He has been to rehab to seek treatment for alcohol abuse.
They sent shockwaves through Hollywood when they announced their split in 2015 and eventual divorce filing in April 2017 after a decade of marriage.
The former couple has three children – Violet, Seraphina, and Samuel.
Following his parents split when he was a baby, Affleck moved to the Boston area. He got his start as a child actor on the PBS show “The Voyage of the Mimi.” After graduating Damon’s alma mater, the Cambridge Rindge and Latin School, Affleck attended University of Vermont and Occidental College for a period of time.
He landed roles in “School Ties, “Dazed and Confused,” “Mallrats,” and “Chasing Amy” in the 90s.
Summer 'was having a lot of trust issues' with Casey before their breakup, according to an In Touch report in March.
A source told the publication that they 'went to couples counselling, but they just couldn't recover' their relationship.
Keep up with this story and more on HBO, Emmy award–winning host John Oliver found some flaws in the academy’s decision.“Finally, the group that counts among its current members Roman Polanski, Bill Cosby and Mel Gibson has found the one guy who has treated women badly and kicked him out,” Oliver said.“So, congratulations, Hollywood,” Oliver added sarcastically. for Europe in 1978 after pleading guilty to raping a 13-year-old girl.
“See you at the next Oscars, where—and this is true—Casey Affleck will be presenting best actress.”Oliver’s criticism, of course, refers to the troubled legal histories of Polanski, Cosby, Gibson and Affleck. The director has continued to make films that have been feted by the academy.
It was reported that Julian accused his dad of spanking him excessively, and the L. County Department of Children and Family Services opened an investigation.