George Clooney discusses his 2018 motorcycle accident

‘I was waiting for my switch to turn off’: George Clooney recalls how he thought his terrifying motorbike crash in 2018 was the ‘last minute of my life

  • 在 2018, the 60-year old actor was taken to hospital after he was hit by a car in Sardinia, while filming Catch 22
  • The crash happened when a Mercedes turned in front of him and George was thrown from the bike, slamming into the windscreen
  • The Ocean’s Eleven star said he was ‘waiting for my switch to turn offand reflected on the moment he thought ‘was the last minute of my life
  • While George was on the ground, he realised a crowd was gathering and people were filming him on their phones
  • George Clooney has said he was ‘waiting for my switch to turn offafter he was in a motorcycle crash that could have killed him.

    说话 星期日泰晤士报 in a new interview, the Hollywood icon reflected on the moment he thought was the ‘last minute of my lifeas well as turning 60.

    早在 2018, George was taken to hospital after he was hit by a car in Sardinia, while he was on the Italian island filming Catch 22, a TV adaptation of Joseph Heller’s book of the same name.

    对外开放: 'I was waiting for my switch to turn off': George Clooney discussed his 2018 motorcycle accident in a new interview

    对外开放: ‘I was waiting for my switch to turn off’: George Clooney discussed his 2018 motorcycle accident in a new interview

    The crash happened when a Mercedes turned in front of him and Clooney was thrown from the bike, slamming into the windscreen.

    The driver called Italian carabinieri, who sent the municipal police, an ambulance and the fire departmentand while George was on the ground, he realised a crowd was gathering and people were filming him on their phones.

    Recalling the accident, 乔治说: ‘I was waiting for my switch to turn off. I’m fine now.

    ‘If you’re in the public eye, what you realise when you’re on the ground thinking it’s the last minute of your life is that, for some people, it’s just going to be entertainment for their Facebook page.

    考验: 在 2018, while filming for Catch 22 on the Italian island of Sardinia, the 60-year-old actor was rushed to hospital after a Mercedes turned in front of him (如图所示 2012)

    考验: 在 2018, while filming for Catch 22 on the Italian island of Sardinia, the 60-year-old actor was rushed to hospital after a Mercedes turned in front of him (如图所示 2012)








    乔治, who also ventured into the world of filmmaking throughout his 43-year career, admitted he is a ‘pretty positive guybut that moment told him he was there ‘for their entertainment.

    早在五月, the Ocean’s Eleven star marked a milestone birthdayhis 60thwith his wife-of-seven-years, Amal.

    ‘Turning 60 is a bummer. But it’s that or dead,’ 他说.

    支持: 早在五月, the Ocean's Eleven star marked a milestone birthday - his 60th - with his wife-of-seven-years, Amal (图中的那对 2019)

    支持: 早在五月, the Ocean’s Eleven star marked a milestone birthdayhis 60thwith his wife-of-seven-years, Amal (图中的那对 2019)








    The Academy Award winner also recalled how he told barrister Amal ‘knock on wood, I’m healthy.

    He is also partial to a game of basketball with the ‘younger gang’, but George is already thinking ahead to his 80th.

    He described the next 20 years as ‘halcyon’, concluding the tell-all interview by expressing his desire to celebrate that.

    期待: The Academy Award winner described the next 20 years as 'halcyon', concluding the tell-all interview by expressing his desire to celebrate that (图为 2019)

    期待: The Academy Award winner described the next 20 years as ‘halcyon’, concluding the tell-all interview by expressing his desire to celebrate that (图为 2019)

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