Best friends Matt Damon and Ben Affleck, post-School Ties and pre-Oscar, are sitting in Ben's living room when a script mysteriously falls from the sky with their names on it. Would it be sinful to pass it off as their own? Matt and Ben is a hysterically funny, satirical look at fame, morality and one of the most famous friendships in Hollywood. Matt and Ben, by Mindy Kaling and Brenda Withers, is directed by Nancy Medina. With Stephanie Schrader as Matt and Linnea Peery as Ben.