Matt Damon Jokes About His Humble Beginnings with Ben Affleck

“Extra’s” Jenn Lahmers spoke with Matt Damon as he promoted his new film “Stillwater.”

Twenty-three years after winning an Oscar for “Good Will Hunting,” Damon is getting some Oscar buzz for his new role! Matt and his bestie Ben Affleck were struggling actors when they struck Oscar gold for their work on “Good Will Hunting.” Of their humble beginnings, he joked that Ben crashing on his apartment couch “made us work so hard on the screenplay. We had to get out of that apartment.”

“Stillwater” hits theaters July 30.

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