An American actor and director, Caleb Casey McGuire Affleck-Boldt was born on August 12, 1975, in Falmouth, Massachusetts, U.S. Casey's father, Timothy Byers Affleck, is a social worker and his mother, Chris Anne, is a school teacher. His father, Timothy Byers Affleck also occasionally work as an auto-mechanic, a carpenter, a bookie, an electrician, a bartender and a janitor at Harvard University. Timothy also had been a stage manager, director, writer and actor with the Theater Company of Boston.
In 1984, when Casey Affleck was just 9 years old his parents divorced. After their parents got separated Casey with his older brother Ben Affleck(born on 1972), who was just 3 years older than Casey started to live with their mother. They used to visit their father weekly. Within a year he learned to speak Spanish during travelling around Mexico with his mother and brother.During his childhood, Casey acted professionally because of his mother's friendship with a Cambridge-area casting director, Patty Collinge.
Casey Affleck was graduated from Cambridge and Latin School in June 1993.After completion of his graduation, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting. He achieved a role in Gus Van Sant's "To Die For" before he returned East Coast. He returned to East Coast to study politics, physics, and astronomy at George Washington University. While studying at Columbia University, he returned to Los Angeles for a supporting role in Van Sant's "Good Will Hunting(1997)", the Oscar-winning screenplay which was written by his brother and their childhood friend Matt Damon.At that time Casey was in opposition of leaving college temporarily for acting in the.film.
Ben Affleck, became an overnight A-list celebrity while Casey took a different course, concentrating primarily on character roles in independent films, like "Desert Blue" and "200 Cigarettes". These small projects guide him to his Hollywood breakthrough as one of the members of George Clooney's "Ocean's Eleven" and its sequels. Affleck acquired more grown-up roles, including 2005's "Lonesome Jim" and 2006's "The Last Kiss".
Casey Affleck has an attractive body structure with a height of 5ft 9 inch(175cm) and a weight of 70 kg.Casey Affleck is represented by William Morris Endeavor Entertainment. He has got a blue colored eye and dark browned hair.He is of German, English, Scottish, Irish, French and Swedish descent.
Casey Affleck believes eating meat is very unhealthy and he has been vegan for more than 15years and he is actively involved in animal rights, working with groups like PETA and Farm Sanctuary. Casey's two female co-workers filed sexual harassment case against him, in 2010. He chooses to settle the cases out of the court.
In the mid-1990s Joaquin, brother of actress Summer Phoenix introduced Summer Phoenix to Affleck. In 1999 they started dating. Both of them together acted in the 2000 film "Committed" and a 2001 stage production of "This is Our Youth". They became engaged in 2004 and after 2 years they got married on June 3, 2006, in Savannah, Georgia. At age 28, on May 31, 2004, Affleck became a father for the 1st time when Summer Phoenix gave birth to their son Indiana August Affleck. And at age 32, on January 12, 2008, Affleck became a father for the 2nd time, his wife gave birth to their son Atticus Affleck. In 2015, the couple had privately separated but they publicly announced their separation in March 2016. In 2016 Affleck began dating actress Floriana Lima.
His net worth salary is estimated to be $10 million.
Casey Affleck altogether won 25 Awards. Awards won by him in 2007 are:
1.National Board of Review.
2.National Society of Film Critics.
3.San Francisco Film Critics Circle.
5.St. Louis Gateway Film Critics Association
Awards won by him in 2016 are:
3.Critics Choice Awards.
4 Golden Globe Awards.
5.AACTA International Awards.
6.Boston Society of Film Critics Awards.
7.Chicago Film Critics Association Awards.
8.Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards.
9.Detroit Film Critics Society Awards.
11.Houston Film Critics Society Awards.
12.Independent Spirit Awards.
13.London Film Critic's Circle Awards.
14.National Board of Review Awards.
15.National Society of Film Critics.
16.San Diego Film Critics Society Awards.
17.St.Louis Gateway Film Critics Association.
18.New York Film Critics Circle.
19.Online Film Critics Society.
20.Washington D.C Area Film Critics Association.
(1995) "To Die For", (1996) "Race the Sun", (1997) "Chasing Amy", (1997) "Good Will Hunting", (1998) "Desert Blue",(1999) "200 Cigarettes", (1999) "American Pie", (1999) "Floating", (2000) "Drowning Mona", (2000) "Committed", (2000) "Hamlet", (2000) "Attention Shoppers", (2001) "Ocean's Eleven",( 2001) "American Pie 2", (2001) 'Soul Survivors', (2002) "Gerry", (2004) "Ocean's Twelve", (2005) "Lonesome Jim", (2006) "The Last Kiss", (2007) "Ocean's Thirteen", (2007) "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford", (2007) "Gone Baby Gone", (2010) "The Killer Inside Me", (2010) "I'm Still Here", (2011) "Tower Heist", (2012) "ParaNorman", (2013) "Ain't Them Bodies Saints", (2013) "Out of the Furnace", (2014) "Interstellar", (2015) "Unity", (2016) "Manchester by the Sea", (2016) "The Finest Hours", (2016) "Triple 9",(2017) "A Ghost Story", (2018) "Light of My Life", (2018) "The Old Man and the Gun".
(1988) "Lemon Sky", (1990) "The Kennedys of Massachusetts", (2010) "WWII in HD: The Air War", (2016)"Saturday Night Live"
Casey Affleck finally speaks about the issue during an interview with the Boston Globe, which took place right after he picked up his first Oscar on Sunday.When he was asked about the reason for his win on social media he replied that those criticising him on social media do not know what really happened.0 0