Top Stories

Ryan Reynolds Says He Gets Mistaken for Ben Affleck

Ryan Reynolds Says He Gets Mistaken for Ben Affleck

Ryan Reynolds is sharing a funny story about being mistaken for Ben Affleck.

In a recent appearance on the Dear Hank and John podcast, the Red Notice opened up about the mix up and how he’s never corrected the case of mistaken identity.

Click inside to read more…

Ryan explained that he’s been going to the same pizza place in East Village in New York for years, and the place of business think he’s Ben.

“They believe I’m Ben Affleck and I’ve never corrected them. I feel it would not go over well if I revealed,” he said. “I do everything normal like everybody else.”

Ryan added that “they just think I’m Ben Affleck and they’ll ask how J.Lo is and I’m like, ‘great, good.’ I get the pizza and off I go.”

Ryan isn’t the only star mistaken for another one.

Gossip Girl‘s Thomas Doherty revealed he’s often mistaken for this Marvel star a lot; and Jessica Chastain makes a yearly reminder video to her fans, telling them she’s not this other star, too.

Just Jared on Facebook
ryan reynolds mistaken for ben affleck 01
ryan reynolds mistaken for ben affleck 02
ryan reynolds mistaken for ben affleck 03
ryan reynolds mistaken for ben affleck 04
ryan reynolds mistaken for ben affleck 05

Photos: Getty
Posted to: Ben Affleck, Ryan Reynolds

JJ Links Around The Web

Photo of Private:  JJ Links Around The Web
Getty Images
  • Thomas Doherty is sporting a new look - Just Jared Jr
  • This Disney Channel show is getting the movie musical treatment - Just Jared Jr
  • Watch the trailer for Maddie Ziegler & Jenna Ortega's new movie - Just Jared Jr
  • JoJo Siwa is marking a very big day - Just Jared Jr