Ben Affleck‘s immersing himself in a new role that ya might say came along at the perfect time — because he’s taking part in an athlete-turned-addict who’s making an attempt to make a comeback.
Cameras have been rolling in L.A. Monday as Ben filmed a scene for his new movie, “Torrance,” by which he stars as a former All-Star basketball participant who’s battling habit whereas taking a highschool teaching gig at his alma mater.
You can see he’s fairly beefed up for the half, which explains these current pictures of him hitting the gymnasium and exhibiting off an spectacular set of weapons.
Ben accomplished a 40-day rehab stint for alcohol earlier this month, and is presently in outpatient care coping with his real-life habit points. We broke the story … his ex, Jennifer Garner, took him to rehab after she staged an intervention.
You gotta assume his expertise in rehab can have some influence on this efficiency.