Note that the actor's wife, 40-year-old Amal Clooney, overflowing with joy and pride for George, for the first time publicly spoke about her husband: "since coming here, I knew that George's talent will be honored by many people".
Of course, there was no greater tribute than the one given by his wife of almost four years, Amal.
George Clooney has starred in famous works like Out of Sight, Three Kings, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, the Ocean's trilogy, Michael Clayton, Up in the Air, The Descendants, Gravity and Hail, Caesar!
"I thought you couldn't have it all".
Clooney's wife Amal was also on hand and delivered a rare personal speech about their relationship.
'Everyone who knows him, even those who oppose him politically or who have quarreled with him professionally, will tell you, he has not forgotten his Kentucky manners.
After recalling how she met Clooney when she was 35 and "starting to become quite resigned to the idea that I was going to be a spinster", Amal remembered quickly feeling that "no matter what happened, I would never want to be with anyone else". "On every set I visit his crews tell me he stands up for the most vulnerable". "Five years later, none of that has changed".
The proud dad also dished on his upcoming Father's Day plans "The kids are making me a cake already and they're working on a card already", he joked. "I'm very proud of the much overdue changes I'm seeing now, and above all I want to thank everyone who came out tonight to say such handsome things.and Jimmy Kimmel. I thought if you had a successful career you couldn't have one great love and then I met Amal".