(Photo by Eugene Gologursky/Getty Images for Hamptons International Film Festival) And even though Affleck and Shookus have only been officially dating since the summer, their relationship reportedly dates back to 2013, when both of them were still married to other people.
According to reports that surfaced earlier this year, Affleck and Shookus engaged in a two-year affair that culminated in 2015 when Garner found out about the fling and confronted Shookus about it.
Since going public with their relationship, Affleck and Shookus haven't been shy about flaunting their romance, and they're frequently photographed holding hands and going on coffee dates together in L. (Photo by Jackson Lee/Wire Image)NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 10: Ben Affleck and Lindsay Shookus attend the 2017 US Open Tennis Championships at Arthur Ashe Stadium on September 10, 2017 in New York City.
(Photo by Jackson Lee/Wire Image)NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 10: Ben Affleck and Lindsay Shookus attend the 2017 US Open Tennis Championships at Arthur Ashe Stadium on September 10, 2017 in New York City.
'"Though Garner may not be ready to see other people yet, her ex definitely is.
Affleck has been dating "Saturday Night Live" producer Lindsay Shookus since at least the summer, and it's serious -- they recently went house hunting together.
"I would not choose to be single or be in this position. I haven’t been on a date and I am not interested in dating.
People want to set me up and I am just like, 'No thank you!
(Photo by Jason La Veris/Film Magic)LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 17: (L-R) Joe Keery, Maika Monroe and Jennifer Garner attend the premiere of 'The Tribes of Palos Verdes' at The Theatre at Ace Hotel on November 17, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. Because a film director is a very different kind of artist." When pressed further, he allowed that, "Oh sure, It’s a projection of my life and what I’m thinking about.But it’s also all fiction; it’s all smoke and mirrors." Well, one thing's for sure: Aronofsky's ego is certainly on full display in Lawrence's characterization, both on and off screen.“When I saw the movie, I was reminded all over again how brilliant he is,” she told the magazine.
“For the past year, I’ve been dealing with him as just a human...
"I don't want to sound in an interview that I'm defending what we're doing in any way.