It’s not every day that you find yourself sitting in the same restaurant as Hollywood Kings.
So it’s no wonder local diners were dumbfounded when George Clooney and his wife Amal had brunch with Julia Roberts at the Calelli Hotel in Brisbane on Saturday.
The trio is currently residing in Queensland while George and Julia shoot their new movie Ticket to Heaven.
Stars on the list: George Clooney and his wife Amal (right) were spotted chasing brunch with Julia Roberts (left) at the Calelli Hotel restaurant in Brisbane on Saturday
Pictures taken by a spectator show Amal, 43, and Julia, 54, on one side of the table while George, 60, sits across from the other, hands clasped and elbows resting on the table.
They are believed to have dined at Calile’s posh lobby bar, which has a menu that includes a $75 rib steak and a $60 charcuterie plate.
Julia looked elegant in a long-sleeved black blouse and gold beaded necklace, and tied her hair back in a low ponytail.
BACK: Photos taken by a spectator show Amal, 43, and Julia, 54, on one side of the table while George, 60, (left) sits across from the other with hands stretched and elbows resting on the table
Meanwhile, Amal looked typically elegant in a beige shirt.
The human rights lawyer parted her dark brown locks to the side and put sunglasses on her head.
George wore a simple black polo shirt and put his sunglasses on the table in front of him.
Project: Julia and George began filming Ticket to Paradise last month on the Gold Coast and Brisbane, then moved to the Whitsundays shortly thereafter
The trio appears to be drinking wine with their meal.
Julia and George began filming Ticket to Paradise last month on the Gold Coast and Brisbane, then moved to The Whitsundays shortly thereafter.
Notable actors play a divorced couple who travel to Bali in a desperate attempt to prevent their daughter, played by Caitlin Dever, from marrying.
Down Under: It was revealed in March that George and Julia were headed to Australia to shoot the highly anticipated project
The film also stars Billie Lourd as Deaver’s best friend, who travels with her to Bali, where she decides to marry a local.
It was revealed in March that George and Julia were headed to Australia to film the highly anticipated project.
George moved to Australia in October with Amal and the couple’s five-year-old twins, Alexander and Ella.
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Despite spending the mandatory 14-day quarantine period in a sprawling area of NSW Southern Highlands rather than at his usual hotel, George continues to complain about the conditions.
“You have to stay in one place for 14 days until you are finally allowed to go out and breathe,” Marc Maron told WTF podcast host.
Julia also entered Australia in October, where she spent her quarantine period in a $56.9 million mansion in Vaucluse, Sydney.
Quarantine in luxury: Julia also entered Australia in October, spending her quarantine period in a $56.9 million mansion in Vaucluse, Sydney
The property was the former rented home of Lachlan and Sarah Murdoch, son and wife of Australian-born media mogul Rupert Murdoch.
The house was guarded by armed guards around the clock, while several cooks, waiters, and housekeepers stayed with Julia as part of her travel bubble.
George and Julia are good friends in real life, having first met on the set of Ocean’s Eleven in 2001.
The dynamic duo: George and Julia are good friends in real life, and they first met on the set of Ocean’s Eleven in 2001. The photo was taken together at Oceans Twelve in 2004