Actor says he's not back on the market

George Clooney has rubbished rumours he’s broken up with his girlfriend Elisabetta Canalis.

Internet reports claimed the Up In The Air actor had split with the Italian model.

‘Once again the story is made up, spread to other outlets and now denied,’ George, 48, says in a statement to People. 

‘But don’t let facts get in the way of a good story.’

George and Elisabetta, 31, started dating last year.

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