As is the case with many Hollywood couples, the two actors met while working on a film set, but they did not immediately kick off their romance.
When they were filming Pearl Harbor together in 2001, Garner was still married to her first husband, Scott Foley, and Affleck was just ending his relationship with Gwyneth Paltrow.
Dating someone who resembles your ex-husband is a surefire way of letting your ex know that you’re not over him, and Jennifer’s always had a better eye for public image than that.
This year, on June 29, the couple will celebrate their ten year wedding anniversary, which is no easy feat in Hollywood.
With this milestone coming up, it got me thinking: how did Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner meet and become one of our most beloved celebrity couples?
It's give me the strength and support to speak out about my illness with others," he said.
"I am fighting for myself and my family," he added.
“Jen brings out the best in John, and he is the happiest he has probably ever been.