Hollywood star Ben Affleck is driven to THIRD rehab stint by estranged wife Jennifer Garner after sh
Ben Affleck has been spotted heading to rehab after his estranged wife Jennifer Garner staged an intervention.
TMZ reported that, Jennifer went to Ben's Pacific Palisades home Wednesday afternoon to sit down with her estranged husband, begging him to get help.The online publication learned that, Ben didn't need begging ... he knows he needs help and was receptive.
According to TMZ, Jen and Ben drove off at around 6 PM PT from the house ... and sources say the destination is a rehab facility. TMZ sources say Ben will enter a facility in L.A. County. it was reported that the couple stopped at a Jack in the Box en route to the rehab place.
TMZ reports that, Ben fell off the wagon a while ago, and has gotten progressively worse.
TMZ sources say the tipping point came 2 days ago when Jen saw a pic of Ben grabbing a box from a delivery man ... a box filled with beer and liquor.
According to reports, Ben has been to rehab before ... back in 2001 for alcohol abuse. He also went back to rehab last December.
Jen filed for divorce in April, 2017 ... 2 years after they announced their split. The former couple remained close -- partly for their 3 kids -- and they are still not officially divorced, TMZ reported.
TMZ reported that, Ben showed signs of excessive drinking when he was pictured with his date Playboy Playmate Shauna Sexton at Nobu in Malibu last week. His face was blotchy and he looked disheveled.
Ben Aflec, left, and his Playboy Playmate girlfriend Shauna Sexton, right.
Garner (pictured with a a friend) were seen outside Ben Affleck's house in Brentwood on Wednesday (Picture: Daily Mail)
The actor showed his ID to collect a crate of beer on Monday, which were delivered in a box branded with Pacífico, a Mexican beer company. It contained a tall blue box, a brown paper bag and at least four other bottles (Picture: Daily Mail)
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Ben and Jen have yet to finalize their divorce after splitting in 2015 following 10 years of marriage. The couple co-parent their three children; Violet, 12, Seraphina, nine, and Samuel, six; seen on Monday (Picture: Daily Mail)
the apparent couple were seen picking up Jack in the Box from a drive-thru before heading back to Affleck's home (Daily Mail)
Sexton, pictured in a bikini on the beach in Malibu, appears to have been dating Affleck since his split from Lindsay Shookus (Picture: Daily Mail)