George Clooney's Political Career Could Be on the Horizon

Famed actor and activist may be eying a brand-new career in politics.
2:51 | 06/01/14

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Now that America's most eligible bachelor is officially off the market, is he about to make another big life change, could he become America's most eligible politician? There's word that George Clooney may be eyeing a brand-new career which may be natural for the political activist. Mara schiavocampo is here with the story. Reporter: One of many life changes for the star, he's long a part-time activist, now there's speculation that he become a full-time politician. My religion is written on a piece of paper called the constitution. Reporter: George Clooney is no stranger to politics. On screen. We'll lead the world again. Reporter: And in real life. Rumors now that the actor is ready to take on a new role, elected official. Speculation comes just weeks after Clooney's engage to a high-powered lawyer. He's got the political chops the name recognition and the connections. Reporter: He's long been an advocate for many causes. Combatting poverty in the U.S. He told ABC news in 2011 it's not something that he would want to pursue as a career. Look at my life and everybody else's life in politics. Why would I want to do that? I'm having a good time. Reporter: Not the first celebrity to run for office. Stay here. I'll be back. Reporter: Arnold schwarzenegger's won California's mansion in 2003. Sonny Bono was elected to the house of representatives in 1994. Clint Eastwood winning his mayoral race in 1986. I Ronald Reagan do solemnly swr. Reporter: And Ronald Reagan took his star power all of the way to the oval in 1980. Is this Hollywood heart throb ready to trade the big screen for the political stage? We reached out to Clooney for comment. We recently asked Angelina Jolie whether she would run for political office. She was wary. People get bored. They need new challenge and he's so politically active. I wonder if Hillary will run call him for a possible runner-up. Thanks, Mara. Coming up on "Good morning America" -- the famous face who ended up to be a wedding

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