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George Clooney's fiancee thought proposal was a prank

George Clooney's fiancee thought proposal was a prank

May 7 2014, 12:20am CDT | by

George Clooney's fiancee thought his proposal was a joke. The 'Monuments Men' actor - who is known for his love of pranks - asked lawyer Amal Alamuddin to be his wife over dinner at his house last...

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George Clooney's fiancee thought proposal was a prank

May 7 2014, 12:20am CDT | by

George Clooney's fiancee thought his proposal was a joke.

The 'Monuments Men' actor - who is known for his love of pranks - asked lawyer Amal Alamuddin to be his wife over dinner at his house last month, but he had to pop the question twice as she initially didn't believe he was serious.

A source said: "George has been blown away by her passion, her brains, and sheer force of will.

"Frankly, he's been worried that someone else would snap her up if he didn't act, so he produced the ring and. much to his relief, she said yes.

"But he did have to ask her twice! Amal thought he was pranking her at first. Happy isn't a strong enough word to describe them right now."

The couple are said to be planning an intimate wedding in Italy this summer, with just a select few guests invited to the nuptials.

A source said: "The important people will be there, but this is private, not for public consumption, so it will be friends and family only.

"It was a long time coming, but when George commits to something he really sees it through. Amal is the one."

The 53-year-old hunk has resigned from his United Nations (UN) role as a messenger for peace, and friends say that is because he intends to team up with Amal, a human rights lawyer, for a new project.

A source told Grazia magazine: "He's hitching his wagon to Amal's so he wants a clean slate in every sense.

"They're not just planning to live together, they're planning to work together too. As a team they could be unbeatable."

 
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3 days ago

Amal Alamuddin Discuss Parthenon Marbles During Meeting in Athens

Oct 14 2014 5:30pm CDT | Source: Just Jared

Amal Clooney speaks with Greek Culture Minister Kostas Tassoulas during a meeting on Tuesday (October 14) in Athens, Greece. The 36-year-old lawyer and her colleague Geoffrey Robertson are on a four-day visit to meet with government officials and chat about the return of the sculptures Parthenon Marbles, also known as the Elgin Marbles. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Amal Clooney ...
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3 days ago

Simon Cowell Calls Himself the Last "Iconic Bachelor," Talks Fatherhood

Oct 14 2014 1:46pm CDT | Source: US Magazine

Simon Cowell caught up with HELLO! magazine this week, calling himself the last "iconic bachelor" after George Clooney's wedding, and discussing fatherhood -- see what he had to say!This article originally appeared on Usmagazine.com: Simon Cowell Calls Himself the Last "Iconic Bachelor," Talks Fatherh ...
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3 days ago

Terrence Howard Fakes Debt To Avoid $481,715 In Back Spousal Support

Oct 14 2014 11:08am CDT | Source: Bossip.com

Terrence Howard cooked up a diabolical plot to hide his fortune from the court and his ex-wife — at least according to the ex-wife who’s now demanding he fork over nearly half a million dollars … STAT. Michelle Ghent claims Terrence owes a fortune in back spousal support and legal costs — $481,715 and growing — and she wants the court to force him to pay. [Madamenoire] “American Horror Story” Renewed For Fifth Season After Record Break ...
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4 days ago

Good Morning, Michelle Lewin, And Other News

Oct 14 2014 8:23am CDT | Source: The Superficial

- There’s a woman with George Clooney‘s last name out there. THE END IS NIGH. [Lainey Gossip] - Iggy Azalea is attacking the paparazzi with shopping carts now. [Dlisted] - Girls With Future Lower Back Problems [theCHIVE] - Goddammit, Mariah Carey, put that shit away. [Fishwrapper] - Fuck your sentimental bullshit about life before social media. [The Frisky] - Penelope Cruz is Esquire‘s Woman of The Year. [WWTDD] - John Oliver has had enough of Big Pu ...
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4 days ago

POPSUGAR Shout Out: Channel Your Favorite Disney Duo on Halloween

Oct 14 2014 1:55am CDT | Source: PopSugar

50+ adorable Disney couples costumes - Love & Sex Signs your child suffers from low self-esteem - Moms George Clooney's $12M British island is a must see - Home Choose your own Halloween nail art adventure! - Beauty 7 small ways to save big calories this week - Fitness 28 last-minute DIY Halloween costumes - Smart Living Celebrate Halloween with these crave-worthy orange appetizers - Food 31 times you should never use ...
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4 days ago

Simon Cowell Thanks George Clooney for Making Him the "Only Iconic Bachelor Left in the Entire World"

Oct 13 2014 6:05pm CDT | Source: E! Online

Simon Cowell lost one of his fellow bachelors to marriage, but that's OK. The X Factor judge jokingly thanked newlywed George Clooney for finally t ...
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4 days ago

Simon Cowell Declares Himself Most Eligible Bachelor In The World Now That George Clooney is Married!

Oct 13 2014 5:10pm CDT | Source: GossipCenter

He loves to proclaim his own glory, and Simon Cowell has just ascribed a brand new honor unto himself. The “X Factor” hunk told Hello magazine that now that George Clooney has tied the knot with Amal Alamuddin, he’s the king of hot single men. Cowell explained, “I'm the only iconic bachelor left in the entire world - thanks for that George Clooney. I think it's a title I'll keep for a while longer if I'm honest.” ...
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5 days ago

Blake Lively reveals more baby bump photos on Preserve: adorable? (Kaiser/Cele|bitchy)

Oct 13 2014 9:40am CDT | Source: WeSmirch.com

Kaiser / Cele|bitchy: Blake Lively reveals more baby bump photos on Preserve: adorable?  —  Blake Lively's pregnancy rollout has been pretty good.  Let's be honest: if and when Amal Alamuddin gets pregnant, we will be inundated with story after story about her bump and George Cloon ...
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5 days ago

Blake Lively reveals more baby bump photos on Preserve: adorable?

Oct 13 2014 7:00am CDT | Source: Celebitchy.com

Blake Lively’s pregnancy rollout has been pretty good. Let’s be honest: if and when Amal Alamuddin gets pregnant, we will be inundated with story after story about her bump and George Clooney as a father and all of that. Compared to how wall-to-wall it could be, Blake looks almost circumspect. She announced her pregnancy on her newly launched Preserve site. She stepped out with Ryan Reynolds for one coupled-up, bumpy a ...
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5 days ago

Did Angelina Jolie disrespect the new UN ambassadors, like Emma Watson?

Oct 13 2014 6:45am CDT | Source: Celebitchy.com

Does Angelina Jolie have humanitarian coattails? I’ve always believed she does. Back in 2001, Angelina became a goodwill ambassador for the United Nations High Commission on Refugees. By the time she got that appointment, she had already made at least three overseas trips to refugee camps and had begun researching the role that would consume her for the rest of her life. Angelina always took her UN work very seriously, even when she was crit ...
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