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Casey Affleck

Casey Affleck, June 2006
Born Caleb Casey McGuire Affleck-Boldt
August 12, 1975 (1975-08-12) (age 34)
Falmouth, Massachusetts,
United States
Occupation Actor
Years active 1988–present
Spouse(s) Summer Phoenix (2006-present)
.Caleb Casey McGuire Affleck (born August 12, 1975), known professionally as Casey Affleck, is an American actor.^ Actor Reviews Birthdate: August 12, 1975 Casey Affleck .
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^ Casey Affleck (born August 12, 1975) is an acclaimed Academy Award and Golden Globe nominated American actor.
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^ Caleb Casey Affleck was born on Aug.
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.During the 1990s and early 2000s, he played supporting roles in mainstream hits like Good Will Hunting (1997) and Ocean's Eleven (2001) as well as in critically acclaimed independent films such as Chasing Amy (1997).^ Chasing Amy (1997) Holden McNeil .
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^ Chasing Amy 1997 R , 114 min.

^ Good Will Hunting 1997 R , 125 min.

.In 2007, his breakout year,[1][2] Affleck gained recognition and critical acclaim for his work in Gone Baby Gone and The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, which garnered him an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor.^ Affleck is the recipient of the festival's Virtuosos Award for his performance in 'Gone Baby Gone'.

^ CASEY AFFLECK stars this fall in the character drama "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford."

^ The September 2007 release of The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford with Brad Pitt has critics buzzing about Afflecks role as Robert Ford.
  • Casey Affleck in the Spotlight - Entertainment News 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.bellaonline.com [Source type: General]

.He is the younger brother of actor and director Ben Affleck.^ Brother of actor Casey Affleck.
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^ Casey Affleck is the younger brother of Hollywood A-lister Ben Affleck.
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^ The younger brother of Ben Affleck...
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Early life

.Affleck was born Caleb Casey McGuire Affleck-Boldt in Falmouth, Massachusetts, the second son of Christopher Anne "Chris" (née Boldt), a school district employee and teacher, and Timothy Byers Affleck, a drug counselor, social worker, janitor, auto mechanic, bartender, and former actor with the Theater Company of Boston.^ Brother of actor Casey Affleck.
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^ Casey Affleck (born August 12, 1975) is an American actor.
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^ His dad was a drug counselor, a mechanic, a bartender, an actor.
  • The up-and-coming Affleck: younger brother Casey, in 2 new films < PopWire | PopMatters 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.popmatters.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[3] .He is three years younger than his brother Ben Affleck.^ Younger brother of actor Ben Affleck .
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^ He is the younger brother of actor Ben Affleck .
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^ Brother of actor Ben Affleck .
  • Casey Affleck (The Killer Inside Me, Lonesome Jim, Ocean's Thirteen and Gone Baby Gone) - news, photos, filmography, rent DVDs from LOVEFiLM 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.lovefilm.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[4] .As a child he had numerous pets, including cats, snakes, guinea pigs and turtles.^ As a child he had numerous pets, including cats, snakes, guinea pigs, turtles and a dog named "Pepper".
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^ I have had a turtle, a guinea pig, a dog, girlfriends, and many sweet, playful, sleepy, loving, delicious cats.
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[5] .Affleck went to The George Washington University and later transferred to Columbia University in New York City, where he majored in physics, astronomy, and Western philosophy.^ He attended Columbia University, majoring in Physics.
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^ He ultimately went to school after shooting, heading to George Washington University to focus on political courses before transferring to Columbia University in New York.
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^ Affleck attended George Washington University and later transferred to Columbia University where he studied Physics, Astronomy and Western Philosophy.
  • Celebrity Spotlight: Casey Affleck - Starpulse Entertainment News 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.starpulse.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[6]

Career

.Affleck worked sporadically on television while finishing high school and attending college during the early 1990s.^ Graduating high school in 1993, the younger Affleck headed for Los Angeles, but after a year of mostly uninteresting opportunities, considered college.
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^ Unlike his brother's lantern-jawed heroes, Affleck's recent work is located some distance from the moral high ground.
  • Oh brother, where art thou? - Casey Affleck interview - Scotland on Sunday 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC scotlandonsunday.scotsman.com [Source type: General]

^ With Damon, Ben took acting lessons while also attending Cambridge Rindge and Latin High School together.

.In 1993, he appeared in a short film made by his older brother, Ben Affleck, called I Killed My Lesbian Wife, Hung Her on a Meat Hook, and Now I Have a Three-Picture Deal at Disney.^ He next appeared in Dazed and Confused (1993) before being cast as a regular in the short-lived NBC series "Against the Grain" (1993).

^ After the lackluster performance, rumors started circulating that his rap career was in fact a hoax and he was actually filming a documentary with his brother-in-law Casey Affleck.
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^ Each is a younger sibling of Hollywood notables: Affleck is the brother of Ben Affleck, and Phoenix is the sister of Joaquin Phoenix and the late River Phoenix.
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[7]
.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.^ Casey Affleck filming Joaquin Phoenix .
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^ (That, and Van Sant's fondness for silent movies.
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^ Tags casey affleck , joaquin phoenix .
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[8] .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.^ Appeared with brother Ben Affleck in the movies Chasing Amy (1997), Good Will Hunting (1997) and 200 Cigarettes (1999).
  • Casey Affleck (The Killer Inside Me, Lonesome Jim, Ocean's Thirteen and Gone Baby Gone) - news, photos, filmography, rent DVDs from LOVEFiLM 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.lovefilm.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Chasing Amy (1997) Holden McNeil .
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^ The film is directed by Affleck's movie-star brother, Ben Affleck.
  • 'Gone Baby Gone' Star Casey Affleck : NPR 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.npr.org [Source type: General]

.The latter was co-written by Ben and his best friend Matt Damon, both of whom went on to win the Academy Award For Best Original Screenplay.^ Ben Affleck is an Academy Award -winning writer and actor.
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^ Up until now, Casey Affleck would be most recognized for his supporting roles such as the character Morgan OMalley in the 1997 Film Good Will Hunting, written by and starring Ben Affleck and friend Matt Damon.
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^ After bursting on to the scene with Boston pal Matt Damon as the co-writers and co-stars of the acclaimed drama Good Will Hunting back in 1997, Ben seemed primed for big things.
  • Casey Affleck - Independent.ie 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.independent.ie [Source type: News]

.Affleck's next few films, the underground movie Desert Blue (1998) with Kate Hudson, the black comedy Drowning Mona (1999) with Bette Midler, Jamie Lee Curtis, Neve Campbell, and Danny DeVito, and the 2001 horror movie Soul Survivors (co-starring Luke Wilson) were all critical as well as commercial failures.^ June 8, 1999 Desert Blue .
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^ Desert Blue: 1998 .
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^ The film is directed by Affleck's movie-star brother, Ben Affleck.
  • 'Gone Baby Gone' Star Casey Affleck : NPR 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.npr.org [Source type: General]

[9]
.In 2001, Affleck became part of an ensemble cast in the re-make of the Rat Pack movie Ocean's Eleven, directed by Steven Soderbergh.^ This movie was directed by Ben Affleck and.
  • Gone Baby Gone (2007) 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC pihlweb.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ May 23, 2007 Ocean's Thirteen is a 2007 film directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring an ensemble cast .
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^ Reunited with original cast for "Ocean's Twelve" again directed by Steven Soderbergh .
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.Supporting the star leads, George Clooney and Brad Pitt, Affleck played Virgil Malloy, one of the pair of mormon brothers hired to drive the getaway vehicle.^ The film stars Brad Pitt.
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^ 'No Country' is a quirky drama starring Brad Pitt and George Clooney.
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^ Brad Pitt và Casey Affleck .
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.Affleck reprised this character in two sequels, Ocean's Twelve (2004) and Ocean's Thirteen (2007).^ Ocean's Thirteen (2007) Virgil Malloy .
  • Casey Affleck - Upcoming Shows & Peformances - Zvents 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.zvents.com [Source type: General]

^ Ocean's Twelve (2004) Virgil Malloy .
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^ Although the film basically flopped, it did little to hurt the actor's career, and he went on to land roles in Soul Survivors (2000) and Ocean's Eleven (2001), as well as the sequels, Ocean's Twelve (2004) and Ocean's Thirteen (2007).
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.In the third installment of the trilogy, several scenes are set in Mexico, where Affleck lived as a child, and in which he has extended dialogue in Spanish, which he speaks.^ A parent himself now, Affleck is expecting his second child with Summer Phoenix, the sister of the late River, whom he married last year after several years together.

^ Gossip Girl Blake Lively has joined Ben Affleck on the set of the crime thriller, The Town .

^ New York City; The Taqwacores , set among the punk Muslim scene, was a study in the alienation of ethnic minorities living in America.
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[10]
.Affleck co-wrote the screenplay for the 2002 film Gerry with Gus Van Sant and Matt Damon.^ With Matt Damon, co-starred in and co-wrote the Sundance-screened "Gerry" .
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^ Combustible Celluloid film review - Gerry (2003), Gus Van Sant, Matt Damon, Casey Affleck, dvd review .
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^ Previously, he co-wrote, with Matt Damon, Gus Van Sant's independent road movie "Gerry," also starring alongside Matt Damon in the film.

.The film, about two guys who get lost while hiking in the desert, received mixed reviews and, after premiering at the Sundance film festival, got only a limited release in the United States in 2003.[11] In 2006, Affleck featured in Lonesome Jim and The Last Kiss, where he plays a friend of Zach Braff's character.^ December 19, 2006 The Last Kiss .
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^ All the latest from the Sundance Film Festival.
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^ LONESOME JIM 2006 .
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.He then made a cameo in the Joaquin Phoenix-directed video "Tired of Being Sorry" for Balthazar Getty's band Ringside.^ Casey Affleck directing documentary on Joaquin Phoenix .
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^ In Video: Joaquin Phoenix continues journey from superstar to train-wreck .
  • Casey Affleck - Independent.ie 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.independent.ie [Source type: News]

^ AM Joaquin Phoenix appears to be getting into the act of being a petulant hip-hop star.
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.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.^ Casey was not only amazing in Gone Baby Gone, he gave one of the best performances of last year as Robert Ford in The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford.
  • Casey Affleck Joins The Kind One Cast « FirstShowing.net 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.firstshowing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ They put a lot of pressure on Ford to do it because he was close to him.” Jesse James and Robert Ford were friends and in fact Ford was actually a member of the James Gang for a while.
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^ User Rating Trailer Get It 2012 The Kind One 2007 The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford Rent / Buy 2007 Gone Baby Gone Rent / Buy 2007 Ocean's Thirteen Rent / Buy 2006 Lonesome Jim Rent / Buy 2006 The Last Kiss (2006) Rent / Buy 2006 The Last Kiss: with Open Captions (2006) Rent / Buy 2004 Ocean's Twelve Rent / Buy See All Casey Affleck Filmography .
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.For his unanimously praised performance,[7] he received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture, a nomination for a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role - Motion Picture, and an Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role.^ Portrayed the 1950s 'Superman' TV star George Reeves in "Hollywoodland"; received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor in a Supporting Role .
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^ The part earned Affleck an Oscar nomination for best supporting actor.
  • The Younger Affleck Steps into the Spotlight : NPR 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.npr.org [Source type: General]

^ He received an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as Ford.
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Entertainment Weekly observed that "a revelatory Casey Affleck brings Ford to life with a mature sense of an underling's craven, fawning petulance."[12] Other reviewers praised Affleck for being "terrific"[13] and a "real revelation"[14] while making "an indelible impression as the insecure, physically unprepossessing weakling."[15] The film's director, Andrew Dominik, said that Affleck was so good in the role partly because, like Ford, he “knows what it’s like to live in somebody’s shadow,” referring to Affleck's more famous brother, Ben.[2]
.Affleck also played his first leading man in a mainstream production in 2007. He starred in the Boston crime thriller Gone Baby Gone as the protagonist, Patrick Kenzie.^ Gone Baby Gone among the better crime thrillers of 2007."
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^ Ben Affleck on the set of Gone Baby Gone.

^ Oct 19, 2007 Gone, Baby, Gone .
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.Directed, produced, and co-written by Ben Affleck, the film was critically acclaimed and earned Casey further plaudits for his acting.^ This movie was directed by Ben Affleck and.
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^ Les films associs Casey Affleck .
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^ Un film di Ben Affleck .
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[16] The Boston Globe commented, "I'd never stopped to consider Casey Affleck as a movie star before, but under his big brother's tutelage, he blooms as a leading man of richly watchable savvy and intelligence."[17] The New York magazine similarly praised Affleck's portrayal of the tough private detective and concluded, "Casey Affleck has never had a pedestal like the one his brother provides him, and he earns it. His Patrick is pale and raspy ... .He’s not physically imposing, but he reels off four-letter words so fast that it leaves his bigger and more dangerous opponents staring in disbelief."^ More than 30 years ago, Jack Nicholson created an iconic movie character with the help of a sailor's hat, a rebellious attitude and enough four-letter words to make Eminem blush.
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[18]
.In April 2008, director Ridley Scott announced his new project The Kind One, a period noir drama set for release in 2010, starring Affleck in the lead role.^ Casey Affleck goes noir with THE KIND ONE! .
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^ Affleck has been cast as the lead in the 2010 Ridley Scott film The Kind One , based on a novel by Tom Epperson .
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^ The role he was given was more of a leading role, but so was Afflecks.
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[19] .Also in 2010, Affleck teams up with Jessica Alba in The Killer Inside Me, a film adaptation of the 1952 novel of the same name.^ Casey Affleck, Jessica Alba team up for ‘Killer’ .
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^ Michael Winterbottom will direct Casey Affleck and Jessica Alba in a film adaptation of The Killer Inside Me , the classic novel by Jim Thompson.
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^ Casey Affleck and Jessica Alba are teaming with director Michael Winterbottom for "The Killer Inside Me," an adaptation of a novel from noir author Jim Thompson.

[20]
.Since 2009, Affleck has been directing a documentary about the musical career of his friend and brother-in-law Joaquin Phoenix.^ Best friends with Joaquin Phoenix .
  • Casey Affleck - Biography 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]
  • Casey Affleck (The Killer Inside Me, Lonesome Jim, Ocean's Thirteen and Gone Baby Gone) - news, photos, filmography, rent DVDs from LOVEFiLM 2 February 2010 13:55 UTC www.lovefilm.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Joaquin Phoenix's rap career the subject of debate (and a Casey Affleck-directed documentary) .
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^ Fellow actor Casey Affleck has announced today that he will be directing a documentary about Phoenix' musical career.
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[21][22]

Personal life

.Affleck married Summer Phoenix, his girlfriend of six years, on June 3, 2006 in Savannah, Georgia.^ That’s all we have for now on Summer Phoenix:Summer Affleck .
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^ Affleck got engaged to Summer Phoenix, his girlfriend of four years, on January 9, 2004.
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^ On June 3rd 2006, Affleck and Phoenix wed in Georgia.
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[23] .The couple were introduced by her brother, Joaquin.^ Affleck's close friend and Summer's brother, Joaquin, introduced the couple.
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^ He was introduced to Phoenix by her brother, Joaquin, who has been one of Affleck's closest friends since they met on the set of To Die For nearly 10 years ago.

The couple have two sons, Indiana August, who was born on May 31, 2004 in Amsterdam[24] and Atticus,[25] who was born in November 2007.[26]
.Affleck is involved with many animal rights movements and campaigns for PETA and Farm Sanctuary.^ Casey is a part of many animal rights groups and supports the cause with his personal choice of being a vegan.
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^ Ad execs said the scenes of animals in factory farms and slaughterhouses as Affleck explains why he is a vegetarian were “too graphic.” Whatever.
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[27] He is a vegan, and thus, does not eat "meat or any other animal products."[28] Affleck is fluent in Spanish and resides in Los Angeles, California and Winter Park, Florida with his family.[10]

Filmography

Year Film Role Notes
1988 Lemon Sky Jerry TV
1990 The Kennedys of Massachusetts Robert (12-15) TV mini-series
1995 To Die For Russel Hines
1996 Race the Sun Daniel Webster
1997 Chasing Amy Little kid
Good Will Hunting Morgan O'Mally
1998 Desert Blue Pete Kepler
1999 200 Cigarettes Tom
American Pie Tom Myers Uncredited
Floating Prep #1
2000 Drowning Mona Bobby Calzone
Committed Jay
Hamlet Fortinbras
Attention Shoppers Jed
2001 Ocean's Eleven Virgil Malloy Nominated — MTV Movie Award for Best On-Screen Team
Nominated — Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Cast
American Pie 2 Tom Myers
Soul Survivors Sean
2002 Gerry Gerry Also Screenwriter
2004 Ocean's Twelve Virgil Malloy
2005 Lonesome Jim Jim
2006 The Last Kiss Chris
2007 Ocean's Thirteen Virgil Malloy Nominated — Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie: Chemistry
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford Robert Ford National Board of Review Award for Best Supporting Actor
National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor
San Francisco Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor
Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture
Nominated — Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated — Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated — Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated — Chlotrudis Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture
Nominated — Irish Film & Television Award for Best International Actor
Nominated — London Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor
Nominated — Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated — Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role - Motion Picture
Gone Baby Gone Patrick Kenzie Prism Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film
Nominated — Irish Film & Television Award for Best International Actor
2010 The Killer Inside Me Lou Ford
The Kind One[29] Danny Landon

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  8. ^ Schaefer, Stephen. Casey Affleck - Breakthrough Actor. Variety.com. 19 October 2007.
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  10. ^ a b Carroll, Larry. Casey Affleck says 'Thirteen' is better than 'Twelve'. MTV.com. 24 August 2006.
  11. ^ Release dates for Gerry
  12. ^ The Assassination of Jesse James (2007)
  13. ^ Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford - Rolling Stone
  14. ^ 'Jesse James' is just a great, gorgeous Western
  15. ^ The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford - Variety
  16. ^ Gone Baby Gone - RT
  17. ^ Gone Baby Gone
  18. ^ Ways of making you talk
  19. ^ "Paste Magazine  :: News :: Ridley Scott, Casey Affleck take on The Kind One". Paste. 2008-04-17. http://www.pastemagazine.com/action/article/7175/news/film/ridley_scott_taking_on_the_kind_one. Retrieved 2008-04-27. 
  20. ^ "BD Horror News - 'Killer Inside Me' Finds New Director and Cast". BloodyDisgusting. 2008-11-17. http://www.bloody-disgusting.com/news/14372. Retrieved 2008-11-28. 
  21. ^ Casey Affleck to Direct a Documentary on Joaquim Phoenix Yahoo News, January 17, 2009
  22. ^ Untitled Joaquin Phoenix Documentary. joaqdoc.com
  23. ^ Biography for Casey Affleck - IMDB
  24. ^ Casey Affleck - Profile. E! Online.com.
  25. ^ Affleck brothers strike gold on the silver screen
  26. ^ "Casey Affleck Welcomes a Second Child." People.com. 15 November 2007.
  27. ^ Alicia Silverstone naked PETA advert banned. My Park magazine. 21 September 2007.
  28. ^ PETA profile
  29. ^ "Casey Affleck Joins The Kind One Cast". FirstShowing.net. 2008-02-06. http://www.firstshowing.net/2008/02/06/casey-affleck-joins-the-kind-one-cast/. Retrieved 2008-05-01. 

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