Los Angeles: Actor-director Ben Affleck kicked a photographer when he got too close to him and his daughter while they were out in Santa Monica, California.
The 40-year-old `Argo` director lost his cool with paparazzi when taking daughter Seraphina to the Brentwood Country Mart, reported Aceshowbiz.
Their walk to the market was interrupted when one of the cameramen following them blocked their path in an attempt to take close shots.
Affleck has three children - Violet Anne, Seraphina Rose and Samuel with actress-wife Jennifer Garner.
Affleck`s film `Argo`, which he directed and starred in grabbed Best Picture, Best Adapted Screen and Best Film Editing at the 85th annual Academy Awards.