The pair met while Clooney was filming The Peacemaker in Paris in 1996 and the French law student followed him to L.A. where they continued to date until 1999. In an interview with Esquire, Clooney blamed their breakup on his fear of intimacy. “I was in a three-year relationship with this girl, Celine, who I really adored. A great girl. The truth is, it just became tougher and tougher for us to make it,” he admitted in January 2007.
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