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Ben Affleck & Charlize Theron Romance Rumors True?

3/31/2016 1:16pm EDT
Ben Affleck & Charlize Theron Embroiled In 'Secret Romance,' Tab
A Ben Affleck and Charlize Theron are the latest celebrities to circulate the rumor mill of Hollywood romances.

OK! magazine published a report that Affleck and Theron are in a “shocking romance,” but Gossip Cop corrects the false claims.

The tabloid's new issue hit newsstands on Wednesday and stated that Ben and Charlize are in a “shocking” and “secret romance.”

According to the article, the pair have had the hots for each other at least 16 years. It declares that now the A-list singles are “finally able to see where their incredible chemistry will lead them.”

The magazine gives a brie...

Is Ben Affleck Going After JLaw?

3/31/2016 8:42am EDT
Ben Affleck Trying To Date Jennifer Lawrence For Bennifer 3.0?
Is Ben Affleck going for the Jennifer trifecta? A new report indicates that after dating Jennifer Lopez and marrying Jennifer Garner, Affleck is looking to go on a date with Jennifer Lawrence. That, of course, would be Bennifer 3.0.

According to Gossip Cop, however, Ben Affleck is not trying to pursue JLaw despite what you may have read.

"Affleck is not currently pursuing Lawrence romantically or professionally," reports the gossip debunking site.

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lawrence may find themselves doing a movie together at some point, but it doesn't sound like Ben is actively looking ...

Reviews: See What Movies Are Worth Checking Out This Week

3/24/2016 12:10pm EDT
Batman vs. Superman
Sci-fi and fantasy seem to be the special of the week as we check out a few flicks that push the boundaries of reality. (In more ways than one!) Heroes with a beef, love that carries over lifetimes and family dramas with a little alien DNA – read encapsulated reviews of "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice," "Identicals" and "Midnight Special" below!

Title: "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice"

Stars: 1

Genre: Action / Adventure / Fantasy

Cast: Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck, Jesse Eisenberg

Director: Zack Snyder

Rating: PG-13

Running Time: 153 Minutes

Release Company: Warner Bros.


Why Is Ben Affleck Banning His Son From Batman v Superman?

3/20/2016 12:53pm EDT
Ben Affleck
For the time being, at least, one person is guaranteed not to see the full Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice movie when it hits theaters on March 25: Ben Affleck's son.

"Four years old is a little young to see this whole movie. I don't want him to have nightmares," Affleck said during a Friday interview about the upcoming film. According to a Fox 411 report, Affleck's 4-year-old son, Samuel, will only see the Pg-13 film if producers create family friendly snippets for a private screening.

"I'll have to con one of the editors into giving me a truncated version of the movie without some ...

Ben Affleck Talks 'Lots Of Tattoos' On His Body

3/20/2016 8:39am EDT
Ben Affleck Talks 'Lots Of Tattoos' On His Body And That Massive
While promoting his new film with Henry Cavill, "Batman Vs. Superman," Ben Affleck started to talk about his role as the caped crusader, but the conversation took a more intimate turn quite quickly.

"I have a lot of tattoos. It's true, I do," the actor revealed to Entertainment Tonight about his latest and much-talked-about ink, a giant phoenix across his back.

The chat then turned to the multitude of ink the actor has on his body, much of which is not seen in the media because they are in places you wouldn't see while the actor is on-camera.

Of the phoenix tattoo, Affleck remarked that ...

Ben Affleck Speaks Out

3/16/2016 8:47am EDT
Ben Affleck Speaks Out About Jennifer Garner Divorce
Ben Affleck has spoken out about his split from Jennifer Garner just about a week after Garner opened up in an interview with Vanity Fair. The Batman actor sat down with the New York Times to talk about the new film and to discuss his ex's decision to talk publicly about their split -- even though he said he wouldn't be talking about his personal life.

"Jen’s great. She’s a great person. We’re on great terms. I just saw her this morning, so that’s the reality that I live in," Ben said.

In regard to Jen's Vanity Fair interview, Ben said the following.

"She felt like she wanted to discuss ...

Why Does Jennifer Garner Think Ben Affleck Is 'The Best Dad Ever?'

3/5/2016 7:26pm EST
Jennifer Garner Says Ben Affleck Dressing As Batman For Their So
Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck may have had a rough 2015 but that didn't stop Garner from giving Affleck his due after the actor donned his Batman suit for their son's birthday party last weekend.

The fun started when the couple's 4-year-old son Sam told his parents that he wanted a superhero themed birthday party. That's when Affleck, who will star as Batman in the upcoming film 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' decided to pull out all the stops.

"We all dressed up, I dressed up as a ninja and Ben dressed up as Batman for Sam," Garner explained while promoting her new film 'Miracles ...

You Won't Believe What Jennifer Garner Says About Split With Ben Affleck

2/27/2016 9:35am EST
Jennifer Garner On Estranged Husband Ben Affleck: 'He's The Love
Jennifer Garner has opened up about her split with Ben Affleck, saying she doesn't regret the relationship and he will always be "the love of my life." The pair split in June after 10 years of marriage, and the actress gets candid in a new interview with Vanity Fair.

Garner addresses rumors that Affleck's alleged affair with their nanny, Christine Ouzounian, led to the split, saying the 28-year-old had "nothing to do" with their decision to divorce.

"Let me just tell you something: we had been separated for months before I ever heard about the nanny," she reveals. "She had nothing to do w...

Ben Affleck Moves On During Divorce From Jennifer Garner

2/22/2016 2:00am EST
Ben Affleck Moving On While Divorce From Jennifer Garner Continu
How is Ben Affleck moving on as his pending divorce from Jennifer Garner works is way through the process? A source reveals that as long as he keeps busy, Affleck is well.

"He is happier and a more fulfilled person when he's busy all day and night working," a film source tells People magazine. "He's smart, dedicated and restless."

When it comes to his romantic life, the insider explains that "he is not dating anyone."

Ben Affleck is doing the best he can to stay positive as the divorce plays out. It's not fun for anyone experiencing a high-profile split like Affleck and Garner are, anoth...

Ben Affleck & Jennifer Garner Leave Town For Weekend Getaway

2/14/2016 4:30am EST
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner left together with two of their children for a Valentine's Day weekend getaway.

A source tells People magazine that the estranged couple were seen boarding a private jet on Friday and headed to a ski resort in Montana. The Hollywood stars own a condo there and also spent Christmas there last year.

It looks like Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner are keeping things on friendly terms for the sake of their children – Seraphina, 7, Samuel, 3, and Violet, 10. Violet didn't appear to be with everyone else for the weekend getaway.

Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck t...

Is Ben Affleck Upset With Jennifer Garner Because She's Dating Again?

1/15/2016 9:49am EST
Jennifer Garner
A report surfaced earlier this week that Ben Affleck was upset with Jennifer Garner because she's dating again, causing a "war" between the couple. The rumor has been debunked.

In Touch claimed that the actor is "standing in the way" of Garner's supposed dating life. An insider said: "He’s been demanding and jealous, constantly asking her who she’s spending time with. He hates that he has no control over her anymore."

Garner, 43, was recently linked to Patrick Dempsey; however, the pair is not dating. She was also linked to a mystery man after she was photographed laughing in a car with ...

Jen & Ben Appear Somber While Attending Funeral

1/5/2016 10:57am EST
Jennifer Garner & Ben Affleck Make Rare Joint Appearance To Atte
Estranged couple Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck attended a funeral together over the weekend for an unknown mutual friend. The couple was photographed in Los Angeles on Saturday looking melancholy as they prepared to lay their loved one to rest.

It's the first time the couple has appeared together in public in quite some time.

The Daily Mail posted photos of the pair, who both wore black. Affleck donned a suit with a tie, while Garner opted for a simple dress and sweater. The pair walked side by side, and the actress's body language indicated she was closed off to her husband as she cros...

Ben & Jen Are Doing It All For The Kids

12/29/2015 10:25am EST
Ben Affleck & Jennifer Garner's 'Cordial' Relationship: Pair Rar
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner spent Christmas together with their children, but the couple did not spend any one-on-one time together, according to a new report.

An insider told US Weekly, "They are almost never together alone without the kids. They don’t hang out. It’s a cordial relationship."

It appears that rumors of a reconciliation are just that. Affleck is currently living in a renovated guest cottage on their 3-acre property in Brentwood, Calif., and "the two don't even have to see each other unless they want to," according to the magazine.

The estranged couple, who announced th...

Is There A Reason Ben And Jennifer Are Still Living Together?

12/29/2015 8:10am EST
Why Are Exes Ben Affleck And Jennifer Garner Still Living Togeth
Although Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner split six months ago, the couple continues to live on the same property.

Why the strange and likely uncomfortable arrangement?

According to a story published by People Magazine, Affleck and Garner reportedly feel the arrangement is best for their family, including young children Violet, Seraphina and Samuel.

Reportedly, Affleck continues to live in a guesthouse on the family's Los Angeles estate.

According to the article, Affleck and Garner spent Thanksgiving and Christmas together as a family.

"It's obvious many times that they both find it an...

The Stress Is Catching Up To Ben Affleck

12/28/2015 9:05am EST
Ben Affleck Headed For A Breakdown? Pal Says Actor Is 'A Shadow
Ben Affleck is still reeling from his split with Jennifer Garner and is on the verge of a breakdown, if a new report is to be believed. The couple announced they were divorcing over the summer after 10 years of marriage.

A "worried pal" has opened up to Radar Online, revealing: "Ben’s a shadow of his former self — bloated, down and completely torn over what to do."

It has been reported on numerous occasions that Affleck has been working to repair his marriage. Garner has reportedly stalled divorced negotiations until her estranged husband wraps up his latest film, "Live By Night."

The fr...

Ben And Jen Are Spending Christmas Together

12/23/2015 9:15am EST
Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner Christmas: Couple Celebrating Toget
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner may no longer be together, but the former couple will be spending the Christmas holiday together for the sake of their three kids. According to Us Weekly, the actors will spend Friday together in an effort to keep everything as normal as possible for their children.

"Christmas morning they will all be together to open presents. Ben and Jen want every Christmas to be a time of joy and family. They want their kids’ childhood memories to still be good," said a source. The family will reportedly be traveling to Montana to spend some time at the Yellowstone Club ...

Jennifer Garner's Mother-In-Law Is Trying To Save Her Marriage (Report)

12/16/2015 1:50pm EST
Jennifer Garner
Ben Affleck's mother is reportedly trying to prevent her son from divorcing daughter-in-law Jennifer Garner by urging them to go to counseling.

Christine Boldt was recently spotted with the actress and her granddaughter Seraphina after attending church. Celebrity Dirty Laundry reports that "those in the know say Ben’s mom is sticking by Jen’s side and freezing Ben out."

Ever since Affleck allegedly hooked up with his former nanny Christine Ouzounian, Boldt has been very upset with her "scandal-plagued son." CLD cites a report from the Globe that claims Boldt is "ashamed and furious" with ...

Who Is Ben Affleck Actually Dating?

12/14/2015 11:00am EST
Ben Affleck's Latest Hook Up: Star Is Reportedly Dating 'Batman
Ben Affleck is reportedly dating again, and if you believe the tabloid rumors, he's been spotted getting cozy with two of his co-stars (from different films). The latest gossip is that he's hooking up with his "Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice" co-star Abigail Kuklis.

Ironically, the relatively unknown blonde actress starred in 2009 film "Ghosts of Girlfriends Past" with Affleck's estranged wife, Jennifer Garner. She played a stripper.

A source told Star magazine (via Celebrity Dirty Laundry), "Ben and Abigail began seeing each other on the sly. They have spent time together on both co...

Ben Affleck & Sienna Miller Get Cozy Between Shoots, A Brangelina-Style Romance Heating Up?

12/12/2015 7:31pm EST
Ben Affleck, Sienna Miller Holding Hands Reminds Us Of Brad & An
Ben Affleck and Sienna Miller were spotted holding hands in Los Angeles earlier in the week, instantly sparking rumors about a budding romance between the two stars of the upcoming film Live By Night.

Affleck, who both stars in and directs the upcoming movie, was in between filming scenes on the L.A. movie set when he was photographed holding Sienna's hand (photo below). Although E!'s sources are downplaying the Affleck-Miller connection, that's how Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's romance started — and now they are married with six kids!

Back in 2004, Brad and Angelina were spotted holding...

Did Ben Affleck Get Plastic Surgery?

12/9/2015 9:09am EST
Is Ben Affleck Overdoing It With Botox? Actor Looks 'Starkly Dif
Women in Hollywood aren't the only ones who get bitten by the Botox bug. Ben Affleck recently stepped out looking a little different -- and not in a good way, according to a new report.

Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Lyle Back, who has not treated the actor, told Radar Online: "He looks different –– but he doesn’t look better. In fact, he doesn’t look like himself at all!"

Affleck, 43, reportedly underwent some cosmetic procedures after he was accused of cheating on his wife Jennifer Garner with their former nanny. He now looks very different than he did just a few months ago.

Back ...

Latest 'Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice' Trailer Is Pure Awesome! (Watch It)

12/3/2015 5:17pm EST
Take Our Money Now: Wonder Woman, Doomsday Take Center Stage In
Surely you didn't think Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice was going to be all about the Dark Knight and the Man of Steel hashing out their differences, did you?

Ben Affleck, who plays an aging Bruce Wayne/Batman in the film, shared a brand new trailer for the "Man of Steel" sequel on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Wednesday night, and anyone skeptical about the film following the first two trailers can rest assured that Dawn of Justice will be nothing short of epic.

A second teaser, released at Comic Con in August, mixed parts of the first trailer with more footage that introduced Lex Luthor (Jesse...

Ben Affleck Is Possibly Hooking Up With His Co-Star

12/2/2015 11:18am EST
Sienna Miller
Ben Affleck and his "Live By Night" co-star Sienna Miller are getting "cozy" on set, according to a new report. Does that mean he's moved on from the alleged affair with his nanny?

A source told OK! magazine that following his split with wife Jennifer Garner over the summer, the actor has been getting close to the English actress. The pair recently shared a steamy kiss during filming, and that chemistry could be taking place in real life as well.

The insider revealed, "Ben’s had Sienna in his sights for a while. They’re really flirty on set."

Despite the potential love connection, Afflec...

Jennifer Garner Putting Divorce On Hold?

11/30/2015 11:47am EST
Jennifer Garner
Jennifer Garner spent Thanksgiving with her children and estranged husband Ben Affleck, and on Sunday the actress was spotted with her mother-in-law, Christine Anne Boldt, strolling around Los Angeles.

Us magazine posted photos of the pair in which Garner flashed her famous smile while hanging out with Boldt and Serahina 6, who held on to her mother's hand.

A source confirmed to the magazine that Garner and Affleck celebrated Thanksgiving together with their three children. "Garner told her pals Thanksgiving was very nice. The family started the day with a morning race in the Palisades, ...

From Bennifer To Benalle? Ben Affleck Crushing On Halle Berry?

11/27/2015 12:06pm EST
Ben Affleck And Halle Berry Going The Way Of Blake And Gwen? Dat
Who can forget Halle Berry's intense sex scene in the Swordfish movie (2001)? Apparently, not Ben Affleck, who has allegedly been smitten with the Oscar winner ever since that classic moment, according to a popular gossip tabloid. But don't worry; it's not likely that the newly divorced Ben and Halle are dating and following in the footsteps of Blake and Gwen.

A recent Gossip Cop report slammed a post by OK! Magazine that claimed Ben Affleck has the hots for Halle Berry and wants a piece of her sweet potato pie in his life. GC says its sources report that the claims are far from the truth...

When Will Jennifer Garner Start Dating Again?

11/21/2015 8:42am EST
Jennifer Garner
Jennifer Garner, who is reportedly spending the holidays with her children and estranged husband Ben Affleck, is not ready to date yet. She and Affleck revealed they were splitting in June after 10 years of marriage.

A source told People magazine: "She is moving on. But she is still far, far from dating and it will probably be a long time before she even cares to focus on dating."

Five months following the announcement, the actress appears "more relaxed lately," according to insiders.

Last month it was rumored that Garner has a new man in her life after she was spotted with her childre...

Ben & Jen To Spend Thanksgiving & Christmas Together?

11/19/2015 6:21am EST
Ben Affleck & Jennifer Garner
Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck, who were spotted together last weekend shopping with their children in Los Angeles, are trying to figure out what their plans are for the holidays. And the pair is doing it together, according to a new report.

A source told People: "Jen and Ben are figuring out right now how they can best spend the holidays together." The insider added that Garner, "wants to get along with Ben for the kids' sake."

Affleck and Garner, both 43, revealed in June that they were divorcing but have been spotted with their children on numerous occasions since the summer announce...

Ben Affleck Is A Workaholic On Set Of New Film

11/13/2015 12:08pm EST
Ben Affleck Is Working Nonstop On New Film, Spends 'Every Possib
Ben Affleck is spending the majority of his time these days acting in and directing his new film, "Live By Night" in Brunswick, Georgia.

A source told People magazine: "Ben has spent every possible hour of the day working. He is the first to arrive in the morning, sometimes as early as 5 a.m., and the last to leave at night."

The film is based on Dennis Lehane's novel and takes place in the 1920s. It centers on a young gangster who climbs through the ranks during the Prohibition era. Sienna Miller and Zoe Saldana also star.

Affleck also wrote the screenplay.

The insider added, "After e...

Will Ben Affleck's Cheating Scandal Affect His Box Office Performance?

11/6/2015 9:04am EST
Ben Affleck
Executives at Warner Bros. are reportedly very concerned about Ben Affleck's recent cheating scandal and how his personal life may affect the box office on his upcoming films, including "Batman v. Superman" and "The Accountant."

A source "close to Affleck" recently told Radar Online: "The studio is freaking out over Ben’s personal life overshadowing his role. Especially, when he is perceived as the cheater with a house full of children."

Affleck and Jennifer Garner revealed in June that they were splitting up after 10 years of marriage. It has been rumored that one of the reasons for the ...

Ben Affleck Is In The Doghouse Again

11/5/2015 8:29am EST
Jennifer Garner, Ben Affleck Reconciliation In Jeopardy: Actress
Ever since Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner announced in June that they were splitting up after 10 years of marriage it's been speculated that they have been trying to repair their relationship.

The couple has been spotted attending couples counseling sessions and have been photographed frequently together with their children.

However, it appears that any hope of a reconciliation may be lost.

According to OK! magazine, a source told InTouch Weekly: "Jen believes that Ben’s been drinking and picking up women behind her back."

Jennifer with children Samuel and Seraphina on Nov. 1


Has Ben Affleck Gained A Few Pounds?

11/3/2015 9:10am EST
Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck, who will show off his ripped figure in "Batman vs. Superman" next spring, seems to have piled on a few pounds. Is it for a film role or perhaps it's stress resulting from his divorce?

OK! magazine photographed the star on the set of his film "Live By Night" in Georgia this week. Affleck appeared to have a"fuller figure" while sporting suspenders, trousers and a waistcoat.

It's tough to tell whether he really has gained some weight. It could be he was just wearing a lot of layers.

The actor, 43, is both starring and in producing the film, which takes place during prohibition...