Matt Damon bums out Jimmy Kimmel with ass fax

2014-02-18 10:55

Matt Damon has sent his close pals Ben Affleck and Jimmy Kimmel a fax of his bare buttocks after the pair teased him on Twitter over his lack of social media presence.

Ben Affleck jokes about his manhood

2014-01-20 13:01

Ben Affleck joked he had been mistaken for Michael Fassbender after Chuck Lorre said he had a "big dick".

Joaquin Phoenix for Man of Steel sequel?

2013-12-19 14:58

Joaquin Phoenix is being eyed to play the lead villain in Warner Bros. Man of Steel sequel and it's rumoured his character may be Lex Luthor.

The old Batman gives new Batman advice

2013-11-19 17:00

Christian Bale says it was embarrassing trying to go to the toilet while wearing the Batsuit and has given successor Ben Affleck a word of advice.

Ben Affleck developing African political thriller

2013-10-28 19:30

Ben Affleck is developing a new political thriller set in Africa following the success of his Oscar-winning film Argo last year.

Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan a Hollywood hit

2013-10-03 15:26

Harrison Ford, Alec Baldwin and Ben Affleck have all played the fictional CIA analyst, and Chris Pine joins the list when Jack Ryan: Shadow One opens on Christmas Day.

Runner Runner

2013-09-20 14:47

Play. Or be played.

Blurred Lines babe gets movie role

2013-09-17 22:00

British model Emily Ratajkowski, who stripped off as one of the sexy dancers in Robin Thicke's Blurred Lines music video, has landed a role opposite Ben Affleck in Gone Girl.

Superman vs Batman gets filming location

2013-08-31 13:54

The Superman vs Batman film will be shot in Detroit, which has been described as the "quintessential" American city and perfect for the project.

Affleck started building Batcave

2013-08-28 20:05

Ben Affleck once started to build a Batcave in his house, and installed a revolving bookcase modelled after the entrance to Bruce Wayne's secret lair.

Channel24 readers: Bring back Bale!

2013-08-23 14:42

Readers react to the new face of Batman - Ben Affleck. (Plus we added some awesome reaction GIFs)

You'll never guess who visited Lindsay in rehab

2013-08-13 14:56

A prominent Hollywood actor paid a surprise visit to Lindsay Lohan in rehab and reportedly offered her a role in his new movie.

British blonde is the Gone Girl

2013-07-26 13:14

Former Bond girl Rosamund Pike will play mysterious wife Amy Dunne in the big screen version of Gone Girl, starring opposite Ben Affleck.

Ben Affleck awarded honorary doctorate

2013-05-27 15:47

Academy Award-winning actor and director Ben Affleck has received one of six honorary doctorate degrees from Brown University.

Kristen Stewart pulls out out of Focus

2013-04-19 18:03

Kristen Stewart has become the latest star to leave the cast of heist thriller Focus, with Will Smith now in talks to star in the movie.

New Zealand upset by 'misleading' Argo

2013-03-25 15:38

New Zealand has joined other countries, including Iran and Canada, left offended by Ben Affleck's Argo, a fictionalised account of how six Americans were smuggled out of Iran.

Ben Affleck shaves off lucky beard

2013-02-27 07:38

Ben Affleck has shaved off his beard, which he deemed a lucky charm during awards season, after his film Argo won the coveted Best Picture gong at the Oscars.

Life of Pi tops as Oscar honours shared

2013-02-25 09:18

Hollywood's biggest night was especially generous with its rewards this year as Oscar were handed out to each of the top nominated movies, including Django Unchained and Argo.

Stars rehearse before Oscars

2013-02-24 18:28

Some dressed down in jeans and hoodies. Others looked camera-ready in suits or chic dresses and spiky stilettos...

Ben Affleck visited CIA for Argo research

2013-02-22 22:27

Ben Affleck has revealed he visited the CIA as research for his film Argo to ensure accuracy in his dramatisation of the real-life story about US diplomats taken hostage in Iran.

Oscar movies are hits, for a change

2013-02-19 11:30

Hollywood has been in strong health this awards season with Oscar-nominated movies like Life of Pi, Argo and Silver Linings Playbook striking a chord with moviegoers.

Snubbed Ben Affleck to present at Oscars

2013-02-15 09:04

Ben Affleck will be joining the presenting cast for next week's Oscars, organisers have said, despite the perceived snub that saw him miss the best director nominees' shortlist.


Ben Affleck jokes about his impressive manhood

2014-01-20 11:57

Ben Affleck joked he had been mistaken for Michael Fassbender after Chuck Lorre told the audience at the Annual Producers Guild of America Awards that he had a "big dick".

Jennifer Garner mocks Ben Affleck hashtag

2013-10-31 19:30

Jennifer Garner makes fun of Kanye West's hashtag about Ben Affleck, stemming from his feud with Jimmy Kimmel, by using it in conversation on a regular basis.

Matt Damon and Ben Affleck team up for TV sitcom

2013-10-11 20:30

Matt Damon and Ben Affleck are to produce TV sitcom More Time With Family, which has been picked up by the US television network CBS.


Justin Timberlake talks about playing Richie Furst opposite Ben Affleck in the online gambling drama Runner Runner, which is set for release in SA cinemas on 27 September.

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Ben Affleck stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to compare raising his son to his two daughters, and of course, to talk about how the internet reacted to the news that he was taking over the role of Batman from Christian Bale.

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Ben Affleck unfazed by Batman criticsm

2013-09-17 20:00

Ben Affleck says he's a "big boy" and can handle negative responses to the announcement he will be playing Batman in a new movie.

Matt Damon reveals what he thinks of Ben as Batman

2013-08-30 08:40

Playing Batman won't be a challenge for Ben Affleck after starring in The Town and Argo according to Matt Damon.

Jennifer Garner is her own person, damn it!

2013-08-16 09:51

They might be Bennifer 2.0, but that doesn’t mean Jen wants to be known as the ‘wife of’ Ben Affleck.

The Hollywood magic of a beard

2013-08-13 11:52

For years its secret powers have been kept hidden - but now Hollywood has exposed its almighty force of awesomeness.

Jimmy Kimmel ties the knot

2013-07-15 09:44

Jimmy Kimmel has married Molly McNearney in a star-studded ceremony in Ojai, California.

Ben Affleck to get honorary doctorate

2013-04-25 15:55

Academy Award-winning actor and director Ben Affleck is among six artists, writers, scientists and educators selected to receive honorary degrees from Brown University.

Hands off, Hollywood!

2013-03-26 14:34

South Africans are, much to their annoyance I'm sure, discovering that they're very much like their frenemies over in New Zealand.

Iran suing Hollywood over Argo - report

2013-03-12 13:00

Iranian media say authorities are planning to sue Hollywood over the Oscar-winning Argo because of the movie's "unrealistic portrayal" of the country.

Spielberg leaves Oscars empty-handed, again

2013-02-25 12:47

Hollywood veteran Steven Spielberg has left the Oscars empty-handed for the second year running, despite his film having the most nominations for Tinseltown's top awards show.

Ben Affleck's Argo wins Best Picture Oscar

2013-02-25 07:25

Iran hostage drama Argo has been named best picture at the 2013 Oscars in a unique presentation done by Jack Nicholson in Hollywood and First Lady Michelle Obama from the White House.

Ben Affleck: Mother is my role model

2013-02-24 17:41

Ben Affleck has praised his ''exceptional'' mother Christine Affleck and says she is his role model.

Kristen Stewart to present at Oscars

2013-02-22 15:30

Kristen Stewart has been added to the star-studded line-up of presenters for this weekend's Oscars.

Argo, Sugar Man win at Writers Guild

2013-02-18 10:54

CIA thrillers Argo and Zero Dark Thirty have won top screenplay honours from the Writers Guild of America, while Rodriguez portrait Searching for Sugar Man won for Best Documentary Screenplay.

Ben Affleck spies on Argo audience

2013-02-12 17:27

Ben Affleck admits he loves to sneak into cinemas to watch how audiences react to his Oscar-nominated movie Argo.

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