George Clooney gave his wife, Amal, a sweet cry in VarietyThe Power of Women: Event in Los Angeles, just showing up!
The Oscar-winning actor was present to introduce Emma Gonzalez, a young activist who survived the shooting of Stoneman Douglas High School in 2018, and knew that when it comes to this type of event, she is his wife, the rights attorney. human, who has the impressive curriculum.
"Hi, I'm George, I'm Amal Clooney's husband," he said on stage, when the ballroom erupted in shouts and a round of applause, according to an eyewitness to ET. the The world of tomorrow The star attended the event alone, as Amal was in Philadelphia at the Pennsylvania Conference for Women 2018, where she gave the opening speech of the event.
And despite its modest introduction in VarietyIn the event, presented by Lifetime and sponsored by Audi and Moroccan Oil, ET's eyewitness says that George seemed to be a popular product, with the room eager to get images of the star as soon as he took the stage.
Gonzalez, who was honored for her work on the reform of gun control with March for Our Lives, moved the audience to tears during her emotional speech, says our eyewitness. Tiffany Haddish (The Unusual Suspects Theater Company), Regina King (I Have A Dream Foundation), Natalie Portman (Time & # 39; Up) and Lena Waithe (The Trevor Project) were also honored.
"The women I'm standing with really remind you that you're doing something right, but I'm humbled by all of that," Waithe told ET on the red carpet of the event. "[I’m] truly grateful. "
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