The 55-year-old actor was interviewed following his appearance at the United Nations with wife Amal Alamuddin Clooney for the Leaders Summit for Refugees on Tuesday (September 20) in New York City.
George was asked to reveal his thoughts on the divorce and he said he didn’t know about the split.
“I didn’t know that. Wow. I feel very sorry then,” he said. “That’s a sad story and unfortunate for a family. It’s an unfortunate story about a family. I feel very sorry to hear that. It’s the first I’ve heard of it.”