George Clooney has called on his Hollywood friends including RENEE ZELLWEGER to help drum up financial support for his father's Democratic election campaign.

The INTOLERABLE CRUELTY star has rallied round showbiz pals such as KEVIN SPACEY, Adrien Brody and MATT LeBLANC to help elicit financial assistance for Nick Clooney's campaign to represent the Democrats in his home state of Kentucky.

Other pals of the popular Clooney who have helped raise more than $180,000 (GBP100,000) worth of contributions include Kevin Costner, DANNY DeVITO, PAUL NEWMAN, Michael Douglas and Bette Midler.

31/05/2004 17:01