You can take the boy out of New England, but you can’t take New England out of the boy.
Massachusetts-bred Ben Affleck revealed that he goes to Dunkin’ Donuts daily.
“It’s amazing!” the actor said in a recent interview with Collider when asked about the company’s Southern California expansion. “I have Dunkin’ Donuts every day. It’s very weird, I have it every day and people are always like, ‘Where is that? Is that near here?’ So, I feel like I’m spreading the word.”
Dunkin’ Donuts, currently in the midst of rebranding itself as just Dunkin,’ was founded in Quincy, Mass., in 1950. While the chain is nearly inescapable in the Northeast, particularly New England, it only came to Los Angeles County in 2015.
In addition to his nostalgia for home, coffee has become something of a thing for Affleck and girlfriend Lindsay Shookus.
“SNL” producer Shookus, who reunited with the actor after his most recent rehab stint, has been described as “like his sober coach” since the couple got back together.
“They drink coffee a lot — she encourages that instead of alcohol,” a source told Page Six earlier this month.
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