Casey Affleck is a successful actor and director from Massachusetts who’s played supporting roles in such critically acclaimed works as Good Will Hunting and Ocean’s Eleven-Thirteen. He was even nominated for an Academy Awards for his portrayal of Robert Ford in The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford.
Over the years he’s established himself as a quiet heartthrob and arguably as talented of an actor as his older brother, Ben. With a lovely wife and beautiful son, he’s got a lot going for him. Oh, and one more thing – he’s vegan!
That’s right, a passionate vegan for more than 15 years, Casey Affleck has lent his voice to animal rights causes from PETA to Farm Sanctuary. In this video, he discusses why he became vegan, gives steps towards becoming vegan for the benefit of yourself and the animals and even talks about getting married in faux leather shoes from Payless!
Take a look at the clip and feel refreshed to see a celebrity use their status to help better the world we live in.