Jennifer Anne Garner is an American actress and film producer.
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Her breakthrough film debut was in the comedy Dude, Where's My Car.
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Following a supporting role in Pearl Harbor, Garner gained recognition for her performance as CIA officer Sydney Bristow in the ABC spy-action thriller Alias, which aired from 2001 to 2006.
The Central Intelligence Agency is a civilian foreign intelligence service of the United States federal government, tasked with gathering, processing and analyzing national security information from around the world, primarily through the use of human intelligence.
Sydney Anne Bristow is a fictional character and the protagonist of the television series Alias.
For her work on the series, she won a Golden Globe Award and a SAG Award and received four Emmy Award nominations.
An Emmy Award, or simply Emmy, recognizes excellence in the television industry, and corresponds to the Academy Award, the Tony Award, and the Grammy Award.
While working on Alias, Garner gained a cameo role in Catch Me if You Can, followed by a praised leading performance in the romantic comedy film 13 Going on 30.
Catch Me If You Can is a 2002 American biographical crime film based on the life of Frank Abagnale, who, before his 19th birthday, successfully performed cons worth millions of dollars by posing as a Pan American World Airways pilot, a Georgia doctor, and a Louisiana parish prosecutor.
13 Going on 30 is a 2004 American romantic comedy fantasy film written by Josh Goldsmith and Cathy Yuspa, and directed by Gary Winick.
Garner has appeared in supporting as well as lead film roles including the superhero films Daredevil and Elektra, the comedy-drama Juno, and the fantasy romantic comedy The Invention of Lying.
The Invention of Lying is a 2009 American fantasy romantic comedy film written and directed by Ricky Gervais and Matthew Robinson.
In the 2010s, she appeared in the fantasy comedy-drama film The Odd Life of Timothy Green, the biographical drama Dallas Buyers Club, and the comedy Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.
The Odd Life of Timothy Green is a 2012 American fantasy comedy-drama film starring Jennifer Garner, Joel Edgerton, Dianne Wiest, CJ Adams, Rosemarie DeWitt, Ron Livingston, David Morse and Common, written and directed by Peter Hedges and produced by Walt Disney Pictures.
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, published in 1972, is an ALA Notable Children's Book written by Judith Viorst and illustrated by Ray Cruz.
Dallas Buyers Club is a 2013 American biographical drama film, co-written by Craig Borten and Melisa Wallack, and directed by Jean-Marc Vallée.
Garner works frequently as an activist for education, and has been an ambassador and, later, board member of Save the Children since the late 2000s.
The Save the Children Fund, commonly known as Save the Children, is an international non-governmental organization that promotes children's rights, provides relief and helps support children in developing countries.
She is also an advocate for anti-paparazzi campaigns among children of celebrities.
Following a four-year marriage to Scott Foley, Garner married actor Ben Affleck in 2005, with whom she has three children.
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Scott Kellerman Foley is an American actor, director and screenwriter.