Will matt damon turns the tables on a condescending harvard student who tries to make a fool of chuckie ben affleck. Ben affleck and matt damon have the same interest in fimmaking and acting ben affleck and matt damon are working on another screenplay for the movie the last duel ben affleck and matt damon. Matt damon worries media is hounding ben affleck in recovery. Our favorite director kevin smith admitted in a talk that he almost became the director of good will hunting yes that stupid film with stupid actors. Matt damon and ben affleck have proved over the years that nobody does friendship quite like them. In an exclusive interview, ben affleck discusses his new movie, the way back, his childhood, his lifelong friendship with matt damon, his struggle with alcoholism and his new definition of success.
From starring together on the big screen, writing screenplays together, presenting awards sidebyside, to supporting each other even through the tough times, their friendship seems unshakable. Ben affleck picks best the boston accent in the movies. The movie creator kevin smith has announced that the widely anticipated drama good will hunting has been aimed at the stars matt damon and ben affleck. No, you will not get served the obligatory canned quote from matt damon. He is also a stalwart member of the democratic party. Affleck, 45, will direct with damon, 47, starring as the fraudulent former officer. Seems like the trend they are going to, but in the past, they too have their shares of being leading men in romcoms and action. Ben affleck and matt damon offered the story written by them to their best pal. For all the movies theyve appeared in together, each is doing more and more on his own. Ben affleck, matt damon bring in jay roach to direct wife. Matt damon and ben affleck were childhood pals in boston, but theyve since formed.
Matt damon, ben affleck gearing up for new movie with. Matt damon found himself in more hot water this weekend when his take on rumors that he and ben affleck were gay turned into a discussion of gay actors in hollywood. Now, hes taking on a new challenge a movie starring adam driver, jodie comer, and matt damon. Now 47 years old, the actordirector has reached a new chapter in his life after leaving the role of batman behind, and currently has several movie projects in the works.
This gripping true story of crime, greed, subterfuge and fries was set for the movie treatment according to a 2018 announcement, with ben affleck directing and matt damon in the lead role. Matt damon is an american actor, producer and screenwriter. Matt damon and ben affleck wanted this man to take part in. In anticipation of the film, out in october, we decided to explore afflecks history. Ridley scott, matt damon, ben affleck and nicole holofcener team on the last duel.
How an excop rigged mcdonalds monopoly game and stole millions, paul wernick and rhett reese of deadpool fame were confirmed as writers, but precious little has been. Ben affleck exposes the one issue that nearly ended his. Ben affleck and matt damons movie the trade met with. Hes won two oscars, one for cowriting good will hunting with. Inside ben affleck and matt damons enduring friendship. Affleck is the cofounder of the eastern congo initiative, a grantmaking and advocacybased nonprofit organization. Damons most recent films include octobers outer space actioner the martian, for director ridley scott, in which he plays mark watney, an astronaut stranded on. How they survived scandal, heartbreak and tabloid fodder. Ben talks about what it was like growing up as a child actor and reveals the movie role that both he and matt damon auditioned for. Actors and best friends ben affleck, 40, and matt damon, 42, grew up together as kids and have risen to stardom together since the release of their first film good will hunting in 1997. Ben affleck and matt damon have been friends since grade school and their. We were both in love with the same thing acting and filmmaking. With ben affleck, matt damon, linda fiorentino, bud cort.
Chuckie ben affleck, skylar minnie driver, will matt. Matt damon opens up about gay rumours with best buddy ben. This year ben affleck has already starred in the last thing he wanted, and his upcoming drama the way back will be in theaters soon, but he has plenty more movies lined up for the rest of 2020 and beyond. How many movies have ben affleck and matt damon appeared in. Matt damon, ben affleck gearing up for new movie with ridley scott, nicole holofcener twentytwo years after good will hunting, the duo is teaming up again for the big screen. Het verhaal is geschreven door matt damon en ben affleck. Ben affleck wants his friend kevin smith to direct the. Of late, matt damon is often found in scifi epics such as the adjustment bureau 2011, elysium 20, interstellar 2014, and the martian 2015 while ben affleck in crimepolitical thrillers the town 2010, state of play 2009, argo 2012, and gone girl 2014.
With flagrant disregard for the way things get done in the movie business, lifelong friends and fellow actors matt damon and ben affleck decided to write a movie they could act in. Ben affleck and matt damons 10 best joint movies and. Chasing amy 1997 ben affleck stars in this late90s film about two comic book artists who fall for the same woman and butt heads for the first time as they deal with her unexpected past. This is ben affleck, raw and vulnerable, talking extensively for the first time about getting sober again and trying to. Ben affleck was dubbed out of the buffy the vampire slayer. The pair shot to stardom with their 1997 movie good will hunting, which. Since then, the pair have gone on to become major movie stars. Jimmy kimmel talks to kellyanne conway about trump putin meeting. Matt damons varied and rich career has seen him in front of the camera as well as behind. In 2016, affleck smuggled damon onto the set of jimmy kimmel live. Matt damon and ben affleck were the tinseltown dynamic duo of the late 90s.
In the same video, affleck noted how incredibly short matt damon is. Dean martin and jerry lewis, paul newman and robert redford, ben stiller and owen wilson. It may surprise some to know that good will hunting wasnt the first time the duo had been together on the big screen. Not only did the longtime friends star in the movie, but they won the oscar for best original. An abortion clinic worker with a special heritage is called upon to save the existence of humanity from being negated by two renegade angels trying to exploit a loophole and reenter heaven. Matt damon talks ben affleck gay rumors, sexuality and. Although the two have remained close friends and professional partners through their company, this marks their. Field of dreams1989 ben affleck and matt damon appear as extras together during a scene in bostons fenway park in this kevin costner film from 1989. Ben affleck has made a career out of taking big risks.
Matt damon and ben affleck became hollywood superstars after the success of good will hunting. Matt damon and ben afflecks bromance through the years. Ahead of the premiere of ben affleck and matt damons joint venture, the runner, we ranked the rest of our favorite joint ventures of theirs. Oceans trilogy 200107 and played the titular spy jason bourne in four of the five films in the bourne series 200216. The glaring hypocrisy of matt damon and ben afflecks. With robin williams, matt damon, ben affleck, stellan skarsgard. Childhood friends hailing from cambridge ma, they came independently to. The next year, matt rejoined his childhood friend, ben affleck and fellow comedian, chris rock, in the comedy dogma 1999. Ben affleck, matt damon bring in jay roach to direct wife swap movie the trade warner bros. After 15 long years, matt damon and ben affleck are finally doing a new movie together. Ben affleck to direct matt damon in monopoly scam movie. Pearl street coproduced damons last jason bourne movie and afflecks latest, the gangster epic live by night.
Ben affleck biography, movie highlights and photos. The glaring hypocrisy of matt damon and ben afflecks harvey weinstein statements hollywood it took a while for the actors, whose careers weinstein launched with. The childhood pals grew up together in cambridge, massachusetts. That same year, he starred as an earnest law student and reformed poker player in rounders 1998, starring opposite edward norton and john malkovich. We informed affleck that when we asked damon the same question, he admitted that both affleck brothers had great boston accents in their oscar. Matt damon on reuniting with ben affleck to write the last.
Fox is developing how an excop rigged mcdonalds monopoly game and stole millions as a movie with ben affleck attached to direct and matt damon starring the studio won the movie rights. Ben affleck talks raising kids with his ex, facing his. With jodie comer, ben affleck, matt damon, adam driver. What happened to ben afflecks mcdonalds monopoly movie. In the same year that whedons buffy series landed on the wb network in the us, affleck, with his pal matt damon, released good will hunting and won an oscar for best original screenplay at the 70th academy awards.
Why ben affleck is nervous to film his new movie with matt. It is behind the oscartipped drama manchester by the sea. Matt damon and ben affleck have proved over the years that nobody does friendship quite like them the childhood pals grew up together in cambridge, massachusetts. Actors matt damon l and ben affleck arrive at the premiere of warner bros. Ben affleck and matt damon s movie about the new york yankees 1973 wifeswapping incident is going forward despite the efforts of one of its subjects to get the film killed. Ben affleck on being a child actor with matt damon youtube. When you think of famous hollywood duos, there are plenty who come to mind. The two claim they met when affleck was only 8, and damon was still just 10, as they grew up in the same neighborhood in massachusetts and both loved baseball.
Why did matt damon and ben affleck wait so long before. Ben affleck will direct matt damon in the monopoly scam movie, based on the daily beast article about the man who scammed the mcdonalds monopoly game and stole millions of dollars. Less than a week after the article was published, ben affleck walked away with to the film, which he planned to direct with matt damon to star. Matt damon reveals why it took him and ben affleck 20 years to write another screenplay together and talks about their new film the last duel. While both matt damon and ben affleck are wellrespected actors in their own right, we cant deny that theyre better.
Ben afflecks essential roles, from dazed and confused. But, you also have to toss ben affleck and matt damon into the mix as well. Matt damon damon in 2015 born matthew paige damon 19701008 october 8, 1970 age 49 cambridge, massachusetts, u. Deadline reports that the twosome will costar in scott ridleys film adaptation of the last duel by eric jager. Affleck and damon are coowners of the production company pearl street films. Ben affleck and matt damon have upheld an enviable bromance through the years. The two claim they met when affleck was only 8, and damon was still just 10, as they grew up in the same neighborhood in massachusetts and.194 66 299 345 514 701 168 756 225 1193 828 241 591 611 1081 394 1524 781 1382 256 857 1547 1371 788 780 1028 38 840 536 1380 1355 575 519 898 943 925 1270 669 1221 11 1480 1043 883 1301 122 153 1441 289 259 1247