Nothing on this planet was a bigger surprise than George Clooney proposing to Amal Alamuddin, a London-based lawyer who, despite her incredible beauty, is a far cry from the models and actresses he used to date. Well, get ready for a bigger surprise — the way he proposed was SUPER traditional and romantic!
News broke on April 26 that the ring that Amal Alamuddin, 36, was wearing on their date to LA’s Nobu restaurant on April 24 was, in fact, an engagement ring from George Clooney, 52, and that the man who said he’d never marry again is taking another crack at it! The couple are notoriously private and have yet to confirm the engagement with personal statements, but it has been confirmed by sources close to the couple and even by George Clooney’s mother! But how did he propose? Read on to find out! It was super romantic.
George Clooney Proposed To Amal Alamuddin Over A Home-Cooked Meal
“George cooked a meal himself for Amal at home on April 22, then he surprised her by getting down on bended knee and presenting her with the ring,” a source told Page Six. George Clooney on bended knee after a home-cooked meal! Could you just die? “He was so happy she accepted, he was calling friends with the news later that night,” the source continued.
Furthermore, the two are also planning on heading down the aisle really soon.
George Clooney & Amal Alamuddin To Marry In September
“It’s only four months away but they want to get married at the end of the summer, in early September, before Amal returns to work,” Page Six‘s insider revealed. Hmm, what’s the hurry? Are there any buns in any ovens…?
However, it likely won’t be happening at George’s estate in Lake Como, Italy, as many have speculated. “Lake Como would be a beautiful wedding location, but it may not give them any privacy. It is very easy for the public and paparazzi to see into the property.”
What do you think about George’s romantic proposal, HollywoodLifers? And where do you think they’ll tie the knot? Let us know!
— Amanda Mitchell