Crowe said, "I don't use my celebrity to make a living. To me it's kind of sacrilegious - it's a complete contradiction of the f**king social contract you have with your audience."
But Clooney has hit back - and suggested Crowe uses his celebrity to promote his rock band 30 ODD FOOT OF GRUNTS.
He says, "I'm glad he set us straight.
"Because Harrison, Bob and I were putting a band together called GRUNTING FOR 30 FEET, and that would also fall under the heading of 'bad use of celebrity'.
"Thanks for the heads up."17/02/2005 14:07