Ben Affleck Kicked From Casino & Banned From Blackjack For Counting Cards
By Daniel Gates | 6:27 pm, May 2nd, 2014
Ben Affleck was reportedly kicked out of the Hard Rock casino in Las Vegas and banned for life from playing blackjack there after allegedly being caught counting cards. The actor-director, a longtime card player, was at a high rollers’ blackjack table on Tuesday when he was swarmed by security, reports TMZ.
According to what casino sources told the outlet, the venue’s personnel spotted Affleck counting cards, a gambling strategy that led the Hard Rock to label Affleck an “advantaged player.” He was booted from the facility, with security even arranging a car service to transport him back to his accommodations. It looks like Affleck will have to find somewhere else to count cards.