They are parents to twins Ella and Alexander.
And George and Amal Clooney campaigned to protect their future with an end to gun violence on Saturday.
The 56-year-old double Oscar winner joined the March For Our Lives rally in Washington D.C., alongside his 40-year-old human rights’ lawyer wife.
At the rally: George and Amal Clooney left the babies at home as they campaigned to protect their future with an end to gun violence on Saturday
Dressed to keep warm in the cold weather, the stellar couple joined celebrities throwing their weight behind the movement, organized by the student survivors of the tragic high school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
The actor posed with 16-year-old Mya Middleton, who spoke at the march.
‘I’m here because I’ve been personally affected by the lack of gun control and I believe guns have taken over the minds of individuals who want an easy way out of their dilemma,’ Middleton said.
Stellar support: The 56-year-old double Oscar winner joined the March For Our Lives rally in Washington D.C., alongside his 40-year-old human rights’ lawyer wife
Dennis Rodman was also there in Washington, DC, and posed with Clooney,
Ben Platt and Lin-Manuel Miranda performed, as did Miley Cyrus and Jennifer Hudson.
Even Kim Kardashian West and Taylor Swift got political, along with the likes of Paul McCartney and Jimmy Fallon, to name a few, as more than 800 demonstrations kicked off across the country on Saturday.
Support: The actor posed with 16-year-old Mya Middleton, who spoke at the march
Celebrity attendees: Dennis Rodman was among those showing his support
Getting political: The Clooneys chatted to Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi
Famous faces: George also met up with Jeffrey Katzenberg, Jimmy Fallon and Scooter Braun
Big names: John Molner and Katie Couric chatted to the Clooneys
Bundled up: They wrapped up warm against the cold weather
The marches are being held to show unity in calling for stricter gun control, after yet another school shooting took the life of a 16-year-old girl in Maryland on Thursday.
Kim Kardashian West tweeted that she arrived in Washington, DC with Kanye West and 4-year-old daughter, North, on Saturday at 10.16 am Eastern:
‘So ready to March today! Landed in DC w North & Kanye. We stand in solidarity with the survivors of gun violence & students who are calling for action on common sense gun safety laws at #MarchForOurLives around the country @AMarch4OurLives @Everytown.’
Taylor Swift, who is notoriously apolitical, shared a photo of the March For Our Lives logo to Instagram.
She captioned it: ‘No one should have to go to school in fear of gun violence. Or to a nightclub. Or to a concert. Or to a movie theater. Or to their place of worship.’
Star support: McCartney was at the New York City protest on Saturday, as well as many other celebrities
She added: ‘I’ve made a donation to show my support for the students, for the March For Our Lives campaign, for everyone affected by these tragedies, and to support gun reform. I’m so moved by the Parkland High School students, faculty, by all families and friends of victims who have spoken out, trying to prevent this from happening again.’
Sex and the City star Cynthia Nixon, who announced her candidacy for governor of New York on March 19, joined marchers in New York City.
She tweeted: ‘Ran in to a group of fellow @BarnardCollege alumni today at the NY #MarchForOurLives. Incredibly moved at how many people came out today to stake a stand for our kids and demand action against gun violence.’
Showing their support: Kim Kardashian West and her husband Kanye West showed their support for the March For Our Lives rally as the couple proudly attended the protest in Washington D.C. on Saturday
Doting father: Kanye doted on daughter North West as they headed to the protest
She was spotted at a subway station with marchers carrying signs that read, ‘arms r 4 hugging,’ ‘armed with knowledge not guns,’ and #enough.’
Miley Cyrus also shared her support, using song lyrics from her hit song, The Climb, to express how she’s feeling ahead of partaking in the march.
‘These lyrics mean more to me now than ever. I won’t ever give up & neither will the millions that march with us today! #EndGunViolence,’ she wrote, adding a photo of the following lyrics:
‘I can almost see it, That dream I’m dreaming but here’s a voice inside my head saying, “You’ll never reach it,” Every step I’m taking, Every move I make feels lost with no direction. My faith is shaking but I gotta keep trying, gotta keep my head held high.
She also shared a photo, including her sister Noah Cyrus, with her marching group outfitted in hooded sweatshirts featuring the March For Our Lives logo and the hashtag, ‘#MSDStrong,’ standing for ‘Marjory Stoneman Douglas Strong.’
Huge turnout: The primary march was in Washington DC (above) where hundreds of thousands gathered
Something to say: Others at the event held up banners
Reese Witherspoon shared her support on Instagram, writing ‘I’m so proud of these students who are using their voices to speak truth to power.’ She shared a March For Our Lives logo with the phrase, ‘We will march as if our lives depend on it, because they do.’
Former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama shared a message offline to Parkland school shooting survivors, dated March 10, which was first obtained my.Mic News.
‘We wanted to let you know how inspired we have been by the resilience, resolve and solidarity that you have all shown in the wake of unspeakable tragedy,’ the two wrote.
Former President Bill Clinton also expressed his support for the cause and called others to join in their efforts to get Congress to reform gun control legislation. He tweeted on Friday:
‘America owes its gratitude to the students of Stoneman Douglas and their peers across the country who have joined their cause. We also owe them our support. Join #MarchForOurLives tomorrow to stop mass school shootings and give our kids their futures back.’
Jimmy Fallon, who had pledged he would be joining the march with his wife and two children back in February, took his support a step further on Saturday.
‘I’m partnering with @MTV and @NAACP to sponsor a bus full of smart young young people traveling from NYC to #MarchForOurLives Washington, DC today. Thank you for standing up and saying you’ve had #ENOUGH. See you there.’
Mindy Kaling shared an image of the cover of Time Magazine featuring Parkland shooting survivors.
She wrote: ‘It’s happening! So proud of these young people behind #MarchForOurLives. Let’s join them!’
Will Smith shared a photo of a March For Our Lives tee shirt, calling it his ‘wardrobe for today.’
He wrote: ‘I am honored to support these students from all around the world who are coming together to, as Gandhi said “Be The Change”!’
Smith implored more to join him in marching, writing: ‘Add YOUR voice and join them on the streets today to show that ENOUGH IS ENOUGH. To find the march closest to you, visit MarchForOurLives.com.’
Madonna shared a photo on Instagram of bold letters, stating, ‘Not one more.’
She captioned the image: ‘It is our Responsibility, our Duty and our Right to Stand Together, with every Student, every Family, Every Human!! Every Heart! And Demand an End to Gun Violence!’
Other celebrities simply showed up to march, without making a separate verbal or written statement, like former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney and Steven Spielberg.
McCartney was seen marching in New York City, carrying a sign showing the March For Our Lives logo, alongside his wife, Nancy Shevell.
The two of them also wore tee shirts that read, ‘We can end gun violence.’
Before the marches kicked off, Parkland school shooting survivors took to the microphone to share more about their message, seeking common sense gun reforms.
The speakers included David Hogg, Sarah Chadwick, Jaclyn Corin, Ryan Deitsch, Aalayah Eastmond, Sam Fuentes, Emma Gonzalez, Cameron Kasky, Delaney Tarr and Alex Wind.
The other speakers from around the country included Trevon Bosley, 19, from Chicago, Edna Chavez , 17, from Los Angeles, Zion Kelly, 17, from Washington DC, Alex King, 18, from Chicago, D’Angelo McDade, 18, from Chicago, Mya Middleton, 16, from Chicago, Matt Post, 18, from Maryland, Matthew Soto, 19, from Connecticut and Christopher Underwood, 11, from Brooklyn, New York.
It was the Parkland school shooting massacre that happened on Valentine’s Day in Florida that has ignited the current nationwide debate on gun control.
Nikolas Cruz, 19, admitted to killing 17 people and injuring 15 others on February 14 with an AR-15 that he had obtained legally.
The March For Our Lives demonstrations seek to call attention to the need for common sense gun reform that prevents tragic like this from happening.
Cruz remains in custody in Florida, charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder.