About Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck net worth has been claimed to have an estimate of 65 million dollars. He is known as one of the biggest stars in the cinema industry. Ben Affleck is not only an actor, but he also works behind the scenes. He is a film director and producer, screen writer and television producer. All these jobs add a lot of revenues to the overall amount of Ben Affleck net worth. Born in 1972, Ben Affleck became known to the public when he started appearing in films produced by Kevin Smith. Such films include “Mallrats”, “Chasing Amy” and “Dogma”.
Talking about his accomplishments and awards, Benn Affleck has received numerous of them. Amongst them, Ben Affleck has received a Golden Globe and an Academy Award for the screen play of the movie called “Good Will Hunting”. The screen play for the film was written together with his colleague Matt Damon and the film was released in 1997. “Good Will Hunting” also increased the overall amount of Ben Affleck net worth. In addition, Ben Affleck has been working quite closely with Matt Damon and the two have even established their company “LivePlanet” which produces films.
Moreover, Ben Affleck has portrayed a lot of leading roles in various films which became international successes. Such films include “Armageddon”, “Changing Lanes”, “Pearl Harbor”, “Daredevil” and “State of Play”. In addition to his acting, Ben Affleck has received a lot of positive comments and praise from film critics because of his talent in film producing. He has produced various films including “The Town”, where he also had a leading role, and “Gone Baby Gone” which was produced together with his brother, Casey Affleck.
Talking about his personal life, Ben Affleck married Jennifer Garner in 2005. Together the couple has three kids, Seraphina, Violet and Samuel. Before his marriage, Ben Affleck dated few celebrities such as Gwyneth Paltrow and Jennifer Lopez. With the latter, Ben Affleck received a lot of media attention and by a lot of people the two got the nickname “Bennifer”.
Ben Affleck is of German, Scottish and Irish origins. His mother is a teacher and his father has worked a variety of jobs, including being actor and director at Theater Company of Boston. However, his parents divorced in 1984. When he was just a child, he met Matt Damon who lived near him and the two hit it off after that. They have been working together in cinema industry and their productions added a lot of revenues to their both net worth, including increasing Ben Affleck net worth.