Jennifer Lopez: biography and latest news!

    Jennifer Lopez © Backgrid USA
    Jennifer Lopez © Backgrid USA

  • Occupation: singer, actress
  • Real name: Jennifer Lynn Lopez
  • Sign : Lion
  • Date of birth: Thursday 24 July 1969 (age: 51)
  • Country: United States

Of Puerto Rican origin, Jennifer Lynn Lopez was born on July 14, 1969 in New York City. After studying in a Catholic school and financing her own singing and dance classes, she began her career as a dancer in nightclub shows, on the TV show Fly Girl (1991-1993) and for Janet Jackson.

After a small role in My Little girl (1987), her film career took off with Money Train (1995), Selena and Anaconda in 1997. Her mother or I, Les oubliés de Juarez and Le plan B followed. Since 1999 and the album On The 6, Jennifer Lopez has also distinguished herself as a singer. A true sex symbol, the singer has had a string of hits (If You Had My Love, Waiting For Tonight, Love Don’t Cost A Thing, I’m Real, Jenny From The Block, Get Right, On The Floor…). Since 2011, she is one of the jurors of American Idol in the United States.

On the private side, after love affairs with rapper P.Diddy and actor Ben Affleck, Jennifer Lopez has been married three times: to Cuban chef Ojani Noa (1997-1998), to dancer Cris Judd (2001-2003) and to singer Marc Anthony (2004-2014). Separated in 2011, the couple has twins, Max and Emme (born on 20/02/2008). In 2011, she meets dancer Casper Smart, but in June 2014 the couple separates. After a flashback, the break-up is final in August 2016. In December 2016, the singer appeared with the rapper Drake on social networks. In March 2017, sportsman Alex Rodriguez made his love affair with the singer official during a television programme. On March 9, 2019, Jennifer Lopez announces her engagement to Alex Rodriguez on social networks.