He explained, “The funniest thing was my mom and dad were visiting, so my parents were there.
And we just talked, we stayed up all night talking.
Ellen Barkin has George and Amal Clooney to thank – as the actress is said to have met her new boyfriend at the couple's wedding last September.
Clooney hung around the set for a good three months, where he worked as an extra and even landed a few lines.
But before the human rights lawyer helps throw the fashion party of the year, she had to celebrate her husband's 57th birthday.
According to the , the Clooneys rang in the milestone on Sunday night with an intimate dinner date at Locanda Verde, an upscale Italian restaurant in downtown Manhattan.
They were a close-knit family, with Nick Clooney making sure to carve time out of his busy schedule in Cincinnati to be home in the evenings for dinner.
At the Clooney supper table, the family often discussed current events.
Ellen Barkin and Ben Emmerson are said to have met at George Clooney's wedding On top of Ben's successful career and intelligence – he specialises in human rights law, public international law, and international crime law – Ellen is said to have been drawn by his charm.