Ben affleck and Jennifer Lopez, probably the most acclaimed couple of the second, have made their relationship official by parading collectively tonight on the pink carpet of the Lido Cinema Palace, the place they have been for the presentation of Affleck’s newest movie, The final duel (The final duel), directed by Ridley scott.
It was probably the most anticipated picture by the paparazzi of the pageant. At first Affleck acquired out of the automobile, sporting a swimsuit and bow, and posed for a second solely to then open the door for his companion, who has appeared beautiful in a protracted tight white gown with a dizzying neckline and topped with jewels.
The actor and director of Argo and the Latin diva, actress and singer, have paraded collectively displaying nice complicity, with fixed laughs and cuddles.
From the waist and down the pink carpet, Ben & Jennifer. AFP photograph
Then Affleck’s co-stars arrived, who within the movie has a supporting position: Matt Damon, alongside along with his spouse, the Argentine Luciana Barroso, in a black gown, and Jodie Comer, additionally in black, however with a chiffon gown from excessive neck and transparencies.
He acquired out of the automobile first, posed, and opened the door for Jennifer. AFP photograph
Lastly, they have been joined by Ridley Scott, director of The Final Duel, the movie that may be screened at evening on the Lido, out of competitors, to shut this 78th version of the Venice Movie Competition.
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez arrived in Venice on Thursday, the place they have been seen collectively by water taxi and in addition strolling via the streets of the town.
Matt Damon along with his spouse, Luciana Barroso (45) from Salta. The actor turns 51 on October 8. Photograph EFE
Their reunion in latest months, which is now official, induced a lot expectation for the reason that couple met in 2003 filming Gigli they usually acquired engaged to be married, which by no means occurred, as a result of a yr later the breakup was confirmed.
Since Might they’ve begun to be seen collectively once more, shortly after the Latin star ended his relationship with former baseball participant Alex Rodríguez and this summer season they spent a trip collectively on the Italian island of Capri.
The Ridley Scott Award
Scott is grateful for the Cartier Glory award earlier than they display screen “The Last Duel”, the movie that opens in Argentina in October. Photograph EFE
Ridley Scott acquired tonight the brand new Cartier Glory award granted by the Venice Movie Competition for an “incredible and prolific career” and for his “natural approach to different genres”, based on Alberto Barbera, director of the Mostra.
Completely happy and content material, Affleck grew to become his former companion. AFP photograph
Scott acquired the award on the Lido Cinema Palace earlier than the screening of The Final Duel, a narrative with feminist overtones set in 14th century France.
Sparing in phrases, the director of key works within the historical past of cinema reminiscent of Blade runner, Alien or Gladiator, learn a thanks through which he talked about all of the filmmakers who’ve served as inspiration.
Particularly, he thanked Matt Damon and Ben Affleck, writers and protagonists of The Final Duel, who got here to him to ask him to direct it.
Damon and Affleck (additionally co-writers) Jodie Comer (from “Free Guy” and “Killing Eve”) and “The Last Duel” director Ridley Scott. Photograph EFE
“It has been a challenging film that in my opinion sheds light on an important subject, I think it is one of my best films,” stated Scott, 83, with out blushing.
In his presentation, Barbera recalled the “epiphany” he skilled when, as a younger movie critic, he noticed for the primary Blade runner exactly in Venice, a movie that was “a revolution in modern science fiction.”
The Cartier Glory is a newly created award from the Mostra conceived to differentiate “a personality who has marked contemporary cinema in a particularly original way”.