Jennifer Garner has won hearts and minds over with her work; she’s smart, witty, a terrific actress, and beautiful to boot. She shot to the top upon starring as a CIA officer in Alias where she won a Golden Globe, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and took four Emmy nominations and remained on our screens and in our hearts ever since.
But her dating life has been just as exciting and has seen her date a variety of co-stars and heartthrobs. From Ben Affleck to Michael Vartan; from Scott Foley to John Miller, Garner’s relationships have been just as interesting to watch as her work in Elektra, 13 Going On 30, and Camping.
But beyond the smiling faces and the flashes of the paparazzi, what were the real stories behind the heartaches? What happened behind the scenes? Here’s a gallery of her loves and what went wrong — and right.