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George Clooney to marry in Venice

Jun 9 2014, 3:26am CDT | by

George Clooney is planning to marry in Venice. The 'Monuments Men' actor and human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin - who got engaged in April - are to tie the knot in Italy in September and decided...

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George Clooney to marry in Venice

Jun 9 2014, 3:26am CDT | by

George Clooney is planning to marry in Venice.

The 'Monuments Men' actor and human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin - who got engaged in April - are to tie the knot in Italy in September and decided against holding their wedding at his Lake Como estate because they felt it wasn't private enough.

A source told the New York Post newspaper's Page Six column: "George and Amal want to be married in Italy, but they need a location that offers them and their guests privacy."

George - who also didn't want to inconvenience his Lake Como neighbors with the attention his wedding would bring - and Amal were seen dining in Venice a few weeks ago after touring wedding venues and are said to be planning to marry at a palace in the city.

The pair visited Venetian restaurant Da Ivo along with the 53-year-old actor's bodyguard and his girlfriend, and they enjoyed a feast of sautéed shellfish, smoked tuna, mussel soup, crayfish and artichoke risotto and charcoal-grilled seabass accompanied by Prosecco and white wine.

The next morning, they flew out of Venice airport by helicopter.

It was recently claimed the couple had been considering marrying at Highclere Castle - the Hampshire estate where 'Downton Abbey' is filmed - but had a change of heart after Amal learned British ex-glamour model Katie Price had tied the knot there with first husband Peter Andre in 2005.

A source said: "Amal doesn't really know that much about celebrity.

"But she is well aware who Katie Price is and didn't want her big day to be in any way associated with that kind of media circus.

"So they've gone back to the drawing board and are looking at other places."

 
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Jake Gyllenhaal's next film "The Man Who Made It Snow"

Nov 3 2014 6:48pm CST | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

Jake G will be reteaming with "Southpaw" director Antoine Fuqua for this drama "The Man Who Made It Snow". This plot will be based on a true story of Max Mermelstein, a Jewish hotel engineer, who transforms a small mom and pop drug organization into a billion-dollar enterprise known as the Medellin Cartel.Michael Kingston and Brett Tabor are penning the script. This will be anoth ...
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2 weeks ago

In A Remote Corner Of Sudan, An American Takes His Stand

Nov 3 2014 12:59pm CST | Source: WNYC Music

American Ryan Boyette knows there are many crises that compete for world's attention, but he's determined not to let a conflict in his adopted home of Sudan go unnoticed. The young Florida man moved to the Nuba Mountains, a remote part of Sudan, in 2003, to join the Evangelical Christian aid group, Samaritan's Purse. "I think that day was around 110 degrees," he says, joking that he wa ...
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2 weeks ago

Funeral Held For Legendary Fashion Designer Oscar De La Renta

Nov 3 2014 10:15am CST | Source: CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Luminaries of the fashion and entertainment worlds were attending a private funeral Monday for legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta. Actor Hugh Jackman, newswomen Barbara Walters and Diane Sawyer (with husband Mike Nichols), and designers Diane von Furstenberg and Tommy Hilfiger were seen entering the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola on Park Avenue on the Upper East Side, along with Vogue editor ...
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Salma Hayek in Gucci at the LACMA gala: beautiful or awkward?

Nov 3 2014 6:10am CST | Source: Celebitchy.com

Here are some fashion photos from the 2014 LACMA Art + Film Gala honoring Barbara Kruger and Quentin Tarantino. Considering Salma Hayek’s husband Francois-Henri Pinault is some huge deal and he partially owns Gucci, that means Salma gets first choice of all of the possible Gucci looks at the Gucci-sponsored event. I think she chose wisely, because her Gucci was possibly my favorite of the evening. Salma looks amazing in white, and th ...
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Jodie Foster Keeps Herself Occupied in the West Village

Nov 1 2014 8:00pm CDT | Source: Just Jared

Jodie Foster checks messages on her phone while doing some shopping on Thursday (October 30) in New York City’s West Village. It was recently announced that the 51-year-old actress sold her home in Hollywood Hills for just under $5 million. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jodie Foster Jodie is scheduled to start directing George Clooney soon in the upcoming movie Money Monster, w ...
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Ellen DeGeneres dresses as Amal Alamuddin for Halloween

Nov 1 2014 4:19am CDT | Source: I4U News: Celebrities

Ellen always has something to show for the occasion that is Halloween. She has dressed as Nicki Minaj and Sofia Vergara in the past. Today she showed up as George Cloon ...
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17 Creepy Television Characters (#14 is NOT Invited to Dinner!)

Oct 31 2014 2:33pm CDT | Source: The Hollywood Gossip

There are many entertaining ways to celebrate Halloween. Some folks drink. Some dress their children up like skunks. Others pretend as if they're married to George Clooney. At The Hollywood Gossip, however, we watch a lot of television and, therefore, we've decided to pay tribute to this frightful annual occasion by focusing our scary efforts on the small screen. 17 Creepiest TV Characters Ever 1. Dandy Mott - American Horror Story: Freak Show Dandy would ...
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Ellen DeGeneres Scares Scandal Star With Epic Halloween Prank — WATCH VIDEO!

Oct 31 2014 12:48pm CDT | Source: Gossip Cop

(Warner Bros.) Ellen DeGeneres had “Scandal” actor Guillermo Díaz scare his co-star Katie Lowes when she least expected it during Friday’s Halloween show. Lowes thought she had outsmarted the daytime host after she caught a man sneaking up behind her in the middle of her interview, but DeGeneres had one more trick up her sleeve. VIDEO BELOW DeGeneres, dressed as George Clooney’s new wife Amal, set the mood by asking Lowes to discuss her horror film ...
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3 weeks ago

The Good Morning America Crew Went All Out For Halloween This Year

Oct 31 2014 12:29pm CDT | Source: PopSugar

The Good Morning America crew got into the Halloween spirit on Friday, dressing up as characters and real people who made headlines around the world over the past 12 months. George Stephanopoulos and his wife, Alexandra Wentworth, dressed up as George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin (which is apparently a popular look this year) while his cohost, Robin Roberts, went for an Elsa ensemble from Frozen. Meanwhile, Amy Robach donned a sinister M ...
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