Who is Violet Affleck?
Violet Affleck is the oldest child of actor parents Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck. Born on December 1, 2005, Violet was kept away from the spotlight, as her parents wanted to give her a normal childhood. Violet made one of her earliest public appearances as a seven year old girl, when she was spotted with her mother and her father on separate instances. She made headlines in August 2018, when her mother posted an interesting story on her official Instagram page. In the same month, Violet once again appeared with her mother, when Garner was honored with a star on the ‘Hollywood Walk of Fame.’ Violet’s pictures, which were clicked during the event, went viral on social media, within no time.
Birth & Childhood
Violet Anne Affleck was born on December 1, 2005, in Los Angeles, California, United States of America. She was baptized on December 24, 2006, at ‘Christ Church United Methodist’ in Charleston, West Virginia. Her famous parents made sure she had a normal childhood by keeping her away from tabloids and social media pages. Ben Affleck had even sought the help of the law to make sure the paparazzi stayed away from his daughter during her growing up years. Violet’s parents separated when she was nine years old. Though her physical and legal custody was shared by her parents, she predominantly stayed with her mother. However, Ben Affleck was never away from Violet during her childhood.
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Violet Affleck has made many public appearances, accompanied by either her father or mother. She has also been seen with both her parents on a few occasions. One of her earliest public appearances was in the year 2013, when she was spotted with her mother and her father on separate instances. In March 2018, the then 12-year-old was spotted on a couple of occasions. She was first spotted in Los Angeles along with her mother, father, and Sister Seraphina Rose Elizabeth. A week later on March 14, Violet was seen with her mother, when the duo was seen shopping in the streets of New York. On the same day, they were once again spotted at the ‘JFK Airport’ before they took a flight back to their hometown. During her visit to New York, Violet was seen wearing a grey coat, paired with a skirt and grey leggings.
Violet made headlines on August 7, 2018, when Jennifer Garner shared an interesting story on her official Instagram page. During one of the actress’ attempts to spend quality time with her eldest child, Garner took Violet to kayaking in Stockholm, Sweden. But the mother-daughter duo ended up in troubled waters, when they got lost after paddling as hard as they could for 100 hours, before ending up in a shipping lane. The ladies were then rescued by an expert kayaker named Mattias, with whom Garner posed for a selfie after being rescued. Later in August, the ‘Dallas Buyers Club’ actress made a rare public appearance with all her kids, while receiving a ‘Hollywood Walk of Fame’ star. During the event, Violet was seen wearing a white gown. She was dubbed as Jennifer Garner’s look-alike by the local media.
Personal Life & Family
Violet Affleck loves playing soccer. She also likes dancing, horse riding, and reading books. She has two siblings, namely Seraphina Rose Elizabeth Affleck and Samuel Garner Affleck. While Seraphina was born in January 2009, Samuel was born in February 2012. Violet currently lives with her mother in Los Angeles. Violet is not active on social media.