Ben Affleck Net Worth

He’s recognised for “Good Will Hunting” and “Argo.” “Good Will Hunting” won him and Matt Damon an Oscar. Ben won for “Argo.” Ben has made millions over his career. One of his greatest acting paychecks (before backend bonuses) was $15 million from “Paycheck”

Affleck’s first acting gig, a local independent film, was at age 7. Ben starred in “Voyage of the Mimi” and “Second Voyage of the Mimi” from ages 8-15 in Cambridge and Mexico. At 14 and 15, he appeared in “Wanted: A Perfect Man” and “Hands of a Stranger.”

Their representative pitched the finished script to studios. Castle Rock accepted it in 1994, but Ben and Matt were denied creative control. Miramax gave the men more creative licence with the screenplay.

Affleck frequently works with Kevin Smith. Ben had a supporting role in Smith’s 1995 film “Mallrats.” Smith penned Affleck’s next film, “Chasing Amy.” Ben has now appeared in every Kevin Smith View Askewniverse film, including “Dogma,” “Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back,” “Clerks II,” and “Jay and Silent Bob Reboot.”

Ben Affleck has been a leading man since his early days. The selling of “Good Will Hunting” netted him and Matt Damon $300,000. “Reindeer Games” made him $6 million, but “Pearl Harbor” only $250,000. He made $10 million for “Changing Lanes” and “The Sum of All Fears.”