Ben Affleck takes adorable daughter Violet to the movies

He is a bona fide matinee idol.

And Ben Affleck took his eldest Violet, 11, to an afternoon showing of a movie in Santa Monica, an upmarket neighborhood in Los Angeles.

The father of three looked delighted as he held his adorable daughter's hand for the outing.  

Time to take in a movie: Ben Affleck took his eldest Violet, 11, to an afternoon showing of a movie in Santa Monica, an upmarket neighborhood in Los Angeles

Time to take in a movie: Ben Affleck took his eldest Violet, 11, to an afternoon showing of a movie in Santa Monica, an upmarket neighborhood in Los Angeles

Violet carried a cellphone as she chatted away with her famous dad, clearly enjoying some one on one bonding time.

Earlier that same day he took new girlfriend Lindsay Shookus out for a coffee in the same area.

The 44-year-old actor and his 37-year-old SNL producer girlfriend were seen holding coffee as they entered the building. 

Bonding: The father of three looked delighted as he held his adorable daughter's hand for the outing

Bonding: The father of three looked delighted as he held his adorable daughter's hand for the outing

Just the two of us! Violet carried a cellphone as she chatted away with her famous dad, clearly enjoying some one on one bonding time

Just the two of us! Violet carried a cellphone as she chatted away with her famous dad, clearly enjoying some one on one bonding time

The Good Will Hunting star cut a casual figure in a light blue sweater and dark chinos as he first exited a black SUV.

He rocked chic grey sneakers and cute striped socks as his coffee and a piece of paper to the front door.

Lindsay sported a summer-ready red and black checked sundress as her gorgeous gams took center stage.

Summer lovin': Ben Affleck, 44, made another move in his courtship of Lindsay Shookus, 37, as he took her to his office in Santa Monica on Wednesday

Summer lovin': Ben Affleck, 44, made another move in his courtship of Lindsay Shookus, 37, as he took her to his office in Santa Monica on Wednesday

Summer lovin': Ben, 44, made another move in his courtship of Lindsay Shookus, 37, as he took her to his office in Santa Monica on Wednesday

Handsome hunk: The Good Will Hunting star cut a casual figure in a light blue sweater and dark chinos as he first exited a black SUV

Handsome hunk: The Good Will Hunting star cut a casual figure in a light blue sweater and dark chinos as he first exited a black SUV

Legs eleven: Lindsay sported a summer-ready red and black checked sundress as her gorgeous gams took center stage

Legs eleven: Lindsay sported a summer-ready red and

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