Ben Affleck

Actor Ben Affleck
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Full Name: Benjamin G├ęza Affleck-Boldt
Profession: Actor

United States of America

Why Famous: First came to attention for his performances in "Dazed and Confused". He later gained recognition as a writer when he won the Academy Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Original Screenplay for "Good Will Hunting", which he co-wrote and starred in alongside childhood friend Matt Damon.

He directed and starred in "Argo", which won the Academy Award for Best Picture.

Born: August 15, 1972
Birthplace: Berkeley, California, USA
Age: 46 years old

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo

Married Life

  • 2005-06-29 American actress Jennifer Garner (33) weds actor and film director Ben Affleck (32) at the Parrot Cay resort on Turks and Caicos Islands

Historical Events in the Life of Ben Affleck

  • 2012-08-31 "Argo" directed by Ben Affleck and starring Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston and John Goodman premieres at the Telluride Film Festival (Best Picture 2013)
  • 2013-02-10 66th British Academy Awards:" Argo", Ben Affleck, Daniel Day-Lewis and Emmanuelle Riva win
  • 2013-02-10 66th British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "Argo" Best Film, Ben Affleck Best Director
  • 2016-03-19 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, directed by Zack Synder and starring Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill, first premieres in Mexico City

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