According to a source they are very happy together! Ben Affleck and his SNL producer girlfriend Lindsay Shookus have been dating for nearly a year, and it seems like they are still doing great!
‘Lindsay and Ben are very much in love. During Ben and Jennifer [Garner’s] split, Lindsay truly felt villainized. Every day she spent with Ben out in the world for people to see felt like another day of public scrutiny, but her love for Ben was worth it. They both learned to stick by each other during those painful months,’ the insider told ET.
‘Ben has worked incredibly hard on his sobriety and Lindsay has been his rock. He will be forever grateful for all her love and support. They are both constantly being asked if they are planning to tie the knot, but for now, they taking it one day at a time.’
Apparently, the actor is not planning on getting married again anytime soon.
‘Ben knows he loves Lindsay, but he wants to take things slow for the sake of his sobriety. He’s actually been told to take it slow, and he’s heeding that advice.’
‘Ben is not ready to propose and has no plans to get engaged anytime soon, but Lindsay feels he is worth the wait,’ the insider explained.
The SNL producer was seen not too long ago at her significant other’s place, but she hasn’t moved in indefinitely.
‘At this point, Lindsay is not moving into his new house full time. Lindsay respects Ben’s space. Ben just bought a new house last month very nearby to Jen’s house so he can be closer to the kids.’
Speaking of Garner, the source assured us that Ben is doing his best to co-parent with the ex and they still spend a lot of time together as a result.