Entertainment Ben Affleck says his divorce helped him become a better actor
‘Why I changed my name from Bland’
The name helped his family escape prejudice. But for the BBC’s Ben Boulos, it is time for a change.In the early 1920s, Mark and Mary Blumenthal started a new life. Their parents had already left behind family roots in Lithuania and Russia to live in Britain.
is getting better height. Actor since his earliest childhood - he made his small screen debut at the age of eight in the series "The Voyage of the Mimi", the interpreter of AJ Frost in "Armageddon" takes stock of his career in an interview with , this Wednesday, February 24. A crossover interview with, among others, Sacha Baron Cohen and John David Washington, in which he says some of his personal experiences have shaped his screen work, making him a better actor over the decades. This is particularly the case with his divorce from , with whom he shared his life for almost eleven years.
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"I have enough experience"
"The fact of having lived enough years, of having known enough ups and downs, of having had children and of having divorced, I am now at a point in my life where I have enough experience to bring to a role what makes it really interesting to me. I'm not good enough to invent it out of thin air, ”he begins. “Getting older and having more intense and meaningful personal experiences made acting a lot more interesting for me and, in turn, drew me to the kind of movies that were about people who have faults.
Together since 2004, Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck got married a year later, before giving birth to three children: Violet (15), Seraphine (12) and Samuel (8). After several years punctuated by ups and downs, caused in particular by the actor's addiction to alcohol, the two spouses announced their separation in 2015 and made it official in 2018., in the columns of the "New York Times". At the time, he starred in the feature film "The Way Back", in which he played a basketball coach who lost his wife and family to his alcohol addiction. “It’s not particularly healthy to stay focused on failures and relapses. I certainly made mistakes. I certainly did things that I regret. But you have to pull yourself together, learn from it and try to move forward, ”he concluded.
George Clooney is spotted arriving at the set of The Tender Bar .
The director's stroll comes not long after it was announced that Billie Lourd has been in talks to join the cast of the upcoming film Ticket To Paradise, which Clooney is attached to.The 59-year-old actor appeared to be taking it easy as he strolled around the day's filming location, which is currently set at Lesley University.