In Middle School Clooney Developed Bells Palsy A Debilitating Condition That Partially

George Clooney
George Clooney
George Clooney
George Clooney
George Clooney
George Clooney


He won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his work in the Middle East thriller Syriana (2005) and subsequently fetched Best Actor nominations for such films as Michael Clayton (2007), Up in the Air (2009) and The Descendants (2011). Clooney was born in Lexington, Kentucky. Spending part of his childhood in Ohio, he attended St. Michael’s School in Columbus, and St. Susanna School in Mason. in middle school, Clooney developed Bell’s palsy, a debilitating condition that partially paralyzes the face. He had odd jobs such as selling men’s suits and cutting tobacco. Clooney’s first role was as an extra in the TV series Centennial in 1978. His first significant break was a semi-regular supporting role in the sitcom Roseanne, playing Roseanne Barr’s supervisor Booker Brooks, followed by the role of a construction worker on Baby Talk, a co-starring role on the CBS drama Bodies of Evidence as Detective Ryan Walker, and then a year-long turn as Det. For his work on the series, Clooney received two Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Lead Actor in A Drama Series in 1995 and 1996.