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Desperate Ben Affleck Turning To Cross-Dressing To Save Movie Career

Ben Affleck Turning To Cross-Dressing To Save Fledgling Movie Career
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Jan. 4 2019, Updated 9:54 a.m. ET

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Desperate for a Tinseltown comeback, Ben Affleck hopes to save his career with a bizarre new role — as a cross-dresser! And has learned pal Matt Damon dreamed up the wacky idea!

“Matt wants to direct a Some Like it Hot-style comedy with Ben as his co-star,” a source told “The concept is that their characters are brothers and Matt is successful at relationships, while Ben is a macho man about town."

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The insider continued, “They both need money and cook up a plan for Ben to drag it up and infiltrate an exclusive club of wealthy women. He’ll ultimately rip them off — with Matt’s character coaching him through the process!”

Damon has had Affleck’s back since the Oscar-winning buddies reunited at the World Series in L.A. after not being seen together for months.

As has reported, Affleck’s addiction battles wrecked his 13-year marriage to Jennifer Garner and put his career on life-support.

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BFF Damon has been by his pal’s side, offering help, advice and even encouraging him to dump his 22-year-old rebound fling, Shauna Sexton.

“Matt’s hoping this movie will get Ben — and his life — back on track!” the source spilled.

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