Ben Affleck

Affleck gave Labeouf pep talk to stay away from trouble

Affleck gave Labeouf pep talk to stay away from troubleLondon - Hollywood star Ben Affleck once attempted to help Shia Labeouf avoid the pitfalls of fame by sharing some words of wisdom with the young actor early on in his career.

The 28-year-old 'Transformers' star revealed Affleck approached him at a party and encouraged him not to feel intimated by fame after realising he may be headed down the wrong path, reported Contactmusic.


Ben Affleck, Matt Damon team up for TV drama

Ben Affleck, Matt Damon team up for TV dramaLos Angeles - Actor friends Ben Affleck and Matt Damon are developing a futuristic espionage thriller for TV.

Affleck and Damon through their Pearl Street Films are working on 'Incorporated', which is set in a world where corporations rule. The show is about a man's fight against the system.

Brothers David and Alex Pastor will pen the pilot, which hails from CBS Television Studios and Pearl Street.


Ben Affleck, Matt Damon to develop spying thriller 'Incorporated' for Syfy

Ben Affleck and Matt DamonWashington, Oct 14 - Ben Affleck and Matt Damon have teamed up to produce a drama titled Incorporated for Syfy, it has been revealed.

According to the Hollywood Reporter, Incorporated is described as a futuristic spying thriller set in a world where corporations have seemingly unlimited power and the story will revolve around a man's efforts to beat the system.


Ben Affleck supports my acting career: Jennifer Garner

Ben Affleck supports my acting career: Jennifer GarnerLos Angeles: Actor-director Ben Affleck is a very supportive husband to wife Jennifer Garner and the actress says the Batman star is always encouraging her to work.

Garner and Affleck, who got married in 2005, have three children ? daughters Violet, 8, and Seraphina, 5, and son Samuel, 2.


'Gone Girl' to release in India on Diwali

Ben AffleckMumbai: Ben Affleck starrer 'Gone Girl' will release in India on Diwali along with Shah Rukh Khan's 'Happy New Year'.

The film, directed by David Fincher of 'The Social Network' fame, stars Affleck and Rosamund Pike is an adaptation of Gillian Flynn's popular novel by the same name.


Ben Affleck slams Bill Maher over 'racist' views on Islam

Ben AffleckLondon, Oct 06 - Ben Affleck recently got into a heated argument with Bill Maher when the latter put forth his racist views on Islam, while he appeared as a guest on Real Time.

Sam Harris, who was also the guest on the show, said that people have been sold this meme of "Islamophobia," where criticism of the religion gets conflated with bigotry towards Muslims as people and it's intellectually ridiculous, the Independent reported.


I counted cards at casinos: Ben Affleck

Actor Ben AffleckNew York - Actor Ben Affleck has admitted he has been caught counted cards at Las Vegas casinos.

The 42-year-old 'Argo' star said many times casinos have asked him to leave as they don't allow playing blackjack, reports suggest.


Ben Affleck's smile landed him 'Gone Girl,' says director David Fincher

Ben AffleckWashington, Sept 18 - David Fincher recently revealed that it was Ben Affleck's perfect "grin" that made him cast the star for hid upcoming thriller ' Gone Girl.'


Ben Affleck relates to Batman's 'bottled up rage'

Ben Affleck relates to Batman's 'bottled up rage'London, Sept 16 - Ben Affleck confessed that he can relate to his upcoming film, ' Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice's lead character's anger.

The 42-year-actor, who plays Bruce Wayne/Batman in Zach Snyder's superhero flick said that he was a kind of person who usually just "put up" with things, and for whom anger was deeply "buried and contained", but when it came, it came out in "bursts," Us magazine reported.


Jennifer calms me down before my every new film: Ben Affleck

Jennifer GarnerLondon: Actor Ben Affleck says his actress wife Jennifer Garner calms him down when he acts paranoid before the start of every project.

The 42-year-old 'Argo' star said he gets negative thoughts before starting a film but Garner, 42, encourages him to give his best, reported Contactmusic.


Ben and I keep the romance alive with 'sexy Polaroids', says Jennifer Garner

Jennifer Garner besotted with sonWashington, Sept 11 - Jennifer Garner recently revealed that she and her husband Ben Affleck keep the romance alive by sharing "sexy Polaroids" with one another.

The '13 Going On 30' actress joked during an interview with Vanity Fair at the Toronto International Film Festival said that they have a stack of sexy Polaroids , Us Magazine reported.


Ben Affleck's ice bucket challenge cost Jennifer Garner her phone

Ben Affleck's ice bucket challenge cost Jennifer Garner her phoneLos Angeles - Actress Jennifer Garner, who helped husband Ben Affleck complete his ALS ice bucket challenge, says he killed her phone by falling in the pool after completing the task.

It was Garner who dumped the icy water over Affleck's head to help him complete the challenge but Garner says she did not know that he will grab her and jump into the pool otherwise she would have removed her phone from her pocket.


TV Batman Adam West believes Ben Affleck will be great in 'Batman vs Superman'

Ben AffleckWashington, July 26 - Adam West , who earlier played Batman in the TV series from 1966 to 1968, has said that Ben Affleck will be a great Batman.

Whilst talking about the movie " Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice", the 85-year-old actor told People magazine that his feeling was that Affleck will be really good simply because he was a great talent and he would be very interested in seeing Affleck in the role, CNN reported.


`Card-counter` Ben Affleck banned from playing Blackjack in Vegas Casino

Ben AffleckWashington, May 3 - Ben Affleck has reportedly been banned from playing Blackjack at the Hard Rock in Vegas, after security allege that they caught him counting cards.

According to sources, the 41-year-old actor was playing blackjack at a high rollers' table when security swarmed on him, TMZ. com reported.

Sources said that security informed that Affleck was deemed as an "advantaged player" and could no longer play blackjack at the Hard Rock. (ANI)


Ben Affleck 'takes up domestic chores' in a bid to kick the butt

Ben AffleckWashington, April 28 - Ben Affleck has reportedly taken up domestic chores to stay off cigarettes.

The ' Argo' director has been trying to help out with the domestic chores has also been spending time with his children in a bid to conquer his nicotine addiction, Contactmusic reported.

Sources revealed that his wife, Jennifer Garner , has told him to quit smoking and he has promised to ditch the butts again. (ANI)


Jennifer Garner says Ben Affleck is a competitive dad at basketball games

Jennifer Garner says Ben Affleck is a competitive dad at basketball gamesWashington, April 13 : Jennifer Garner has revealed that Ben Affleck gets really competitive at their daughter Violet's basketball games.

While talking on the 'Live With Kelly and Michael', the 41-year-old actress said that while she claps for every kid who makes a shot during the game, her 41-year-old husband gets all riled up, shouting at the kids to play the game properly, Us Magazine reported.


Ben Affleck will be great as Batman, says Michael Keaton

Ben Affleck will be great as Batman, says Michael KeatonLondon, March 7 : Michael Keaton has praised the decision of Ben Affleck being cast as Batman in the upcoming ' Man of Steel ' sequel, saying that he would be great.

Keaton said on Today show that he doesn't follow the superhero series much but he doesn't know why people get excited about things, Metro. co. uk reported.


Ben Affleck set to testify before Congress on ongoing unrest in Congo

Ben Affleck set to testify before Congress on ongoing unrest in CongoWashington, Feb 21 : Ben Affleck is set to testify for a third time about the ongoing unrest in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

The 'Argo' director has been a political advocate for the central African country for years and next Wednesday, Affleck is heading to Washington, DC to take part in a panel discussion aimed at ending the continuous violence and civil war between ethnic groups in the Congo, Contactmusic reported.


Ben Affleck gives out generous tip

Ben AffleckLos Angeles, Feb 16 - Actor-filmmaker Ben Affleck tipped a waitress over $90 when he bought a cup of coffee.

The generous "Argo" star was in a rush while in a coffee shop in Santa Monica, California, and left the waitress a huge tip when he realised he was only carrying $100 notes, reports contactmusic. com.


Affleck's batman suit unbelievably cool: Garner

Affleck's batman suit unbelievably cool: GarnerLos Angeles, Jan 21 : Actress Jennifer Garner says she is a fan of her husband Ben Affleck's batman suit for the new 2016 "Man of Steel" sequel.

Garner revealed that she has seen the suit, reports contactmusic. com.

"I've seen the suit. It's unbelievably cool. It's a total reinvention, it looks great," Entertainment Tonight quoted Garner as saying.


Ben Affleck`s `huge penis` praised at Producers` Guild Awards

Chuck Lorre, Ben AffleckWashington, January 21 - TV producer Chuck Lorre praised Ben Affleck's penis size in his acceptance speech for Norman Lear Achievement Award at the Annual Producers Guild of America Awards.

Lorre recalled an encounter with the 41-year-old actor in the men's room at Golden Globes and admitted that he peeked and added that he is sure Affleck can play Batman, Us Magazine reported.


Ben Affleck opens up about relationship with wife Jennifer Garner

Ben Affleck opens up about relationship with wife Jennifer GarnerWashington, December 10 : Ben Affleck has opened up about his relationship with wife Jennifer Garner and how he fell in love, in an interview with the Playboy magazine.

Affleck has said that though the couple met on the sets of 'Pearl Harbour', they only fell in love while they were filming 'Daredevil', ABC News reported.


Ben Affleck regrets starring in 'Daredevil'

Ben Affleck regrets starring in 'Daredevil'Washington, Dec 10 : Ben Affleck has confessed that the only movie he actually regrets starring in is 'Daredevil'.

The 41-year-old actor told Playboy magazine that the regret kills him because he loved the story and the character, and the fact that the movie got "f***ed up" the way it did, stays with him, Contactmusic reported.


Ben Affleck says Batman will be older and wiser in 'Man of Steel' sequel

Ben AffleckLondon, Dec 5 - Ben Affleck has revealed that his portrayal of Batman will be older and wiser in the sequel ' Man of Steel '.

The 41-year-old actor said that his version of Batman would not compete with Christian Bale's in Christopher Nolan's trilogy, Metro. co. uk reported.


Morgan Freeman supports Ben Affleck as Batman

Morgan Freeman supports Ben Affleck as Batman Los Angeles, Nov 14 : Actor Morgan Freeman has spoken out in support of Ben Affleck and says that critics and fans should give him a fair chance to portray the role of Batman in "Man Of Steel" sequel.

The sequel will see Batman and Superman together for the first time on the big screen. Affleck will play Batman, while Henry Cavill will feature as Superman.


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