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Casey Affleck

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Casey Affleck

American actor, film director, screenwriter and producer add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1975.

Countries: United States (77%), United Kingdom (4%), Australia (4%)

Main connections: Joaquin Phoenix, Robert Redford, Gus Van Sant

Linked to: George Washington University, City University of New York, Columbia College, Columbia University, Harvard University

 

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Casey Affleck was born in 1975 add something


1990

Affleck worked sporadically on television while finishing high school and attending college during the early 1990s add something


1995

Affleck's first movie role was as a sociopathic teenager in Gus Van Sant's 1995 dark comedy "To Die For", alongside Joaquin Phoenix and Nicole Kidman add something

 

Joyce Maynard - It was adapted into a 1995 film of the same name starring Nicole Kidman, Matt Dillon, Joaquin Phoenix and Casey Affleck and directed by Gus Van Sant


1996

He has signed on to star as Meriwether Lewis in an upcoming HBO miniseries based on the 1996 book "Undaunted Courage" add something


1997

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" add something


1998

Affleck's next few films, the underground movie "Desert Blue" with Kate Hudson, the black comedy "Drowning Mona" with Bette Midler, Jamie Lee Curtis, Neve Campbell, and Danny DeVito, and the 2001 horror movie "Soul Survivors" were all critical as well as commercial failures add something


2001

In 2001, Affleck became part of an ensemble cast in the remake of the Rat Pack movie "Ocean's Eleven", directed by Steven Soderbergh add something


2002

Affleck co-wrote the screenplay for the 2002 film "Gerry" with Gus Van Sant and Matt Damon add something


2003

The film, about two men who get lost while hiking in the desert, received mixed reviews; after premiering at the Sundance film festival, it got only a limited release in the United States in 2003 add something


2004

They have two sons, Indiana August, born on May 31, 2004 in Amsterdam, and Atticus, born in January 12, 2008 add something


2005

Liv Tyler - In 2005, she appeared in Steve Buscemi's independent drama "Lonesome Jim", where she was cast alongside Casey Affleck, as a single mother and nurse who reconnects with an old fling who has returned to their small town of Indiana after a failed run as a novelist in New York


2006

In 2006, Affleck featured in "Lonesome Jim" and "The Last Kiss", where he plays a friend of Zach Braff's character add something

 

Affleck married actress Summer Phoenix, his girlfriend of six years, on June 3, 2006 in Savannah, Georgia add something


2007

Affleck gained widespread recognition in 2007, starring in "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford", for which he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor, and "Gone Baby Gone", directed by his brother Ben add something

 

Affleck played his first leading man in a mainstream production in 2007 add something

 

In 2007, Affleck starred in the Western "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford", playing Robert Ford opposite Brad Pitt's Jesse James add something

 

Sam Rockwell - He had a notable supporting role as Charley Ford, brother of Casey Affleck's character Robert Ford, in the well-received 2007 drama "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford", in which Brad Pitt played the lead role of Jesse James

 

Gone Baby Gone - "'Gone Baby Gone"' is a 2007 American neo-noir mystery film directed by Ben Affleck and starring his brother Casey Affleck


2010

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 add something

 

In 2010, Affleck was sued by two former female co-workers for sexual harassment; add something

 

In 2010, he directed the mockumentary "I'm Still Here", starring Joaquin Phoenix add something

 

Sundance film festival - In January 2010, "The Killer Inside Me" premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, where it was received poorly by many critics and created controversy due to its graphic portrayal of violence against women, which prompted many viewers to walk out of the screening add something

 

Mary Elizabeth Winstead - In 2010, Winstead reportedly tested for the female lead in a romantic comedy penned by Elan Mastai named "The F-Word" opposite Casey Affleck, but on July 17, 2012, it was revealed that the movie will be led instead by Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan

 

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


2011

Eddie Murphy - Ben Stiller, Matthew Broderick, and Casey Affleck starred in the film, released on November 4, 2011


2012

Ain't Them Bodies Saints - In April, 2012 Rooney Mara, Ben Foster and Casey Affleck were announced as the principal cast for the film

 

Josh Hamilton - On June 22, 2012, Hamilton agreed with Casey Affleck to create a movie based on Hamilton's life story


2013

Affleck starred opposite Rooney Mara in the independent modern-day Bonnie and Clyde film "Ain't Them Bodies Saints" and opposite Christian Bale in the boxing drama "Out of the Furnace", both released in 2013 add something

 

Triple Nine (film) - In December 2013, Hunnam left the project and was replaced by Casey Affleck


2014

Affleck will play the lead in John Hillcoat's heist thriller "Triple Nine", due to shoot in the summer of 2014 add something

 

Affleck and producer John Powers Middleton announced in June 2014 that they were launching a production company, "Untitled Casey Affleck/John Powers Middleton Project" add something

 

In November 2014, he had a supporting role in Christopher Nolan's "Interstellar" add something

 

Triple Nine (film) - In March 2014, Woody Harrelson, Norman Reedus, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Casey Affleck, Anthony_Mackie, Gal Gadot, Teresa Palmer and Michael Peña rounded out the cast


2015

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

 

Joaquin Phoenix - On 18 November 2015, it was announced that Phoenix will reunite with Casey Affleck in the upcoming Western film "Far Bright Star"


2016

Affleck will play the lead in John Hillcoat's heist thriller "Triple 9", set for release in February 2016 add something


2017

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" add something

 

Premiering at the Sundance Film Festival in early 2017, Affleck will star opposite Rooney Mara in "A Ghost Story", directed by David Lowery add something

 

On August 1, 2017, Summer Phoenix officially filled a petition for divorce with the Superior Court of California in Los Angeles, citing "irreconcilable differences add something

 

Tika Sumpter - In March 2017, Sumpter was cast alongside Casey Affleck, Danny_Glover, Sissy Spacek and Robert Redford in "The Old Man And The Gun" directing by David Lowery


2018

Affleck pulled out of presenting the Best Actress Oscar at the 2018 ceremony add something

 

Tika Sumpter - In 2018, Sumpter appeared alongside Casey Affleck, Danny_Glover, Sissy Spacek and Robert Redford in the drama "The Old Man & the Gun", directed by David Lowery

 

John David Washington - He appears in "The Old Man & the Gun", opposite Robert Redford, Casey Affleck, Danny_Glover, Tika Sumpter, Tom Waits, and Sissy Spacek, which was released on September 28, 2018, by Fox Searchlight Pictures


2019

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 add something