Ben Affleck: biography
Ben Affleck (full name Benjamin Geza «Ben» Affleck-Boldt) born in Berkeley on August 15, 1972 in the family of physician and teacher. Ben’s father – the Scotsman Tim Affleck in his youth also tried to become an actor. He even was friends with such celebrities as Dustin Hoffman and Blythe Danner (mother of actress Gwyneth Paltrow). But the pernicious tendency of drinking put an end to the acting career of Tim. He went to California and got a job as a medic, leaving his wife and two sons.
Christine one put on children’s feet and dreamed that Ben would follow in her footsteps and become a teacher. But the woman herself pushed son to the profession of actor, staging a 7-year-old Ben’s role in the TV series «Journey Mimi.» In the small role of the guy was enough to forever to get acting. About any other profession he had not dreamed of. Moreover, on the set of Ben found a best friend, just as he dreamed of becoming an actor. It was now known
Ben Affleck movies
Hollywood took Ben Affleck was almost indifferent. The actor went on auditions, but there were only scenes and episodes. Sometimes the man still had a few minor roles in movies. He appeared in the film «Wanted the perfect guy,» «the Second voyage of the Mimi», «Daddy», «Buffy vampire Slayer», «dazed and confused».
Only in 1995, the young actor was noticed by the famous Director Kevin Smith on the film «Rascal». But remember Offlce only two years later, giving the main role in his film «chasing Amy.» And let the popularity of the tape is not brought, but familiarity with Smith has played a significant role in the future.
Kinoaktera biography Ben Affleck went up. As half of all movies of Kevin Smith now played Affleck. It is well-known tape «the Rats from the supermarket», «Dogma», «Jay and silent Bob strike back», «blaze of glory», «Mad TV» and others.
During this period in Los Angeles to Ben came friend Matt Damon. Friends moved in together and started to think how to conquer the impregnable dream factory. Together they created the script of the film «
Released in the 1997 film «Good will hunting» with a budget of only 10 million dollars has collected in hire more than 200 million. The screenplay by Ben Affleck and Matt Damon got «
Less than a year on the screens released «
In 2013, biography Affleck was added to the second «Oscar». He received this prestigious award not as an actor but as a producer of the film «
Ben Affleck: personal life
Handsome Ben Affleck has always enjoyed success with women. Fans adore him, and numerous novels here find a place on the front pages of the tabloids.
Personal life Ben Affleck eventful and big names. In the mid 1990-ies the actor was carrying on with
Ben Affleck: filmography
- The Good Will Hunting
- Chasing Amy
- Shakespeare In Love
- The forces of nature
- Pearl Harbor
- Surviving Christmas
- Jersey girl
- Clerks 2
- Smokin ‘ aces
- Promise — not to marry
- Operation «Argo»
Ben Affleck: photo