Celebrities

Jennifer Lopez

Occupation: Actress, singer, TV personality

Nationality: American

Born: July 24, 1969 (45)

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.

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