Ben Affleck slips into a plaid shirt for outing in LA… as Oscar-winner focuses on behind-the-camera work
It appears Ben Affleck is focused on his behind-the-camera work in 2023
Currently, the actor and director has three films in production with his name attached to them; two of which he serves as producer and a third where he has executive producers credit.
On Wednesday, Affleck headed out to a meeting in Los Angeles, which may very well be related to his next film.
The Argo filmmaker opted to go with a casual-cool look in a gray and maroon plaid shirt that paired with tan fitted pants.
In keeping with his laid back style the Berkley, California native, who grew up in Massachusetts, also a pair of white Nike sneakers.
Casual-cool: Ben Affleck, 52, opted for one of his favorite looks in a plaid shirt with tan fitted pants when he went to a meeting in Lod Angeles, which could be related to his next film job
The plaid shirt has been a staple in Affleck’s wardrobe for a while now.
Just this past year, he was seen wearing the shirt, or several like it, a number of times while stepping out with wife Jennifer Lopez.
After the Wednesday meeting, the Hollywood leading man looked like he was engulfed in a deep conversation on his phone as he made his way back to his park vehicle.
Currently, Affleck is playing the role of producer for the heist thriller film The Instigators alongside his brother Casey Affleck and his bestie Matt Damon, who both also play the lead roles in the movie.
‘Follows two robbers who must go on the run with the help of one of their therapists after a theft doesn’t go as planned,’ the premise of the film is described on IMDb.
The Apple TV+ production also stars Hong Chau, Paul Walter Hauser, Michael Stuhlbarg, Ving Rhames, Alfred Molina, Ron Perlman and Jack Harlow.
Affleck is also producing the sports drama, Unstoppable, that will star his wife, Jennifer Lopez, as one of the leads, according to The Hindu.
The story is based around Anthony Robles, a wrestler born with one leg who won a national championship at Arizona State, who will be played by Jharrel Jerome.
Go to wear: The Oscar winner has broke out the plaid shirt look many times while out with wife Jennifer Lopez over the post year or so
Behind-the-camera: Affleck is currently focused of producing three films now in production after directing and starring in the sports drama Air with Matt Damon
The film will mark the directorial debut of Oscar-winning editor William Goldenberg.
Affleck behind-the-camera works also extends to being executive producer for Small Things Like These, an historical drama that stars Cillian Murphy, Ciaran Hinds and Emily Watson.
The Good Will Hunting writer and star most recently showcased his directorial skills in the biographical sports drama film Air.
He would do double duty on the production starring alongside Damon, who’s not only lifelong friends but also partner in the Artists Equity production company.
The story ‘follows the history of sports marketing executive Sonny Vaccaro, and how he led Nike in its pursuit of the greatest athlete in the history of basketball, Michael Jordan,’ IMDb reports.
Air was originally slated for a streaming-only release on Amazon Prime Video but Amazon Studios eventually decided to release the film theatrically following strong results from test screenings.
It went on to gross over $90 million against a budget that projected to be between $70-90 million.
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