Articles about Ben Affleck

Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt, widely known as Ben Affleck, is an American actor, screenwriter, film director, and producer born on August 15, 1972. He started his acting career as a child with the PBS educational series 'The Voyage of the Mimi' (1984 and 1988). As an adult, Affleck rose to prominence when he and Matt Damon won the Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for writing ‘Good Will Hunting’ (1997). He made his directorial debut with the 2007 film ‘Gone Baby Gone’. The 2012 political thriller ‘Argo’ won Affleck the Golden Globe and BAFTA Award for Best Director, as well as the BAFTA, Golden Globe, and Academy Award for Best Picture. Affleck portrayed the superhero Batman in the DC Extended Universe with appearances in ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ (2016), ‘Justice League’ (2017), and 'Zack Snyder's Justice League'. He also co-founded the grantmaking and advocacy-based non-profit organization called the Eastern Congo Initiative.

Ben Affleck-Matt Damon's 'The Last Duel' releasing here next month

30 Sep 2021

Ben Affleck-Matt Damon's 'The Last Duel' releasing here next month

Ben Affleck and Matt Damon's most-anticipated movie The Last Duel has found a release date in India.

'Gone Girl' sequel: What will be Amy's game this time?

23 Aug 2021

'Gone Girl' sequel: What will be Amy's game this time?

David Fincher's Gone Girl impressed all with its unpredictable story.

'The Last Duel' trailer shows 14th century's 'Me Too' story

21 Jul 2021

'The Last Duel' trailer shows 14th century's 'Me Too' story

Trailer of director Ridley Scott's The Last Duel has been released and it stars Adam Driver, Jodie Comer, Ben Affleck and Matt Damon in lead roles.

JLo ready to save humanity in Netflix's sci-fi thriller 'Atlas'

17 Jun 2021

JLo ready to save humanity in Netflix's sci-fi thriller 'Atlas'

Actor and singer Jennifer Lopez is ready to save the human race in her new science-fiction thriller movie, Atlas.

Julia Roberts working on another show, this time with Apple

06 Jan 2021

Julia Roberts working on another show, this time with Apple

Julia Roberts was expected to return on Homecoming, or so her fans thought.

Ben Stokes' father passes away: Details here

08 Dec 2020

Ben Stokes' father passes away: Details here

England cricketer Ben Stokes has lost his father Ged on Tuesday.

Matthew McConaughey wants 'How To Lose a Guy...' sequel

15 Nov 2020

Matthew McConaughey wants 'How To Lose a Guy...' sequel

The chemistry between Matthew McConaughey and Kate Hudson is too scintillating to miss in How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days.

'The Umbrella Academy' lives by reputation to earn third season

15 Nov 2020

'The Umbrella Academy' lives by reputation to earn third season

The Umbrella Academy seems to be doing just fine to evade Netflix's wrath and actually earn another season.

'Who's the best Batman?' asks Jimmy Kimmel; Michael Keaton answers

25 Oct 2020

'Who's the best Batman?' asks Jimmy Kimmel; Michael Keaton answers

Are you excited about The Flash?

Jared Leto reprises Joker's role for 'Zack Snyder's Justice League'

24 Oct 2020

Jared Leto reprises Joker's role for 'Zack Snyder's Justice League'

Jared Leto is back to playing Joker.

Joaquin Phoenix, Ridley Scott reunite for Napoleon Bonaparte drama, 'Kitbag'

16 Oct 2020

Joaquin Phoenix, Ridley Scott reunite for Napoleon Bonaparte drama, 'Kitbag'

After the Oscar-winning performance in Joker, Joaquin Phoenix is ready for his next: A film on French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte.

'Name That Tune' host Tom Kennedy (93) dies

12 Oct 2020

'Name That Tune' host Tom Kennedy (93) dies

Legendary game show host Tom Kennedy passed away at the age of 93.

Zack Snyder to shoot new footage for his 'Justice League'

24 Sep 2020

Zack Snyder to shoot new footage for his 'Justice League'

Director Zack Snyder has decided to modify his version, the famed Snyder Cut, of Justice League by shooting a new footage.

'The Social Dilemma': Brutal, horrifying facts for social media junkies

20 Sep 2020

'The Social Dilemma': Brutal, horrifying facts for social media junkies

How do you start talking about an invisible force that drives you from morning to night without you knowing?

Ben Stokes likely to miss first half of IPL 2020

07 Sep 2020

Ben Stokes likely to miss first half of IPL 2020

Rajasthan Royals all-rounder Ben Stokes is likely to miss the first half of the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season.

Warner Bros, DC release multiple film, game trailers

25 Aug 2020

Warner Bros, DC release multiple film, game trailers

DC fans couldn't have asked for a better gift.

Batfleck to return with 'The Flash,' one last time

22 Aug 2020

Batfleck to return with 'The Flash,' one last time

To those fans missing Batfleck after Robert Pattinson has grabbed the role, Ben Affleck hears you!

Second Time Lucky: Dwayne Johnson becomes world's highest paid actor

16 Aug 2020

Second Time Lucky: Dwayne Johnson becomes world's highest paid actor

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has won the bout again.

Zack Snyder's 'Justice League' to feature Superman in black suit

26 Jul 2020

Zack Snyder's 'Justice League' to feature Superman in black suit

Zack Snyder's long-pending Justice League is finally happening, and many DC fans are still in the "pinch me" phase.

Coca-Cola to Unilever, these big brands are boycotting Facebook ads

29 Jun 2020

Coca-Cola to Unilever, these big brands are boycotting Facebook ads

Facebook is heavily reliant on a revenue model where it shows personalized ads from brands and generates money from the businesses for providing ad space and the resulting traction.

Transfer news: Brendan Rodgers relaxed about Ben Chilwell's situation

19 Jun 2020

Transfer news: Brendan Rodgers relaxed about Ben Chilwell's situation

Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers insists the club is "pretty relaxed" about keeping Ben Chilwell, despite interest from Premier League giants Chelsea and Manchester City.

ENG vs WI: Should Ben Stokes lead in Root's absence?

08 Jun 2020

ENG vs WI: Should Ben Stokes lead in Root's absence?

England skipper Joe Root is likely to miss the first Test against West Indies as Root's wife is due to give birth to their second child in July.

England vs West Indies: Joe Root may miss series opener

03 Jun 2020

England vs West Indies: Joe Root may miss series opener

England skipper Joe Root could miss the first Test against West Indies at the Ageas Bowl next month.

List of best Batman portrayals in films and television

02 Jun 2020

List of best Batman portrayals in films and television

'I am the vengeance! I am the night! I am Batman', more iconic lines have rarely been heard from superheroes.

Zack Snyder's 'Justice League' is finally releasing. Fans are thrilled!

21 May 2020

Zack Snyder's 'Justice League' is finally releasing. Fans are thrilled!

They are coming back to save the world!

Raya, the dating app Hollywood celebrities use for finding love

02 Dec 2019

Raya, the dating app Hollywood celebrities use for finding love

Today, a large number of adults rely on dating services like Tinder, Bumble, and Hinge to find their partners.

A hacker just installed Windows 10 on a calculator

11 Nov 2019

A hacker just installed Windows 10 on a calculator

Many techies have a knack for 'reinventing' gadgets with new tricks, workarounds.

Top 7 thriller movies that you can stream on Netflix

21 Aug 2019

Top 7 thriller movies that you can stream on Netflix

Grab your favorite snack, hit the sack, and Netflix the entire day: Sounds like a good off-day plan?

Top six most expensive films Hollywood has ever produced

08 Aug 2019

Top six most expensive films Hollywood has ever produced

Hollywood is probably the most recognizable film industry in the world, where movies get made on a regular basis.

Five twin cities around the world, you should visit

08 Aug 2019

Five twin cities around the world, you should visit

You might have heard of the term 'twin cities' or 'sister cities' quite often, but what exactly are they?

Five hidden gems of London you must explore/visit

23 Jul 2019

Five hidden gems of London you must explore/visit

London, the classy capital city of England demands to be visited by all travel souls at least once in a lifetime.

Know the villains of 'The Batman', Robert Pattinson's upcoming film

18 May 2019

Know the villains of 'The Batman', Robert Pattinson's upcoming film

The next big screen adaptation of DC's most popular superhero, Batman will be releasing in 2021.

Goodbye Batfleck! Robert Pattinson to be the new Batman

17 May 2019

Goodbye Batfleck! Robert Pattinson to be the new Batman

Hold your breath, for there is a new Batman in town!

Five best movies, shows coming to Netflix in March 2019

27 Feb 2019

Five best movies, shows coming to Netflix in March 2019

Netflix is one of the premiere content streaming sites and they plan to cement their position by continuously adding new movies and shows.

'The Social Network' actor Armie Hammer is the next Batman?

20 Feb 2019

'The Social Network' actor Armie Hammer is the next Batman?

The Batman is the upcoming standalone movie from DCEU and while fans cannot wait to see what the film has in store, the project has hit a couple of snafus along the way.

'Twilight' star Robert Pattinson being considered as the next Batman?

05 Feb 2019

'Twilight' star Robert Pattinson being considered as the next Batman?

Robert Pattinson is most famous for playing the role of brooding Edward Cullen in the Twilight series.

Following Ben Affleck's DCEU exit, Nick Jonas wants Batman role

01 Feb 2019

Following Ben Affleck's DCEU exit, Nick Jonas wants Batman role

Ben Affleck is hanging up the proverbial cape of Gotham's crusader as he exits his role as Batman from the DCEU movies.

'The Batman' movie might start shooting this November

06 Jan 2019

'The Batman' movie might start shooting this November

Batman is one of the most iconic superhero characters in comics and films.

#MeToo: First-trailer of 'The Reckoning', film on Harvey Weinstein, out

25 Oct 2018

#MeToo: First-trailer of 'The Reckoning', film on Harvey Weinstein, out

In 2017, Hollywood saw the beginnings of a movement that would forever change how the industry dealt with women.

Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill exit Batman and Superman roles

18 Oct 2018

Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill exit Batman and Superman roles

The DC Extended Universe is seeing major reshuffling following a series of critically panned films.