Ben Affleck enjoys success more now

Jan 9 2013, 5:39pm CST | by

Ben Affleck enjoys success more now

Ben Affleck enjoys his success more now that he's older.

The 40-year-old 'Argo' actor and director - who has just been nominated for two BAFTAs - says he doesn't worry as much about what people say about him anymore because he has been in the movie business for so long.

He told E! News at the National Board of Review Awards in New York on Monday (07.01.13): "I think I'm at the point now where I just got older. I've got a little grey hair. You develop a perspective. I've been doing this a long time--I've been doing this since I was a kid...I learned a lot of bad lessons and ran into a lot of bad ends, and finally I just got to a point in my life where I thought, 'I'm just going to do what I want to do and express myself as a director and an actor' and hope for the best, but not worry too much about what other people say."

The father-of-three - who shares three children, Violet, seven, Seraphina, three, and Samuel, 10 months, with his actress wife Jennifer Garner, also claims his children aren't aware that their parents will be attending glitzy award shows over the next few weeks because they "are a little young".

He said: "They know, like, the idea that we're going on a date, but they don't know that we're doing a show where they give awards out and that kind of thing."

The actor also revealed he is looking forward to his wife accompanying him on the red carpet.

Source: Bang Showbiz


<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/8" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi is the founding Chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at Luigi posts regularly on about his experience running I4U.


blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Helen Slater, Dean Can, and Calista Flockhart to boost Supergirl on CBS
Helen Slater, Dean Can, and Calista Flockhart to Boost Supergirl on CBS
CBS and DC reveal that Helen Slater and Dean Cain will appear this fall on "Supergirl" as Kara Danvers (Melissa Benoist) battles Cat Grant (Calista Flockhart) and Hank Henshaw (David Harewood). And who is Supergirl's mom?
Thief returns Lupita Nyong&#039;o $150K Fake Pearls Dress
Lupita Nyong'o $150K Oscar Dress found in Trash
The 6000 pearls on Lupita Nyong'o's Oscar dress are not real jewels, as the thief himself returns the dress and reveals the truth about the alleged $150000 Calvin Klein dress!
Jennifer Lawrence adores David O. Russell
Jennifer Lawrence adores David O. Russell
Academy Award winning actress Jennifer Lawrence took to Facebook to eliminate the false gossip surrounding her having fought with her director David O. Russell on her upcoming film ‘Joy’.
Star Trek&#039;s Renaissance Man Leonard Nimoy, dead at 83
Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek's Renaissance Man, Dead at 83
Leonard Nimoy passed away on February 27, 2015, at the age of 83 as the world mourns the loss of a beloved entertainer.