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Ben Affleck


Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt was born on August 15, 1972 in Berkeley, California, and was raised in Cambridge, Massachusetts. His mother, Chris Anne (née Boldt), is a school teacher, and his father, Timothy Byers Affleck, is a social worker; the two are now divorced. Ben has a younger brother, actor Casey Affleck, who was born in 1975. He is of ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 67 wins & 97 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Argo
Argo Producer
(2012)
Good Will Hunting
Good Will Hunting Chuckie Sullivan
(1997)
Gone Girl
Gone Girl Nick Dunne
(2014)
The Town
The Town Doug MacRay
(2010)

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 2017 Justice League (executive producer) (filming)
 2017 Live by Night (producer) (post-production)
 2016 Incorporated (TV Series) (executive producer) (pre-production)
  Thirst (TV Movie) (executive producer) (announced)
 2016 The Runner (TV Series) (executive producer - 36 episodes)
- Day 10 - Episode 3 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Day 10 - Episode 2 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Day 10 - Episode 1 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Day 9 - Episode 3 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Day 9 - Episode 2 (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2015 The Leisure Class (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2014 More Time with Family (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2012 Argo (producer)
 2009 Reporter (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2005 Feast (executive producer)
 2001-2005 Project Greenlight (TV Series) (executive producer - 33 episodes)
- It's a Wrap (2005) ... (executive producer)
- Vegas, Baby (2005) ... (executive producer)
- Finale (2005) ... (executive producer)
- Redemption (2005) ... (executive producer)
- One Week to Wrap (2005) ... (executive producer)
 2003 The Battle of Shaker Heights (executive producer)
 2003 All Grown Up (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2002 Speakeasy (executive producer)
 2002 Push, Nevada (TV Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes)
- ···---··· (2002) ... (executive producer)
- The Letter of the Law (2002) ... (executive producer)
- Storybook Hero (2002) ... (executive producer)
- The Color of... (2002) ... (executive producer)
- The Black Box (2002) ... (executive producer)
 2002 The Third Wheel (executive producer)
 2002 Stolen Summer (producer)
 2001 Crossing Cords (Short) (executive producer)
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Other Works:

DVD commentary: Provides commentary on the DVD release of Good Will Hunting (1997). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 1 Portrayal | 26 Interviews | 39 Articles | 12 Pictorials | 46 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Affleck

Height:

6' 3½" (1.92 m)
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Personal Quote:

Sure, I suffered a lot. But it's not like the end of the world and it's not who I am. I lead quite a pleasant life and I'm able to divorce a perceived reality from my actual experience of life. See more »

Trivia:

He appeared in four films with Joey Lauren Adams: Dazed and Confused (1993), Mallrats (1995), Chasing Amy (1997) and Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001). The first of these, which was directed by Richard Linklater, was the only one of the four not directed by Kevin Smith. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently sets his films in his hometown of Boston See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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