Celebrities

Jennifer Lopez

Occupation: Actress, singer, TV personality

Nationality: American

Born: July 24, 1969 (46)

Jennifer Lopez has had a varied entertainment career, including several successful music albums and appearing in films such as Out of Sight, The Wedding Planner and Shall We Dance?. Lopez, who has served as a judge on American Idol, also has her own fashion and fragrance lines.

She has had five top ten albums in the Billboard 200, and won an ALMA Award for her role in 1997's Selena.

Lopez has dated Sean Combs and Ben Affleck in the past, and was married to fellow musician Marc Anthony between 2004 and 2012. Their twins Max and Emme were born in 2008.

The singer wore an eye-catching outfit to celebrate her 46th birthday. J-Lo's sheer dress takes the world by storm Kendall Jenner shimmers in bold sequins and Helen Mirren wows in white lace on the Tonys red carpet. Tony Awards: Best and worst dressed stars Two mothers investigate a young boy's murder when the police fail them. See Jennifer Lopez's Lila & Eve trailer "Pitting two females against each other wasn't cool," she says of her feud with Nicki Minaj. Mariah: 'Idol was the worst experience' Four more songs from the Broadway musical soundtrack have been premiered. Listen to Paloma and J-Lo Neverland tracks The singer gives fans a preview of his new album a week ahead of its release. Listen to Jason Derulo's new album in full The singer takes aim at stars such as Beyoncé and J-Lo at the recent Met Ball. Shirley Bassey tells popstars to cover up The duo dance their way through an energetic performance at the Billboard Awards. Watch Pitbull and Chris Brown perform 'Fun' "I thought I'd go a little bit naked," The Voice UK coach quipped. Rita Ora on her racy Billboard awards dress Taylor Swift, Jennifer Lopez and Ed Sheeran are among the stars showing off their style. See the stars on the Billboard red carpet The judge is unsure about American Idol's final season next year. Jennifer Lopez talks Idol final season The former American Idol judge weighs in on announcement that show is ending. Steven Tyler: 'I'm open to Idol return' J-Lo will begin her first ever headlining residency at Vegas on Jan 20, 2016. Viva Las Lopez: J-Lo gets Vegas residency Jennifer Lopez, Rita Ora, John Legend and many more also feature on the compilation. Ellie Goulding and others for Neverland LP American Idol host Ryan Seacrest reacts to the show's upcoming end. Seacrest touts 'unforgettable' Idol finale "Next year, it's going to be a true season-long celebration," says CEO Gary Newman. Why has Fox cancelled American Idol? Fox confirms that Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Harry Connick Jr will return. American Idol will end with season 15 Don't try this at home, kids. Miley Cyrus debuts slicked green hair Beyoncé not only turns heads but also turns up fashionably late. Met Ball: Who was best and worst dressed? The rising singer-songwriter puts his own twist on the 1998 hit. MNEK's refix of a Cher classic is fantastic The ceremony saw the girls dominating, as Fifth Harmony also scooped two awards. Ariana Grande wins at 2015 Radio Disney Awards The 'Booty' singer will receive tribute at the 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards. Jennifer Lopez getting Radio Disney Award Jennifer Lopez will pay tribute to the Tejano music icon who she played in Selena. Jennifer Lopez to honour Selena at gala Scarlett Johansson wows in jumpsuit, while J-Lo dazzles in Versace on blue carpet. Best & worst dressed at MTV Movie Awards Jennifer Lopez, Scarlett Johansson and Cara Delevingne hit the red carpet in LA. See the stars arrive for the MTV Movie Awards Searches for the singer's dress at the 2000 Grammy Awards inspired Images' creation. J Lo 'responsible' for Google Images Jimmy Fallon's all-star Lip Sync Battle lets the stars cover their favourite songs. See John Krasinski do amazing Tina Turner Song is taken from the soundtrack for animated DreamWorks feature Home. Watch Jennifer Lopez Feel the Light video Jim Parsons and Rihanna voice DreamWorks' latest family adventure. Home review ★★☆☆☆ Find out who made it through to the next round, while four hopefuls say goodbye. American Idol's Top 12 revealed Scandal star will be honoured for promoting equal rights for the LGBT community. Kerry Washington to receive GLAAD honour Top 10 also features new entries from Focus and The Boy Next Door. Best Exotic sequel tops UK box office The star hangs onto the top spot, while Iggy Azalea is a high new entry. Ellie Goulding holds on to Aussie No.1 Jennifer Lopez's "erotic thriller" plays more like a comedy. The Boy Next Door review ★☆☆☆☆ Drea de Matteo and Ray Liotta will lead the cast of NBC's Shades of Blue. Drea de Matteo for Jennifer Lopez drama "You just have to be open to whatever possibilities life presents to you." J-Lo: 'I'd happily meet someone in a bar' The star has recorded the cut for new animated film Home. Listen to a new Jennifer Lopez song Actress on her "empowering" new movie and juggling music and acting. Jennifer Lopez "empowered" by new role 'Towards the Sun' is taken from star's soundtrack for forthcoming animated film Home. Rihanna surprises fans with new song From photobombing J-Lo to picking up Emma Stone, here are her best moments. Jennifer Aniston won the 'Most Fun' Oscar