This Is the Interview About His Ancestor Ben Affleck Tried to Suppress

Ben Affleck really didn’t want people to know that one of his distant ancestors owned slaves—going so far as to lobby celebrity genealogy TV show Finding Your Roots to suppress the segment in which that ancestor is discussed. But we got our hands on a copy of the script—and now you can read the mild interview that… » 4/23/15 9:46am 4/23/15 9:46am

Ben Affleck Hid His Slave-Owning Ancestor Because It Made Him Feel Bad

In the recent slew of Sony emails published on WikiLeaks, it was revealed that Ben Affleck, after appearing on Henry Louis “Skip” Gates Jr.’s Finding Your Roots, asked the PBS show to suppress newly discovered information about his ancestors owning slaves. (Gates obliged.) Yesterday, Affleck released a Facebook… » 4/22/15 10:30am 4/22/15 10:30am

Everyone Hates Superman in the Batman v Superman trailer

After a low-quality version was leaked online, director Zack Snyder released the HD teaser trailer for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice starring Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill. Unfortunately there’s no sign of Wonder Woman in the trailer, played by Gal Gadot, who will make her debut in this film before her own movie… » 4/18/15 5:10pm 4/18/15 5:10pm

Zayn Malik Appears in Public, Has Shorn His Powerful Locks 

Zayn Malik went out into the world and made his first public appearance since leaving One Direction. Malik accepted an award for Outstanding Achievement in Music at the Asian Awards in London. He gave a nice speech thanking both his parents and “four of the best guys I’ve ever met.” TMZ would like to note that “he… » 4/18/15 10:45am 4/18/15 10:45am

Matt Damon Has Seen Ben Affleck's Dick Like a Million Times

In the late '90s, a power couple emerged from the streets of Boston to take the world by storm. Passionate, creative and attractive, Matt Damon and Ben Affleck had a love for their art that was matched (and surpassed) only by their love for each other. And as so happens when you spend enough time in close… » 11/10/14 10:10am 11/10/14 10:10am

Batman's Movie-Sidekick Robin Is Finally a Woman (Maybe)

Filming for 2016's mega-mega-blockbuster Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice is motoring right along, preparing to destroy villains and box offices the world over. Ben Affleck is cast as the controversial Batman, of course, and Henry Cavill will reprise his role as a detrimentally uncontroversial Superman. Now,… » 10/17/14 6:10pm 10/17/14 6:10pm

Even Matt and Ben Know That Syfy Is the Most Important Cable Network

The Syfy Network is the most important channel on cable television, with or without the Sharknado franchise. It has Face Off and Defiance and Dominion. It has Ghost Hunters which has aired for approximately 37 years. Syfy is the greatest. American tastemakers Affleck and Damon recognize this, and now they want to get… » 10/13/14 6:10pm 10/13/14 6:10pm

The Creepy-Ass Gone Girl Trailer Is Finally Here

The first full trailer for Gone Girl has finally dropped—not that it shows much, besides Ben Affleck looking maybe-slimy-maybe-misunderstood as Nick Dunne and lots of conflict between characters you'll maybe remember from the book. Throw in a cover of "She" by the Psychedelic Furs' Richard Butler and boom, you've got… » 4/15/14 10:20am 4/15/14 10:20am

Here's the I'm Realest Interview Jennifer Lopez Has Done in Awhile

These days, Jennifer Lopez doesn't often come off as a particularly interesting celebrity or performer. However, in this new interview with radio host Big Boy, J. Lo manages to talk about old, boring topics like her ass, whether or not she's a super diva and her ex-boyfriends, all while seeming pretty chill and funny. » 3/11/14 7:15pm 3/11/14 7:15pm

Justin Bieber: Internet's Best Troll, or Batman's New Robin?

I'll be honest: sometime around the monkey-abandoning incident in Germany, I hopped aboard the Justin Bieber hatemobile, which is basically just an overloaded jalopy driven by a foul-tempered orangutan named #1JoostinHatrr (apes can't spell). I was convinced we were watching the very public entropy of a… » 9/14/13 11:15am 9/14/13 11:15am