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  1. Will Hollywood Ever Produce Another Arab Star Like Omar Sharif?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... "many extremely disappointing offers" that arrived after he first broke through in his role with George Clooney in Syriana (playing a radical Muslim cleric). "I doubt it," Waked says when asked if another Sharif will ever emerge. "This guy was ...

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  2. Seven actors who almost died during filmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | NEWS.com.au

    ... for him, I realised that I had run out of air.'' During the filming of his 2005 politically-charged thriller, Syriana , Clooney injured his spine so badly that he contemplated suicide, just to put an end to the pain. "I was lying in a hospital bed ...

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  3. 7 Worst On-Set Celeb Accidents: From Channing Tatum's Burned Privates to Shia LaBeouf's Head InjuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | ETonline

    ... of sound people made when they saw the jet plane run into the World Trade Center." 4. George Clooney: While shooting Syriana in 2005, the Oscar winner sustained an agonizing spinal injury from a stunt gone wrong. He later told Rolling Stone the ...

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  4. Disney Plots Charles Darwin Adventure MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | /film

    ... reports that Disney is now developing a Darwin movie based on a pitch by Stephen Gaghan (writer, Traffic ; director, Syriana ), who is also writing. The precise thrust of Gaghan's pitch is unknown, but we can assume it will be based not in the ...

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  5. Charles Darwin Is Getting An Adventure Movie Because Science Is CoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    ... the title of the project. However, we do know that Stephen Gaghan, the mind behind the screenplays for Traffic , Syriana , The Alamo and Rules of Engagement , penned the script that caught the eye of the Mouse House. As the trade notes, Darwin took ...

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  6. George Clooney takes wife Amal back to his Kentucky hometown for a tasty family reunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... maybe once a year or so." George has won three Golden Globe Awards and two Oscars , one for best supporting actor in Syriana and one for producing the Ben Affleck-directed film, Argo.

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  7. George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin ride a taxi boat before their Sept. 27 wedding in Venice.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Cincinnati.com

    ... omination in 2006 for directing "Good Night, And Good Luck," the year he won his Oscar for best supporting actor in "Syriana."

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  8. Fonejacker Kayvan Novak on returning to the spotlight - and moving on from "brown parts"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... his A-levels, and then on to drama school in London. He soon found himself working on films and TV shows, including Syriana, starring George Clooney, Spooks and The Government Inspector. There was only one problem he was usually cast as a terrorist, ...

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  9. George Clooney and wife Amal walk "Tomorrowland" red carpet in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Reuters

    ... actor says he was drawn to because of its hopeful message. Clooney, known for his roles in "Ocean's Eleven" and "Syriana", plays the jaded former boy-genius Frank, who joins teenage science-fan Casey (Britt Robertson) on a mission to unearth the ...

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  10. Tommorrowland - the only Clooney movie I'll probably never seeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | NorCalBlogs

    ... is greater than even the film estimates. I'm an unashamed Clooney fan - movies like Three Kings , Gravity , Syriana , Clooney has starred in a lot of interesting, thought provoking movies. OK, some of the science was a bit wonky in Gravity, but it ...

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  11. Wouldn't It Be Nice?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | The New Yorker

    ... but he has aged, ungracefully so. Clooney is in full grumpy-shaggy mode-a look that we have seen before, in "Syriana," but further rumpled here by a desperate paranoia. To be honest, he looks miserable throughout the film, as if badly wishing he ...

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  12. George Clooney on married life, Tomorrowland and taking fashion cues from AmalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | The Age

    ... as an actor and became the only person in Oscar history to be nominated for an Academy Award in four fields: actor ( Syriana , 2005, which he won; Michael Clayton , 2007; Up in the Air , 2009;

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  13. Is a two-state solution the answer to Iraq's problems?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | CNN

    Robert Baer is a former CIA officer turned writer. He is the author of a series of books including The Company We Keep, Sleeping With The Devil and See No Evil, inspiration for the George Clooney movie Syriana.

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  14. 'I'm an optimistic realist'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Dudleynews.co.uk

    ... to his - and co-writer Damon Lindelof's - relief, the eight-time Academy Award-nominated actor (he won in 2006 for Syriana and 2013 for Argo, and has now been nominated in more categories than anyone else in Oscar history) was intrigued by the ...

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  15. The Graham Norton ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | The Northern Echo

    GRAHAM Norton has a lot on his plate this week - including an awful-looking beard - because he's busy preparing for tomorrow's Eurovision Song Contest in Austria, while finally landing an interview with Hollywood A-lister George Clooney about his new movie Tomorrowland, which is released today. Clooney, known for his roles in Ocean's Eleven and Syriana, plays the jaded former boy-genius Frank, who joins teenage science-fan Casey on a mission to unearth the secrets of a place somewhere in time and space called Tomorrowland.

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  16. Herald cinema: Clooney is an 'optimistic realist'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... to his - and co-writer Damon Lindelof's - relief, the eight-time Academy Award-nominated actor (he won in 2006 for Syriana and 2013 for Argo, and has now been nominated in more categories than anyone else in Oscar history) was intrigued by the ...

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  17. George Clooney shows he was born to be wild with the pictures that helped kickstart his careerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... swerved off course. George has now won three Golden Globe Awards and two Oscars , one for best supporting actor in Syriana and one for producing the Ben Affleck-directed film, Argo. The Human Rights Lawyer did have him waiting for nearly half an ...

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  18. Michelle Williams Joins Matthew McConaughey and Edgar Ramirez in GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    ... wherein large amounts of gold were reportedly discovered in the Indonesian jungle. Directed by Stephen Gaghan ( Syriana ), Gold stars McConaughey as a failing businessman and prospector that teams up with a luckless geologist/explorer played by ...

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  19. Clooney teams up with Disney in TomorrowlandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Buenos Aires Herald

    George Clooney teams up with Disney for the expected summer box office hit Tomorrowland, a futuristic adventure which the Hollywood actor says he was drawn to because of its hopeful message. Clooney, known for his roles in Ocean's Eleven and Syriana, plays the jaded former boy-genius Frank, who joins teenage science-fan Casey on a mission to unearth the secrets of a place somewhere in time and space called Tomorrowland.

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  20. George Clooney Teams Up with Disney for Futuristic 'Tomorrowland'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Voice of America

    ... actor says he was drawn to because of its hopeful message. Clooney, known for his roles in "Ocean's Eleven" and "Syriana", plays the jaded former boy-genius Frank, who joins teenage science-fan Casey (Britt Robertson) on a mission to unearth the ...

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