Ben Affleck the actor has chosen his next movie: Argo. Ben Affleck the director, meanwhile, has chosen the lead for his next movie, Argo: Ben Affleck. What a narcissist!
The actor-director crossover will pull double duty on the upcoming thriller, as he has on his first two directorial efforts, Gone Baby Gone and The Town.
John Goodman and Alan Arkin have already signed up for the movie, based on a hostage crisis in Iran. Affleck will play a CIA agent in charge of freeing those being held hostage.
George Clooney and Grant Heslov. Let’s hope it’s the very antithesis of their last tag-team political effort, The Men Who Stare at Goats.