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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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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 >

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 >

- 346 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 >

- 371 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 >

- 407 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 >

- 439 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 >

- 498 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 >

- 509 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 >

- 511 days ago
Ben Affleck's Close Shave!

Ben Affleck
CLOSE SHAVE!!!

Ben Affleck shaved his beard hours after winning the Oscar for Best Picture ... TMZ has learned.The beard must have been Ben's good luck charm, because he jettisoned it at the "Argo" after-party… READ MORE >

- 513 days ago
Ben Affleck's Oscar Speech -- Can He Recover ... At Home??

Ben Affleck's Oscar Speech
Can He Recover ... At Home??

Ben Affleck could probably use a ladder to get out of that hole he dug himself into at the Oscars last night when he called out the imperfections in his marriage to Jennifer Garner during his… READ MORE >

- 514 days ago

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