George Timothy Clooney (born May 6, 1961) is an American actor, film director, producer, and screenwriter. For his work as an actor, he has received three Golden Globe Awards and an Academy Award. Clooney is also noted for his political activism, and has served as one of the United Nations Messengers of Peace since January 31, 2008.
ActorGeorgeClooney and his father were arrested at a protest outside the Sudanese Embassy in Washington Friday. Clooney, his father, Nick and others, were arrested after being warned three times not to cross a police line outside the embassy.