Ben Affleck born on August 15, 1972 at Berkeley, California, U.S as Benjamin Geza Affleck-Boldt is an american actor and filmmaker who has received Academy Awards, three Golden Globe Awards, two BAFTA Awards and two Screen Actors Guild Awards for his performances. Ben Affleck Net worth is $106 million.
Ben started his child actig career while at age of seven but when he and Matt Damon wrote theor first screen play, Good Will Hunting together they started the ground for future acting career.
He later started his career with small movies which slowly boosted his skills and portfolio but in 2006 after he again appeared in two small budget movies, Man About Town and Smokin’ Aces crirtics again wrote magnificant about his acting skills as Peter Travers of Rolling Stone praised “an award-caliber performance .
This is feeling, nuanced work from an actor some of us had prematurely written off.” and Geoffrey Macnab of The Guardian said he “beautifully” captured “the character’s curious mix of charm, vulnerability and fatalism.
” He was awarded the Volpi Cup at the Venice Film Festival and was nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor. But while doing movies he started his directorial debut with Gone Baby Gone (2007), a crime drama set in a working-class Boston neighborhood, starring his brother Casey Affleck.
Ben Affleck Net Worth, Manohla Dargis of The New York Times praised the film’s “sensitivity to real struggle … Mr. Affleck doesn’t live in these derelict realms, but, for the most part, he earns the right to visit.”Similarly, Stephen Farber of The Hollywood Reporter praised the “thoughtful, deeply poignant, splendidly executed” film.
His political drama, State of Play in which he played the role of a corrupt congressman was somewhat well received among the critics as Wesley Morris of The Boston Globe found him “very good in the film’s silliest role” but David Edelstein of New York Magazine remarked of Affleck: “He might be smart and thoughtful in life as an actor his wheels turn too slowly.”
Ben Affleck Net Worth, In 2010, Affleck starred in The Company Men as a mid-level sales executive who is made redundant during the financial crisis. David Denby of The New Yorker declared that Affleck “gives his best performance yet”,while Richard Corliss of Time found he “nails Bobby’s plunge from hubris to humiliation.
” His 2010 crime drama, The Town earned him his many praises from the critics and his and Damon production company, Pearl Street Films, signed a first-look producing deal at Warner Bros who were looking out for them since his first production.
Warner Bros’s Argo (2012), written by Chris Terrio and starring Affleck as a CIA operative, tells the story of the CIA plan to save six U.S. diplomats during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis by faking a production for a large-scale science fiction film. Anthony Lane of The New Yorker said the film offered “further proof that we were wrong about Ben Affleck”.
Peter Travers of Rolling Stone remarked: “Affleck takes the next step in what looks like a major directing career , He directs the hell out of it, nailing the quickening pace, the wayward humor, the nerve-frying suspense.” Argo won the Academy Award, Golden Globe Award and BAFTA Award for Best Picture. The cast won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast.
Affleck himself won the Golden Globe Award, Directors Guild of America Award and BAFTA Award for Best Director, becoming the first director to win these awards without a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Director.
Ben Affleck wife, Jennifer Garner whom he married in 2005 are in hot water since some time and have filed for divorce for some time. COuple have three children: daughters Violet Anne and Seraphina “Sera” Rose Elizabeth and son Samuel “Sam” Garner.
Ben Affleck Net Worth | Movies | Jennifer Garner & Height
|Ben Affleck Age||August 15, 1972|
|Residence||United States of America|
|Ben Affleck net worth||$ 106 million USD|
|Ben Affleck Wife||Jennifer Garner (m. 2005)|
|Ben Affleck Ex||Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Lopez|
|Ben Affleck Children||Violet Affleck, Samuel Garner Affleck, Seraphina Rose Elizabeth Affleck|
|Ben Affleck Height||6 ft 3 in (1.92 m)|
|Hair color||Dark Brown|
|Profession||Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Film Producer, Television producer, Professional Poker Player, Businessperson|
|Education||Cambridge Rindge and Latin School, Occidental College, University of Vermont|