Jennifer Lopez Biography

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Jennifer Lopez

Quick Facts Of Jennifer Lopez

Celebrated Name Jennifer Lopez
Age 49 years old
Nick Name J.Lo
Birth Name Jennifer Lynn Lopez
Birth Date 1969-07-24
Gender Female
Profession Singer
Nationality American
Ethnicity Multiracial
Religion Roman Catholic
Marital Status In Relationship
Hair Color Dyed Brown
Eye Color Brown - Light
Place Of Birth The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States
Net Worth $360 million
Height 5 ft 5 in (164cm)
Weight 59 kg
Breast Size 34
Waist Size 26
Hip Size 37
Bra Cup Size 34B
Body Shape Pear
Foot Size 8.5
Best Known For Selena
Boyfriend Alex Rodriguez
Dress Size (Bust) 6
High School Preston High School
University Baruch College
Endorsment Adds for Braunn Venus Proskin and Elvive Arginine
Children 2: Twins with Marc Anthony

A Popular and successful American singer, dancer, actress, and producer is known by the name, Jennifer Lopez. She is also popular by the name given to her J.Lo. Started her career as a dancer in 1991, she later pursued her career in acting and singing. A Golden Globe-nominated Jennifer Lopez is the first Latin actress to earn over $1 million for a film and established herself as the highest-paid Latin actress in Hollywood. She is also the first singer to debut her album at the number one on the U.S. Billboard chart in the history. Forbes ranked her as the most powerful celebrity and 38th most powerful woman in the world in 2012. For her influential contribution, she has received a landmark star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, and the Billboard Icon Award. She has received several awards for her contribution to music, acting, and dancing industry. Some of her most popular songs are "On the Floor", "If You Had My Love", "All I Have", "I'm Real", and "Aint It Funny".

Gossips and Rumors

Jennifer Lopez once again stole the show when she appeared in a Giambattista Valli couture pink gown at the premiere of her new film, Second Act, last night. It was a bubblegum high-low featured an empire waist and a fluffy train made from the layers upon layers of tulle. Her gown was so large that she had to travel via bus at the premiere.

At the after party, later that night, she appeared in a white ballgown with her boyfriend, Alex Rodriguez. She along with few of her co-stars from the Second Act, left the after party early to grab a pizza at the Artichoke Basille's Pizza. Obtained from a picture taken by a fan, the fan, she was seen biting a slice of a pizza sitting between her boyfriend, Alex, and co-star Leah Remini.

Second Act is a romantic comedy film scheduled to release on 21 December, 2018. The movie starrs Jennifer Lopez, Leah Remini, Vanessa Hudgens, Annaleigh Ashford, Freddie Stroma, and others. J.Lo is one of the producers of the movie and is directed by Peter Segal.

J.Lo., with her twins, Max and Emme, and her boyfriend Alex Rodriguez, with his daughters, Ella and Natasha decided to celebrate this years' Thanksgiving together. They took a picture of them cuddling together in a bed and Alex shared a picture of their sweet time together on his Instagram account. Guess what, It has become the most memorable joint Thanksgiving celebration to them and their fans. Let us say, it has clinched the cutest Thanksgiving family of the year. 

On Thursday, Alex shared an Instagram photo which shows all six of them cuddling together in a bed, with a caption, "Thankful for mornings like this with the ones I love most. I am truly blessed. #HappyThanksgiving to all of you and your families. #gratitude". The love, intimacy, and affection among them can be clearly seen in the picture. Following three marriages and a couple of relationship failures, J.Lo. has once again found a partner to standby in her life. J.Lo. and Alex Rodriguez, a former baseball player started dating in February 2017.  

Best Known For

  • Guinness Book of World Records has recognized "On the Floor" video as the "Highest Viewed Female Music Video of All Time" in 2012.
  • Her hit single "On the Floor" is one of the best-selling singles of all time.
  • She became the highest-paid Latin actress in Hollywood in late 1990s.
  • She is the first female celebrity to have number one film and album in the same week in 2001 (Album: JLo, Film: The Wedding Planner).

Early Life of Jennifer Lopez

The full name of J.Lo is Jennifer Lynn Lopez. She was born on 24 July 1969. Her birthplace is The Bronx Borough of New York City in the United States. She was born to Puerto Rican parents Guadalupe Rodriguez and David Lopez. She holds American nationality. She has an older sister named Leslie and a younger sister named Lynda. She completed her high school studies from Preston High School. She was athletically excellent in her school. She enrolled in Baruch College just to please her parents, which she dropped out of after a semester. Following her parents' dissatisfaction of her dropping college, she moved out and started living in an apartment in Manhattan. She started taking dancing and singing lessons at the age of five.

Career  of Jennifer Lopez

Acting

 She started her career as a backup dancer in 1991 and began her professional acting in the 1993 drama film Lost in the Wild. She got her first major big-screen uncredited role in 1995 drama, My Family. She rose to prominence in an acting career for her performance in the 1997 biopic film, Selena. Lopez became the highest-paid Hispanic actress in history after receiving $1 million for Selena. She has cast in over 30 films. Some of her other films are Anaconda, U-Turn, Out of Sight, The Wedding Planner, Angel Eyes, Shall We Dance?, An Unfinished Life, Jersey Girl, The Boy Next Door, and El Cantante.

She started her career in television from In Living Color in 1991. Since then, she has appeared in several televisions series. Some of them are Second Chances, South Central, Hotel Malibu, Will & Grace, How I Met Your Mother and Shades of Blue.

Singing

 Lopez started her singing career releasing "If You Had My Love" in 1999. It became one of the biggest hit in her career, which inspired her to release her debut album titled, On the 6. She also became one of the artists since Vanessa Williams and Martika to establish herself as a pop and film star at the same time. Her second album titled J.Lo debuted at number one in January 2001. She became the first woman to have a number one film and album simultaneously in the United States, after her romantic comedy film The Wedding Planner opened atop the box office in the same week. She has released This Is Me... Then in November 2002, Rebirth in February 2005, Spanish album Como Ama Una Mujer in 2007, Brave in October 2007, Love? in May 2011, first greatest hits album, Dance Again... the Hits in July 2012, A.K.A. in June 2014. Some of her most popular songs are "Waiting for Tonight", "Love Don't Cost a Thing", "Jenny from the Block", " All I Have", "Que Hiciste", and "On the Floor".

Business

Jlo has also established herself as one of the successful businesspeople in the fashion industry. She launched her own clothing company, J.Lo by Jennifer Lopez in 2001, next fashion label, Sweetface in October 2003, Jennifer Lopez Collection and Jennifer Lopez Home Collection in 2011, and Theology in July 2012. She has also partnered with several other brands selling cosmetics and clothes. She has also released several of her own fragrances, some of which became one of the best-selling fragrances in the world.

Lopez was featured as one of the judges on the tenth season of American Idol in 2011. She also appeared as a judge on the eleventh and thirteenth season of American Idol. She was also one of the judges in the 2012 Talent show, The Chosen. She also executive produced and judged a new dance competition series entitled World of Dance in 2017.

Personal Life of Jennifer Lopez

The 49-years old Jennifer Lopez has gone through lots of ups and downs regarding her personal life. Currently, she is in a relationship with New York Yankees baseball player Alex Rodriguez. They started dating in February 2017. Previously, she was married to Cuban Waiter Ojani Noa. They got married in February 1997 and split a year later in January 1998. Lopez sued his husband to prevent him from publishing a book about their marriage. Lopez received %545,000 as compensatory damages. A lawsuit regarding a compromising private honeymoon video in Noa's possession is still running.

Lopez started dating rapper and record producer Sean Combs in 1999. Lopez and Sean were arrested in December 1999 along with two others in connection with a shooting outside the Times Square club in New York. Lopez was found not involved in the crime and was released soon. Lopez then dated and married former backup dancer Cris Judd in September 2001. Due to relationship differences, they spit in June 2002. 

Lopez then dated actor and director Ben Affleck. They got engaged in November 2002. The super couple was given a nickname, Bennifer. The name blend became a trend for other celebrity couples. They canceled their wedding a day before their ceremony in September 2003. Eventually, they split in January 2004.

Lopez then dated singer, actor, and record producer Marc Anthony and got married in June 2004. They gave birth to twins, a son, Maximilian David, and a daughter, Emme Maribel in February 2008. The issue of People published the Lopez's twins children in March 2008 paying reportedly $6 million to the couple, which became the most expensive celebrity picture ever taken at the time. However, the couple split in July 2011. From October 2011 to August 2016, Lopez had an on-off relationship with her former backup dancer Casper Smart.

Body Features of Jennifer Lopez

JLo stands at an average height of 5 feet and 5 inches. She has a body weight of 59 kg. She has a breast size of 34 inches, her waist in 26 inches, and her hips size is 37 inches. At the age of 49, she has still maintained her body. She wears 8.5 US sized shoes. She has a brown colored eye and her hair color is dyed brown.

Net Worth of Jennifer Lopez

As of 2018, the net worth of 49-years old actress and singer, Jennifer Lopez is estimated at around $380 million. She is one of the successful singer and actor in history. She has sold more than 80 million records worldwide. As an actor, her films have grossed a cumulative total of $2.9 billion till date. Forbes has listed her as one of the highest-paid female celebrities over years.

Did You Know?

  • J.Lo became her best-selling album, having sold 3.8 million copies in the US and over 12 million copies worldwide.
  • Lopez and Ben Affleck starring 2003 romantic comedy Gigli became one of the worst films of all time.
  • Loped launched her first headlining concert tour, Dance Again World Tour in June 2012.
  • She released her first book, True Love in November 2014.
  • The issue of People published the Lopez's twins children in March 2008 paying reportedly $6 million to the couple, which became the most expensive celebrity picture ever taken at the time.

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