Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Shakespeare In Love . Bounce was released in October 2000.
Geza. Benjamin Geza Affleck
Paige. Matthew Paige Damon
Harvard. He was studying media until he dropped out to become an actor
Pearl Harbor. Ben played a 'Pearl Harbor' pilot named Rafe.
Casey . Casey Affleck also was in '200 Cigerettes' with his brother Ben.
Gwyneth Paltrow. Although Ben and Gwyneth split up they continued to be good friends.
Best Original Screenplay. Both Ben and Matt Damon won in 1997 for their screenplay for 'Good Will Hunting'.
School Ties. Matt Damon and Brendan Fraser were also feature in this 1992 movie. He had previously appeared in an uncredited role as a basketball player in "Buffy The Vampire Slayer" (1992).
False. Ben's parents, Chris and Tim, separated shortly after he was born.
The Voyage of the Mimi. The show premiered on PBS in 1980 and featured short documentaries to help children develop their math and science skills.
Bounce. Although Gwyneth and Ben acted together in 'Shakespeare in Love', this was the first movie Gwyneth and Ben both starred together in.
A. J. Frost. A.J. helps save the world from asteroids.
8. In early 1981, while living in Cambridge, Mass., Ben met Matt Damon who is still one of his closest friends.
Geza . Ben was named after a Holocaust survivor friend of his parents.
Sandra Bullock. In 'Forces of Nature' Ben plays a struggling writer who falls in love with a rebel on the way to his wedding.
August 15, 1972. Ben was born in Berkley, California.
Berkley, California. Ben is the oldest child in his family, he was born August 15, 1972. His younger brother Casey, also an actor, was born almost exactly 3 years later on August 12, 1975.
Tim. Tim Affleck is a former actor and is now a counselor. Chris, Ben's mother is a school teacher.
|Ben first met Jennifer Lopez while filming a movie, what movie was it? ||Ben Affleck
"Gigli" (2003). "Gigli" was the first movie in which Ben and Jennifer Lopez both worked together, and a little while later Ben and Jennifer worked on "Jersey Girl" together. "Tough Love" was another name producers toyed with for "Gigli".
|What university did Ben dropout of after only one semester?||Ben Affleck
University of Vermont. Ben also attended Occidental College in Eagle Rock, CA. He was filming "School Ties" during part of that time.
|Ben played in a movie called "Phantoms" (1998). What was his character's name?||Ben Affleck
Sheriff Bryce Hammond. The quote: 'Ben Affleck was the Bomb in "Phantoms".' was said by Jay in "Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back." Both the novel and the screenplay for "Phantoms" were written by Dean Koontz.
|What year was Ben chosen as one of "People Magazine's" Most Beautiful People in the World?||Ben Affleck
1999. Ben also appeared in both "Vanity Fair" and "Harper's Bazaar" in 1999.
|Ben voluntarily entered a rehabilitation center for alcohol abuse in the fall of 2001. What was the name of this rehabilitation center?||Ben Affleck
Promises Rehabilitation Center. Ben was driven to the center by another famous friend, Charlie Sheen.
|In which year did Ben win an academy award for Best Original Screenplay for "Good Will Hunting?" (Co-written with Matt Damon)||Ben Affleck
1998. When Affleck won the award he said in part of his acceptance speech; "This is too much for two guys who have never even won a raffle." It took 5 years from the time Ben and Matt started writing the screenplay for "Good Will Hunting" (1997) for the movie to be released to the public.
|Ben Affleck was in several movies directed/written by the same man including; "Dogma," "Mall Rats," and "Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back" to name a few. Who is this famous director/writer? ||Ben Affleck
Kevin Smith. Ben was paid a mere $7,000 for his role in "Chasing Amy" one of the many Kevin Smith films that he has played in. Kevin Smith actually recommended Ben for the lead in "Daredevil." While Kevin Smith only had a small role in the movie "Daredevil," he has been a writer on some of the "Daredevil" comic books.