The actor from Boston is known worldwide for playing Batman in Batman vs. Superman And for having directed films that won him important awards. His life, apparently successful, has not been a bed of roses. Keep reading for more details.
As we said before, the life of this actor hasn't been so easy. Ben Affleck was born in Boston and raised with his younger brother Casey.
Together they faced their parents separation, alcoholism from their father, and partial abandonment from their mother.
In the middle of all this appeared Matt Damon the new kid on the block. The two became inseparable and Casey was always around them.
Batman's actor always knew he wanted to be an actor and dragged his friend Matt to an acting workshop.
Together they attended auditions that always resulted in "OK, thank you".
Before giving up they tried with their own project based on a story from Jason Bourne's actor mind. The project became a reality. They were even able to cast Casey a role in it.
With Good Will Hunting Matt and Ben became the youngest screenwriters to win an Oscar. Raised in fame, he starred in romances and the occasional movie that had bad reviews.
The high point of his bad press came when he separated from his wife and mother of their children Jennifer Garner.
The two had met on the set of Pearl Harbor. Between rumors of infidelity and alcoholism Ben almost hit rock bottom.
Fortunately today we can see him very much in love with his new girlfriend and maintaining a good relationship with Jennifer . We sincerely hope that he stays on the right track.