George Clooney filmography

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George Clooney attending the premiere of The Men Who Stare at Goats at the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival

George Timothy Clooney is an American actor, voice actor, writer, producer, and director. He is one of the highest-grossing actors of all time with over $1.9 billion total box office gross and an average of $61.7 million per film.[1] He has been involved in thirteen films that grossed over $200 million at the worldwide box office.[2]

Clooney has appeared in the television series E/R (1984–85), The Facts of Life (1985–87), Roseanne (1988–91), Bodies of Evidence (1992–93) and Sisters (1993–94). Early in his career, Clooney also appeared in a number of low-budget film roles like Return to Horror High (1987), Combat Academy (1987 television movie), Return of the Killer Tomatoes (1988), Unbecoming Age (1992) and The Harvest (1993). His role as doctor Doug Ross on ER earned him Golden Globe and Emmy Award nominations.[3][4]

In the 1990s Clooney appeared in the films From Dusk till Dawn (1996), One Fine Day (1996), with Michelle Pfeiffer, The Peacemaker (1997) with Nicole Kidman, Batman & Robin (1997), and Out of Sight (1998) opposite Jennifer Lopez. The new millennium saw Clooney in the film O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000), which won him a Golden Globe Award, as well as Empire Award and Satellite Award nominations.[5][6][7] In 2001, he teamed up again with Soderbergh for the star-studded caper film Ocean's Eleven, alongside Matt Damon, Brad Pitt and many others. The film was followed by two sequels starring Clooney, Ocean's Twelve in 2004 and Ocean's Thirteen in 2007,[8][9] he has also appeared in Solaris (2002), Welcome To Collinwood (2002), Intolerable Cruelty (2003), Syriana (2005), for which he was rewarded with a Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, The Good German (2006), Michael Clayton (2007), Burn After Reading (2008), Up in the Air (2009), for the latter earning an Academy Award nomination. Clooney also directed and starred in Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002), Good Night, and Good Luck (2005), Leatherheads (2008) and The Ides of March (film) (2011).

In 2011 Clooney starred in Alexander Payne's The Descendants, earning a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama and an Academy Award nomination.[10][11] In 2013, he co-starred opposite Sandra Bullock in the space thriller Gravity, he directed, co-produced, co-wrote, and starred in The Monuments Men, originally scheduled for release in 2013, but pushed back until 2014. He next starred in Brad Bird's science fiction film Tomorrowland, released on May 22, 2015.[12]


At a ceremony for John Wells to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in January 2012
At the Paris premiere of The Ides of March in October 2011
Year Title Role Also credited as Notes
Actor Director Writer Producer
1983 Grizzly II: The Predator Ron Yes
1986 Combat Academy Cadet Major Biff Woods Yes
1987 Return to Horror High Oliver Yes
1987 Grizzly II: The Predator Unnamed role Yes Uncredited
1988 Return of the Killer Tomatoes Matt Stevens Yes
1989 Red Surf Remar Yes
1992 Unbecoming Age Mac Yes
1993 The Harvest Lip Syncing Transvestite Yes
1996 From Dusk till Dawn Seth Gecko Yes
1996 One Fine Day Jack Taylor Yes
1997 Batman & Robin Bruce Wayne / Batman Yes
1997 The Peacemaker Lt. Col. Thomas Devoe Yes
1998 The Thin Red Line Captain Charles Bosche Yes
1998 Out of Sight Jack Foley Yes
1998 Waiting for Woody Himself Yes Short
1999 Three Kings Archie Gates Yes
1999 The Book That Wrote Itself Himself Yes Cameo
1999 South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut Dr. Gouache Yes Voice
2000 The Perfect Storm Captain Billy Tyne Yes
2000 O Brother, Where Art Thou? Everett Yes
2001 Ocean's Eleven Danny Ocean Yes
2001 Spy Kids Devlin Yes Yes Executive producer
2001 Rock Star Yes Executive producer
2002 Confessions of a Dangerous Mind Jim Byrd Yes Yes
2002 Solaris Chris Kelvin Yes
2002 Welcome to Collinwood Jerzy Yes Yes
2002 Starbuck Holger Meins Yes Documentary
2002 Insomnia Yes
2002 Far from Heaven Yes
2003 Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over Devlin Yes
2003 Intolerable Cruelty Miles Massey Yes
2004 Ocean's Twelve Danny Ocean Yes
2004 Criminal Yes
2005 Good Night, and Good Luck Fred Friendly Yes Yes Yes
2005 Syriana Bob Barnes Yes Yes
2005 The Big Empty Yes
2005 The Jacket Yes
2005 Rumor Has It... Yes
2006 The Good German Jake Geismer Yes
2006 A Scanner Darkly Yes
2006 Pu-239 Yes
2007 Michael Clayton Michael Clayton Yes Yes
2007 Darfur Now Himself Yes Documentary
2007 Ocean's Thirteen Danny Ocean Yes
2007 Sand and Sorrow Narrator Yes Yes Documentary
2007 Wind Chill Yes
2008 Leatherheads Jimmy "Dodge" Connelly Yes Yes Yes Yes
2008 Burn After Reading Harry Pfarrer Yes
2009 Fantastic Mr. Fox Mr. Fox Yes Voice
2009 The Men Who Stare at Goats Lyn Cassady Yes Yes
2009 Up in the Air Ryan Bingham Yes
2009 The Informant! Yes
2009 Playground Yes
2010 The American Jack / Edward Yes Yes
2011 The Ides of March Governor Mike Morris Yes Yes Yes Yes
2011 The Descendants Matthew "Matt" King Yes
2012 Argo Yes
2013 Gravity Matthew "Matt" Kowalski Yes
2013 August: Osage County Yes
2014 The Monuments Men Frank Stokes Yes Yes Yes Yes
2014 Annie Himself Yes Cameo
2015 Tomorrowland Frank Walker Yes
2015 Our Brand Is Crisis Yes
2015 A Very Murray Christmas Himself Yes
2016 Hail, Caesar! Baird Whitlock Yes
2016 Money Monster Lee Gates Yes Yes
2017 Suburbicon Yes Yes Yes


Year Title Role Notes
1984–85 E/R Mark "Ace" Kolmar 8 episodes
1984 Riptide Lenny Colwell Episode: "Where the Girls Are"
1985 Street Hawk Kevin Stark Episode: "A Second Self"
1985 Crazy Like a Fox Skip Episode: "Suitable for Framing"
1985–87 The Facts of Life George Burnett 17 episodes
1986 Hotel Nick Miller Episode: "Recriminations"
1986 Throb Rollo Moldonaldo Episode: "My Fair Punker Lady"
1986 Combat Academy Cadet Major Biff Woods Television movie; also known as Combat High
1987 Hunter Matthew Winfield Episode: "Double Exposure"
1987 Murder, She Wrote Kip Howard Episode: "No Laughing Murder"
1987 The Golden Girls Det. Bobby Hopkins Episode: "To Catch A Neighbor"
1988–91 Roseanne Booker Brooks 11 episodes
1991 Baby Talk Joe 5 episodes
1992 Jack's Place Rick Logan Episode "Everything Old Is New Again"
1992–93 Bodies of Evidence Det. Ryan Walker 16 episodes
1993 The Building Bonnie's Fiancee Episode: "Pilot"
1993 Without Warning: Terror in the Towers Kevin Shea Television movie
1993–94 Sisters Det. James Falconer 19 episodes
1994–99, 2000, 2009 ER Dr. Doug Ross 109 episodes
1995 Friends Dr. Michael Mitchell Episode: "The One With Two Parts: Part Two"
1997 South Park Sparky the Dog (voice) Episode: "Big Gay Al's Big Gay Boat Ride"
1998 Murphy Brown Doctor #2 Episode: "Never Can Say Goodbye: Part 2"
2000 Fail Safe Colonel Jack Grady Live television production; also executive producer
2010 Hope for Haiti Now Himself Also creator, developer, executive producer and co-host
2014 Text Santa 4 George Oceans Gravity, Marquis of Hollywood[13] Downton Abbey charity sketch
2018 My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman Himself Episode: "You Be the Newsman, I'll Be Liz Taylor"
TBA Catch-22 Scheisskopf Miniseries; also executive producer and director

As producer[edit]

Year Film Notes
1999 Kilroy Also writer
2000 Fail Safe Executive producer
2003 K Street Executive producer; 10 episodes
2005 Unscripted Executive producer (10 episodes); also director (5 episodes)
2010 Hope for Haiti Now Executive producer

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "People Index." Box Office Mojo.
  2. ^ "George Clooney profile at Box Office Mojo". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved September 12, 2013. 
  3. ^ "The 53rd Annual Golden Globe Awards (1996)". Golden Globes. Retrieved September 12, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Emmy Awards 1995". Emmy Awards. Retrieved September 12, 2013. 
  5. ^ "The 58th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2001)". Golden Globes. Archived from the original on May 26, 2013. Retrieved September 12, 2013. 
  6. ^ "2000 Award Winners". Empire Awards. Retrieved September 12, 2013. 
  7. ^ "Satellite Awards". Satellite Awards. Retrieved September 12, 2013. 
  8. ^ "Ocean's Eleven Reviews, Pictures". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved September 12, 2013. 
  9. ^ "Ocean's Eleven (2001) > Summary > Domestic Total Gross". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved September 12, 2013. 
  10. ^ "The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2012)". Golden Globes. Retrieved September 12, 2013. 
  11. ^ "Nominees and Winners for the 84th Academy Awards". Academy Awards. Retrieved September 12, 2013. 
  12. ^ Breznican, Anthony (November 7, 2013). "'Star Wars: Episode VII': Release set for December 18, 2015 -- BREAKING". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved November 7, 2013. 
  13. ^ "Downton Abbey For Text Santa - Part Two". YouTube. February 2, 2015. Retrieved December 26, 2015. 

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