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Ben Affleck


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

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 58 wins & 76 nominations. See more awards »

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 2012 Argo
Tony Mendez
 2009 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series)
Man at Store
- Officer Krupke (2009) ... Man at Store (uncredited)
 2009 Extract
Dean
 2001 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Donnie Bartalotti
- Conan O'Brien/Don Henley (2001) ... Donnie Bartalotti (uncredited)
 2000 Joseph: King of Dreams (Video)
Joseph (voice)
 2000 SNL Fanatic (TV Short)
Jason
 1999 Dogma
Bartleby
 1999 200 Cigarettes
Bartender
 1997 Office Killer
Man in Office (scenes deleted)
 1995 Mallrats
Shannon
 1995 Glory Daze
Jack
 1993 Almost Home (TV Series)
Kevin Johnson
- Is That All There Is? (1993) ... Kevin Johnson
 1992 Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Basketball Player #10 (uncredited)
 1991 Daddy (TV Movie)
Ben Watson
 1989 Field of Dreams
Baseball Fan at Fenway Park (unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1988 The Second Voyage of the Mimi (TV Series)
C.T. Granville
 1987 Hands of a Stranger (TV Movie)
Billy Hearn
 1986 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Danny Coleman
- Wanted: The Perfect Guy (1986) ... Danny Coleman
 1984 The Voyage of the Mimi (TV Series)
C.T. Granville
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Other Works:

Appeared in music video "Jenny from the Block" by Jennifer Lopez See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 1 Portrayal | 25 Interviews | 33 Articles | 12 Pictorials | 44 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Affleck

Height:

6' 3½" (1.92 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on tabloid coverage of his life] It feels like being in a soap opera that you were unwittingly cast in and you have no choice about it. I get to watch my life like everyone else and think. "I can't believe they did that". And, for whatever reason, you become less special for movie audiences. It cheapens the brand if you want to look at it in a really crass sense. But I figure it has to go away ... See more »

Trivia:

Began an intense two-hour a day workout regime the day after he was cast as Batman. See more »

Trademark:

His films often focus on characters caught in situations out of their depth See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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First Pictures of Ben as Batman! R_o_a_r
Batman robbrougher
Affleck is almost 6'4' Caville is 6'1' just seems backwards to me zombiedeathbot77
Not the same as Ledger and Hathaway ChristmasTown17
Did Getting Cast As Batman Damage His Credibility? evan-furrer
He's a better director than actor. Jenny005
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