Ben Affleck turns a new leaf, goes on a romantic getaway with Shauna Sexton
The Oscar-wining actor officially divorced ex Jennifer Garner immediately after getting out of his latest rehab stint, and seems to be moving on
Actor Ben Affleck seems to have turned a new leaf in life, a few days after coming out of rehab and finally getting officially divorced from actress Jennifer Garner. The Oscar-winning actor recently completed his third stint in rehab and decided to become one with nature, reported US magazine. Affleck was accompanied on this new phase of his life wit flame Shauna Sexton.
The 22-year-old Playboy model took to her Instagram to share pictures from their getaway. One of the pictures had her holding a fish that she had caught after hiking to a river. Sexton also showed off the view of the area from the top of the mountains on her Instagram story.
The 46-year-old actor made a short appearance in her story, where only the back of his head and a small portion of his face was visible. the actor was in the car and was looking out at an elk in the woods.
Affleck spent past few Christmases with his ex-wife and three children, daughters Violet, 12, and Seraphina, 9, and son Samuel, 6 in Big Sky.
However, this is not the first time Affleck is spotted with Sexton. They were seen together on August 16 after a dinner date at the Malibu restaurant Nobu. Three days later, they went to a Jack in the Box drive-thru in Santa Monica before returning to his house, where she stayed the night.
Affleck dated 'Saturday Night Live' producer, Lindsay Shookus, but the couple split after dating for a year. Soon after that, Affleck started seeing the veterinary technician. soon, when this romance between Sexton and Affleck caught attention, the actor checked into rehab on August 22 which followed an intervention with Garner, 46, and a sober coach. A few days later, Sexton put an end to the rumors that blamed her for Affleck's relapse by writing on Instagram, “Ben is a grown ass man, baby. He makes his own decisions.”
Affleck confirmed on October 4, that he completed a 40-day inpatient treatment program.
Later that day, he finalized his divorce from Garner after being separated for more than three years.