Ben Affleck is back in the dating game. The movie star, whose divorce from Jennifer Garner was filed in April 2017, is now reportedly seeing television producer Lindsay Shookus. The new couple made their unofficial debut in early July when they were photographed together in various cities, including London and Los Angeles.
The relationship marks Affleck’s first public romance since his high-profile separation from Garner in 2015. So who exactly is Shookus? Here’s what we know about Affleck’s new girlfriend:
1. She’s a crucial member of the Saturday Night Live team
After graduating from college in 2002, Shookus was hired as a producer’s assistant on Saturday Night Live. She has continued to move up since then, working as an associate producer and co-producer before being credited as a regular producer in 2012.
She is also the head of show’s talent department, booking hosts and musical guests and scouting for new potential cast members.