Move over Tatum! Affleck named top entertainer

NEED TO KNOW
  • Ben Affleck is named the 2012 Entertainer of the Year by Entertainment Weekly
  • Affleck directed and starred in this year's critically acclaimed film 'Argo'

Channing Tatum might be this year's Sexiest Man Alive, but Ben Affleck is taking another top nod being named Entertainer of the Year by Entertainment Weekly!

Affleck made a huge return to Hollywood this year with "Argo," a film he directed and starred in. Affleck is humbled by the honor saying, "Now Entertainment Weekly has done this nice thing for me and the movie, it really makes me realize... it flatters me because it makes me realize I'm in the company of such extraordinary people."

Watch the video above to see what Affleck's pal George Clooney has to say about his friend's top spot and watch Showbiz Tonight at 11pm ET/PT on HLN!

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