George Clooney Has A Laugh As He Prepares For ‘Farragut North’

Last night George Clooney and his girlfriend Elisabetta Canalis were spotted leaving Ago Restaurant in West Hollywood, CA. The couple was seemingly having a great time, and George even stopped to sign a few autographs for fans.

You’d never know that he’s in the midst of preparing to direct his next film, Farragut North. The film, bast on an off-Broadway play, is a political drama about campaign dirty tricks written by former Democratic political operative Beau Willimon.

Vulture hears that he plans to start shooting this February, and a cast that includes Philip Seymour Hoffman, Paul Giamatti, and possibly Chris Pine is coming together. Strong jawed Clooney and Pine on screen together! Count me in!