Ben Affleck Trivia

  • Ben Affleck
    • Famous as : Actor
    • Birth Name : Benjamin Geza Affleck
    • Birth Date : August 15, 1972
    • Birth Place : Berkeley, California, USA
    • Spouse : Jennifer Garner (actress, since 29-Jun-05, filed for divorce)
    • Claim to Fame : The writer of "Good Will Hunting" movie (1997)


  • Named The Best Behaved Star of 2007 by People Magazine on December 20, 2007.
  • Ranked 11th on People magazine's list of "Sexiest Men Alive" in 2007.
  • Was rushed to hospital on May 29, 2006 and spent his Memorial Day in the emergency room of Mt. Auburn Hospital in Cambridge, Mass., for a migraine.
  • Ordered to pay $135 for driving in Massachusetts with a suspended license (1999).
  • Ranked 4th in Life & Style's list of "Hollywood's Top 10 Dads" in June 2007.
  • In December 2005 he and wife Jennifer Garner wrote $500 checks each to help fund Massachusetts governor-hopeful Deval Patrick's campaign to represent the Democrats in the gubernatorial elections.
  • Signed a $1.8 million deal to be the face of popular British deodorant Lynx in August 2005.
  • Volunteered to spend several days with disabled children (fall 2003).
  • Meeting Molly Hanna, a student in his mother's fifth-grade class who died of cancer in 2002, has inspired him to contribute to the Neil Bogart Memorial Fund, which supports cancer research at Los Angeles Children's Hospital.
  • Is a loyal Democrat and has supported Senator John Kerry's 2004 presidential campaign.
  • Appeared in a prop photo used in the movie "Mermaids" (1990).
  • Speaks Spanish and learns to speak Arabic.
  • The song "Dear Ben" written by Jennifer Lopez tells how she loved him.
  • Is a devoted fan of the baseball team Boston Red Sox.
  • Has a Boston Celtics logo painted on the basketball court at his house.
  • Doing commercials for L'Oreal Shampoo and is paid $1.5 million for it.
  • The reported $3.5 million engagement ring he gave to Jennifer Lopez was being offered for resale.
  • Was an extra with friend Matt Damon in "Field of Dreams" (1989).
  • Auditioned for Corey Haim's role in "License to Drive" (1988).
  • Possesses vintage Ms. Pac-Man and Millipede video-arcade games.
  • Has 5 motorcycles.
  • Has his teeth capped.
  • He and Matt Damon sold their "Good Will Hunting" (1997) script for $600,000.
  • During the filming of "Reindeer Games" (2000), he accidently knocked unconscious by football player Dana Stubblefield.
  • Is going to make his directorial debut adaptation of Dennis Lehane's novel "Gone, Baby, Gone" (2005).
  • Good at poker and won major poker open's Commerce Casino's California State Poker Championship.
  • Ranked #41 in Premiere's 2003 annual Power 100 List.
  • Daredevil is his hero since little.
  • In 2002, Ben was named People's "Sexiest Man Alive."
  • Entered Promises Rehabilitation Center in Malibu, CA for alcohol abuse.
  • Was one of People Magazine's "50 Most Beautiful People in the World" (1999 & 2000).
  • He and Matt Damon brought their moms to the 1998's Oscars in which they won Best Original Screenplay award for "Good Will Hunting" (1997).
  • His younger brother Casey appeared with him in "Chasing Amy" (1997) and "Good Will Hunting" (1997).
  • Is a very good impressionist.
  • Is of Irish and Scottish ancestry.
  • His first acting experience was for Burger King commercial.
  • Ben had major interest in politic.
  • He did not go to the UK premiere of "Jersey Girl" avoiding questions about his love life with ex-fiancee Jennifer Lopez.
  • He was #77 in Premiere's 2002 annual Power 100 List.