Sam is an actor, director and screenwriter who won the 2011 Sundance Film Festival Waldo Salt screenwriting award for his directorial debut in Another Happy Day.PHOTOS: Hollywood’s Power Couples Well, guys have been doing it for years – so why not the ladies?According to reports, the 60-year-old star is dating Ben Emmerson, a British barrister who has worked with Amal in the past.."Ellen met him at George and Amal's wedding and they totally hit it off.They added that George and Amal are extremely supportive of the new match, and "love them together".
Ellen Barkin has George and Amal Clooney to thank – as the actress is said to have met her new boyfriend at the couple's wedding last September.
After graduating from Hunter College majoring in history and drama, she decided to start her career as an actress.
She made her debut from the movie “Up in Smoke.” She did not get a chance to prove herself for one decade.
At one point, Barkin wanted to teach ancient history.
She continued her acting education at New York City's Actors Studio.