However, he declined to the offer because he had seen Rosemary's career plummet after she became hooked on prescription drugs. "My father had a difficult time for years when she was addicted to Percodan. My aunt's addiction haunted me when I injured my back," Contactmusic quoted Clooney, as saying.
"The doctors gave me a tub of Vicodin, but I didn't take any. I thought, "This is a bad time to decide to be a drug addict". It's all timing - when I'm 80, I'm all for being a drug addict, but not now," he added.