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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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The Emmys are on Monday and it’s always a good show, right? It’s not as loose as the Globes, but the TV stars aren’t hidden in the back for that long, sheepish walk up to the podium. For one night, they are all George Clooney. To create some buzz, the Television Academy rele. ...
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Meet Tala Alamuddin, George Clooney’s Pippa-esque future sister-in-law

Aug 19 2014 6:15am CDT | Source: Celebitchy.com

Meet Amal Alamuddin’s sister, Tala Alamuddin. Tala was photographed several times over the past few days in London, which is where she calls home (apparently) just like her sister. Tala is Amal’s only sister, and they have two half-brothers, Samer and Ziad. I can see the physical resemblance between the two sisters and personally, I think they have the same cheesy kind of street style. LOOK AT HER BAG. Look at her shoes!! Anyway, we’ve heard ...
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When it comes to talking about getting down, some stars are a little more candid than others - we're looking at you, Armie Hammer - which is why it can be pretty shocking when otherwise private celebs like Beyoncé, George Clooney, or Gwyneth Paltrow open up about their sex lives. Recently, Russell Brand spoke out about his sex life with ex-wife Katy Perry during a stand-up gig, saying, "I'd be having sex thinking, 'Think of any ...
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Designer Sketches Of Amal Alamuddin's Dream Wedding Dress

Aug 14 2014 3:39pm CDT | Source: E! Online

Everyone—and we do mean everyone—is eager to see what dress Amal Alamuddin will wear next month when she weds George Clooney. Including, of course, some of ...
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Why Justin Bieber Has to Take an Anger-Management Class, Plus More Celeb News

Aug 13 2014 8:48am CDT | Source: OKMagazine.com

Rise and shine, pop culture fans! Rub your eyes, get to stretchin’, and pour yourself a hot cup of coffee because it’s time to start your day off right with a little OK! Wake Up Call. It’s better than the blaring ring from your alarm clock, right? Here are some things to know today: Here’s another mini Mean Girls reunion for you to totally obsess over. So. Fetch. (People) You have to see this cute picture of Holly Madison’s adorable daughter Rainbow. (Us Wee ...
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George Clooney fiancé, Amal Alamuddin, comments on Gaza Situation

Aug 12 2014 9:09am CDT | Source: I4U News: Celebrities

Amal Alamuddin, fiancé of George Clooney, was originally quite flabbergasted by the atrocities taking place in Gaza between Israel and the Palestinians.  So much so th ...
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Amal Alamuddin will not take part in a UN observation team being sent to Gaza

Aug 12 2014 8:00am CDT | Source: Celebitchy.com

I’ve been reticent to cover anything regarding the confluence of Hollywood and the Israel/Palestine conflict. Part of it is that I genuinely don’t like wading too far into the politics of Israel and part of it is that nothing is going to be solved by everybody yelling at each other on a blog. I did read an interesting piece in THR a few weeks ago, about a new generation of Hollywood actors and celebrities who are more willing to question Israel’s poli ...
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1 week ago

Amal Alamuddin Explains Why She Will Not Serve on the UN's Gaza Human Rights Commission

Aug 11 2014 3:40pm CDT | Source: E Online

Despite reports to the contrary, Amal Alamuddin will not be serving on the United Nations' Gaza Human Rights Commission. George Clooney's fiancé released the following... ...
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