Knowing your audience George Clooney he introduced himself to the crowd in the Variety The Power of Women event sponsored by Audi at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills as wife of his wife on Friday, October 12. I am jorge. I am Amal ClooneyThe husband, "joked the Oscar-winning actor, adding," I can read this room. "
George, 57, has received the impressive curriculum of Amal as a lawyer and human rights advocate that had been pointed out to him before: In 2015, Golden Globe Coost Tina Fey bothered him for his AFI Lifetime Achievement Award by saying: "George Clooney married Amal Alamuddin this year, Amal is a human rights lawyer who worked on the Enron case, was an adviser to Kofi Annan on Syria and was selected to be part of a three-person commission that investigates the rules of war violations in the Gaza Strip, so tonight, her husband is receiving an award for his career. "
Amal, 40, did not attend the Variety event: was scheduled to give an opening speech at the Pennsylvania Conference for Women 2018, a commitment that also prevented her from attending Princess eugenieThe wedding on Friday.
the Suburbicon The star was present at the event to present one of the honorees of the event, Parkland, Florida, shooting survivor. Emma Gonzalez
Gonzalez made headlines in February for her emotional and viral speech following the tragedy of Valentine's Day at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, which left 17 students and staff members dead. On March 24, he remembered his fallen comrades with six minutes and 20 seconds of silence.
"For 6 minutes and 20 seconds, at the same time it took someone to bring 17 innocent lives, Emma Gonzales stood up in front of 800,000 people and forced us to listen," Clooney said. "No to his words, there is none. How could there be? She made us listen to her heart. "
George and Amal got engaged after six months of appointments in April 2014. They were married in September of that year and welcomed the twins Ella and Alexander in June 2017.
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