Appeared in Puff Daddy's video 'All around the world'.
Father David Lopez is a computer specialist at Guardian Insurance
(1999) Dating musician 'Puff Daddy'
Sister of María López
(1997) Chosen by "People" magazine as one of the 50 Most
Beautiful People in the World.
Her parents are from Puerto Rico.
At the movie wrap party for Selena (1997), on Oct. 28 1996 in San
Antonio, star played an unexpected love scene when her boyfriend
Ojani Noa grabbed a microphone and proposed to her in the middle
of the dance floor, presenting her with a large marquis-cut diamond
ring. She said 'yes'.
Jennifer was one of the "Fly girls" dancers on the "In
Living Color" TV Show.
Jennifer Lopez was engaged at 15 with David Cruz "The best
looking guy of the neighborhood".
In the gyms they called her "La Guitarra" because her
body curved like a guitar
In her local Bronx they call her "The Supernova"
She moved to Manhattan to learn how to dance and used to sleep
in the studio where she was practicing.
(December 1999) Rumored to have her body insured for $1 billion,
and had her rear protected with a $300 million policy
(December 1999) Lopez and boyfriend musician "Puffy"
were arrested in connection with a night club shooting. Police found
them with a stolen gun. Police dropped charges originally pressed
against Jennifer Lopez and released her from jail.
Jennifer Lopez worked with Janet Jackson in her videos and on her
tours, and can be seen in the video for "That's The Way Love
Sister Linda Lopez is an Entertainment Correspondent for WB Network
Channel 11 News in New York.
Grew up in the Castle Hill section of the Bronx. It was from this
neighborhood that she took the local "6" train to get
to her auditions in Manhattan, as well as the inspiration of her
debut album "On the 6".
Mother is a schoolteacher in Westchester County, New York.
(January 2001) Announced that she would not attend the 2001 Grammys.
(2001) Voted #1 in FHM's 100 Sexiest Women list.
(February 14, 2001) She and boyfriend Sean "Puffy" Combs
announced that they had ended their relationship.
Father David Lopez is a computer specialist at Guardian Insurance
Sisters are Linda López and Leslie Lopez.
Is the highest paid Latina(o) actress to date for her performance
in The Wedding Planner (2001). She was paid $1 million for her role
in Selena (1997). 
First actress to have a movie (The Wedding Planner (2001)) and
a music album hit number one in the same week.
Met her husband, Cris Judd, while filming the music video for her
single "Love Don't Cost A Thing". The two were married
in a small ceremony (about 170 guests) at a home in a Los Angeles
suburb officiated by attorney Barry Hirsch. Judd is a dancer and
Is the only woman to have been voted the sexiest woman in the world
twice in FHM.
Named one of E!'s "top 20 entertainers of 2001".
Voted the #1 best female body in "Celebrity Bodies" (UK)
magazine. [October 2001]
She once hosted "Saturday Night Live" (1975) and appeared
in a sketch as a singer for the USO who performs for soldiers during
WWII. After the terrorist attacks of 9/11/01, she did this for real,
performing in a USO concert at an American Air Force base in Germany.
Debut album went 6 x platinum.
Attended Baruch College in New York.
Ranked #76 in Premiere's 2002 annual Power 100 List.
Opened a new Cuban restaurant called Madre's in Pasadena, California.
Has relocated to Miami Beach after purchasing an estate there worth
$9.1 million. Her neighbors on both sides of the house are Robin
Gibb and Barry Gibb, and singer Ricky Martin lives eight blocks
away. [May 2002]
Was ranked 1st of the 100 Sexiest Women by FHM Taiwan (2001).
Came in at #5 in FHM's Sexiest Girls of 2002 poll, American edition.
She had come in first in the 2000 & 2001 editions of the poll.
Grew up on Blackrock Avenue in the Bronx.
Released her third album, "This is Me... Then," on November
26th 2002. The first single from the album was the song "Jenny
from the Block." Another track, "Baby I Love You!",
borrows heavily from the melody of John Barry's theme for Midnight
Cowboy (1969). Barry gets co-composer credit.
Engaged to Ben Affleck. [October 2002]
Was the first Latina actress to be paid $1 million for a movie
role (Selena (1997)).
Ranked #47 in Premiere's 2003 annual Power 100 List. Had ranked
#76 in 2002.
Does not drink alcohol.
Voted the 4th Sexiest Female Movie Star in the Australian Empire
Magazine September 2002.
Her ex-husband Cris Judd and ex-fiancee Ben Affleck share the same
birthday. Ben is 3 years younger.
Ranked #5 in Maxim's Hot 100 List 2003, behind Charlie's Angels:
Full Throttle (2003) stars Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu, & Cameron
Diaz, and Kristanna Loken, Shania Twain, and top-ranked Christina
Ranked #5 on FHM's 100 Sexiest Women in the World 2003 list, behind
only Alyssa Milano, Carmen Electra, Britney Spears, and Halle Berry.
Ranked #4 in the "Loveliest Latin Ladies" section of
Stuff's 125 Sexiest Women of the Year 2003, along with Shakira,
Salma Hayek, Daisy Fuentes, Roselyn Sanchez, Penélope Cruz,
Eva Mendes, Sofía Vergara, Lana Parrilla, Marieh Delfino,
20 January 2004: Ended engagement to Ben Affleck.
Struggles to converse in Spanish, even though she was raised by
Puerto Rican immigrants.
Wrote the song "Dear Ben" about her fiancee Ben Affleck
and how much she loved him.
After four unsuccessful previous nominations, she won the worst
actress Razzie for Gigli (2003).
Wears a size 6 shoe.
Her mother won a $2.4-million jackpot at the Borgata Casino in
Atlantic City, New Jersey in April 2004.
Grew up blocks away from actor, Mills Pierre, where they both took
classes at Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club.
Sister Linda López is an Entertainment Correspondent for
WB Network Channel 11 News in New York.
Secretly married Marc Anthony on June 5th 2004; all the guests
were invited to a "afternoon party", and they were never
told that they were going to a wedding.
Both her parents are of European ancestry.
Stated in interviews during her engagement to Ben Affleck that
once married, she would go by the name Jennifer Affleck both privately
and professionally. This never came-to-be as she and Affleck broke
off their engagement in January 2004.
2004 Honoree for the Noche de Niños Gala (Childrens Hospital
Her new perfume is called "Still" and is the second perfume
she has released with her first being "Glow"
Ranked #2 in Stuff magazine's "102 Sexiest Women in the World"
She was named one of People magazine's Fifty Most Beautiful People
Owns a home in Old Westbury - Long Island, New York.
- Monster-in-Law (2005) $15,000,000
- Jersey Girl (2004) $4,000,000
- Gigli (2003) $12,000,000
- Maid in Manhattan (2002) $12,000,000
- Enough (2002) $10,000,000
- Angel Eyes (2001) $9,000,000
- The Wedding Planner (2001) $9,000,000
- The Cell (2000) $4,000,000
- Antz (1998) $500,000
- Out of Sight (1998) $2,000,000
- U Turn (1997) $1,000,000
- Anaconda (1997) $1,000,000
- Selena (1997) $1,000,000
- Blood and Wine (1996) $250,000
- Jack (1996) $200,000
- Money Train (1995) $200,000
- My Family (1995) $50,000