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Re: George Clooney at the Golden Globes January 2015

Post by Way2Old4Dis on Mon Jan 12 2015, 01:12

Tina and Amy fucking killed it.

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Post by LornaDoone on Mon Jan 12 2015, 01:14

Tina Fey:

George Clooney married Amal Alamuddin this year. 


Amal is a human rights lawyer who worked on the Enron case, was an adviser to Kofi Annan regarding Syria and was selected for a three person UN commission investigating rules of war violations in the Gaza strip.

So tonight, her husband is getting a lifetime achievement award....


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Post by party animal - not! on Mon Jan 12 2015, 01:16

Brilliant!

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Post by Doug Ross on Mon Jan 12 2015, 01:22

I love what they said, very funny.

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Post by party animal - not! on Mon Jan 12 2015, 01:29

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Amal Clooney is a modern day Audrey Hepburn in glam gown at her first Golden Globes (and her 'trophy husband' George looks pretty good too!) 

  • Amy Poehler and Tina Fey took aim at George, who is receiving a lifetime achievement award, during opening speech
  • Hosts made quip about how his resume barely stacks up to his lawyer wife's extensive human rights accomplishments
  • George wore his wedding tux

By Heather Waugh for MailOnline
Published: 00:44 GMT, 12 January 2015 |

It's their first appearance together at a major awards show.
And George and Amal Clooney were the epitome of Hollywood glamour as the couple walked the red carpet at the Golden Globes on Sunday.
Amal, 36, stunned in a black custom Dior gown with cross-shoulder train and elbow-length gloves, in a look reminiscent of screen legend Audrey Hepburn.
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The newlyweds: George and Amal Clooney made their debut Golden Globes appearance as a couple on Sunday


George and Amal Clooney pose at 2015 Golden Globes

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The human rights lawyer, who married 53-year-old George in September, accessorised with diamond drop earrings and a chic white clutch on which she pinned a 'Je Suis Charlie' badge.
Amal's couture gown was fitted at the waist and featured ruching on the skirt which flowed diagonally across her bust into a shoulder strap and elegant train.
Her dark chestnut locks were styled in a deep side parting with some soft waves through the ends. 
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Fabulous: Amal, 36, channeled Audrey Hepburn in a one-shoulder Dior Couture black gown, white gloves and a clutch
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Elegant: Amal's custom dress featured a statement train which flowed from her left shoulder
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 The look of love: The couple - who married in September - took a moment to gaze into each other's eyes
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Hollywood glamour: Amal's look was perfectly coordinated with her 53-year-old husband
The duo took a moment to chat with E! host Ryan Seacrest where George said: 'As long as she doesn't get the train stepped on then I've succeeded'
And Amal appreciated her companions gesture, saying 'He’s been really good. Really helpful.'
Of his lady love's statement white gloves, George joked: 'She sewed them this morning,' before adding 'She’s very handy.' 
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Her first Golden Globes: The human rights lawyer held on tight to her husband's hand as they navigated the Beverly Hilton Hotel together
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Showing they care: Gravity star George showed his support for Paris with a 'Je Suis Charlie' badge on his suit jacket
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Support: The British lawyer pinned a 'Je Suis Charlie' badge to her chic white clutch to show her support after the incidents in Paris this week
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'She's handy': George joked while talking to Ryan Seacrest that his wife made her own white gloves saying 'She sewed them this morning,'
The Gravity actor looked handsome-as-ever, dusting off his wedding tux for a second outing and adding his own 'Je Suis Charlie' badge as he accompanied his beautiful wife.
Giuliana Rancic told Dailymail.com on Friday that she thought Amal would be ruling the red carpet when the award show kicked off.
The E! host said: 'Already I'm predicting Amal Clooney will be best dressed in the red carpet. 


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Stars: the duo certainly turned heads as they made their way through the venue
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Happy couple: George and Amal looked very content in each other's company
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Stopping to chat: The couple chatted to a couple of Today Show hosts as the made their way down the red carpet
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Taking care of his date: George told Ryan Seacrest 'As long as she doesn't get the train stepped on then I've succeeded'
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Classic look: Amal opted for an old Hollywood glamour look much similar to Audrey Hepburn's sty
'I think she's going to kill it.' she added 
Her Fashion Police co-star Kelly Osbourne, 30, agreed, adding: 'She has impeccable taste.'
Giuliana, who was speaking at the E! International Press Junket in Los Angeles, went on:
'She's a fashion muse right now. Every designer wants to dress Amal. 
'She's not even an actress but she will have first dibs on any dress and any designer she wants. All eyes are going to be on Amal.' 
It's a big night for Oceans Eleven star George as he will be presented the Cecil B. DeMille Award by Julianna Margulies at the star-studded event, which rewards outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment.
But once inside the venue the actor found himself the subject of one of hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's many jokes.
Fey took aim at the actor for the second year in a row, saying that Amal was a 'human rights lawyer who worked on the Enron case, 
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Butt of the joke: George didn't seem to mind being the subject Tina Fey's teasing for the second year in a row
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What a good sport: George laughed as the hosts quipped about how his resume barely stacks up to his lawyer wife's extensive human rights resume
'an advisor to Kofi Annan on Syria and was a appointed to a three-person commission investigating rules of war violations in the Gaza strip,' before quipping 'So tonight her husband is getting a lifetime achievement award.
Later in the evening George accepted his award from his former ER costar Julianna and actor Don Cheadle as his beaming wife watched from the audience.
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'It's a humbling thing when you find someone to love. Even better if you've been waiting your life' George made a touching speech as he picked up his outstanding achievement award
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So close: George looked to be whispering in his lady love's ear as they enjoyed the ceremony
In a touching speech he said: 'It's a humbling thing when you find someone to love. Even better if you've been waiting your life.' 
And gushed of his wife: 'Amal, whatever alchemy it is that brought us together, I couldn't be more proud to be your husband.'


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Post by amaretti on Mon Jan 12 2015, 01:33

Amal looks beautiful . Amy and Tina are so funny .

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Post by LornaDoone on Mon Jan 12 2015, 01:37

Here you go you bitches!


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Post by party animal - not! on Mon Jan 12 2015, 01:46

Better interview with Nancy

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George & Amal Clooney Speak Out Against Paris Terrorist Attacks at 2015 Golden Globes



George Clooney is using the Golden Globes as a platform to speak out against the deadly terrorist attacks in Paris that have taken the lives of a dozen people.
George, who is receiving the Cecil B. DeMille Award during Sunday’s telecast, and his wife Amal Clooney stopped by ET on the Globes red carpet to discuss the special lapel pins they’re wearing to honor the victims of the attacks.

“We weren’t in Europe or France, but this was a moment in time when millions of people from every different religion locked arms and said we’re not going to be ruled in fear,” George told ET’s Nancy O’Dell. “We both wanted to be in solidarity with it.”
George and Amal also talked about life as a married couple. “Well gee, I don’t know!” joked George, who was the ultimate gentleman helping his wife’s train on the ET stairs, when Nancy asked how life is different now that they’re newlyweds. “We’re very happy.” Added Amal, making her Golden Globe debut: “It’s wonderful.”

As for whether a mini Clooney was in the cards in the near future, George felt the heat: “Well aren’t you nice,” he joked to Nancy, with Amal exclaiming, “You’re worse than my mother!”
But what about the best perk about being married? George deadpanned, “Being able to say to my wife, ‘We gotta go!’”
Twelve people – ten journalists and two police officers – died on Jan. 7 after masked gunmen opened fire at the headquarters of French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, sparking outcry and questions over free speech.
George, in a Giorgio Armani tux, and Amal, in a black Dior gown and Harry Winston jewelry, weren’t the only ones shining a spotlight on the attacks. Other Golden Globe nominees took a moment to pay their respects, including Helen Mirren, who held up a Je Suis Charlie sign.


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Post by Sevens on Mon Jan 12 2015, 01:52

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I just want to see the video for this!!!! Very Happy

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Post by party animal - not! on Mon Jan 12 2015, 01:53

Me too! Me too!

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Post by Way2Old4Dis on Mon Jan 12 2015, 02:02

Bill Murray looks like he needs a drink or something.

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Post by party animal - not! on Mon Jan 12 2015, 02:07

This is Tina and Amy with relevant bits via HuffPost

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Post by amaretti on Mon Jan 12 2015, 02:24

Is that Grant next to Bill Murray ?

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Post by justpassinthrough on Mon Jan 12 2015, 02:25

amaretti wrote: Is that Grant next to Bill Murray ?
yes

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Post by amaretti on Mon Jan 12 2015, 02:50

Oh thanks . Very Happy

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Re: George Clooney at the Golden Globes January 2015

Post by LornaDoone on Mon Jan 12 2015, 03:01

Kevin Spacey just got bleeped.

"This is the 8th time I've been nominated. I can't fucking believe I won."


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Post by LornaDoone on Mon Jan 12 2015, 03:04

Tina and Amy's Opening


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Post by Sevens on Mon Jan 12 2015, 03:06

Love Kevin and his House of Cards! Congrats!

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Post by LornaDoone on Mon Jan 12 2015, 03:07

Okay Julianna and Don Cheadle just came on stage.

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Post by Way2Old4Dis on Mon Jan 12 2015, 03:14

George should have kissed Don when he got on the stage.

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Post by Way2Old4Dis on Mon Jan 12 2015, 03:18

Spontaneous. Balanced. Humble. Self-deprecating.

In other words, George.

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Post by Doug Ross on Mon Jan 12 2015, 03:23

Way2Old4Dis wrote:Spontaneous. Balanced. Humble. Self-deprecating.

In other words, George.
Great speech.
Don and Julianne were great, too.

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Post by Donnamarie on Mon Jan 12 2015, 03:24

An emotional moment when he spoke of Amal. Not really seen emotional like that before.

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Post by Way2Old4Dis on Mon Jan 12 2015, 03:27

Emotional for him. If it was for her, she covered it well.

Proud of our boy.

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Post by amaretti on Mon Jan 12 2015, 03:30

Yes . He was charming and sincere .

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Post by Doug Ross on Mon Jan 12 2015, 03:32

It was very emotional, I just loved that. He touched me.
Fro Amal was emotional too, but maybe not as much as was for Georgie.

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Post by Donnamarie on Mon Jan 12 2015, 03:34

George always has a way of putting everything in perspective. Keeping it real. Being humble. Funny. Understated. That's why I love this guy Smile


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Post by George Fan on Mon Jan 12 2015, 03:36

I think Amal actually has a calming effect on George.

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Post by Way2Old4Dis on Mon Jan 12 2015, 04:06

Good show. A couple of hiccups, but no sour notes that I recall.

Amy and Tina set a new standard in their three-year run. Tough act to follow.

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Post by melbert on Mon Jan 12 2015, 04:17

Thanks NewKid!

George's speech.

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George Clooney Salutes Charlie Hebdo at Golden Globes: ‘We Will Not Walk in Fear’

Leave it to George Clooney to adorn his tuxedo with a “Je Suis Charlie” button and pay tribute to the millions of people around the world who marched together in solidarity with the murdered cartoonists of Charlie Hebdo during his acceptance speech for the Golden Globes’ lifetime achievement award.
After some jokes about the Sony hack and his less-than-well-received film The Monuments Men, Clooney turned more serious.


“Just one last thing I would say is just to reiterate what we have all been talking about — today was an extraordinary day. There were millions of people that marched, not just in Paris but around the world. And they were Christians and Jews and Muslims. They were leaders of countries all over the world and they didn’t march in protest. They marched in support of the idea that we will not walk in fear. We won’t do it. So, ‘Je Suis Charlie.’ Thank you.”


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Thanks New Kid!

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Now that I re-watch the speech, I have to say that Amal was really really really touched.


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Post by Donnamarie on Mon Jan 12 2015, 05:29

Thanks to everyone tonight who posted the tweets and video clips. Enjoyed looking at everything.

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Post by Katiedot on Mon Jan 12 2015, 05:40

@justpassinthrough: in a last-ditch attempt not to turn every single thread into a discussion about George and Amal's relationship (or lack of, or failure to thrive etc etc) I've moved your comments to the Amal thread where we're already talking about this.

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Thank you for al the pictures and videos. So nice to get up and before going to work get a GEORGE CLOONEY overdose Yahooooo Yahooooo Yahooooo Yahooooo Yahooooo

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Thank you for the clips! He did a great speech and it was quite emotional. They both looked so great.

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Hilarious - 'You're worse than my mother'

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