Ben Affleck


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Benjamin Géza "Ben" Affleck-Boldt was born on August 15, 1972 in Berkeley, California and raised in Cambridge, Massachusetts, to mother Chris Anne (Boldt), a school teacher, and father Timothy Byers "Tim" Affleck, a social worker. Ben has a younger brother, actor Casey Affleck, who was born in 1975. He is of mostly English, Irish, German, and ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 71 wins & 131 nominations. See more awards »

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(2012)
Gone Girl Nick Dunne
(2014)
The Town Doug MacRay
(2010)
(1997)

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  Thirst (TV Movie) (executive producer) (announced)
  Apostle Paul (producer) (pre-production)
 2019-2022 City on a Hill (TV Series) (executive producer - 26 episodes)
- Whipping Post (2022) ... (executive producer)
- Boston Bridges, Falling Down (2022) ... (executive producer)
- Tenderness (2022) ... (executive producer)
- Take Me Home (2022) ... (executive producer)
- Ugly, Like I Said (2022) ... (executive producer)
 2021 The Last Duel (producer - produced by, p.g.a.)
 2021 Zack Snyder's Justice League (executive producer)
 2017 Justice League (executive producer)
 2016-2017 Incorporated (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- Golden Parachute (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Burning Platform (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Vertical Mobility (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2017 Bending the Arc (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2016 Live by Night (producer - produced by)
 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)
 2001-2015 Project Greenlight (TV Series) (executive producer - 41 episodes)
- Hug and Release (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Accident Waiting to Happen (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Hot Ghetto Mess (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Picture's Up (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Duly Noted (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2014 More Time with Family (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2012 Ben Affleck on the Meaning of Life (Short) (executive producer)
 2012 Argo (producer)
 2009 Reporter (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2005 Feast (executive producer)
 2003 All Grown Up (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2003 The Battle of Shaker Heights (executive producer)
 2002 Speakeasy (executive producer)
 2002 Push, Nevada (TV Series) (executive producer - 7 episodes)
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- Jim's Domain (2002) ... (executive producer)
- The Letter of the Law (2002) ... (executive producer)
- Storybook Hero (2002) ... (executive producer)
- The Color of... (2002) ... (executive producer)
 2002 The Third Wheel (executive producer)
 2002 Stolen Summer (producer)
 2001 Crossing Cords (Short) (executive producer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Appeared in YouTube video called "Project Phin: Clean My Ride, Flex My Fuel", with Sarah Silverman, to lobby Congress. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 1 Portrayal | 27 Interviews | 57 Articles | 12 Pictorials | 52 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Affleck

Height:

6' 2¼" (1.89 m)

Spouse:

Jennifer Lopez | See more »

Children:

Violet Affleck | See more »

Parents:

Anne (Boldt), Chris | Affleck, Timothy Byers

Relatives:

Casey Affleck (sibling) | See more »
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Personal Quote:

[to Dee Dee Myers, when asked how people react to his campaigning for candidates he supports] Well, I mean, to be perfectly honest, probably the most effective things that celebrities do for political candidates is raise money. You know, that's something that you can do. And unlike, say, fund-raisers sponsored by -- you know, engineered by insurance companies or oil companies, at least what you ... See more »

Trivia:

At one point after Good Will Hunting (1997) was released, Affleck was writing a script with Matt Damon and his brother Casey Affleck. The plot concerned teenagers in a half way house. It is not clear if this script will ever be completed. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently plays arrogant and ruthless characters See more »

Nickname:

Ben

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