Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt, popularly known as Ben Affleck is an American Actor, Film Director, and a Screenwriter. Apart from his profession, Ben is also famous for his mysterious and weird tattoos, which even he is regretful of. In an interview, he had revealed that he regrets all of his tattoos and does not even have a problem admitting it. He is even interested to get them removed by laser. Let’s explore Ben’s 5 tattoos along with their meanings.
Talking about his tattoos, Ben said “I was young. It was fun and cool,” he said. “I’m sorry now, but it is a good lesson in decisions that have important and long repercussions.”
1. ‘DOLPHIN’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The colorful Phoenix Tattoo on Ben’s Back is the recent revelation.
Meaning: Ben came into notice when his GIANT tattoo was noticed while filming shirtless scenes for his Netflix movie, Triple Frontier. Earlier claiming it to be a fake tattoo, Ben proclaimed later that the Tattoo on his back is original and holds very important meaning for him. He calls it to be a “phoenix rising from his ass” tattoo.
“I’m very happy with it,” he said. “Luckily, I’m the one who has it.”Ben also added that the ink “represents something important to me.”
Tattoo: Ben has a mysterious tattoo with ‘OV’ written on his shoulder blade, MOH NON-TE written above it and TA OR underneath it.
4. ‘Huge Cross and Flowers’ Tattoo
Tattoo: Ben has a huge cross surrounded by multiple flowers inked on his left bicep.
Meaning: These flowers inked around the cross are an updated version of his older tattoo on the same shoulder which was an upside down cross with a diamond and spade ace cards.
5. ‘Barbed Wire With Tree and Band of Roses’ Tattoo
Tattoo: Tree and Band of Roses as an extension to the previous barbed wire tattoo on his right bicep.