Bitter Jennifer Garner has demanded her estranged hubby, boozehound Ben Affleck, be drug examined in advance of he’s authorized overnight custody of their children in a shocking Hollywood showdown, a resource tells RadarOnline.com exclusively!
The actress, 45, is frequently by yourself with their children, Violet, 11, Seraphina, 8, and Samuel, 5, even though the bloated Justice League star is distant — even though shacking up with his most current lover, Lindsay Shookus.
The fractured family has deteriorated, an insider spilled, to the place Affleck’s mom, Christine Anne Boldt, has intervened in daddy’s location!
“Jen has set her foot down and states either Ben submits to drug testing — or he can forget about looking at the children for a sleepover,” snitched an insider. “It breaks her coronary heart to see Ben in liquor stores more than he goes to church!”
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“Now she would like him to demonstrate he’s totally clear of drugs and that he’s supplied up his partying approaches. He was this kind of a huge bash male in advance of, and he’s slipped up a couple times due to the fact,” states the informant. “Jen’s not taking any odds. The children arrive very first, as usually. She’s offering Ben no excuses — or 2nd odds.”
The actor, 45, went to rehab previously this calendar year for alcoholic beverages habit — his 2nd stint at a treatment method center — but as lately as July 30 he was noticed obtaining booze in Maine with his Saturday Night Dwell producer squeeze, Lindsay!
Garner cringed when reminded of what occurred in Vancouver in 2003. For the duration of the filming of Paycheck, Ben was caught dishonest with strippers on then-fiancée Jennifer Lopez, throughout a wild all-night time bash that integrated booze and cocaine — which ended his romance with the celebrity singer!
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“Jen does not have faith in Ben NOT to slide off the wagon, so that’s why she’s demanding the drug testing,” stated the insider.
“The declaring goes, ‘Once an addict, usually an addict.’ If he really cares for his children, he’ll do it. If he’s clear like he’s been telling her, he’ll do it.”
“Ben’s trouble is he does not believe he has a trouble right until his facial area is on the flooring! He’s in continual denial. In the past, he’s of course believed he could operate as an addict. This is a wake-up connect with for him. He would like to be the finest father and person he can.” Extra the resource: “Ben does not like it, but he’s recognized he’s acquired no other alternative but to facial area his demons!”
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