Don’t have any worry: There’s loads of George Clooney to go round.
Meryl Streep launched Amal Clooney through the on-line ceremony for the CPJ Worldwide Press Freedom Awards on Thursday, Nov. 19. Amal, whose work as a human-rights legal professional and activist has earned her this 12 months’s Gwen Ifill Press Freedom Award, joked about her well-known husband as she thanked Meryl for the sort phrases.
“You might be an inspiration as a lady, as an artist, as a press-freedom advocate,” Amal informed Meryl in her digital acceptance speech. “I do know I am unable to ever hope to win the variety of awards that you’ve got gained, but it surely does happen to me that we now have one thing particular in frequent, which is that we have each been married to my husband. And truthfully, the truth that you probably did it as Mr. and Mrs. Improbable Fox simply makes that a lot much less awkward.”
Certainly, George, 59, and Meryl, 71, have not appeared collectively in lots of initiatives. However they did each voice the married foxes in Improbable Mr. Fox, the Oscar-nominated 2009 stop-motion adaptation of Roald Dahl‘s novel.