STARmeter
95
Up 12 this week

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 »

Comic-Con 2016: Cosplay Photos

Check out cute, crazy, and creepy cosplayers at San Diego Comic-Con 2016.

View the gallery

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 46 people
created 27 May 2012
 
a list of 41 people
created 27 Dec 2012
 
a list of 37 people
created 31 Jan 2013
 
a list of 24 people
created 19 Jan 2015
 
a list of 28 people
created 9 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Ben Affleck's work have you seen?

User Polls

IMDb at Comic-Con 2016

Visit our Comic-Con section to see what's trending, watch celebrity interviews, follow event coverage, browse cosplay photos, take our Fan IQ quizzes, and more.

Browse IMDb's Guide to Comic-Con

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)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Producer (19 credits)
 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 - 30 episodes)
- Day 9 - Episode 3 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Day 9 - Episode 2 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Day 9 - Episode 1 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Day 8 - Episode 3 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Day 8 - 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)
Show Show Actor (64 credits)
Show Show Writer (6 credits)
Show Show Director (7 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (5 credits)
Show Show Thanks (12 credits)
Show Show Self (189 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (44 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Print ad: L'Ooreal hair care products. 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)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

When I got to L.A., my family had me go to dinner with this guy who had been acting here for 20 years. He gave me this big lecture and said, "You know how much money I made in 20 years of acting? Eight thousand dollars. And I'm a carpenter." He was just really unhappy and it was depressing. Then he got really stoned and I went home and felt sick. I think it was just morbid fear. I was 18. That ... See more »

Trivia:

Had four different stunt men for Daredevil (2003), each one with a different specialty (fighting, wire works, etc.). He tried to do as much of his own stunts as he possibly could, feeling that it would add more credibility to the film. See more »

Trademark:

His films often feature corrupt but well meaning law enforcement figures See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Terrible as Batman kreevesisbest
He was given a great chance to rebuild his career... frenchlead
He never knew Christian Bale was British? bkeano
Dear Ben Affleck, chardonnayadams
Thank you Ben Affleck MyloMan30
Sorry, this guy is just plain tedious hallesq
Discuss Ben Affleck on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page