George Clooney To Sell Italian Dream Home

Asking George Clooney to “say cheese” near his home hits too close to home, as the A-lister is selling his beloved Italian villa on Lake Como, has learned, because he’s fed up with the constant presence of leering paparazzi in the area.

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Clooney bought the home eight years ago for about $10 million, according to

His gorgeous Italian girlfriend Elisabetta Canalis, according to the Web site, was “furious and exasperated” over the presence of the pesky shutterbugs, who she said “made [their] life hell.”

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Soccer star David Beckham, who is currently playing for the nearby AC Milan, is reportedly interested in purchasing the property; another prospective buyer is Russian billionaire Tariko Roustam, according to the Web site.

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