Ben Affleck

15 Aug 1972

Actor, Director, Producer, Writer

Ben Affleck (born Benjamin G├ęza 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.

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Filmography (49 titles)

(movie, 2019)
···Justice League: Part 2
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Bruce Wayne · Batman)
(movie, 2017)
···Justice League
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2016)
···Live by Night
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor, Director, Producer, Writer
(movie, 2016)
···The Accountant
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Role: Actor (as Chris Wolff)
(movie, 2016)
···Suicide Squad
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Bruce Wayne · Batman (uncredited))
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Bruce Wayne · Batman)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Bruce Wayne · Batman)
(movie, 2014)
6.0Gone Girl
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Role: Actor (as Nick Dunne)
(movie, 2013)
···Runner Runner
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Role: Actor (as Ivan Block)
(movie, 2013)
···To the Wonder
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Neil)
(movie, 2012)
···Argo
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor, Director, Producer
(movie, 2010)
···The Company Men
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Bobby Walker)
(movie, 2010)
···The Town
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor, Director, Writer
(movie, 2009)
···Extract
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Dean)
(movie, 2009)
···State of Play
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Stephen Collins)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as Neil)
(movie, 2007)
···Gone Baby Gone
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 2006)
···Smokin' Aces
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jack Dupree)
(movie, 2006)
···Hollywoodland
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as George Reeves)
(movie, 2006)
···Man About Town
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jack Giamoro)
(movie, 2006)
···Clerks II
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Gawking Guy)
(movie, 2005)
···Feast
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Role: Producer
(movie, 2004)
···Surviving Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Drew Latham)
(movie, 2004)
···Jersey Girl
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Ollie Trinke)
(movie, 2003)
···Paycheck
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Michael Jennings)
(movie, 2003)
···Gigli
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Role: Actor (as Larry Gigli)
(movie, 2003)
···Daredevil
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Crime, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Matt Murdock · Daredevil)
(movie, 2002)
···The Sum of All Fears
Genre: Thriller, Action, Drama
Role: Actor (as Jack Ryan)
(movie, 2002)
···Changing Lanes
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gavin Banek)
(movie, 2002)
···The Third Wheel
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Michael)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Holden McNeil · Himself)
(movie, 2001)
···Pearl Harbor
Genre: History, Romance, War
Role: Actor (as Capt. Rafe McCawley)
(movie, 2000)
···Bounce
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Buddy Amaral)
(movie, 2000)
···Joseph: King of Dreams
Genre: Animation
Role: Actor (as Joseph (voice))
(movie, 2000)
···Reindeer Games
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Rudy Duncan)
(movie, 2000)
···Boiler Room
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jim Young)
(movie, 1999)
···Dogma
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Bartleby)
(movie, 1999)
···Forces of Nature
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Ben Holmes)
(movie, 1999)
···200 Cigarettes
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Bartender)
(movie, 1998)
···Shakespeare in Love
Genre: History, Romance
Role: Actor (as Ned Alleyn)
(movie, 1998)
···Armageddon
Genre: Action, Thriller, Science Fiction, Adventure
Role: Actor (as A.J. Frost)
(movie, 1998)
···Phantoms
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sheriff Bryce Hammond)
(movie, 1997)
8.1Good Will Hunting
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor, Writer
(movie, 1997)
···Chasing Amy
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Holden McNeil)
(movie, 1997)
···Going All the Way
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Tom 'Gunner' Casselman)
(movie, 1995)
···Mallrats
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Shannon Hamilton)
(movie, 1995)
···Glory Daze
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Jack)
(movie, 1993)
···Dazed and Confused
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Fred O'Bannion)
(movie, 1992)
···School Ties
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Chesty Smith)