Ben Affleck thrilled New York radio presenter Howard Stern on Friday
morning (12DEC03) when he phoned in to his show to claim a $10,000 (GBP5,880)
Stern offered the cash to anyone who could arrange for him to chat to
Affleck, and was almost left speechless when the real deal called him.
Affleck explained he had heard the cash offer on the radio and decided to
phone in, claim the money and give it to charity.
Saucy Stern started the interview by quizzing Affleck about his sex life -
with fiancee Jennifer Lopez.
Candid Affleck confessed, "It's amazing, incredible, amazing," adding
cheekily, "It's almost amazing as PAYCHECK, in theatres December 25th,"
plugging his new film.
The movie star also cleared up reports that his mother CHRIS disliked
He told Stern, "My mother adores her, that's another common
And, as for his wedding plans, when Affleck was asked if he was going to
get married in 2004, he revealed, "I certainly hope so, if I'm lucky."
Stern also managed to get in a quick question about Affleck's fabled night
out with a stripper in Vancouver, Canada, this summer (03).
The DJ said, "Swear on your mother's life that girl is lying," prompting
the actor to respond, "On the life of my future children and my mother. They
paid that girl $200,000 (GBP117,640)."