- Real nameCasey McGuire Affleck-Boldt
- Date of birthAugust 12, 1975
- Age46 years
- Zodiac signLeo
- BirthplaceFalmouth, Massachusetts, USA
Parents and family
- Father Timothy Byers Affleck
- Mother Christine Anne Boldt
Casey Affleck wife
Casey Affleck is most famed for his acting credits. He earned Oscar, BAFTA, Golden Globe plus dozens of other accolades.
Casey and his elder sibling, Ben Affleck, are sons of Chris, a pedagogue, and Timothy, who tried various jobs before becoming an addiction counselor. Tim suffered from alcohol addiction that passed on his sons. When the future stars were kids, their parents got divorced.
Loving acting since childhood, Affleck regularly took part in school performances and commercials. In 1998, he first appeared on television in Lemon Sky and proceeded with a part in The Kennedys of Massachusetts series.
Having landed a part in his first feature film To Die For in 1995, Casey Affleck embarked on roles in numerous movies, including Good Will Hunting, Ocean’s Eleven and Gerry, but made a breakthrough only in 2007 after playing in The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford and Gone Baby Gone. Besides, the performer is noted for starring in Ain’t Them Bodies Saints, Out of the Furnace, A Ghost Story, Manchester by the Sea along with playing in his directorial attempts I’m Still Here and Light of My Life.
Additionally, the celebrity doesn’t eat meat and supports PETA and Farm Sanctuary. In 2020, together with his mom, he launched Stories from Tomorrow initiative to create videos of celebrities reading stories created by children and donate the earned money to charity.
Casey and performer Summer Phoenix tied knots on June 3, 2006, after 6 years of dating. Their firstborn, son Indiana, drew his first breath in 2004. In 2008, the family was expanded by another baby boy named Atticus. The spouses separated in 2015 while their marriage was dissolved in 2017. Since 2016, the artist has been romantically linked to Supergirl series star Floriana Lima.
A curious fact: Casey is a big fan of Denzel Washington. When he got an Oscar, he thanked his idol for teaching him how to act.