This was the love that dared not speak its name, at least not without a host of megastars, a gospel choir and a We Are The World-style sing-along. Ben Affleck and ABC chat show host Jimmy Kimmel tit-for-tat dating was designed as revenge for Matt Damon and Sarah Silverman’s passionate ‘affair’, itself designed as revenge for Kimmel regularly bumping Damon off his show, itself revenge for... well, we’re not really sure. It’s pretty funny, though. “I’m gonna take from you something you love,” Kimmel gloats to Damon. Yup, that’ll be Ben Affleck. This is one actor not afraid to send himself (and his old buddy) up. For further proof, check out Kimmel’s Handsome Men’s Club in which Affleck joins Matthew McConaughey, Josh Hartnett, Rob Lowe and a host of heartthrobs in Hollywood’s answer to S.P.E.C.T.R.E. Trust us: these are worth taking the time to watch.
Quality feature - well worth it just for the last page - I'd never seen either of those two clips.
Handsome Men Club was funny, and it was interesting to see all the cameos.
However, The "Ben Affleck" video had me in stitches - I don't know how long this has been kicking around the internet, but it's been long time since I've seen something that has had me laughing so much it hurt ! I had to watch it again just to try and spot all the cameos in it.
The fact that Affleck is willing to send himself up like this grants him a lot of respect from me (not that I imagine that matters sp;
Posted by Schimchs on Thursday September 23, 2010, 22:04