Monday, 16 September 2013

Ben Affleck

Ben Affleck (born August 15, 1972) is an American actor, film director, producer, and screenwriter. He first came to attention for his performances in Kevin Smith's films such as Mallrats (1995), Chasing Amy (1997), and Dogma (1999). In 1997, Affleck gained recognition as a writer when he won the Academy Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Original Screenplay for Good Will Hunting (1997), which he co-wrote and in which he co-starred with actor Matt Damon. He later achieved international recognition for starring in films such as Pearl Harbor (2001), Changing Lanes (2002), The Sum of All Fears (2002), Daredevil (2003) and Hollywoodland (2007).

Affleck gained recognition as a director for his directorial debut Gone Baby Gone (2007) for which he won the National Board of Review Award for Best Directorial Debut. He then directed and starred in The Town (2010) and Argo (2012), which won him the Golden Globe Award, BAFTA, and Directors Guild Award for Best Director, and the Golden Globe Award, BAFTA, the Producers Guild Award, and the Academy Award for Best Picture.

He has worked with his younger brother, actor Casey Affleck, on several films, including Good Will Hunting and Gone Baby Gone. Affleck has been married to Jennifer Garner since June 2005. They have two daughters, Violet and Seraphina, and a son, Samuel.

Affleck has signed on to play Batman in the 2015 sequel to the 2013 film Man of Steel currently called Batman vs. Superman. [Wikipedia] 

Chasing Amy (1997)

Good Will Hunting (1997)

Armageddon (1998)

Shakespeare in Love (1998)

Dogma (1999)

Forces of Nature (2000)

Bounce (2000)

Reindeer Games (2000)

Pearl Harbor (2001)

Pearl Harbor (2001)

Changing Lanes (2002)

The Sum of All Fears (2002)

Daredevil (2003)

Daredevil (2003)

Gigli (2003)

Paycheck (2003) German poster

Paycheck (2003)

Jersey Girls (2004)

Surviving Christmas (2004)

Hollywoodland (2006)

Man About Town (2006)

Smokin' Aces (2006)

Smokin' Aces (2006)

Gone Baby Gone (2007)

He's Just Not That Into You (2009)

State of Play (2009)

The Company Men (2010)

The Town (2010)

Argo (2012)

Argo (2012)

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