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Ben Affleck

Occupation: Actor

Nationality: American

Born: August 15, 1972 (41)

Ben Affleck is an American actor, producer, director and screenwriter. He first debuted in the Kevin Smith films Mallrats (1995) and Dogma (1999). He later gained recognition as a writer when he won awards for Best Original Screenplay at the Golden Globe and the Academy Awards. His international recognition was due to films such as Armageddon (1998), Changing Lanes (2002), The Sum of All Fears (2002) and Daredevil (2003). He will play Bruce Wayne in the 2016 sequel to Man of Steel (2013). As a film producer, Affleck has founded the production company LivePlanet in 2000 together with Matt Damon. Affleck has a younger brother whom he has worked with on several films. Ben is also involved in charities and politics. He founded the Eastern Congo Initiative. After being engaged to Jennifer Lopez and dating Gwyneth Paltrow, the actor has married Jennifer Garner in June 2005 and they have two children.
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