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Ben Affleck


American actor and filmmaker 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 divorced. Ben has a younger brother, actor Casey Affleck, who was ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 68 wins & 97 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

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

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 2017 Justice League (executive producer) (filming)
 2016 Live by Night (producer) (completed)
 2016 Incorporated (TV Series) (executive producer) (pre-production)
  Thirst (TV Movie) (executive producer) (announced)
 2016 The Runner (TV Series) (executive producer - 75 episodes)
- Day 25 - Episode 3 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Day 25 - Episode 2 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Day 25 - Episode 1 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Day 24 - Episode 3 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Day 24 - 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:

TV commercial (PSA): "Declair Yourself", urging viewers to vote. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

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Alternate Names:

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Height:

6' 3½" (1.92 m)
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Personal Quote:

[answering a Chris Matthews question about why Hollywood actors sometimes presume to be sophisticated about politics] Everyone's entitled to express their political beliefs. I don't presume to tell anybody who to vote for. I am comfortable telling people what my opinions are. But you have to look also to the media, where you have a vast majority of the loudest and most influential political ... See more »

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Avid poker player. See more »

Trademark:

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

Star Sign:

Leo

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Terrible as Batman kreevesisbest
He was given a great chance to rebuild his career... frenchlead
He never knew Christian Bale was British? bkeano
Thank you Ben Affleck MyloMan30
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