Solely a few months after they began courting, Ben Affleck and Shauna Sexton broke up in October 2018, though a pal of the Hollywood A-lister mentioned it was not precisely a heartbreaking occasion. “There was nothing to separate from because it has been informal,” the supply instructed Individuals on the time. Whereas Affleck had nothing adverse to say about Sexton, he needed to spend time specializing in his sobriety.
Throughout their temporary time collectively, Affleck’s sobriety grew to become some extent of rivalry because it vastly affected his temper with the mannequin. “Typically he [wanted] to exit, drink and get women, and different instances [he was] utterly sober and going to church,” a supply near Sexton instructed Us Weekly in October 2018. In line with the insider, coping with the “Triple Frontier” actor at this era had left Sexton “actually scarred.”
From the surface, Affleck’s timing in courting the Playboy playmate appeared at odds together with his determination to place down the bottle. Shortly earlier than the 2 dated, Sexton spoke about her penchant for ingesting liquor. “I like whiskey and soda, which makes individuals cringe, however I prefer it,” she instructed Playboy, based on The Solar. After they stopped courting, sources mentioned that Affleck and Sexton’s relationship had no substance. “He discovered a woman who he can simply exit ingesting with and [have sex with],” an insider instructed Web page Six in October 2018. Simply earlier than they cut up, the 2 had a weekend getaway in a spot Affleck introduced different ladies.