Entertainment George Clooney: Teaching my kids Italian was a terrible mistake
1960s legend Soho George is still strutting his stuff at 80 - we meet the real man behind the dapper suits
You'll see him wearing stunning suits around Soho, but there's much more to the man than meets the eyeGeorge Skeggs, AKA Soho George, is still right here after 60 years. At 80 years old the great grandfather is still out and about at the local cafes and bars decked out in his signature blue/grey checked suit, Bolero style hat and bowling shoes and just about everyone who passes by stops to congratulate him on his appearance.
George Clooney says teaching his children Italian was a "terrible mistake."
The 61-year-old actor is father to five-year-old twins Alexander and Ella with his wife Amal, 44, and joked that teaching them to speak a language he can't communicate in himself has left him open to "harm" because he doesn't understand what they are saying.
He said: "We've made a terrible mistake. We taught them Italian. But we don't speak Italian so we've armed them with a language they can harm us with. And we both don't really know what they're saying. I'm from Kentucky, English is my second language!"
George and Amal Clooney loved up at Ticket To Paradise premiere with Julia Roberts
Meanwhile, the Oscar-winning star went on to reveal that while his son's "favourite" superhero is Batman, he is not fazed by the fact that his father took on the role in the 1997 movie 'Batman and Robin' as he reminds him that he is "no longer" the DC Comics icon, having been succeeded by the likes of Christian Bale and Robert Pattinson.
Speaking on 'CBS Mornings with Gayle King', he said: "I go, 'you know, I was Batman,' and he goes, 'yeah, but not anymore'. If only he knew how true that was!"
George and Amal celebrated eight years of marriage on Wednesday (28.09.22) and the 'Tomorrowland' actor also explained that the "secret" to their successful marriage was "love" as he revealed that tey have never had an argument.''
He said: "It does start with love. That’s sort of the whole secret to it. It’s just been easy. Like the easiest thing we have done in our lives thus far. We've never had an argument."
George Clooney tells how his meeting with Amal took place: "We were standing all night to speak" .
this Tuesday, October 18, George Clooney was the guest of Drew Barrymore in his show. The film star notably expressed his meeting with his wife Amal. He told in detail how… © Bestimage George and Amal Clooney since 2013, George and Amal Clooney spin perfect love. After married in 2014, The couple welcomed twins in 2017 , named Ella and Alexander.