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Ben Affleck is Batman: the Gossip angle

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 23, 2013 12:46:07 August 23, 2013 12:46:07
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Remember when some Teen Wolf actor tried to convince people that he could be Batman? Click here for a refresher. It makes that guy look even worse now. Because, well, they were obviously aiming a lot higher. Two weeks ago The Hollywood Reporter put out a long list that included Ryan Gosling and Josh Brolin. Full Story

Rosamund Pike, Gone Girl

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 26, 2013 15:15:41 July 26, 2013 15:15:41

Someone recently suggested Rosamund Pike for a Career Prospectus. Don’t think she needs one anymore, do you? According to The Hollywood Reporter, she’s been offered the role of Amy Dunne in the film adaptation of Gone Girl to be directed by David Fincher and also starring Ben Affleck. Full Story

Ham & Affleck together again

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 18, 2013 17:47:47 July 18, 2013 17:47:47
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Ben Affleck directed Jon Hamm in The Town, released in 2010. Back then I didn’t know that… Hamm had it in him the way Affleck had it in him. Oh but he does. Can you imagine that wingman situation? Middle-aged women would moist themselves as hard as they do at a Twilight convention. Sure, I coulda used a different word there, but “moist” is so much more evocative, non? Hamm hosted the ESPY Awards last night. Full Story

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Ben’s directors’ lunch

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 10, 2013 14:23:56 July 10, 2013 14:23:56
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Ben Affleck was out for lunch yesterday in LA with David Fincher. Was it a directors’ meeting? Or was it an actor meeting with a director? For all Fincher’s acclaim, it’s actually Ben who’s directed an Oscar-winning picture, and not the other way around. Se7en, Fight Club, The Social Network vs Gone Baby Gone, The Town, Argo – what do you think? That’s not a bad throw-down, non? Not a foregone conclusion either. Full Story

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“What are you talking about?”

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 7, 2013 14:07:16 June 7, 2013 14:07:16

A preview for Runner, Runner, starring Justin Timberlake and Ben Affleck, aired on Entertainment Tonight earlier this week. Click here for a refresher. The full first trailer was released yesterday. See if you can make it through the part where JT says, “What are you talking about?” without laughing. Full Story

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Dr Affleck

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 27, 2013 15:21:57 May 27, 2013 15:21:57
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Ben Affleck was in Rhode Island for the weekend where he received an honourary doctorate in Fine Arts from Brown University. He’s Dr Affleck now. Would you change all your business cards and signature block on your email? I totally would. I might not insist that people call me Dr Lui, but it would be nice. Full Story

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The Afflecks & the SNL goodbyes

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 20, 2013 14:46:02 May 20, 2013 14:46:02
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You know who Jennifer Garner is? Jennifer Garner is Tracy Flick, with a lot more game, and she’s happy to play it in the background. Come on. Garner has delivered in the last 6 months like no one else, non? And to all her constituents. From Oscar voters to the MiniVan Majority, in mom jeans and baseball caps, at the school track meet and on the awards circuit, Jennifer Garner is the one who’s winning. Full Story

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The Perfect Family at track & field day

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 29, 2013 17:23:22 April 29, 2013 17:23:22
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I mean, it just doesn’t get much better... They have names you can pronounce: Ben and Jen. He has a chin dimple. She has cheek dimples. They have three children with dimples. They are tall and goodlooking, but not too goodlooking. They go to the farmers’ market on Sundays and then to the school track & field day and they watch in the stands and video the activities and wait at the finish line with their arms outstretched and their perfect teeth gleaming and, well, this is the dream, isn’t it? This is the dream. Full Story

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June and Walt Affleck

Maria Posted by Maria at April 11, 2013 15:29:59 April 11, 2013 15:29:59
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Yesterday Lainey sent me (thanks Olivia!) this very funny piece from Elizabeth Banks’ website titled Parenting Tips From Natasha Leggero -- click here to read it. (Tip 10: Don’t get pregnant for the glow. DO get pregnant to stop smoking or get off cocaine. Full Story