Hollywood's Most Celebrated Bachelor George Clooney Engaged To Amal Alamuddin

Bachelor no more! The 52-year-old "Gravity" star is engaged to 36-year-old girlfriend Amal Alamuddin.

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52-Year-Old George Clooney Is Engaged To British Human Rights Lawyer Amal Alamuddin

George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin out and about London in 2013.

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The 52-year-old actor and Amal Alamuddin, 36, a Beirut-born barrister, have bought an engagement ring and shared the news with friends, according to various celebrity news sources.


Clooney And Alamuddin, Who Has Represented Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange And Former Prime Minister Of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko, Have Been Dating For Barely 7 Months

George Clooney and his new lawyer girlfriend, Amal Alamuddin, went on a double date with Emily Blunt and her husband John Krasinski in March 2014.

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A graduate of St Hugh's College at Oxford and New York University School of Law, Alamuddin works out of the Doughty Street Chambers in London, specialising in human rights and international law.


George Clooney is engaged to lawyer Amal Alamuddin after barely seven months of dating, according to People. E! news has learned from two separate sources that the two are headed to the altar.


Alamuddin, who is fluent in French and Arabic, has represented Julian Assange, the Wikileaks founder, and Yulia Tymoshenko, a former prime minister of Ukraine.


Alamuddin Was Reportedly First Spotted Flashing A "Massive Ring" While Dining At Nobu With Cindy Crawford And Her Husband Rande Gerber In Malibu Over The Weekend

Amal Alamuddin and George Clooney in Africa.

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Clooney's British ladylove was first spotted flashing a "massive" ring on her left ring finger Thursday, while dining at Malibu restaurant Nobu with Cindy Crawford and her husband Rande Gerber, one source told E! News.


According To E!, The Couple Told "Fight Club" Star Edward Norton That They Were Engaged When He Approached Their Table

According to E! News, when the actor Edward Norton dropped by during the meal the couple told him they were engaged, prompting congratulatory kisses.


The Couple Were First Photographed In London In October 2013 And Have Since Been Spotted On Romantic Trips Together

Clooney, 52, and Alamuddin, 36, photographed walking together on March 13 on the beach in Seychelles.

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In March, the two went on a trip to Tanzania, where they were snapped getting cozy during a safari, and they also visited the Seychelles.


Clooney and Alamuddin vacationed in the Seychelles together in March and went on safari in Tanzania before returning to the States for your average lounge-and-restaurant date nights in New York and Los Angeles.


Clooney's Agent Stan Rosenfield Declined To Comment On The Reports, Saying He Did Not Comment On Personal Matters

Clooney's agent, Stan Rosenfield, declined to comment on the reports, saying he did not comment on personal matters – a change from last October, celebrity buffs noted, when Rosenfield said the actor and the lawyer were just friends.


At The End Of A Four-Year Marriage To Actress Talia Balsam In 1993, Clooney Famously Vowed To Not Marry Again

George Clooney married Talia Balsam in Las Vegas in 1989, they were divorced in 1993.

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In a December 1996 Vanity Fair cover story, Clooney opened up about the demise of his marriage. "I probably—definitely—wasn't someone who should have been married at that point. I just don't feel like I gave Talia a fair shot. I was responsible for the failure of that marriage."


Clooney Dated Former Professional Wrestler And Model Stacy Keibler For 2 Years Before They Split In July 2013

George Clooney and former girlfriend Stacy Keibler at the 70th annual Golden Globe Awards held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on 13 January 2013 in Beverly Hills, California.

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Clooney has been almost as famous for his serial monogamy as his varied work on the big and small screens. He last dated Stacy Keibler for two years before they amicably called it quits last July. She is expecting her first child with husband Jared Pobre, whom she married last month.


As Recently As January 2014, Clooney Addressed His Views On Marriage, "I Was Quoted As Saying I'll Never Get Married Again Pretty Much Right After I Got Divorced And Then I've Never Talked About It Since"

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As recently as this January, Clooney addressed his views on marriage in an interview with Esquire. Asked if he was surprised to be single again at his age, the actor said: “I am surprised, yeah. But I’m surprised by almost everything that’s happened in my life. I’m surprised I don’t live in Kentucky and sell insurance, too. I mean, I really am.”


“I haven’t had aspirations in that way, ever,” he told Esquire. “I was married in 1989. I wasn’t very good at it. I was quoted as saying I’ll never get married again pretty much right after I got divorced and then I’ve never talked about it since.”


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