Weeks after entering rehab for alcohol addiction, Ben Affleck has been spending time yet again with 22-year-old Playboy model Shauna Sexton — and his estranged wife, Jennifer Garner, is not happy about it.
“Jen totally lost it when she found out,” an insider tells Life & Style exclusively of the Peppermint star, 46, who staged an intervention and drove Ben, 46, to The Canyon rehab center in Malibu on Aug. 22 after he’d been drinking with Shauna for several days.
“She told him to dump Shauna or else. It isn’t healthy.”
The young model, who likes to party and listed “whiskey all day” as her favorite drink in a recent interview, is a bad influence, Jen believes. But it appears Ben feels otherwise. Shauna was spotted visiting the Justice League star at The Canyon on Sept. 9.
“It’s like whatever Jen says goes in one ear and out the other,” says the insider. “She’s furious.”
Still, it sounds like the actress is sticking by her former flame — at least for the sake of their kids Violet, 12, Seraphina, 9, and Samuel, 6. “After everything they’ve been through, she is going to continue to be there for him when he needs her,” an insider revealed to Us Weekly earlier this month. “No matter the circumstances.”
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