Ben Affleck - Page 7

Rosamund Pike Joins Ben Affleck in David Fincher's 'Gone Girl'

EDIT
by Jacob Hall July 25, 2013 @ 11:32 AM
Getty Images
We heard the rumor earlier this month, but it's official: Rosamund Pike has officially joined David Fincher's adaptation of Gillian Flynn's bestselling novel 'Gone Girl.' The 'Jack Reacher' and 'The World's End' actress beat out seemingly every leading lady in Hollywood and, if Fincher brings his usual game, it may be the role that shoots her to the top of the A-list.

SNL: Ben Affleck Joins the "Fiver Timers Club" and Explains His Oscar Speech

EDIT
by Jacob Hall May 19, 2013 @ 12:04 PM
The season finale of SNL was the fifth time that Ben Affleck has hosted the show, officially making him a member of the "Fiver Timers" club. You may remember the pomp and circumstance that surrounded Justin Timberlake when he joined this elite group, so how was the Oscar-winning director of 'Argo' inducted?

SNL: Iran Responds to 'Argo' With a Film of Its Own

EDIT
by Jacob Hall May 19, 2013 @ 11:16 AM
Of course there was an 'Argo' sketch on last night's SNL. How could you get Ben Affleck to host and not have some kind of 'Argo' sketch? However, what they came up with proved much stranger and much funnier than you'd expect. What if Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad protested 'Argo' by making a movie about the making of 'Argo'? Well, now we know!

'SNL' Preview: Ben Affleck Covers for Unimpressed Kanye West

EDIT
by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 17, 2013 @ 11:24 AM
NBC
This weekend will mark a monumental occasion for 'SNL,' not only elevating season finale host Ben Affleck into the five-timers club, but also bidding a fond farewell to veteran Bill Hader, potentially Jason Sudeikis and Fred Armisen as well. Less impressed with the proceedings is the controversial Kanye West, who barely manages to hid his disdain in the most recent promos for this weekend's all-new 'SNL.'

'SNL' Season Finale Preview: Ben Affleck and Bill Hader Say Goodbye

EDIT
by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 15, 2013 @ 1:52 PM
NBC
Earlier this week sad news broke that 'SNL' vet Bill Hader would depart the series after Saturday's upcoming finale with Ben Affleck and Kanye West, potentially taking fellow veterans Jason Sudeikis and Fred Armisen with him. Whoever goes, Ben Affleck's upcoming introduction into the five-timer's club looks to continue the streak from Kristen Wiig, so check out the first promos inside!

'SNL' Preview: May Brings Kristen Wiig, Ben Affleck and Kanye West!

EDIT
by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 26, 2013 @ 12:15 PM
Alexandra Wyman / Jason Merritt / Pascal Le Segretain, Getty Images
Vince Vaughn's first 'SNL' hosting gig in over a decade might have felt a bit undercooked, something we're hoping two-time host and 'The Hangover Part 3' star Zach Galifianakis will fix in his May 4 outing, but it's the rest of 'SNL's' all-star May lineup that really brings the A game. Not only will beloved former cast member Kristen Wiig return to the 'SNL' stage for her first hosting gig, but so will Ben Affleck, with musical guest Kanye West! Preview 'SNL's' all-star May inside!

'To the Wonder' Review

EDIT
by Matt Singer April 9, 2013 @ 7:58 AM
Magnolia Pictures
It should be impossible for a movie to be both enthralling and boring, but somehow 'To the Wonder' pulls it off. It contains sights -- of picturesque Oklahoma sunsets and impossibly serene European beaches -- so beautiful they awaken you to the glory of the world around us. And it also contains passages -- of Ben Affleck and Olga Kurylenko running and twirling through fields, and then rolling around in bed, and then fighting and screaming, and then running and twirling in that field again -- so repetitive and tiresome that they nearly lull you to sleep.