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Ben Affleck Denies Being on Raya Amid Emma’s ‘Selling Sunset’ Claims


Ben Affleck and Emma Hernan.
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Did they join? Emma Hernan made headlines throughout season 5 of Promoting Sundown when she alleged that Ben Affleck tried to slip into her DMs — which he was since addressed.

“Raya has confirmed that he has not been an lively member for a number of years,” a rep for the 49-year-old Argo director instructed People in a press release on Friday, April 22.

The Emma Leigh & Co founder, 30, instructed costar Chrishell Stause throughout the fifth episode of Promoting Sundown’s fifth season — which dropped on Friday by way of Netflix — that the pair had exchanged just a few candy messages.

“He might or might not have been texting me,” Emma claimed within the episode. “He might or might not have requested to seize … espresso just a few instances.”

The 40-year-old All My Youngsters alum — who was relationship boss Jason Oppenheim on the time of their filmed dialog — was touring a Hollywood property with Emma earlier than they took a break to gossip about her love life and potential suitors. Chrishell then requested her costar if she used any relationship apps, à la Raya, to satisfy anybody attention-grabbing.

“Keep in mind when Ben Affleck went viral as a result of he, like, despatched some lady [something],” the Kentucky native contemplated earlier than Emma famous that she was one of many recipients of the actor’s DMs. Chrishell added, “You might’ve foiled Bennifer. He was on the hunt.”

Whereas Emma defined that the twosome by no means met up in particular person, she known as their messages “good” earlier than revealing the Good Will Looking star’s opening pickup line to get her consideration. She added, “We now have the Boston connection. It was very candy.”

The true property agent claimed their flirty messages occurred shortly earlier than he reconnected with former fiancée Jennifer Lopez in April 2021. The Marry Me star, 52, confirmed earlier this month that the pair had gotten engaged for a second time.

Emma, for her half, has been single since she joined Promoting Sundown in season 4. She beforehand dated Peter Cornell, one other Oppenheim Group agent, who was additionally linked to fellow Netflix persona Christine Quinn. Emma and the Find out how to Be a Boss Bitch creator, 33, argued over their mutual relationship historical past all through season 4 when Christine alleged that Peter cheated on her with the empanada entrepreneur. (Emma has since denied the claims.)

“Actually, I haven’t been relationship although I’m single. I’ve been so busy with work and every part else,” she solely instructed Us Weekly in December 2021. “However I’m certain, in fact, me and Chrishell, you understand, [now we’re] single collectively [and] we’ll have some enjoyable lady time.”

As Emma makes an attempt to search out Mr. Proper, she showcased her flirty aspect in Friday’s episodes after making a reference to property developer Micah. She gushed over his charming persona and attractiveness in a number of confessionals earlier than accepting his date provide to take a look at his forthcoming mezcaleria.

“Me and Micah positively have one thing particular,” the Boston native instructed Entertainment Tonight on Friday, noting they’ve taken their budding romance sluggish. “We’re positively nonetheless having fun with one another’s firm.”

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