TV heart-throb turned movie superstar, Clooney atoned for
Batman And Robin
by embarking on a mission to work with Hollywood's hottest directors (Soderbergh, Russell, Reitman, the Coens).
His growing confidence as a producer made this inevitable, but Clooney has revealed himself to be a class act behind the camera, making intelligent liberal films like
Good Night And Good Luck
Acting Vs Directing:
To the public, he'll always be an actor first - but bear in mind, he's the only person in history to be Oscar nominated in six categories: Leading Actor, Supporting Actor, Director, Producer, Original Screenplay, Adapted Screenplay.