London (ANI): Hollywood heart-throb George Clooney's girlfriend Italian model Elisabetta Canalis is reportedly set to make her acting debut on U.S. TV. Canalis, who has been dating Clooney since last summer (09), is said to have signed up to make a guest appearance in crime drama Leverage. According to US Weekly.com, Canalis, 31, is preparing to show off her acting skills as a "mysterious international secret agent" in the TNT network series.
"She's very excited about the part as well as the chance to break into American television," the Daily Star quoted a source as telling the website. "When the opportunity came up, she was thrilled. She knows she''ll be over (in the U.S.) to be with George at the Oscars so she''s hoping to shoot some of her part then," the source added.
Story first published: Friday, February 19, 2010, 17:15 [IST]