After putting an end to his relationship with Alex Rodríguez, Jennifer Lopez allowed himself to believe in love again and that a person “Come into your life, love him and let him love you”. It was a great surprise for all his fans to know that it was Ben Affleck, the man she was about to marry 17 years ago. The love story of ‘Bennifer’ has a second chance from 2021 and JLo is more than happy with this decision, something that he values and describes as a “miracle”. Here we tell you more details of everything he said about the ‘Batman’ actor.
February is not only the month of Valentine’s Day, but it is also special for the ‘Diva del Bronx’ because she premiered ‘Marry Me’, the romantic comedy that stars with Maluma and Owen Wilson. During the promotional interviews, she not only talked about the film, but was also encouraged to answer some questions about her sentimental life.
The importance of his role in ‘Marry Me’
In the production, Jennifer Lopez brings to life Kat Valdez, a famous singer and actress, who is left standing at the altar of Madison Square Garden by her boyfriend (played by Maluma). This was not just any role for her.
“I have poured everything that I am into this character. In the most emotional and vulnerable moments I had to say to myself: ‘It’s your life, you know what it is and what it feels like, what it means to be an actress and a singer, what it means to create a brand and live with that kind of modern celebrity’. I just had to allow myself to be as honest as possible.”, revealed a ‘Woman Today’.
Also, JLo knows, just like her character, “What that kind of public scrutiny of your privacy means. I know what it’s like to fall in front of a crowded stadium and what it’s like to get on a stage after a breakup, having to go to a TV show or filming the next day without anyone knowing what you’re going through. It is part of what it is to be an artist. You don’t always have a good day, but you have to go out there and put on your best face. This movie is like looking behind the scenes of celebrity culture.”.
The value of his second chance with Ben Affleck
It was precisely in this interview that Jennifer Lopez talked about the love story that he currently lives with Ben Affleck and he was encouraged to answer why second chances cause so much fascination, because his character in ‘Marry me’ allows himself to love again with a high school teacher played by Owen Wilson.
“I think it’s because most people don’t have them. In life, second chances are rare and rare. You always hope to have one, although you are lucky if you even get the first one, so imagine enjoying a second chance. It really is a miracle.”assured.
Also, I’m talking about ‘On my way’a song she performs for the film and that her boyfriend Ben Affleck used to musicalize a surprise video he made for Valentine’s Day with unpublished photos of their romances.
“I love this song. Mistakes are all the lessons you had to learn to get where you are. I identify with that on a very personal level. And I think most people feel the same way. We are human and we make mistakes. And of course, we make mistakes in our private lives and in our relationships.”, indicated on the subject in which he is heard saying “Each heartbreak was a yellow brick road that took me directly home. I never got lost, I was just on my way, on my way to you.”
After this Jennifer Lopez added that “They often tell you that being an actress, building a career, raising your children will be difficult. And it is true. All those things are very difficult. But no one tells you that the hardest thing you will ever do is be in a relationship with another person. Learn to trust, to be intimate, to be yourself with another person. It is the most difficult of all. Because that is what all this really consists of: being able to let someone into your life, to love them and let them love you.”.
‘Bennifer’ rejoined in February 2021 after the actor sent him emails while JLo was in crisis with Alex Rodríguez. JLo and the former baseball player announced the end of their engagement on April 15. After several weeks of meetings, Jennifer Lopez Y Ben Affleck They made their relationship official on the singer’s 52nd birthday while they were on a luxurious yacht in the Mediterranean Sea.
They starred in the movie ‘Gigli’ in 2002 where they fell in love. They got engaged in November but postponed their wedding in September 2003, the year they made their red carpet debut together; However, the end of their relationship surprised everyone in January 2004. Then JLo married Marc Anthony in June 2004 and in 2005, the Oscar winner married Jennifer Garner.