Ben Affleck Joins The Company

Ben Affleck is in talks to star in the drama “The Company Men” for says The Hollywood Reporter.

“ER” producer John Wells will direct, produce and pen the screenplay about a man who is laid off and must cope with the financial consequences and the fallout at home.

The script calls for a second male lead who is as yet uncast. The project is presently in turnaround at Warner Bros. Pictures.