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Ben Affleck

Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt (born August 15, 1972), better known as Ben Affleck, is an American actor, film director, writer, and producer. He became known with his performances in such Kevin Smith films as Chasing Amy (1997), and Dogma (1999). Affleck won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for the screenplay for Good Will Hunting (1997), which he co-wrote with Matt Damon, and has appeared in lead roles in such popular hits as Armageddon (1998), Pearl Harbor (2001), Changing Lanes (2002), The Sum of All Fears (2002), Daredevil (2003), Hollywoodland (2007), State of Play (2009) and The Town (2010). Affleck is a critically acclaimed film director. He directed Gone Baby Gone (2007), The Town (2010) and Argo (2012), playing the lead in the latter two films. He has worked with his younger brother, actor Casey Affleck, on several projects, including Good Will Hunting and Gone Baby Gone. Affleck has been married to Jennifer Garner since June 2005. They have two daughters, Violet and Seraphina, and a son, Samuel. Previously, he dated Gwyneth Paltrow in 1998. His relationship with actress/singer Jennifer Lopez, in which they were dubbed "Bennifer", attracted worldwide media

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Michael Keaton -- Ben Affleck Gets My Bat-Blessing

Michael Keaton
Affleck Gets My Bat-Blessing

Fear not Bat-dorks, Ben Affleck is going to be a GREAT Batman ... so says one of the most respected guys to ever don the cape and cowl, Michael Keaton. Keaton -- who famously danced with the devil… READ MORE >

Ben Affleck -- Born to Be the Caped (Cod) Crusader

Ben Affleck as Batman
Born to Be the Caped (Cod) Crusader

Ben Affleck is gonna be the best Batman ever -- is what almost no one is saying, but before fanboys start committing hari kari ... we present a few reasons Ben could actually be a wicked pissah… READ MORE >

- 392 days ago
Ben Affleck vs. George Clooney -- Who'd You Rather

Ben Affleck vs. George Clooney
WHO'D YOU RATHER?

It's a battle of the most-hated Batmans!Here's the newly-named caped crusader Ben Affleck (41) with his best Bruce Wayne inspired tuxedo (left) -- and the previously titled worst-winged… READ MORE >

- 393 days ago
Ben Affleck -- I Told Lindsay Lohan How To Stay Sober and Wage Comeback

Ben Affleck
I Told Lindsay How To Stay Sober

Lindsay Lohan got a surprise visit while she was ensconced in rehab -- we found out Ben Affleck had a secret meeting with her as a show of support.Affleck -- who himself was in rehab back in 2001… READ MORE >

- 404 days ago
Jon Hamm vs. Ben Affleck -- Who'd You Rather?

Jon Hamm vs. Ben Affleck
WHO'D YOU RATHER?

It's a skinny tie showdown!42-year-old "Mad Men" stud Jon Hamm (left) and 40-year-old "Argo" actor/director Ben Affleck (right) combined their man-machismo to pose together backstage at the 2013… READ MORE >

- 429 days ago
Ben Affleck -- I Got Serious White People Problems

Ben Affleck
I Got Serious White People Problems

Ben Affleck had one of the worst white person problems ever -- his pricey vintage Chevy Malibu SS broke down on the mean streets of ritzy Pacific Palisades! How ... does ... he ... survive? READ MORE >

- 465 days ago
Ben Affleck -- Victim of Poker Scandal, Losses GREATLY Exaggerated

Ben Affleck
Victim of Poker Scandal, Losses Greatly Exaggerated

Ben Affleck was a victim in one of largest poker scandals in history, but TMZ has learned his reported losses are being way overstated.According to a new report, Ben was one of hundreds of players… READ MORE >

- 497 days ago
Iran -- We're SUING Over 'Argo' ... It's Iranophobic Garbage!

Iran
We're SUING Over 'Argo' ... It's Iranophobic Garbage!

Iran is now on the legal offensive in the wake of "Argo" ... threatening to sue Hollywood filmmakers for their "Iranophobic" portrayal of the Middle Eastern country.Iran's state-run Press TV… READ MORE >

- 556 days ago
Ben Affleck -- I Didn't Kick the Paps ... They Were Scaring My Daughter!

Ben Affleck
I Didn't Kick the Paps ... They Were Scaring My Kid!

Ben Affleck didn't kick anyone yesterday and was merely trying to get the paparazzi to back off ... because they were scaring his daughter ... this according to sources close to the Oscar… READ MORE >

- 567 days ago
Ben Affleck -- Smoother than Ever

Ben Affleck
Smoother than Ever

Ben Affleck's smooth mug surfaced Thursday ... the first time since shaving his career-defining beard Sunday night at an Oscars after-party.With some scruff starting to grow back, the 40-year-old… READ MORE >

- 569 days ago

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