In a move that I’m sure has absolutely nothing to do with controlling the damage caused by last week’s PR nightmare, Ben Affleck has recently adopted a stray dog. Ben may have hands of cheap nickel, but he’s got a heart of pure gold.
Remember that scene in the sixth season of Game Of Thrones when Daenerys becomes queen of the Dothraki by burning the whole fucking Khal house down? The Hollywood equivalent is going down right now with Rose McGowan. Continue reading
So far this week, Ben Affleck’s plan of denouncing Harvey Weinstein’s grossness backfired on him after Rose McGowan called him a liar. Then Hilarie Burton reminded everyone of him acting like a creep on TRL years ago. And then a weirdly handsy French Canadian interview resurfaced. And then then Annamarie Tendler accused him of grabbing her ass at a Golden Globes party. But forget about Ben for a second. How does his ex-wife Jennifer Garner feel about all this bad news? Not great, that’s how.
Not long after Rose McGowan accused Ben Affleck of knowing what Harvey Weinstein had been up to in the past, former MTV VJ Hilarie Burton reminded everyone about the time Ben groped her left boob on TRL. According to makeup artist Annemarie Tendler, that wasn’t the only time Ben’s hands have been somewhere they weren’t welcome.
As many have already done, Ben Affleck spoke out yesterday with shock and horror in response to the dozens of allegations made against Harvey Weinstein. There was at least one person who wasn’t buying Ben’s statement, and that’s Rose McGowan.
That’s probably a good thing. Supposedly, he was sneaking drinks at an Emmys party. And I think we all remember where he popped up this summer. US Weekly sez that ambivalent Batman portrayer Ben Affleck visits an outpatient treatment center to deal with his alcoholism.