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George Clooney dropped out of Northern Kentucky University to make a low-budget movie with his cousin and friend, Miguel Ferrer.
After Clooney nabbed a small role in the film, he decided to give acting a full-time shot and moved to Los Angeles the following year, according to People magazine.
Pictured: A photo of Los Angeles.
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