Kevin Smith's "Big mouth" cost HIM HIS FRIENDSHIP With longtime collaborator Ben Affleck, Filmmaker-the HIS told fans Earlier Print week.
The guy Who directed Affleck in comedies includingï¼ "Dogma," "Chasing Amy" and "Mallrats" spilled-the tea on Monday whens someone tweeted, "Sometimes I wonder What really happened Between Ben Affleck and Kevin Smith That made them not talk to EACH Other . "
With curiosity-the-Smith retweeted HIS own "GUESS."
"One of Us Has a big mouth and told stories too candid MANY That Sometimes HIS were not to tell, and the one the Other Ben," he wrote.
If I thought to GUESS? It's because one of us Has a big mouth and told stories too candid MANY That Sometimes HIS were not to tell, and the Other one the Ben. https://t.co/kwj82A20SJ
– KevinSmith (@ThatKevinSmith) November 26, 2018
Affleck, WHO HAS GONE on To Become a revered director himself, tooks the-lead largely reviled in Smith's "Jersey Girl" and ALSO appeared in one of Smith's more Successful comedies, "Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back." Smith ALSO "Good Will Hunting," Affleck and Matt Damon Which earned their first Oscar. The last time They worked Together Was whens Affleck made a quick appearance in 2006 comedy "Clerks II."
Smith Has made it very clear over-the-years That he's no longer the tight With Affleck. In 2016, he told TMZ he thought it would not Spoken to Affleck in an after three-years. "Not in a way of like I'm used to Him, I just have not Seen Him in three-years," he explained. "Last time I saw Him Was-the Argo premiere, and last contact Was With Him whens he GOT cast as Batman."
In 2014, Smith told Yahoo! at Comic-Con That he's "not f – king tight" With Affleck. "I have not Been [close with him] DECADES in, "he Added, and explained he knew" old Ben. "
"He's Got a wife [Jennifer Garner] That do not care for me at all, "he said." And plus, Honestly, he probably do not care for me at for anymore. He's a triple A-list movie star and shit like that. If he's Jimmy Carter, I'm Billy Carter, to put it in '70s school terms. And I'm not even Related and shit. "
Affleck and Garner have Since DIVORCED. Back in 2009, Smith spilled SHE That wasnt a fan of HIS, so Perhaps in distancing himself Affleck That Influenced From Silent Bob.
"Jennifer does not share-the-Same SENSE of humor as me – SHE did not like my jokes," Smith said, According to The New York Daily News. "I was picking on Ben Affleck making fun of Him because I've Him becomes known for a really long time – I was talking smack – and Jennifer GOES, 'You know, you keep ow sayings stuff about Him, I'm going Your a- to kick. ' And SHE Could – I've Seen 'Alias.' She Has a real girly SENSE of humor and did not Understand That I was kidding. "
Smith suffered a massive heart attack Print past spring, and said Affleck That didnt REACH out to Wish Him well. That nugget whiles sharing, regretting he reflected on one instance of particulars Opening HIS "big mouth" to talk too candidly about Affleck.
Whiles speaking at a 20th anniversary screening of "Chasing Amy" at-the Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival in July of 2017, Smith shared What he thought Was "adorable an story about-the young Ben Affleck," Who kissed co-star Jason Lee in-the movie. However, it ended up Backlash Against Former sparking HIS friend, INSTEAD. He Recalled 24-year-old Affleck Telling Him, "A to Another kissing with the acting-the greatest challenge an actor can ever face. Now, I'm a Serious actor."
"Westworld" star Evan Rachel Wood Was appalled by the-story, and tweeted (and deleted), "Try Getting raped in a SCENES. ALSO, Ben Grow up."
Smith admitted an after HIS heart attack Affleck That Has Good Reason not to speak to Him anymore.
"So you're ow Ben Affleck, the-time-only you probably see my name is in relation to that how I make your life tougher in some way. So I Imagine, even he did ow Hear about-the heart attack he Was probably like," Well, I'm glad he's alive, moving on, "Smith said." I'm too much trouble. I realizes, even now as I'm sayings Print, I try not to talk about Him and we just did for five Minutes. He probably did not Hear about the-heart attack, he'll pocket Hear about Print. 'Print Why the f – king Fool still talking about me? "