'It's not true': George Clooney denies he has split from girlfriend of just over one year Stacy Keibler
08:11 GMT, 12 September 2012
It was claimed today that George Clooney had split from his girlfriend of just over one year, Stacy Keibler.
But the actor's rep has now denied a story run by British newspaper The Sun, which alleged that the Hollywood star had ended his romance with the stunning former WWE wrestler.
'A story published by a London tabloid, The Sun, concerning George Clooney and Stacy Keibler is not true. Total fabrication designed to sell newspapers,' the actor's PR representative Stan Rosenfield told the Mail Online.
Not true: Representation for George Clooney have denied that the actor has split from his girlfriend of over one year Stacy Keibler
In the story, The Sun claimed that the
pair had ended their romance and were set to release a statement any
day now regarding the split.
They alleged that Stacy, 32, had told friends that her relationship with the 51-year-old actor was over due to his unwillingness to commit.
According to the publication, George had apparently told the stunning WWE wrestler that he wanted to be on his own again.
'She said George wants to be on his own again and has no intention of getting married,' a source was alleged to have told The Sun.
Romantic: The new split claims came after Stacy and George have been enjoying a romantic holiday in Lake Como Italy for most of the summer
'Stacy hoped they would be together long-term. It was a big breakthrough to spend time with his parents. But over the last few weeks George has pulled away from her.'
The new report came as the couple recently returned from Lake Como Villa in Italy, where George often travels to with girlfriends.
The actor first took Stacy there in June, and the pair have barely left the idyllic spot ever since.
Favourite spot: The pair were staying at George's villa, where he has taken several girlfriends in the past
During their sojourn they also caught up with numerous friends, as well as George's parents Nina and Nick.
on the 25th of July, George and Stacy were spotted having lunch with
both his parents and her own parents, Patricia and Gary.
couple first started dating in August 2011, a month after he split from
his long-term girlfriend, Italian model and actress Elisabetta Canalis,
Family reunion: During their trips to Italy, both Stacy and George's families met one another
According to U.S. reports at the time, the Ocean's Thirteen actor had been quietly dating the statuesque blonde for some time, after having known her for several years.
One insider told American magazine Us Weekly at the time: 'It's more than just a fling. They're basically exclusive at this point. They like each other's sense of humour.
'Obviously they're both physically attracted to one another.'
Clooney split from Canalis in July 2011 after she had dropped hints in interviews that she was keen to marry and have children.
The Ex-Files: Before dating Stacy George was in a relationship with Elisabetta Canalis for two years. The actor was also married to New York actress Talia Balsam for four years between 1989 before divorcing in 1993
At the time they released a joint statement confirming the end of their two-year relationship, saying: 'We are not together anymore…It's very difficult and very personal and we hope everyone can respect our privacy.'
George was married to New York actress Talia Balsam for four years between 1989 before divorcing in 1993.
Talia currently plays Mona Sterling on hit U.S. show Mad Men, playing the ex-wife of her real-life husband John Slattery, who plays ad man Roger Sterling. The couple have been married since 1998 and have one child together.
In an interview in early 2011 with Piers Morgan, George said he had no plans to marry again.
He said: 'I hate to blow your whole news story, but I was married,' George said in the interview on CNN's Piers Morgan Tonight.
Glowing: Stacy appeared
in good spirits as she was seen eyeing up the Vera Wang trends for her
Spring 2013 collection at New York Fashion Week today
It came after he was asked by his father Nick (who appeared alongside the actor) about considering marriage.
He added: 'Yeah, so I’ve proven how good I was at it, and I just. … I’m allowed one.'
Meanwhile, today Stacy was glowing from head-to-toe as she was seen eyeing up the Vera Wang trends for her Spring 2013 collection at New York Fashion Week, taking place at the Lincoln Center in Manhattan.
The 5ft 11in blonde displayed statuesque frame and long sunkissed legs which were on display in a sleeveless monochrome mini dress.
Bare-legged Stacy completed the outfit with black heels and a matching clutch, while wearing her blonde hair in an up-do with a sweeping fringe to soften the lack of mane around her shoulders.
Leggy: The 5ft 11in blonde displayed statuesque
frame and long sunkissed legs which were on display in a sleeveless
monochrome mini dress