Ben Affleck net worth: Ben Affleck is an American actor, screenwriter, producer, and director who has a net worth of $85 million. Ben Affleck was born on August 15, 1972 in Berkeley, California. He grew up in Cambridge, Massachusetts and made his first acting appearances on local Boston-area children's television shows. As an adult, he played minor roles in several films before beginning his longtime collaboration with director Kevin Smith. His first movie with Smith was 1995's Mallrats, which was followed with Chasing Amy, Dogma, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back. Affleck followed his early successes with leading-man roles in Armageddon, Pearl Harbor, The Sum of All Fears, and Daredevil. His career flagged slightly in the early 2000s, but he received critical praise for his performance as "George Reeves" in the 2006 drama Hollywoodland and for his role in the 2009 political drama State of Play.
In 1997, he won an Academy Award for Best Screenplay for the movie Good Will Hunting, an honor he shared with longtime friend Matt Damon. He made his directorial debut in 2007, with Gone Baby Gone. He also wrote, produced and directed The Town. He produced, directed and starred in Argo. He also produced three seasons of the reality TV show Project Greenlight. In the 1990s, Affleck famously dated actresses Gwyneth Paltrow and Jennifer Lopez. He eventually married actress Jennifer Garner in 2005, and the couple has two daughters and a son today. In June 2015, Ben And Jennifer announced that they were divorcing after 10 years of marriage.