Washington (CNN) - Actor George Clooney is coming to the White House on Tuesday to meet with President Obama to discuss the on-going crisis in Sudan.
Press Secretary Robert Gibbs announced the meeting during a gaggle with reporters and said that Clooney will discuss his recent trip to the country and will meet with the President "to discuss the steps that we're taking to try to bring peace to Sudan."
The actor is also traveling to Capitol Hill to meet with Indiana's Sen. Dick Lugar, the top Republican on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Clooney recently traveled to southern Sudan and is a United Nations goodwill ambassador.
The meeting will be held in the Oval Office.