Knowledge Identifier: +Casey_Affleck
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1975.
Countries: United States (76%), United Kingdom (4%), Australia (4%)
Linked to: George Washington University, City University of New York, Columbia College, Columbia University, Harvard University
He has signed on to star as Meriwether Lewis in an upcoming HBO miniseries based on the 1996 book "Undaunted Courage"
After co-starring with Halle Berry in the 1997 box office flop "Race the Sun", later that year he appeared in two films featuring his brother Ben: "Chasing Amy" and "Good Will Hunting"
In 2001, Affleck became part of an ensemble cast in the remake of the Rat Pack movie "Ocean's Eleven", directed by Steven Soderbergh
They have two sons, Indiana August, born on May 31, 2004 in Amsterdam, and Atticus, born in January 12, 2008
In 2006, Affleck featured in "Lonesome Jim" and "The Last Kiss", where he plays a friend of Zach Braff's character
In 2010 Affleck released his first major directorial effort, "I'm Still Here", a mockumentary about the musical career of his friend and brother-in-law Joaquin Phoenix, who attempted to live a lifestyle of a rapper in one year
Joaquin Phoenix - Phoenix appeared on "Late Show" again on September 22, 2010 and revealed that his "retirement" and eccentric behavior were for a mockumentary, "I'm Still Here" , that he and Casey Affleck were filming
Josh Hamilton - On June 22, 2012, Hamilton agreed with Casey Affleck to create a movie based on Hamilton's life story
Affleck will play the lead in John Hillcoat's heist thriller "Triple Nine", due to shoot in the summer of 2014
Columbia College of Columbia University - Additionally, highly visible former Columbia College students in recent years include President Barack Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder New York Governor David Paterson, New Hampshire Senator Judd Gregg, New Jersey Senator Frank Lautenberg, former New Jersey Governor Jim McGreevey, Los Angeles May 2015 or Eric Garcetti, Estonian president Toomas Hendrik Ilves, political advisor and commentator George Stephanopoulos, actors Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jake Gyllenhaal, Anna Paquin, Casey Affleck, Amanda_Peet, Matthew Fox, Julia Stiles, and C
Affleck will play the lead in John Hillcoat's heist thriller "Triple 9", set for release in February 2016
Also in early 2017, Affleck will film his third collaboration with Lowery, this time opposite Robert Redford in the outlaw drama "The Old Man and the Gun"
Affleck pulled out of presenting the Best Actress Oscar at the 2018 ceremony
In 2019, he directed, wrote and starred in the survival drama "Light of My Life" It will have its world premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival on February 8, 2019