Raking it in!Ben Affleckhas amassed a hefty web price thanks to working as a author, actor and director in Hollywood for many years.
TheGone Girlactor’s web price is estimated to be $150 million, in accordance to Celebrity Net Worth. Funny sufficient, his largest payday from an appearing gig to date is $15 million from the filmPaycheck. However, Deadline reported Ben doubtless made “an eight-figure quote” for his function as Batman in the DC Universe, particularly in theJustice Leaguefilm.
However, theWay Backstar wasn’t all the time incomes such a powerful paycheck for his skills. He started appearing as a child and teenager whereas dwelling in Cambridge, Massachusetts, along with his household. Thanks to his giant stature, he was usually cast as a jock. In the early Nineties, he scored small roles in moviesDaddy,Buffy the Vampire SlayerandSchool Ties.
As most followers know, Ben’s breakout profession second was 1997’sGood Will Hunting, which he wrote and starred in with childhood good friendMatt Damon. This not solely received the writing duo an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay, however the flick cemented each of their careers and launched them into the A-list standing they nonetheless maintain as we speak.
Following the success ofGood Will Hunting, theDeep Wateractor went on to star in Armageddon, Shakespeare in Love, Pearl Harbor, Changing Lanes and Daredevil.
Besides appearing, the Hollywood hunk’s first directing gig was 2007’sGone Baby Goneadopted byThe Town, which he wrote, produced and directed, in 2010.Argowas additionally an enormous directorial success for Ben in 2012.
Ben and Matt arrange their very own manufacturing firm in 1998 referred to as Pearl Street Films. They later fashioned one other manufacturing firm referred to as LivePlanet.
That being mentioned, theGiglistar has skilled many ups and downs in his private life. He attended residential remedy for alcoholism in 2001 and returned once more in 2017 and 2018, amid his divorce from ex-wifeJennifer Garner, with whom he shares children Violet, Seraphina and Samuel. In 2019, Ben acknowledged he relapsed after pictures circulated of him falling down drunk whereas leaving a Halloween get together.
“It was only a slip … I’m not going to let it derail me,” he later informed a member of the media shortly after the incident whereas outdoors the13 Going on 30actress’ house, in accordance to TMZ.
Besides his marriage to Jennifer, whom he met whereas filming 2003’s Daredevil, Ben had high-profile romances with ex-fiancéeJennifer Lopezand former girlfriendAna de Armas.