The Oscar-winning actor and filmmaker mentioned he purchased a Flowbee system to present himself haircuts
George Clooney is rather like us, possibly. The star mentioned he does his personal haircuts with a tool famously touted in infomercials.
In an interview on CBS Sunday Morning, the Oscar-winning actor and filmmaker mentioned he’s been slicing his personal hair for greater than twenty years.
“My hair is basically like straw,” Clooney mentioned of his thick, salt-and-pepper thatch.
“So it’s simple to chop, can’t actually make too many errors. So years in the past, I purchased a factor known as a Flowbee,” which he mentioned was a part of his childhood grooming.
“You didn’t,” mentioned skeptical interviewer Tracy Smith.
“The factor with the vacuum cleaner and clippers, yeah. I nonetheless have it,” Clooney replied.
“My haircuts take, actually, two minutes. Flowbee gross sales surged when the coronavirus pandemic restricted entry to salon and barber outlets in some areas,” Fortune journal reported in late March.
However as Clooney instructed CBS Information correspondent Smith, he’s been slicing his hair for 25 years and depends on the Flowbee.
The product’s Texas-based maker didn’t instantly reply Sunday to a request for remark.
The system, first marketed within the late Eighties, has grow to be entrenched in well-liked tradition: It was spoofed within the film Wayne’s World” and served as a punchline in TV’s Glee” and The Nanny.
Stan Rosenfield, Clooney’s longtime publicist, mentioned Sunday he didn’t know if Clooney tends his personal hair. Though the actor is famed for pranking his co-stars, Rosenfield mentioned it appeared unlikely this was one in all his sensible jokes.