Ben Affleck
#4117 Overall Influence

Ben Affleck

American film actor, director and screenwriter

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Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt is an American actor, film director, producer, screenwriter and philanthropist. His accolades include two Academy Awards and three Golden Globe Awards. He began his career as a child when he starred in the PBS educational series The Voyage of the Mimi . He later appeared in the independent coming-of-age comedy Dazed and Confused and various Kevin Smith films, including Mallrats , Chasing Amy and Dogma . Affleck gained wider recognition when he and childhood friend Matt Damon won the Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for writing Good Will Hunting , which they also starred in. He then established himself as a leading man in studio films, including the disaster film Armageddon , the war drama Pearl Harbor , and the thrillers The Sum of All Fears and Changing Lanes .

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University of Vermont
University of Vermont

Public research university in Burlington, Vermont, USA

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Occidental College
Occidental College

Liberal arts college in Los Angeles, California, United States

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#3486 World Rank #702 USA Rank
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