Ben Affleck: How My Kids Inspire Me Plus, Affleck Launches A Facebook

Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck


Affleck won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for the screenplay for Good Will Hunting (1997), which he co-wrote with Matt Damon, and has appeared in lead roles in such popular hits as Armageddon (1998), Pearl Harbor (2001), Changing Lanes (2002), The Sum of All Fears (2002), Daredevil (2003), Hollywoodland (2007) and State of Play (2009). He has worked with his younger brother, actor Casey Affleck, on several projects, including Good Will Hunting and Gone Baby Gone. His younger brother is actor Casey Affleck. Affleck attended Occidental College in Los Angeles, as well as the University of Vermont, and majored in Middle Eastern affairs. The film generated mixed to negative critical reviews, but was a box office success, earning $553 million worldwide.

Ben Affleck: How My Kids Inspire Me Plus, Affleck launches a Facebook page to share his charity-work trips to Africa [link]

Ben Affleck Gwyneth Paltrow To Bless Us With A Song Once More Yes Indeedy,

Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck


Affleck has been married to Jennifer Garner since June 2005. They have two daughters, Violet Anne, born December 2005, and Seraphina Rose Elizabeth, born January 2009, and are currently expecting their third child. Affleck’s mother graduated from Harvard University and was a freedom rider in the 1960s; she teaches in Cambridge Public Schools. At age eight, Affleck met 10-year-old Matt Damon, who lived two blocks away (Damon is Affleck’s tenth cousin, once removed, through a common New England ancestor). Affleck attended Occidental College in Los Angeles, as well as the University of Vermont, and majored in Middle Eastern affairs.

Gwyneth Paltrow to Bless Us With a Song Once More Yes indeedy, the blonde wisp-angel is performing at this year’s Oscars. Also today: turns out The Walking Dead actually does need writers, Ben Affleck might be headed to Tehran, and MTV finally says no to Lauren Conrad. More » [link]