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Ben Affleck

Ben Affleck (born Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt; August 15, 1972) is an American actor, film director, writer, and producer. He became known in the mid-1990s with his performance in the Kevin Smith films Mallrats (1995) and Chasing Amy (1997). Affleck is an Academy Award as well as a Golden Globe Award winner, along with Matt Damon, for their collaborative screenplay for the 1997 film Good Will Hunting. He established himself as a Hollywood leading man, having starred in several big budget films, such as Armageddon (1998), Pearl Harbor (2001), Changing Lanes (2002), The Sum of All Fears (2002), and Daredevil (2003). Affleck has drawn critical acclaim for his work as a filmmaker, directing Gone Baby Gone (2007) and The Town (2010), and playing the lead role in the latter. He has worked with his younger brother, actor Casey Affleck, on several projects, including Good Will Hunting and Gone Baby Gone. After a high profile relationship with actress Gwyneth Paltrow in 1998, his relationship with actress/singer Jennifer Lopez attracted worldwide media attention in which Affleck and Lopez were dubbed "Bennifer". Following their breakup in 2004, he began dating Jennifer Garner. The two married in June 2005 and have two daughters, Violet Anne, born December 2005, and Seraphina Rose Elizabeth, born January 2009. Affleck has been actively involved in politics and charitable causes. He and Matt Damon also founded the production company LivePlanet. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ben Affleck, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Aug 15, 1972 In Berkeley, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
32
First Appeared:
In the movie Hands of a Stranger 1987-05-10
Latest Project:
Movie Justice League 2017-11-15
Known For
Filmography
Movie Justice League Bruce Wayne / Batman 2017-11-15
Movie DC Films Presents Dawn of the Justice League Himself 2016-01-19
Movie The Accountant Chris Wolff 2016-10-14
Movie Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Bruce Wayne / Batman 2016-03-23
Movie Suicide Squad Bruce Wayne / Batman (uncredited) 2016-08-02
Movie Gone Girl Nick Dunne 2014-10-01
Movie Runner Runner Ivan Block 2013-10-02
Movie Extract Dean 2009-09-03
Movie He's Just Not That Into You Neil 2009-02-06
Movie Smokin' Aces Jack Dupree 2006-12-09
Movie Hollywoodland George Reeves 2006-08-31
Movie Oh, What a Lovely Tea Party Himself 2004-11-17
Movie Surviving Christmas Drew Latham 2004-09-21
Movie Paycheck Jennings 2003-12-25
Movie Gigli Larry Gigli 2003-08-01
Movie Daredevil Matt Murdock / Daredevil 2003-02-14
Movie Changing Lanes Gavin Banek 2002-04-07
Movie The Third Wheel Michael 2002-05-31
Movie The Sum of All Fears Jack Ryan 2002-05-31
Movie Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back Holden McNeil/Himself 2001-08-24
Movie Pearl Harbor Capt. Rafe McCawley 2001-05-21
Movie Bounce Buddy Amaral 2000-11-15
Movie Joseph: King of Dreams Joseph (voice) 2000-11-07
Movie Boiler Room Jim Young 2000-02-18
Movie Dogma Bartleby 1999-11-12
Movie Armageddon A.J. Frost 1998-07-01
Movie Phantoms Sheriff Bryce Hammond 1998-01-23
Movie Good Will Hunting Chuckie Sullivan 1997-12-05
Movie Chasing Amy Holden McNeil 1997-04-04
Movie Glory Daze Jack 1995-10-01
Movie Field of Dreams Baseball Fan at Fenway Park (uncredited) 1989-04-21
Movie Hands of a Stranger Billy Hearn 1987-05-10