Ben Affleck net worth: Award winning American actor and filmmaker, Ben Affleck has a net worth of $75 million.
Berkeley, California born talent in Hollywood, Ben Affleck’s father was an actor and stage manager with Theater Company of Boston in mid-60s. Surrounded by people working in theaters and arts, Ben Affleck started professional acting at the age of seven. When he was 13, he traveled to Mexico to film for a children’s television program.
A close friend to Matt Damon since childhood, he shared common career dreams to be an actor in future. Affleck’s big break came when he dropped out of college after a creative writing professor ridiculed an early draft of ‘Good Will Hunting’ screenplay.
Affleck featured first in ‘Dark Side of the Street’ when he was seven and was known as a prominent child actor in children’s series ‘The Voyage of the Mimi’ and its other series. He also made several commercial appearances and moved to New York to pursue a full-time career in the entertainment industry. Ben got quick gigs and appeared for movies like ‘Daddy’, ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’, ‘School Ties’, ‘Dazed and Confused’, to add a few.
With a series of ‘excellent’ acting in several movies, he made a great impression in the Hollywood industry in his young age. His biggest break came through 1997’s ‘Good Will Hunting’ movie that he co-wrote and starred in. A movie-fanatic whose script was once called a failure by his professor saw his career made a great turn around. He went on to write and act for several other ‘Hundred Million Box Office!’ movies that made him rich overnight.
Ben Affleck has had never to see back after landing roles in award winning movies like ‘Armageddon’, ‘Shakespeare in Love’, Pearl Harbor’, ‘The Sum of All Fears’ to name some. He has also won two Academy Awards and Golden Gold Awards as a director. The ‘Argo’ movie director portrayed a great role in 2014 psychological thriller ‘Gone Girl’ for which he received several positive critics to be named as one of the best actors in Hollywood.
Affleck is also portraying the character of Batman in the upcoming movie ‘Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice’. This high profile actor has also been linked with several top female actresses like Gwyneth Paltrow and Jennifer Lopez over the years. But, Affleck married Jennifer Garner in 2005 and has three children with her. The couple got divorced in 2015.
No doubt, Ben Affleck is one of the finest actors working in Hollywood currently, for which he amasses a huge net worth of $75 million.
Quick Facts about Ben Affleck
Full Name: Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt
Profession: Actor, Director, Writer and Producer
Height: 1.89 m
Date of Birth: August 15, 1972
Place of Birth: Berkeley, California, U.S.
Marital status: Separated (Jennifer Garner)
Astrological sign: Leo