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Matt Damon Remains A True Friend To Ben Affleck

10/1/2015 4:06pm EDT
Matt Damon Says Best Friend, Oscar Winner Ben Affleck Is 'Misund
Years after taking the movie industry by storm in 1999 with their self-written and directed film "Good Will Hunting," Matt Damon is still willing to go the extra mile for buddy Ben Affleck.

During an interview with The Hollywood Reporter to promote his new film "The Martian," Damon revealed that he feels badly for his longtime friend, feeling like he got a raw deal in Hollywood.

"There's nobody who's more misunderstood," Damon revealed to The Hollywood Reporter about Affleck.

He revealed that Affleck has never quite been "gotten" by the press, from the start of his career where he was pe...

Jen & Ben Attend A Religious Service Together

9/28/2015 11:11am EDT
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We spotted Ben Affleck with his children and his mother Christine at a farmer's market in Brentwood, Calif., on Sunday. The outing is a weekly event for the actor and his family.

Afterwards, Affleck attended a church service with his estranged wife Jennifer Garner, according to Just Jared.

The couple has been spotted together frequently over the last couple of months along with their three children Violet, 9, Seraphina, 6, and Samuel, 3. The pair has reportedly vowed to stay friends in order to make things easier for the kids.

They have been spotted going to the farmer's market together...

Jennifer Garner Takes The High Road When It Comes To Ben Affleck

9/22/2015 8:36am EDT
Jennifer Garner
Despite splitting up in June and enduring a cheating scandal, Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck are reportedly "closer than ever." The couple has been spotted together frequently over the last couple of months along with their three children Violet, 9, Seraphina, 6, and Samuel, 3.

Last week, the pair went to a farmer's market together and took their children to karate class.

Even though Affleck allegedly had an affair with their former nanny, Christine Ouzounian, the couple is doing its best to stay close in order to co-parent their children.

A source told Radar Online: "Jen is happy and ...

Is Ben Affleck Moving In On His New Co-Star?

9/12/2015 3:00pm EDT
Sienna Miller
Ben Affleck may be moving on with his life with new co-star Sienna Miller. The actor is directing and starring in the upcoming film "Live by Night" with the English actress.

A source told OK! that "things are starting to really heat up" between the two stars.

Affleck split with his wife Jennifer Garner earlier this summer and was embroiled in an alleged cheating scandal with their former nanny, Christine Ouzounian.

Both Affleck and Miller are currently single after ending long-term relationships. Miller called off her engagment to actor Tom Sturridge in July after four years together. Th...

Ben Affleck Tells Jennifer Garner He's Sorry

9/11/2015 8:46am EDT
Ben Affleck & Jennifer Garner
During a recent counseling session, Ben Affleck apologized to his estranged wife Jennifer Garner for the scandal involving their former nanny, according to a new report.

The actor has publicly denied cheating on his wife with Christine Ouzounian, but according to Radar Online, he not only owned up to the alleged affair but also felt bad about the fallout.

An insider revealed, "Ben took responsibility for his relationship with their former nanny, Christine Ouzounian. The relationship had started after the couple had already split up, but Jen was humiliated when the relationship went public...

There's No Chance That Jennifer Garner & Ben Affleck Will Get Back Together

9/9/2015 9:22am EDT
Jennifer Garner
Despite being spotted at couple's counseling last week, Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck are not reconciling. The couple was spotted arriving separately at a counseling session in Brentwood, Calif., on Thursday, prompting speculation that they were trying to work things out.

The pair spent two hours during a couple's therapy session and were photographed leaving the office together and smiling for the paparazzi.

An insider told OK! magazine, "Jennifer knew there were issues on the table that needed to be discussed with their marriage counselor. Ben had no problem with going. He knew it was...

Did Ben Affleck Seduce The Nanny?

9/9/2015 7:15am EDT
Ben Affleck Nannygate: Christine Ouzounian 'Seduced' By Actor, S
Ben Affleck's nanny scandal isn't going away any time soon. According to Star Magazine, sources say that Christine Ouzounian is still in touch with the Gone Girl actor, and that she texts him over "20 times a day." She apparently isn't too concerned about breaking up a marriage, that is, if the rumors are even true, of course, and wants to keep things going with Ben.

"From the moment they met, there was a mutual attraction. He made sure she knew that he was interested," said a source, adding that the two hooked up soon after meeting, and that Ben "seduced" Christine in the shower.

Ben Aff...

Jen & Ben Unite For Couple's Therapy

9/4/2015 8:55am EDT
Ben Affleck & Jennifer Garner's Couple's Therapy: Stars Attend T
Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck were spotted arriving separately at a counseling session in Brentwood, Calif., on Thursday, prompting speculation that they were working on a reconciliation.

The pair reportedly spent two hours during a couple's therapy session. They were photographed leaving the office together and smiled for the paparazzi.

Later in the day, they went to an appointment to meet with one of their child's pediatricians. None of their kids, Violet, 9, Seraphina, 6, or Samuel, 3, were present.

After visiting the doctor, the estranged couple left together in Affleck's car.


Ben Affleck Is One Cool Dad -- See What He Did For His Daughters

8/28/2015 8:27am EDT
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Ben Affleck, who's been taking care of his kids while estranged wife Jennifer Garner wraps up a film in Georgia, took his daughters to a Taylor Swift concert in Los Angeles on Wednesday.

Not only that -- he was also able to bring Violet, 9, and Seraphina, 6, back stage to meet the singer.

An insider told People: "The girls had been really wanting to go. He was super excited to be there with them. They had a great time."

The actor appeared to be in good spirits and even posed for a selfie with some fans.

Swift, 25, performed her final show "1989" show at the Staples Center, and several ...

Ben Affleck's Wedding Band Noticeably Absent From His Finger

8/26/2015 10:59am EDT
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Ben Affleck was photographed out and about in Brentwood, Calif., on Tuesday with his wedding band noticeably absent from his ring finger. Affleck was spotted wearing a blue t-shirt, baseball hat, sneakers and sunglasses as he hung out with his kids.

It's the first time the star has been seen without the jewelry since he and Jennifer Garner announced they were splitting in June.

The estranged couple has purportedly been wearing their rings for the sake of their three children: Violet, 9, Seraphina 6, and Samuel, 3.

The actor had a busy weekend taking care of his kids in Los Angeles while...

Ben Affleck Takes Dad Duties Seriously

8/25/2015 1:58pm EDT
Ben Affleck Embraces Single Dad Duties, Spends Busy Weekend With
Ben Affleck had a busy weekend taking care of his three kids in Los Angeles while his estranged wife Jennifer Garner filmed in Atlanta.

An insider told People: "Ben spent the whole weekend focused on the kids.They all seemed to have a fun weekend. Ben took them on several outings and looked happy."

Garner is currently wrapping up "Miracles From Heaven," and Affleck has traveled from coast to coast to spend time with his children.

On Saturday, the actor and Violet, 9, Seraphina, 6, and Samuel, 3, visited Jo-Ann Fabric and Crafts to purchase "We Made It" kits from Garner's craft line.


Are Ben And Jen Paying Off The Nanny?

8/21/2015 3:15pm EDT
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner have remained close since announcing their split earlier this summer, and a new report indicates that the two might be giving their marriage another shot. Despite their decision to end things, the two have been determined to stick together, and raise their kids together. In fact, Ben and Jen have been wearing their wedding bands consistently over the past several weeks, and some wonder if the two are trying to work things out.

A report by OK! Magazine claims that Ben has realized how important his family is to him, and he doesn't want to lose them. Sources s...

Is Jennifer Garner Having Second Thoughts About Divorce?

8/21/2015 10:08am EDT
Jennifer Garner
Despite being rocked with scandal, Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck are reportedly giving their marriage one last shot before getting divorced.

The couple revealed in June that they were splitting after 10 years of marriage. They've since been spotted in Atlanta, Ga., wearing their wedding rings and over the weekend celebrated Affleck's 43rd birthday together with their children in Florida. They went to Universal Orlando and were spotted in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter section, marking the first public outing for the divorcing couple.

An insider told OK! magazine: "This whole mess ...

Is Ben Affleck Headed To Rehab?

8/20/2015 10:01am EDT
Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck may be headed back to rehab after turning to alcohol to deal with the fallout of his marriage and rumors about an affair with the nanny.

The actor and Jennifer Garner recently announced they were divorcing after 10 years together, and Affleck has been the center of a scandal involving an alleged affair with the pair's former caregiver, Christine Ouzounian.

In Touch magazine reports (via Celeb Dirty Laundry) that Garner is pushing Affleck to go to rehab because she's worried about his "erratic behavior."

An insider revealed: "Ben's battle with alcoholism has been rearing its u...

Ben Affleck's Alleged Nanny Lover Has Some New Career Plans

8/17/2015 10:49am EDT
Ben Affleck's Ex-Nanny/Alleged Mistress Christine Ouzounian Want
Ben Affleck's former nanny and alleged lover Christine Ouzounian reportedly has her sights set on Hollywood.

The child care provider, who reportedly sneaked around behind Jenner Garner's back with the "Batman Vs. Superman" star, is seeking an agent and wants to star on a reality show such as "The Bachelorette" or "Dancing With The Stars," a source told Page Six.

"The word in LA is that Christine is looking for an agent and wants a TV deal, on something like 'The Bachelorette' or 'Dancing With the Stars.' She knows she most likely can't go back to nannying — who in LA would hire her now to...

Christine Ouzounian Was Engaged While Involved With Ben Affleck?

8/15/2015 9:28am EDT
Nanny Christine Ouzounian Was Engaged During Alleged Affair With
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner’s former nanny, Christine Ouzounian, was reportedly engaged when she began an alleged affair with the actor.

OK! magazine reports that Ouzounian was set to marry Christoph Albury, a fisherman in the Bahamas, before she started a relationship with Affleck.

The New York Daily News reports that a Facebook picture from 2013 shows Ouzounian wearing an engagement ring. In another photo from 2014, the couple is pictured together and the nanny was still wearing the diamond ring.

A source told OK! that Albury was worried about Ouzounian’s job and the temptations sh...

Is Ben Affleck Paying The Bills For His Former Nanny/Alleged Mistress?

8/13/2015 9:52am EDT
Source: Ben Affleck Is Not Funding Ex-Nanny Christine Ouzounian'
Ben Affleck's former nanny and alleged mistress Christine Ouzounian has been flaunting a new Lexus, and many have speculated that the actor is responsible for her new ride.

Affleck and Jennifer Garner's ex-nanny also spent about a week at the Hotel Bel-Air for about $1,000 a night. She reportedly had some pricey spa treatments too.

Despite what it looks like, sources close to the actor say Affleck is not responsible for her "lavish lifestyle," reports Perez Hilton. Affleck has neither purchased a convertible nor paid for Ouzounian's hotel.

The nanny also made news this week after a pho...

Did Ben Affleck Buy The Nanny A $40,000 Car?

8/12/2015 1:16pm EDT
Ben Affleck's Nanny Christine Ouzounian Flaunts Her New Lexus On
Ben Affleck is having a hard time shaking rumors that he had an affair with nanny Christine Ouzounian, particularly since she is reportedly staying at the Hotel Bel-Air on his dime and recently bragged about getting a Lexus on her private Instagram account.

The 28-year-old ex-caregiver flaunted her new Lexus convertible on the photo sharing website, writing, "Keep Calm and meet my new drop top Lexi." She included a smiley face emoji.

Entertainment Tonight somehow obtained the image and reports that the price of the car starts around $43,000.

Ouzounian was fired from her job as Affleck...

Ben Affleck And Jennifer Garner Divorce Fallout Continues – See Details

8/12/2015 1:09pm EDT
Jennifer Garner Fired Nanny After She Went To Las Vegas With Ben
Another day, another rumor on Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner.

Just about everyone knows that Affleck and Garner have filed for divorce, it'd be hard not to with the blogosphere's almost daily buzzing about the status of their relationship these last few months. There have been multiple reports on everything from what may have led to the break up to analysis on how each of them is holding up in the aftermath of the divorce announcement.

Now, the latest dish on this ongoing story is served courtesy of the New York Post. The paper is reporting that the final straw for Jennifer Garner may ha...

Ben & Jen Put Their Wedding Rings On Again

8/10/2015 8:40am EDT
Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck and his estranged wife Jennifer Garner were spotted in Atlanta, Ga., over the weekend wearing their wedding rings.

The actor, 42, was spotted at his wife's rental home on Friday, according to People. The following day the pair and their three children went to the movies together.

Garner reportedly stayed at a hotel while Affleck was in town to spend time with their children. They purportedly wore the rings as a united front for Violet, 9, Serpahina 6, and Samuel, 3.

Jen and Ben and the kids in happy times last May

While Garner reportedly wouldn't take calls from Affleck af...

Is Ben Affleck's Former Nanny Pregnant?!

8/6/2015 10:51am EDT
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Is Christine Ouzounian pregnant?

Rumors that Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner's former nanny is pregnant with Ben's child after the two had a steamy love affair are clouding the internet this week.

According to Radar Online, Christine wanted to get pregnant with Ben's baby, and sources say that she spent a lot of time trying to seduce Ben because she wanted to have her own family with him. This, of course, was happening while she was helping him with his "real" family.

"Christine was planning to get pregnant by Ben — and was trying to seduce him! She wanted to be in the ‘family way’ real ...

Jennifer Garner Won't Return Ben Affleck's Calls

8/6/2015 8:29am EDT
Jennifer Garner Is So 'Disgusted' By Ben Affleck's Affair That S
Jennifer Garner is so "disgusted" with her estranged husband Ben Affleck that she won't return any of his phone calls.

After news surfaced that the actor had an affair with the couple's former nanny, 28-year-old Christine Ouzounian, Garner has refused to speak with him, according to Us. According to one source, "Discovering the extent of Ben’s relationship with Christine completely changed things."

An insider revealed: "She hasn’t been responding to his texts either. She refuses to speak to him about anything other than the kids and has shut him out."

The couple has three children: Viole...

Jennifer Garner 'Very Angry' Over Ben Affleck's Cheating Ways

8/5/2015 9:53am EDT
Ben Affleck Nanny Affair: Jennifer Garner 'Very Angry,' Feels Be
Jennifer Garner is reportedly "very angry" and feels betrayed by Ben Affleck's affair with their former nanny.

In June, the couple flew to the Bahamas to work on their relationship and determine what steps to take. A source told People, "It was game time. Ben had already told her he hadn't been committed to the marriage. They were trying to figure out what to do."

While on vacation, Garner reportedly learned that Affleck had been having an affair with their nanny, Christine Ouzounian, for several months. He has denied the allegations.

A friend revealed, "There was always a speck of doubt...

Ben Affleck's Nanny Is 'In Love' With Him

8/4/2015 6:18pm EDT
Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck and his former nanny may or may not have had a romantic relationship at one point in time, but sources now say that the two are no longer seeing each other. According to Star Magazine, a source overheard a conversation between former Garner-Affleck nanny Christine Ouzounian and one of her friends, and relayed what she supposedly heard to Star.

The 28-year-old was lounging poolside with a friend when she allegedly started talking about a guy, believed to be Ben.

"Christine was skimming through a number of articles about her and Ben on her phone, and she was even admiring photos...

What Divorce? Jennifer Garner Still Looks As Smiley As Ever

8/3/2015 8:09pm EDT
Jennifer Garner Smiles: Actress Smiles With Queen Latifah As Che
Jennifer Garner might be having a rough time lately, but she's not letting divorce drama drag her down- the actress was all smiles on the set of her latest movie.

According to Us Weekly, Jennifer's been in Atlanta for a few weeks now, shooting Miracles From Heaven with Queen Latifah. Photos snapped on set showed Jennifer, Queen and their young co-star Hannah Alligood in a car together, laughing and enjoying themselves. And in-between takes, too! Jennifer might be an actress, but she definitely wasn't faking her good mood on Sunday.

Jennifer Garner is all smiles on the set of her new mov...

Rumor Patrol: Did Ben Affleck’s Nanny Frame Him & More

8/1/2015 8:55am EDT
Rumor Patrol: Ben Affleck's Former Nanny Set Up Photo Op To Fram
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Ben Affleck's Former Nanny Set Up Photo Op To Frame Actor: Reportedly, Jennifer Garner let go of the nanny she used for her children with Ben Affleck after she found out that the actor reportedly was more than friends with Christine Ouzounian. What Affleck didn't expect was Ouzounian framing him by asking photogs to take pics of the couple soon after his and Garner's split!

Verdict: Maybe. Gerner and...

Who Is Ben Affleck Dating Now?

7/29/2015 9:02am EDT
Ben Affleck's New Girlfriend: Actor Rumored To Be Dating Nanny W
Ben Affleck has reportedly moved on from his split with Jennifer Garner and found solace in the arms of his nanny, Christine Ouzounian. The Hollywood couple hired the 28-year-old caregiver in the spring to watch their three children.

According to Us Weekly, Ouzounian works for a high-end Beverly Hills nanny agency and started a relationship with Affleck while he and Garner were in the middle of their 10-month trial separation.

Ouzounian, a California native who graduated from Arizona State University with a communications degree, was babysitting Violet, 9, Seraphina, 6, and Samuel, 3, whe...

Why Are Ben & Jen Moving Into Brooke Shields' House?

7/23/2015 8:44pm EDT
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner may be divorcing, but they're still committed to sharing the same living space. And now, according to People, they'll be sharing a different one- the home of Brooke Shields!

It seems the former celeb couple are renovating their Los Angeles home, forcing them to relocate along with their three children, nine-year-old Violent, six-year-old Seraphina and three-year-old Samuel. Lucky for them, Brooke's house is close (within walking distance!) and she's more than happy to lend them the space.

"They are going through extreme renovations and it's almost unlivable...

Ben Affleck Made Surprise Appearance At ESPYs, Was Wearing His Wedding Ring

7/16/2015 10:44am EDT
Ben Affleck Reveals Who 'Broke His Heart' While Presenting At ES
Ben Affleck made a surprise appearance at the ESPY Awards to present former New York Yankee Derek Jeter with the Icon Award.

And yes, he was wearing his wedding ring.

Affleck, a longtime Boston fan, seemed like an unlikely choice to make the presentation. Still, the actor, who recently announced his separation from Jennifer Garner after 10 years of marriage, was unflappable as he feted Jeter for his accomplishments.

"If you're from Boston you always wanted to hate our next honoree," said Affleck.

"There was something about him that made the boos ring a little hollow," he continued. "May...

Who Made Ben Affleck's List Of 'Other Women?'

7/10/2015 7:01pm EDT
Ben Affleck Divorce Update: Reportedly, Names Of Other Women Eme
Was Ben Affleck a rolling stone, and wherever he laid his hat was his home? According to a new report by well a known tabloid, the answer is an unequivocal "yes."

In the wake of Ben and Jennifer 's divorce, many fans, strangers, haters, and critics have all wondered why "Bennifer" ended their 10-year marriage. Allegedly, super secret sources to the National Enquirer believe they know why: Ben Affleck cheated on Jenn and had a bevy of babes.

Unnamed sources say Ben was a chronic flirt and had affairs with a bevy of "other women" such as Blake Lively, Emily Ratajkowski, and Anna Kendrick, t...