Jennifer Garner

Born Apr 17, 1972

Jennifer Anne Garner is an American actress and film producer. Garner gained recognition on television for her performance as CIA agent Sydney Bristow in the thriller drama series Alias, which aired on ABC for five seasons from 2001 to 2006. For her work on the series, Garner won a Golden Globe and a Screen Actors Guild Award.… Read More

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1972 Birth Born on April 17, 1972.


1990 18 Years Old Garner attended George Washington High School in Charleston and graduated in 1990. … Read More


1994 - 1995 2 More Events
1996 24 Years Old In 1996, Garner appeared in a made for TV movie, "Harvest of Fire" starring Patty Duke, as an Amish young woman, Sarah Troyer … Read More
2000 28 Years Old Garner married actor Scott Foley in October 2000. … Read More
…  She gained recognition for her performance as CIA officer Sydney Bristow in the ABC spy-action thriller drama series Alias, which aired for five seasons from 2001 to 2006. … Read More


2002 30 Years Old 1 More Event
The first few episodes of season one of Alias, which averaged about 10.2 million weekly viewers, earned Garner the award for "Best Actress in a Television Series — Drama" at the 2002 Golden Globe Awards. … Read More
After divorcing actor Scott Foley in 2003-04, Garner married actor and director Ben Affleck in 2005.
2004 32 Years Old Garner subsequently began dating her Daredevil co-star Ben Affleck and the two made their first public appearance as a couple by attending the Boston Red Sox's opening World Series games in October 2004.
2005 33 Years Old 1 More Event
Her second lead role saw her reprising the character of Elektra in the 2005 Daredevil spin-off titled Elektra, a box office disaster that was panned by critics. … Read More
2006 - 2007 2 More Events
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She then had the starring role alongside Matthew McConaughey in the 2009 romantic comedy Ghosts of Girlfriends Past, that came out to negative reviews but was a modest commercial success.
2010 38 Years Old In 2010, Garner appeared in the ensemble romantic comedy Valentine's Day, directed by Garry Marshall, which also starred Ashton Kutcher, Jessica Alba, Jessica Biel, Anne Hathaway, Julia Roberts, former Alias co-star Bradley Cooper, and Patrick Dempsey among others. … Read More
2011 39 Years Old She starred in the 2011 remake of Arthur. … Read More


2012 40 Years Old In October 2012, Butter – starring Garner – was released, to mixed feedback from critics and poor earnings at the box office. … Read More
Garner reunited with Matthew McConaughey in the 2013 film Dallas Buyers Club, which received positive reviews and was a box office success with a worldwide gross of $55 million over a production budget of $5 million.
2014 42 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2014 she joined the Invest in Us campaign while in 2015, she will appear in a PBS documentary which focuses on rural poverty among children in West Virginia. … Read More
2015 43 Years Old 1 More Event
Garner has two daughters and a son with Affleck, from whom she separated in June 2015. … Read More
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