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Before They Were Stars: George Clooney on “Murder, She Wrote”

This 1987 episode of Murder, She Wrote had a pretty goofy storyline, even by the standards of that show. Titled “No Laughing Murder”, the plot revolved around a famous comedy duo who have split up and become enemies, but they’re … Continue reading

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Before They Were Stars: George Clooney on “Sunset Beat”

I’ve posted a lot of “Before They Were Stars” clips of George Clooney on The Back Row, but this may be some of his most obscure footage. In 1990, Clooney starred in a short-lived ABC teleivision series called Sunset Beat, … Continue reading

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Before They Were Stars: 17-Year Old George Clooney as an Extra on “Centennial”

Centennial was a mini-series which aired on NBC in 1978 and covered the existence of a fictional town called Centennial, Colorado over the course of a century. It’s also notable for featuring George Clooney’s first official acting role in the … Continue reading

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Before They Were Stars: 8-Year Old George Clooney on “The Uncle Al Show”

Well, I’ve done a lot of “Before They Were Stars” features on George Clooney, but I can safely say that I’ve officially tracked down his very first appearance in front of a television camera. The Uncle Al Show was a … Continue reading

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Before They Were Stars: George Clooney is Interviewed on “The Merv Griffin Show”

This is a rather unusual one as George Clooney was hardly a major celebrity here, but he still scored himself an interview on The Merv Griffin Show in 1985. At this point, George’s biggest claim to fame was a semi-recurring … Continue reading

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Before They Were Stars: George Clooney in “Return to Horror High”

Here’s a belated Halloween-themed “Before They Were Stars” that I’ve been meaning to post for awhile. Before his epic career-making performance in Return of the Killer Tomatoes!, George Clooney made his official film debut in the 1987 slasher flick, Return … Continue reading

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Before They Were Stars (2-for-1 Special): George Clooney and Jason Alexander on “E/R”

No, that’s not a misprint. I’m sure you know George Clooney shot to stardom while working on ER, but here’s a mind-boggling coincidence for you: did you know that ten years beforehand, he starred in another medical TV show called … Continue reading

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Before They Were Stars: George Clooney in a Weird Japanese TV Commercial

After the Academy Award nominations are announced, I love to spend the week doing “Before They Were Stars” features on some of the nominees to show how far they’ve truly risen. To no one’s surprise, George Clooney has earned yet … Continue reading

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Before They Were Stars: George Clooney on “Baby Talk”

Television has produced numerous failed series which were based on movies, but few of them were a bigger trainwreck than the short-lived Baby Talk. Inspired by the popularity of the Look Who’s Talking movies, Baby Talk was a sitcom that was built around the gimmick of a baby … Continue reading

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Before They Were Stars: George Clooney in Return of the Killer Tomatoes!

Since George Clooney’s The American had the nerve to beat my beloved Machete at the box office last weekend, I’ve decided to get my revenge by posting some embarassing footage of Mr. Clooney sporting an awful eighties haircut in Return … Continue reading

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