George Clooney was recognised for his charity work at a star-studded gala in Los Angeles on Saturday at The 26th Anniversary Carousel of Hope Ball.

Clooney was joined by girlfriend Stacy Keibler at The Beverly Hilton Hotel as he was recognised for advocating various humanitarian causes and presented with the Brass Ring Award.

George Clooney and his girlfriend Stacy Keibler shared a giggle at the charity gala

Other stars in attendance for the main event included Jennie Garth. Carmen Electra, Shirley MacLaine, Jane Fonda, Julianne Hough, Holly Robinson Peete, Jessica Sanchez, Nicky Hilton (with parents Kathy and Rick), Nicollette Sheridan, Daisy Fuentes, Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds and Joan Collins, among others.

Shirley MacLaine turned out to see the Ocean's Eleven star as he was honoured for his humanitarianism

The black-tie fundraiser, which was compered by comedian Jay Leno, pulls in money for the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes in Colorado.

Neil Diamond performed at the star-studded event

Singer Neil Diamond later took to the stage to perform, while guests also bid on luxury items including a wedding in Bora Bora and tickets to designer fashion shows.