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Garner made an uncredited cameo appearance in Mother's Day Magoo , the independent drama and Woody Allen 's Deconstructing Harry ; most of her performance was cut from Allen's film. Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner during happier times. And it takes a long time to speak with a twang. In Garner became a spokesperson of skin care brand Neutrogena.

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You been smoking pot? Gervais was keen to cast Garner — "always happy and always pleasant to everyone" — against type. She looks as if the wheels in her head are not just turning but falling off and needing to be screwed back on. Garner played a mother for the first time in , [5] starring opposite Joel Edgerton , in the drama The Odd Life of Timothy Green , which followed a magical pre-adolescent boy whose personality and naïveté have profound effects on the people in his town.

But the question of whether the actress has deeper emotional layers to bring to the screen is not answered here. She's incapable of phoniness. In , Garner starred opposite Kevin Costner in the sports drama Draft Day , as the fictional salary cap analyst of Cleveland Browns. Perhaps someday someone will give Garner a chance to be something other than perfectly nice. The role is like a caricature of her performance in Juno , minus the ultimate and essential redemption.

In 's Danny Collins , a drama inspired by the true story of folk singer Steve Tilston and starring Al Pacino and Annette Bening , Garner played the supporting role of the wife of Bobby Cannavale 's character. The film was released in selected cinemas and was warmly received by critics; Stephanie Merry of the Washington Post felt she "gives the movie a powerful jolt of emotion.

Garner made an uncredited cameo appearance in Mother's Day She will next voice a character in Wonder Park in In , Garner became an artist ambassador for Save the Children , promoting national literacy, nutrition and early education efforts. I want her to see the passionate commitment Mark Shriver and Hillary Clinton have to make the world a better place for everyone. In Garner said she was "not a particularly outwardly political person.

Garner has campaigned for laws to protect her children from paparazzi. When really what happens is they're waiting outside our door every single day. My kids take karate for example, and we have our classes at the same time every week.

So the guys know when we have karate, and so 20 of them wait there for us every single class. So that's a lot of energy coming at little, little kids. In she appeared in a global warming awareness video produced by the Center for American Progress Action Fund. Garner met co-star Scott Foley on the set of Felicity in The couple separated in March Garner began dating Ben Affleck in mid, [] having established a friendship on the sets of Pearl Harbor and Daredevil However, the settlement will be filed with the court after Affleck completes his current rehab stint and then the divorce will become final.

Although Garner stopped attending church regularly after moving to Los Angeles, [] each of her three children was baptised as a member of the United Methodist Church in her hometown of Charleston, West Virginia. Garner was stalked by Steven Burky from to , and again from to She, her husband, and her daughter Violet obtained a restraining order in In March , he was ruled insane, sent to California's state mental hospital, and ordered to stay away from the Affleck family for 10 years if released.

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May Learn how and when to remove this template message. Garner speaking about early childhood education at a Capitol Hill event in Career beginnings and Alias Edit As a college student, Garner did summer stock theater. Transition to film Edit While Alias was airing, Garner continued to work in film intermittently. Early childhood education Edit. Drama Nominated Choice TV: Action Daredevil Nominated Choice Movie: Breakout Actress Nominated Choice Movie: Comedy 13 Going on 30 Nominated Choice Movie: Hissy Fit Nominated Choice Movie: Blush Nominated Choice Movie: Drama Miracles from Heaven Nominated.

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