Jennifer Garner’s Biography: Personal Life, Net Worth, Lifestyle and More



Janet Anne Garner is an American actress who was born on April 17, 1972. From 2001 to 2006, she played CIA officer Sydney Bristow on the ABC action-thriller series Alias. She is also known for her part in the romantic comedy 13 Going on 30.

She has won a lot of awards, including a Golden Globe, and has been nominated for four Primetime Emmy Awards. Everyone is a little curious to know about Jennifer Garner’s life. In that case, let’s take an in-depth look at her lifestyle, net worth, and more!

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Jennifer Garner’s Early Life Explored

Jennifer Anne Garner was born in 1972 in Houston, Texas. When she was three years old, her family moved to Charleston, West Virginia. She was raised by a chemical engineer father and an English teacher mother. Garner was like most middle children; she wanted to be different from her older sister. 

She went to Vacation Bible School and a nearby United Methodist Church, but her family had a ‘practically Amish’ ‘take on the world.’ She went to high school in Charleston at George Washington High School and then switched her major at Denison University to theater. 

She went to school at the National Theater Institute and did summer stock work in theater while she was in college. In 1994, she earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in theater performance.

A Look At Jennifer Garner’s Career 

An awful lot of people liked Garner’s first lead role in the comedy “13 Going on 30.” She played a teen who got stuck in the body of an adult. He also picked Gary Winick to direct the movie. Their search for new projects to work on together didn’t end when Winick died in 2011.

In 2009, she was named an artist ambassador for Save the Children U.S.A. Part of the job is to get people all over the country to read, eat well, and go to preschool. He has been on the board of trustees for this group, which works to improve early childhood education, since 2014. She often visits families in the Early Steps to School Success program as an ambassador. 

People can learn how to help their young children learn through this program. It was in 2014 that she joined Invest in Us, a group that helps kids learn through play. That year, she was in the PBS film “A Path Appears,” which was about poverty in rural West Virginia. After her breakup with Folley, she married actor Ben Affleck and was married to him for ten years. They have three kids together.

Jennifer Garner’s Personal Life Revealed 

She got married to Scott Foley in 2000, but they broke up in 2003. She asked for a divorce in 2003 because she and her husband had ‘irreconcilable differences.’ The two were together from August 2003 to the middle of 2004. 

After that, in 2004, she began dating Ben Affleck. They became friends after meeting on the sets of Pearl Harbor and Daredevil. They got married in 2005 and have three children together. In June 2015, they said they were getting a divorce. 

In April 2017, they asked for joint legal and physical custody of their children in court. Well, in October 2018, they split up. After they got married and while they were married, Garner helped Affleck with his drinking. She said that Al-Anon changed ‘the dance’ of their relationship.

She used the last names Foley and Affleck when she was married to Scott Foley and Ben Affleck.

What Is Jennifer Garner’s Net Worth?

It has already been said that Jennifer Garner is worth about $80 million. The actress had other jobs besides her part on the popular TV show Alias. She got a part in Steven Spielberg’s movie 

Catch Me If You Can at that time, and it got her a lot of praise. In 2012, she played a mother in the drama The Odd Life of Timothy Green. In 2018, she was given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for all her hard work.

She bought a house in Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, for $17.55 million in 2009. At the time, Jennifer Garner was dating Ben Affleck.

It was her home until 2018 when she sold it for $32 million. Jen bought a house in Brentwood Park, Los Angeles, for $8 million at the end of 2019.


Jennifer Garner is a wonderful and successful woman. She loved ballet so much and was so good at it that she did it for nine years. Jennifer got ready for her 2004 role in 13 Going on 30’ by having a sleepover with 13-year-olds. To film ‘Daredevil,’ Jennifer worked seven days a week for a few weeks.

For ‘Alias,’ she was in Los Angeles from Monday to Friday. On the weekends, she flew to New York to film more scenes for ‘Daredevil.’ Her hard work finally paid off! What are your thoughts on this? Do let us know!

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