Archive for the 'Draft Day' Category

April 16, 2014 ♦ Articles, Draft Day

Jennifer Garner sought out Megan Rogers—the Browns’ money manager—to prepare for her role in Draft Day. But her on-screen relationship with the leading man has left some women sports executives unable to suspend disbelief. A few days before Draft Day began filming last summer, Jennifer Garner walked through the Browns’ facility and made a beeline […]

April 10, 2014 ♦ Articles, Draft Day

On the day of the NFL Draft, general manager Sonny Weaver Jr. (Kevin Costner) has the opportunity to rebuild his team when he trades for the number one pick. He must quickly decide what he’s willing to sacrifice in pursuit of perfection as the lines between his personal and professional life become blurred on a […]

April 10, 2014 ♦ Articles, Draft Day

Jennifer Garner follows her turn in the Oscar-winning “Dallas Buyers Club” to star opposite Kevin Costner in “Draft Day” — and even she seems surprised by such good fortune. “I don’t work that much. With my kids as little as they are, something has to be so worth it,” said Mrs. Ben Affleck, mother of […]

April 8, 2014 ♦ Draft Day, Videos

April 8, 2014 ♦ Draft Day, Events, Videos

April 8, 2014 ♦ Articles, Draft Day

Hollywood showed lots of affection for Cleveland at Monday night’s premiere of Lionsgate’s Cleveland-set “Draft Day” at the Regency Village. “I loved being in Cleveland,” Jennifer Garner asserted at the post-screening bash, set up on a mock football field with bleachers, goalposts and Cleveland Browns highlights. “People are so real and s0 nice.” “We were […]

April 7, 2014 ♦ Draft Day, Videos

April 7, 2014 ♦ Articles, Draft Day

Her new movie centers on football, but Jennifer Garner prefers baseball. “I’m so addicted,” the actress said. “I dream about what happens for the Red Sox.” She didn’t grow up following baseball, but since marrying Ben Affleck — a famously devoted Red Sox fan — Garner has become every bit as big a fan. “Give […]

April 6, 2014 ♦ Draft Day, Videos

April 5, 2014 ♦ Articles, Draft Day, Family

Jennifer Garner plays a capologist, or a salary cap executive, for the Cleveland Browns in director Ivan Reitman’s “Draft Day.” So, in our recent chat, the talk veered toward who the capologist is in the home she shares with actor-director Ben Affleck and their three kids. “I’m very much the CEO of our household, for […]