‘ER’ reunion: George Clooney jokes wife Amal watching ‘ER’ for the first time has been ‘a disaster for my marriage’
However according to hubby and star George Clooney, the lots of dalliances of Dr. Doug Ross have actually been fulfilled with displeasure.
“This has been a very, very disastrous thing for me because I forgot all of the terrible things I’d done as Dr. Ross,” Clooney joked throughout a cast reunion for Stars In Your house, benefiting Waterkeeper Alliance. “My wife keeps going, ‘Is that it? Are you done? Season 3 — do you finally settle down with Nurse Hathaway? It’s been a disaster for my marriage.”
The remark drew laughs — among lots of throughout the night — from the other previous “ER” stars on the virtual reunion, consisting of Julianna Marguiles, Anthony Edwards, Noah Wyle and Gloria Reuben, who assisted confine the cast for the occasion.
Clooney included that his spouse’s rewatch has actually offered him an even higher gratitude for what he and his associates produced more than 25 years earlier.
“I have to say, you know, its such great television,” he stated.
“I don’t think you could do it at the level we did it,” he stated.
“I think it was classy of [creator John Wells] not to franchise it and do ‘ER: New York’ or ‘ER: L.A,'” Wyle included.
“I don’t think you can reboot it,” she stated. “I think it’s what George said — you can’t capture lightning in a bottle twice. I think you have to leave what was so beautiful and move on. It feels like it would cheapen it for me.”
Ming-Na Wen, who played Jing-Mei Chen on the series, included: “I would love to do a reboot only to be able to hang out with this group of people.”
Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.