George and Amal Clooney attend the premiere of The Tender Bar in LA

George Clooney looks classically handsome as he holds wife Amal close at the star studded premiere of his new film The Tender Bar in LA

George Clooney flashed his classically good looks while attending the premiere of his new directorial project, The Tender Bar, in Los Angeles on Sunday.  

And naturally the 60-year-old A-lister was seen with his stunning wife of seven years, Amal Clooney, 43, on his arm who looked a vision in a dress with midriff cutouts. 

Also in attendance at the very star studded event were the film’s stars including Ben Affleck, Lily Rabe, Tye Sheridan and Christopher Lloyd, with other big names coming out to see a special viewing of the Amazon Studios picture. 

Big night: The Hollywood heartthrob attended the premiere of his latest directorial project, The Tender Bar, at the Director’s Guild in LA alongside wife Amal Clooney

A suit-clad Clooney was seen leading the charge at the event which was held at the Director’s Guild of America in Hollywood. 

He was seen posing alongside Amal who looked beautiful in a black and white gown that exposed a hint of her legs, which she paired with elegant crystal adorned heels and a clutch purse. 

The couple — who share four-year-old twins Ella and Alexander — looked as close as ever as the wrapped their arms around each other and at one point he beamed at her with pride. 

I got you: Clooney, 60, was seen wrapping his arm around Amal, 43, on the red carpet 


Stylish pair: The A-list couple wore they red carpet best which included a dress with midriff cutouts 

Beaming: The two-time Academy Award winner beamed at his stunning bride with joy as they walked the step and repeat 

Sweet moment: At one point the Ocean’s Eleven star was seen grabbing onto Amal’s hand 

Power couple: Though Clooney continues to be a leading name in Hollywood, Amal stands on her own as a high profile barrister proving to have both beauty and brains 

Profile shot: The Lebanese and British stunner flashed some stunning diamond drop earrings 

After some pictures with his real-life leading lady, Clooney let loose while walking the step and repeat with good buddy and film star Ben Affleck. 

The life-long friends could not contain their elation at the event as they laughed uncontrollably before continuing to show off their goofy side with the full cast.

The coming of age drama tells the story of a Long Island boy named J.R. (Ready Player One’s Tye Sheridan) who seeks out father figures at his uncle Charlie’s (Affleck) bar.  

Dapper duo: Clooney (left) was seen buddying up to Affleck (right) who stars in the Amazon film


Collaborators: In the movie Affleck plays the uncle of the protagonist, a character named, J.R. who owns a bar in Long Island 

Flying solo: Despite his very high profile romance with Jennifer Lopez, Affleck appeared without her at the event


Sharing a laugh: The powerhouses could not contain their laughter and energy at the premiere 

Leading cast: (From left to right)Affleck, Tye Sheridan, Rabe, Daniel Ranieri and Lloyd pictured

A his mother (played by Lily Rabe) struggles to provide him with opportunities while they continue to reside with her father (played by Christopher Lloyd), J.R. decides to take hold of his future and pursue romantic and professional dreams.

The film is based on J.R. Moehringer’s bestselling memoir of the same name and the screenplay was written by William Monahan, who penned The Departed. 

Rounding out the ensemble cast are Max Casella, Sondra James, Max Martini, Michael Braun, Matthew Delamater, Rhenzy Feliz, Ivan Leung, Briana Middleton and newcomer Daniel Ranieri.  


Expecting! Lily Rabe cradled her baby bump as it was revealed she is expecting her third child

Parents of three: Hamish Linklater and Rabe have been partners since 2013 and most recently welcomed their second child in June 2020


Stars: Tye Sheridan (left) play’s the coming of age film’s lead, a boy named J.R. while Lloyd (right) plays his grandfather 

Couple: The Back To The Future vet appeared alongside his wife Lisa Loiacono, a real estate agent 

Dad mode: Affleck was seen holding up ensemble cast member Ranieri on the carpet 

Action shot: Ranieri was in the best of company alongside Clooney and Affleck who had a little fun 

The boys: (left to right) Affleck, Sheridan, Ranieri, Clooney 

The men: (left to right) Affleck, Sheridan, Ranieri, Clooney and Lloyd — the principle male cast were pictured 


Pictured: Khloe Kardashian’s BFF Malika Haqq (left) was seen at the premiere alongside Jade Pettyjohn (right)

Ensemble cast: Rhenzy Feliz of the ensemble cast was pictured 


Other guests: Others who showed up to see the film included TV personality Sibley Scoles (left) and CMO of Prime Video and Amazon Studios, Ukonwa Ojo (right)

Producing partner: Clooney’s producing partner Grant Heslov pictured with his wife Lysa 

Present: Tony Award winner Ben Vereen showed up to the event 

Rabe, 39, appeared at the event with partner Hamish Linklater, where she was seen cradling her baby bump, as just one week ago it was confirmed that the couple of eight years are expecting their third child together.

Lloyd, 82, of Back To The Future fame also was in good spirits at the event as he donned a suit while holding his wife Lisa, a real estate agent, close.  

Tye, 24, looked handsome in a blue suit for his big debut, and was seen sandwiched in between Affleck and Clooney, alongside newcomer Ranieri, who was hoisted up into the air by a playful Affleck. 

Million dollar smile: The silver fox flashed his pearly whites and wedding ring 

Inside: Once inside the premiere event he proved to only have eyes for Amal 

Packed house: The highly anticipated film is set for limited release in NYC and LA on December 17

Multi-tasking: As he continued to do press for the movie he made sure his wife was right beside him 

Animated: And at one point Kentucky born superstar was seen mingling with many adoring industry colleagues 

Others in attendance included Clooney’s co-producing partner Grant Heslov, CMO of Prime Video and Amazon Studios, Ukonwa Ojo, actress Jade Pettyjohn (Little Fires Everywhere), Tony Award winner Ben Vereen and Khloe Kardashian’s BFF Malika Haqq. 

The movie is set for limited theatre release in Los Angeles and New York on December 17, before it will open nationwide on December 22. 

Afterwards it will be available for global streaming on Amazon Prime Video, January 7.

Earlier: Clooney was seen leaving the Sunset Towers hotel ahead of the event 


Show time: He hopped from the hotel to the DGA for the The Tender Bar premiere with what looked to be a slew of wardrobe options in hand 

Addressing the crowd: Taking to the stage, director George addressed the audience 


Beaming: The A-lister beamed as he spoke into the microphone 

Cast: The Tender Bar cast posed for snaps together

Crew: The creative minds behind the film beamed for photographers (Pictured: Ted Hope, Amal and George Clooney and Vanessa Hope)

Chatting away: Putting on an animated display, Clooney could barely stop smiling as he spoke into the mic

Old friends: Clooney wrapped his arm around Christopher Lloyd

Sharing a joke: Matthew Delamater shared a joke with Tye Sheridan, Jackson Browne and Clooney

Afterparty: Clooney stood in front of instruments at the screening’s afterparty 

Drink in hand: Clooney held a drink in his left hand while chatting to attendees 

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