George Clooney is an American actor who also produces, writes, and directs. He is known for many roles, including early television parts on The Facts of Life, Roseanne, Sisters, and ER, as well as movies such as the Oceans franchise. Clooney has won two Academy Awards and three Golden Globe Awards for his work, having been nominated in a wide variety of categories over the years. The actor has been in dozens of movies since his television days, tackling projects such as Batman & Robin, The Descendants, Gravity, Syriana, and Argo. The actor is passionate about his humanitarian work and political activism. He married international human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin in 2014.