Ben Affleck And Jennifer Garner – Actor Ben Affleck has confirmed what was first reported by People, through a source, that he and wife Jennifer Garner have had their third child.
Back in August of last year Garner announced on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno that they were expecting another baby. She also said that at the time they knew what the sex of the baby was but were keeping it a secret.
Later in September on the Ellen Degeneres show Garner said that, “It would be so weird to have a boy.” The couples first two children were daughters. She also told People having a boy would be “cool and different.”
After a source told People that the couples first child was born this week and was a boy. Affleck took to his Facebook page to make an official announcement.
“We are happy to announce on February 27, Jennifer gave birth to a healthy baby boy, Samuel Garner Affleck,” he wrote.
After being involved in relationships with Gwyneth Paltrow and then Jennifer Lopez, Affleck met Garner on the set of ‘Daredevil’ and began dating, then married in 2005. There two daughters are, 6-year-old Violet Anne, and 3-year-old Seraphina Rose Elizabeth.
Before Affleck, Garner has previously been married and divorced to actor Scott Foley.