Caleb Casey McGuire Affleck
Falmouth, Massachusetts, United States
Los Feliz, Los Angeles, United States
Casey Affleck attended the Cambridge Rindge and Latin School in Massachusetts and graduated in 1993.
He then enrolled in George Washington University to study politics. However, he stayed there for just one year.
Finally, he was transferred to the Columbia University in New York City. There, he studied physics, astronomy, and Western philosophy. After studying for two years, he dropped out of the university.
Actor, film director, producer, and writer
- Father – Timothy Byers Affleck (Theatre Stage Manager, Director, Writer and Actor)
- Mother – Christopher Anne Boldt
- Siblings – Ben Affleck (Older Brother) (Actor, Writer, Producer)
- Others – O’Brien “Obie” Boldt (Maternal Grandfather)
Casey Affleck is represented by William Morris Endeavor Entertainment.
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
70 kg or 154 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Casey Affleck has dated –
- Summer Phoenix (2000-2016) – Casey started going out with actress Summer Phoenix in 2000 after being introduced by Summer’s brother Joaquin Phoenix, with whom Casey had worked with on I’m Still Here (2010). In May 2004, Phoenix gave birth to a son, Indiana August. They took their relationship to the next level by getting married in 2006. Their second son, Atticus was born in January 2008. In March 2016, they shocked the show business by revealing in a press statement that they had decided to end their sixteen-year long relationship.
- Floriana Lima (2016-Present) – Couple of months after the end of his marriage, Casey found solace in the arms of actress Floriana Lima. The new couple was spotted putting on serious PDA on the Malibu beach in Los Angeles.
Race / Ethnicity
He is of German, English, Scottish, Irish, French, and Swedish descent.
- Mole below lip
- Wide blue eyes
- Low mumbling voice
Casey Affleck hasn’t done any type of brand endorsements but has directed advertisements for the Sundance Channel.
His religious views aren’t known.
Best Known For
- Being Ben Affleck’s younger brother.
- Starring in The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007).
His first theatrical film appearance came in crime comedy-drama series To Die For as Russell Hines in 1995.
First TV Show
Casey Affleck made his first TV show appearance in ABC miniseries The Kennedys of Massachusetts for his role as Robert Kennedy in 1990.
In a bid to prepare for his role in Out of the Furnace (2013), Casey Affleck undertook strength training workouts that helped him look like the brawler, his character was supposed to be. He hit the gym five times a week. Along with strength training, he also took regular cardio sessions. Plus, he trained with fight experts to make sure that he brings authenticity to the workout.
Casey Affleck Favorite Things
His favorite things aren’t known.
Casey Affleck Facts
- Casey Affleck has been vegan for more than 15 years. He believes eating meat is very unhealthy and encouraged the inhumane and violent industry.
- In 2010, Casey’s two female co-workers filed a sexual harassment case against him. Affleck opted to settle the cases out of the court.
- Casey loved animals from his childhood and his pets during that period included guinea pigs, snakes, turtles, and cats.
- Actor Matt Damon has always been his childhood friend. In fact, Damon called Casey his little brother in one of his interviews.
- After completing his high school, he started working on his acting career and, he took a sort of break from acting to first study at George Washington University and then at Columbia University.
- Casey Affleck in fluent in Spanish and English.
- Casey Affleck doesn’t have a social media presence.