George Clooney Joins Celebrities Who've Been Arrested for Protesting (PHOTOS)
George Clooney was arrested during his protest in Washington D.C. in front of the Sudanese Embassy. Clooney was protesting the violence committed by the government of Sudan on its own innocent men, women and children. The 50-year-old activist, his father Nick Clooney as well as a dozen others were also cuffed.
"He was demanding they allow humanitarian aid into the country before it becomes the largest humanitarian crisis in the world," his rep told Celebuzz.
Clooney isn't the only star in Hollywood willing to stand up for what he believes in. Click through the gallery to see more celebrities who've been arrested for protesting.
Earlier this week, Clooney talked to the Today show’s Ann Curry about his recent trip to the volatile border region between Sudan and South Sudan and opened up about the loss of innocent life from aerial attacks. Watch the clip below: