off" an engagement ring while dining with Clooney at a Malibu, California, restaurant Thursday night, the Post report said.
People reported that Alamuddin "had a conspicuous ring on her left ring finger. Esquire's Alex Bilmes interviewed Clooney sometime in late September, just before "Gravity" was released in theaters. The article appeared in the magazine's December issue, which hit newsstands in November.
Why isn't he married with kids, Bilmes asked. Clooney points to that brief period of matrimony as evidence he "wasn't very good at it. He said in September that he realized being 52, unmarried and childless might not look good to the public, but that he shouldn't "rush out and impregnate someone. Alamuddin enters Clooney's life While it's not confirmed when George met Amal, the two were photographed together in London in October.
Clooney made an unusual public denial that he was dating Alamuddin, telling People in late October that the girlfriend reports were "all made up. Although Keibler denied it was because she saw no hopes of a marriage to Clooney after two years, the TV host wasted no time finding a husband.
She married entrepreneur Jared Pobre in March. If Clooney's relationship with Alamuddin did begin in October, it quickly accelerated. Harry Ettlinger, 88, called her "a beautiful lady. Photographers caught the cuddling couple watching the wildlife in Tanzania and later vacationing in the Seychelles.
If Clooney's match is to be a lawyer, he's apparently picked an A-list attorney. Alamuddin was at the top. She "achieves the seemingly unattainable ideal of contemporary femininity: A "source who has worked with Clooney" was quoted by People earlier this year suggesting why Alamuddin might be different from the long list of Clooney's ex-girlfriends who've lasted for a few months or a year or two since his divorce in