George and Amal Clooney are celebrating more than just The Clooney Foundation's inaugural Albie Awards, the couple is marking their eighth wedding anniversary.
ET's Rachel Smith spoke to the famous pair at the awards ceremony in New York Thursday night about what makes year number eight so special.«Well, it's better than not right,» George quipped. «Since we've been married for eight years, it's really important.
We just feel lucky, and we're having a really wonderful time, and now we have two five-year-old kids running around too.»As for how they celebrated their anniversary, the couple had a little date night out in NYC.«We went to one of our favorite New York restaurants and we had a lovely dinner,» Amal shared. «Quiet dinner, we had a big event.»George, 61, and Amal, 44, tied the knot during a romantic Italian ceremony in 2014 after a whirlwind romance.
Today, the couple are parents to 5-year-old twins, Alexander and Ella, and while their twins were not in tow for the festivities, the proud parents gushed over them all the same, playfully noting the handful of languages their little ones speak, that Amal admitted she and George do not.Read more on etonline.com