Casey Affleck Biography


Casey Affleck

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Birth Name: Casey Affleck
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Birth Country: United States
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Birth Sign: leo
Age:   42 Years
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Caleb Casey McGuire Affleck-Boldt is professionally known as Casey Affleck, who is an American actor and director. He was born on 12th August 1975 in Falmouth, Massachusetts to father, Christopher Anne and mother, Timothy Byers Affleck. Affleck's mother was an elementary school teacher. Similarly, his father was an auto mechanic, a carpenter, a bookie, an electrician, a bartender, as well as, a janitor at Harvard University.

Casey Affleck started his career as a child actor, appearing in a television movie, Lemon Sky in 1988. After that, he appeared in the ABC miniseries, The Kennedys of Massachusetts, in 1990. This series was directed by Lamont Johson and produced by Michael Barnathan. It was aired on ABC television network focusing the story of Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr and Rose Kennedy's Married. 

Later, he featured in three Gus Van Sant films including, To Die For, Good Will Hunting, and Gerry. Similarly, he also appeared in Steven Soderbergh's comedy heist movie, Ocean's Eleven. The others cast members of this movie are, George Clooney, Matt Damon, Andy García, Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts. After that, he featured in another movie Steven Soderbergh's movie Ocean's Twelve in 2004. Similarly, he also appeared in a heist film, Ocean's Thirteen in 2007

Following, he played the lead role in Steve Buscemi's independent comedy-drama, Lonesome Jim in 2006. Others co-stars of this drama are Liv Tyler, Kevin Corrigan, Mary Kay Place, Seymour Cassel, Mark Boone Junior. Similarly, he also appeared in a film, Ocean's Thirteen in 2007.

In the same year, Affleck's nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting role in the Western film, The Assassination of Jesse James by Coward Robert Ford. Later, he appeared in the crime drama, Gone Baby Gone, directed by his brother Ben Affleck.

In 2010, Casey directed a mockumentary; I'm Still Here. The cast members of this drama were Joaquin Phoenix, Sean 'P. Diddy' Combs, Antony Langdon, Mos Def, Ben StillerEdward James Olmos, Jamie Foxx, Billy Crystal, Jack Nicholson, Danny, DeVito, Bruce Willis

In 2016, Affleck featured in the crime thriller Triple 9, directed by John Hillcoat and written by Matt Cook. He also appeared in the drama film Manchester by the sea as Lee Chandler, a grief-stricken man. For his performance in the movie including nomination he won 40 awards including the Golden Globe, BAFTA and Academy Award for Best Actor and a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination.

Affleck is an American by nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity of  Irish, German, English, and Swiss. His brother, Joaquin introduced him to an actress Summer Phonix. They began dating in 1999 and also appeared together in the movie Committed. The couple engaged in January 2004. After a couple of years, he married his fiance Summer Phonix on June 3, 2006, in Savannah, Georgia. 

The couple blessed with two sons, Indiana August and Atticus. However, the couple separated in March 2016. After a year, on 1st August 2017, Summer Phoenix officially filed a petition for divorce with the Superior Court of California in Los Angeles, citing the reason "irreconcilable differences." 
 
After a divorce from his first wife, Affleck began dating his girlfriend, Floriana Lima. There is no any rumor of broke up between them. 

The famous actor, Affleck earns a huge amount from his acting career. He also appeared in numerous movies and drama series from which he also collects a tremendous amount of money. According to some source, his net worth is estimated at $10 million. 

In addition to his net worth, his elder brother, Ben Affleck is an American actor and director, whose net worth is $75 million. His brother has a fancy house in Los Angeles of $45 million and collection of high brands cars.

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Born in United States

1975 12th of August

Casey was born in Falmouth, Massachusetts to father, Christopher Anne and mother, Timothy Byers Affleck. Affleck mother was an elementary school teacher. Similarly, his father was an auto mechanic, a carpenter, a bookie, an electrician, a bartender and a janitor at Harvard University.

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Appeared in The Kennedys of Massachutes

1990

Casey appeared in the ABC miniseries, The Kennedys of Massachusetts. The series was directed by Lamont Johson and produced by Michael Barnathan. Through this series, he achieved a huge fame.

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Played lead role in Lonesome Jim

2006

Casey played the lead role in Steve Buscemi's independent comedy-drama, Lonesome Jim in 2006. Other co-stars of this drama are Liv Tyler, Kevin Corrigan, Mary Kay Place, Seymour Cassel, Mark Boone Junior.

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Married Summer Phonix

2006 3rd of June

Affleck brother, Joaquin introduced him to an actress Summer Phonix. They began appeared together in a movie, Committed. Affleck's married Summer Phonix in Savannah, Georgia after dating for a couple of years.

 

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Total Net worth

2017

The popular actor, Affleck earns a huge amount from his acting career. He also appeared in numerous movies and drama series from which he also collects a tremendous amount of money. Currently, his net worth is estimated at $10 million

 

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