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Ben Affleck

Born Aug 15, 1972

Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt, better known as Ben Affleck, is an American actor, film director, writer, and producer. He became known with his performances in Kevin Smith's films such as Mallrats (1995) and Chasing Amy (1997).

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1972 Birth Born on August 15, 1972.
1979 6 Years Old The film, in which Affleck also starred, tells the story of a CIA operation to save six diplomats during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis by faking a production for a large-scale science fiction film. … Read More


1989 16 Years Old …  As a teenager, Affleck appeared in the ABC after school special Wanted: A Perfect Man (1986), the television movie Hands of a Stranger (1987) and a 1989 Burger King commercial. … Read More
1992 19 Years Old Affleck registered as a member of the Democratic Party in 1992 and has campaigned on behalf of a number of Democratic presidential nominees.


…  Also in 1997, he starred as a recently returned Korean War veteran in the coming-of-age drama Going All the Way. … Read More
1998 - 1999 3 More Events
…  In his final film role of 2000, Affleck starred opposite his girlfriend Paltrow in the romantic drama Bounce (2000). … Read More
2001 28 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2001, Affleck starred in Michael Bay's war film Pearl Harbor. … Read More
In 2002, Affleck starred opposite Samuel L. Jackson in the thriller Changing Lanes. … Read More


In 2003, Affleck was the subject of much media attention due to his relationship with Jennifer Lopez, with the actor himself remarking that it filled him with a sense of "dread... … Read More
Affleck's poor critical notices continued in 2004. … Read More
2005 32 Years Old …  Following high-profile relationships with Gwyneth Paltrow and Jennifer Lopez, Affleck married Jennifer Garner in 2005.
Affleck began to stage a comeback in 2006. … Read More
…  His directorial debut, Gone Baby Gone, which he also wrote, was well received in 2007.
2008 - 2009 3 More Events
In 2010, Affleck starred in The Company Men as a mid-level sales executive who is made redundant during the financial crisis. … Read More
2011 38 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2011, Affleck and Cindy McCain, an ECI board member, testified before the House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health and Human Rights.
In 2012, he spoke alongside Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at Washington's Child Survival: Call to Action Forum and alongside Senator John McCain at the Sedona Forum. … Read More


He thanked Brest in his 2013 Oscar acceptance speech for Argos Best Picture win.
In 2014, he named "a 1966 Chevelle" as his guilty pleasure.
Affleck has two daughters and a son with Garner, from whom he separated in 2015. … Read More
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