April 17, 1972
49 years old
5 ft 8 in | 173 cm
34-27-35 in | 87-69-89 cm
61 kg | 134.5 pounds
9 US | 40 EU
Jennifer Anne Garner was born in Houston, Texas, United States, on April 17, 1972, is an American actress.
Young Jennifer Garner started acting during her college years, at summer stock theater in her hometown, Charleston.
She got her television debut in drama romance movie Zoya (1995) in role as Sasha.
She made her big screen debut in comedy film Deconstructing Harry (1997) in role as Woman in the elevator, directed by Woody Allen.
Her breakthrough performance came as CIA officer Sydney Bristow in the ABC spy drama TV series Alias (2001-2006).
Yes Day (2021) comedy in role as Allison Torres, opposite Edgar Ramírez and Jenna Ortega
She voiced Mom in animated adventure film Wonder Park (2019).
Love Simon (2018) romantic teen comedy drama in role as Emily Spier, opposite Nick Robinson and Josh Duhamel
Peppermint (2018) action thriller in role as Riley North, with John Gallagher Jr. and John Ortiz
Dude, Where's My Car? (2000) comedy with Ashton Kutcher
Pearl Harbor (2001) romantic period war drama in role as Nurse Sandra
13 Going on 30 (2004) fantasy romantic comedy with Mark Ruffalo
Daredevil (2003) superhero opposite Ben Affleck
Elektra (2005) superhero in lead role as Elektra Natchios
Juno (2007) drama romance opposite Ellen Page and Michael Cera
The Invention of Lying (2009) fantasy romantic comedy opposite Jonah Hill and Ricky Gervais
The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012) fantasy comedy drama with Joel Edgerton
The Kingdom (2007) action thriller with Jamie Foxx
Dallas Buyers Club (2013) biographical drama with Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014) comedy opposite Steve Carell
Danny Collins (2015) comedy drama opposite Al Pacino and Annette Bening
Draft Day (2014) drama sport with Kevin Costner
Nine Lives (2016) comedy opposite Kevin Spacey and Christopher Walken
A Happening of Monumental Proportions (2017) comedy drama with Keanu Reeves and Katie Holmes
Catch Me If You Can (2002) biographical crime directed by Steven Spielberg
She won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress, a SAG Award and received four Primetime Emmy Award nominations for her role as CIA officer Sydney Bristow in ABC spy drama TV series Alias (2001-2006).
Dead Man's Walk (1996) epic Western adventure television miniseries in role as Clara Forsythe
Significant Others (1998) Fox drama series in role as Nell Glennon
Felicity (1998) drama television series in role as Hannah Bibb
Time of Your Life (1999–2000) Fox television drama series in role as Romy Sullivan
Camping (2018- ) HBO comedy television series in role as Kathryn McSorley-Jodell
She voiced Mama Llama in Netflix children's animation web television series Llama Llama (2018-2019).
Attended George Washington High School in Charleston and Denison University in Granville, Ohio.
Attended Vacation Bible School.
Graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in theater performance from the National Theater Institute at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Waterford, Connecticut.
She started learning ballet at the age of three.
Has two sisters.
She learned martial arts and taekwondo, during filming Alias.
Played saxophone in high school.
She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6920 Hollywood Boulevard in 2018.
She is a board member of Save the Children.
She dated Michael Vartan (2003-2004) and John Miller (2018).
She was married to Scott Foley (2000-2004).
She was married to Ben Affleck (2005-2018), they have three children, daughters Violet and Seraphina and a son Samuel.