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September 22, 2011

Casey Affleck has joined the cast of Legendary Pictures’ Paradise Lost, reports Variety. Alex Proyas is set to direct the action adventure, which is already set to star Bradley Cooper, Benjamin Walker and Djimon Hounsou.

The film is an adaptation of John Milton’s 17th-century English poem about the epic war in heaven between archangels Michael (Walker) and Lucifer (Cooper), and will be

August 23, 2011

The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that Ben Affleck is in talks to direct and star in the thriller Line of Sight at Warner Bros. Pictures. The film is being produced by Joel Silver and Andrew Rona.

The project would be his follow-up to Argo, a political thriller about the Tehran hostage crisis produced by George Clooney and Grant Heslov. That film starts shooting in September.


Ben Affleck has started the casting process for his Tehran hostage thriller Argo and the first name out of the hat is Oscar-winning actor Alan Arkin ( Little Miss Sunshine ) who will play Hollywood producer Lester Siegel, an O.S.S. veteran described as equal parts bookie and rabbi, according to Variety .

The film is about how the CIA teamed with the Canadian government to rescue six U.S. dipomats who’d been… Continue reading Affleck Casts Alan Arkin for Argo

Ben Affleck & Jennifer Garner: Party Time with Violet!

Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck leave a party with their daughter, Violet, on Thursday (June 2) in Brentwood, Calif.

The 39-year-old actress and Vi wore matching outfits for the bash – striped shirts and gray pants.

The day before, Jennifer took Violet to the local library to check out a stack of books.

Jen’s rep recently shot down rumors… Continue reading Ben Affleck & Jennifer Garner: Party Time with Violet!

Ben Affleck won’t be able to play Tom Buchanan in Baz Luhrmann’s 3D adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic novel, The Great Gatsby , says Deadline .

The Australian shoot for Luhrmann’s film conflicts with Affleck’s next directorial project, Argo . The political thriller is based on a Wired magazine article about the Tehran hostage crisis and will be produced by George Clooney and Grant Heslov.

For The Great Gatsby , Luhrmann… Continue reading Ben Affleck Not Doing The Great Gatsby