Ben Affleck

ben affleck

Overview: Ben Affleck Biography, Movies, And Net Worth

Ben Affleck gained fame as a child actor appearing in The Voyage of the Mimi (1984) and the PBS educational series The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man (1981–1983). He later returned to acting appearing in Dazed and Confused (1993), School Ties (1992), and Glory Daze (1996). Affleck then wrote and starred in Good Will Hunting (1997) alongside Matt Damon and Robin Williams, which earned him and Damon the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. He went on to star in high-profile films such as Armageddon (1998), Shakespeare in Love (1998), Pearl Harbor (2001), Changing Lanes (2002), The Sum of All Fears (2002), Hollywoodland (2006), Gone Girl (2014), Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016), Justice League (2017), and Zack Snyder’s Justice League (2021).

In addition to acting, Affleck has directed several films, including Gone Baby Gone (2007), The Town (2010), Argo (2012), Live by Night (2016), and The Way Back (2020). He has also produced several films, including Manchester by the Sea (2016), which won the Academy Award for Best Picture.

Affleck has been married to actress Jennifer Garner twice, from 2005 to 2018 and from 2022 to present. They have three children together. He has also been in relationships with actress Gwyneth Paltrow and singer Jennifer Lopez.

BornAugust 15, 1972, Berkeley, California, United States
Birth NameBenjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt
Height6′ 2″ (1.89 m)
SpouseJennifer Lopez (married 2022), Jennifer Garner (married 2005–2018)
ChildrenViolet Affleck, Seraphina Affleck, Samuel Affleck
ParentsTimothy Affleck, Christine Affleck
Net Worth$200 million (estimated)

Net Worth

Ben Affleck is estimated to have a net worth of $200 million. He has earned a significant amount of money from his acting, directing, and producing work. He has also earned money from endorsement deals with brands such as L’Oreal and Dunkin’ Donuts.

Ben Affleck’s top ten highest-grossing films at the worldwide box office:

RankMovie TitleYearWorldwide Gross
1Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice2016$873,365,450
2Justice League2017$657,999,666
3Aquaman2018$1,148,509,857
4Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens2015$2,068,220,647
5Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi2017$1,332,496,809
6Suicide Squad2016$746,840,535
7Armageddon1998$553,505,369
8Pearl Harbor2001$449,208,985
9The Sum of All Fears2002$201,070,520

Awards

AwardYearCategoryFilmResult
Academy Award1998Best Original ScreenplayGood Will HuntingWon
Academy Award2013Best PictureArgoWon
Academy Award2013Best DirectorArgoWon
Golden Globe Award1998Best ScreenplayGood Will HuntingWon
Golden Globe Award2007Best Supporting Actor – Motion PictureHollywoodlandNominated
Golden Globe Award2013Best Director – Motion PictureArgoWon
Golden Globe Award2022Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureThe Tender BarNominated
BAFTA Award2013Best DirectorArgoWon
BAFTA Award2013Best FilmArgoWon
Screen Actors Guild Award1998Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureGood Will HuntingWon
Screen Actors Guild Award2013Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureArgoWon