George Clooney revealed that he can’t do a movie like Ryan Gosling and Paul Newman in The Notebook. “Because everybody knows what you look like at 30 years old. You got blue eyes, I got brown eyes… You’re too famous at 30-for me to be playing you at 30, it’s never gonna work,” the Hollywood actor said. He added, “He was like, ‘Why?’ I was looking at him and I go, ‘I guess you are right.'” George
In the 2011 film Ides of March for Clooney, who co-starred with James Garner and Robert Gosling. The film’s first incarnation was known to be to star Tom Cruise and Steven Spielberg, and was released in 1996. It was also produced by David Fincher and Peter Gosselin. Clonier said, “10 years later they made it.” Notably, there were two versions of the novel that were already being worked on.