George Clooney will be a great father, says his mother

London, Feb 12: George Clooney and his wife Amal are expecting twins and the actor's mother, Nina, says that he will be a great father. 

The couple tied the knot in September 2014 in a lavish, weekend-long affair in Venice surrounded by their friends, family and several famous faces. 

The event of the year marked the first marriage for Amal and second for George. However, this will be the first child for both and Nina Clooney says the family is extremely happy after hearing Amal's pregnancy news, reported Us weekly. 

"We are extremely happy for George and Amal, and I cannot imagine two people who would be better parents. "I think he'll be great, and I think she'll be a great mom," she said.

Nina said the couple personally came to visit her and George's father Nick in order to deliver the happy news. "We were with them and they told us together. We were all together, and it was lovely. It was just a personal moment."