Actor Casey Affleck takes us inside his latest film, Ain’t Them Bodies Saints, in our WhatsUpHollywood.com video interview and tells us how the poetry of the dialogue drew him to the role. After portraying creeps and killers so often, Affleck found it refreshing to play a good-hearted soul and enjoyed the complexity and contradictions of his character. Plus, the star tells us the secret to his co-star Rooney Mara’s big screen presence and unique acting style while revealing what she’s like off camera.
Less famous than his big brother Ben Affleck, the Ain’t Them Bodies Saints star opens up about their life growing up and what influenced them to get into the world of making movies. He then discusses the roller coaster ride of Hollywood and comments on what he’s learned from watching the careers of his brother, his other “brother” Matt Damon and brother-in-law Joaquin Phoenix.