Ben Affleck: biography and latest news!

  • Occupation: actor, director
  • Real name: Benjamin Geza Affleck
  • Sign : Lion
  • Date of birth: Tuesday 15 August 1972 (age: 48)
  • Country: United States

American actor, director, producer and screenwriter Benjamin Geza Affleck was born on August 15, 1972 in Berkeley, California. His brother, Casey, is also an actor.

He began his career in television at the age of 8, but Ben Affleck became famous at the age of 25 thanks to the screenplay by Will Hunting, co-written with his friend, actor Matt Damon (Oscar and Golden Globe for best screenplay), in which they also star.

The actor has more than 40 films to his credit, but professionals prefer his credibility as a director. After Gone Baby Gone and The Town, Ben’s next big breakthrough came with Argo (Golden Globe for best director and Oscar for best film) in 2012. The actor will also star in Batman in 2015.

On the heart side, the artist has had high-profile liaisons with actresses Gwyneth Paltrow and Jennifer Lopez. Married since June 2005 in a ceremony held in the strictest intimacy on a beach in Parrot Cay with Jennifer Garner, whom he met on the set of Pearl Harbor (2001), Ben is the father of three children: Violet Ann (born in 2005), Seraphina Rose Elizabeth (born in 2009) and Samuel (born in 2012). At the beginning of July 2015, after ten years of marriage, the couple officially announced their separation. In April 2017, the couple decided to divorce amicably and without a lawyer. On 5 October 2018, the couple’s divorce is pronounced. In March 2020, Ana de Armas and Ben Affleck made their love affair official.