The American actress, Jennifer Garner was born on 17 April 1972 in Houston, Texas. The Hollywood star is referred to by this name professionally, though her actual name is Jennifer Anne Affleck. The actress was raised in a middle class conservative family. Jennifer's mother was an English teacher, while her father was a chemical engineer with the firm Union Carbide.
Owing to her father’s transferable job, Jennifer spent part of her childhood at Princeton and her college years at Charleston., West Virginia. She passed out from George Washington High School in Charleston. She also earned a major in drama from Ohio's Denison University. From the age of 3, Jennifer took professional training in ballet. However, she never saw herself in the mould of a classical ballerina.
This beauty of 5 feet 8 inches or 172.72 centimeters always aspired to enter the Hollywood. She made a debut in the world of acting through the television serial 'Alias'. Her role as a CIA agent in the series that lasted for five years, from the year 2001 to the year 2006, was highly appreciated. This performance helped her entry into cinema. She was spotted in movies such as 'Pearl Harbor' and 'Catch Me If You Can' in small roles. These films marked the start of Garner’s journey to stardom. Roles with esteemed production houses followed, some of which include movies such as 'Daredevil', '13 Going on 30' and 'Juno'.
Garner got married to Scott Foley, who is also an actor. This marriage took place on 19 October 2000. However, it did not last for long and the couple was legally separated on 30 March 2004. Garner was married a second time on June 29, 2005 to Ben Affleck, a prominent actor and director. The couple is blessed with two daughters.
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