Photos: Meet Ben Affleck's New Love, Lindsay Shookus
44-year-old Oscar-winning actor, Ben Affleck is datingLindsayShookus, a 37-year-old producer at Saturday Night Live, three months after he and his ex Jennifer Garner filed for divorce.
A source said the two are "in the early stages" of their relationship. They have not commented.
Here are five things to know about her: 1. She's a Veteran SNL Producer: Shookus started working as an assistant producer in 2002 and was promoted over the years. She now helps oversee casting. Shookus was the one to call Vanessa Bayer and tell her she had been hired to join the show as a cast member. 2. She's Been Married Before Too: Shookus wed Kevin Miller, a former SNL producer, in 2010. They met on her first day at work on the show, theNew York Times reported, adding that he was a writers' assistant at the time. Miller is now a supervising producer on former SNLstar Seth Meyers' talk show Late Night With Seth Meyers. 3. She's a Mom: Shookus and her ex are parents to a daughter. 4. She Grew Up in Upstate New York: Shookus went to high school near Buffalo and graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. 5. She's a Powerful Lady: In 2015, The Hollywood Reporter named Shookus one of its "Up-and-Coming Execs 35 and Under."