Fact: Jennifer Lopez is planning a major assault on the world's nightclubs after teaming up with electronic dance music superstar Skrillex in the studio. The diva posted a video of herself hanging out with the DJ/producer on Instagram on Friday (31Mar17), but didn't go into details about their collaboration.
Quote: "I would like to direct one day, I think." Actress/singer and producer Jennifer Lopez is keen to step behind the camera in the near future.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez is one step closer to offloading her gated Hidden Hills, California estate two years after the property first came on the market. The singer/actress has found a potential buyer for the nine-bedroom, 12-bathroom mansion at the discounted price of around $10 million (£8.1 million). She put it on the market in 2015 for $17 million (£13.8 million). The property is currently in escrow.
Quote: "I kinda love Bruno Mars, I feel like we could have a good stage show. We're both, like, real performers and it could be fun." Jennifer Lopez would love to team up with the Uptown Funk hitmaker for a duet.
Quote: "I think people want me to do it. There are always rumours about it... I don't know... If they asked me, I would love to, it would be awesome. My dad would have an attack." Jennifer Lopez on reports she'll headline the Super Bowl half-time show next year (18).
Quote: "I was a little bit sick. What am I supposed to do? I don't get a day off." Jennifer Lopez performed in Las Vegas while she was sick on St. Valentine's Day (14Feb17).
Fact: Actor and late night talk show host James Corden brought his famous Carpool Karaoke sketch to the Grammy Awards on Sunday night (12Feb17) as the prizegiving host recruited Jennifer Lopez, Jason Derulo, Faith Hill, Tim MCGraw, John Legend, Keith Urban, and Ryan Tedder to sing Neil Diamond's classic Sweet Caroline with the veteran crooner himself. Beyonce's five-year-old daughter Blue Ivy was even spotted getting in on the fun, joining the star-studded group towards the end of the brief rendition.
Quote: "We did one song together! I don’t know if we will do more - we will see!" Jennifer Lopez plays coy when asked if she and rapper Drake are romantically involved, revealing they are working together.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez is staying in Sin City for a little big longer - bosses at Las Vegas' Planet Hollywood have added 21 new dates to her All I Have residency show. The Latin pop star made her debut at the Axis theater in January (16), and now her show will continue through until June, 2017.
Quote: "Thanks for this. Women are so much more than the roles they've been assigned. -H." U.S. presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton thanks Jennifer Lopez for featuring a part of her 1995 United Nations speech on women's rights in her new song, Ain't Your Mama. The video for the song shows the singer taking on a variety of different roles, including homemaker, secretary, factory worker, businesswoman and news reporter.
Quote: "I fluctuate. I go up and down like seven or eight pounds all the time... Like, when I'm doing the (Las Vegas) show I get slim. Then when I stop, I'm eating and I get chunky - I feel it." Superstar Jennifer Lopez can't help but indulge a little during extended breaks in her busy schedule.
Quote: "I have to see them, because if I don't see them and they don't see me, then it's not happiness. Like this morning, I had to work out, then I sit down and I have lunch with them before I come over here and then I go, 'You know what? Since we're shooting all the way through, I'll have the kids come over at 6:30. They can bring me dinner because we had some leftovers.' Every day is like that!" Jennifer Lopez reveals that she can't bear to be apart from her children, eight-year-old twins, Emme and Maximilian.
Quote: "You know, she's at a 10 and I'm at 1.5. Until I get to 7, 8 or 9, I'm just going to hold off (on getting) on a stage with her or in front of the camera. I don't want to be embarrassed." Jennifer Lopez's on/off boyfriend Casper Smart has no plans to co-star with the singer/actress on screen anytime soon. The dance choreographer makes his acting debut in new movie The Perfect Match, while he has also filmed a small appearance in Lopez's hit cop drama Shades of Blue, although his scenes are solely with Ray Liotta.
Quote: " I love Bruno. I've told him for years, 'We have to do something together!' So maybe one day it'll happen." Jennifer Lopez is eager to have Uptown Funk hitmaker Bruno Mars join her onstage at her Las Vegas residency.
Tweet: "HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE LIGHTS OF MY LIFE. You have brought me nothing but joy and happiness since the very second you were born. I am so proud of who you are and the beautiful loving caring people you are growing into. #coconuts8thBirthday #Iloveyoubeyondforever And thank you everyone for all the beautiful birthday wishes and videos. They are so precious!!" Jennifer Lopez celebrated her twins Max and Emme's eighth birthday on Monday (22Feb16). Lopez and her ex-husband Marc Anthony have shared custody of their kids since splitting in 2011.
Quote: "I'm not engaged and I didn't know there were rumours. I've been so busy that I haven't really had time to keep up with the gossip." Jennifer Lopez, who is currently performing in Las Vegas, promoting new TV show Shades of Blue and judging the final season of American Idol, shoots down fresh speculation suggesting she is set to wed on/off boyfriend Casper Smart.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez bought her daughter Emme a pair of Netherlands dwarf rabbits for Christmas, while her son Max received his first computer from mum. J.Lo bought her boyfriend Casper Smart a new tuxedo.
Quote: "She's great. She's really really good in this; it's gonna surprise a lot of people. I didn't really know much about her before." Movie veteran Ray Liotta is a big fan of his Shades of Blue co-star Jennifer Lopez.
Quote: "It's going to be such a party, it's so much fun. We've been rehearsing every single day... It's just gonna be a lot of fun, high energy show... It's gonna be great!" Jennifer Lopez can't wait for fans to catch her Las Vegas show, which starts on 20 January (16).
Fact: Rapper Pitbull is joining his pal Jennifer Lopez in Las Vegas for a second run of residency shows. The hip-hop star debuted his Time of our Lives gigs at the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in September (15), and he will return for a two-week stint in March (16). J.Lo will launch her All of Me set at the same venue later this month (Jan16).
Quote: "I feel like I knew nothing in my 20s, but I thought I knew everything. Then in my 30s I kinda realised I knew nothing, like I actually didn't know anything, and then in my 40s, now I feel like now I'm starting to accept myself for who I am." Jennifer Lopez, 46, reflects on her youth in the entertainment business.
Quote: "It doesn't seem like it's the right name! We're not ready yet; we're getting there." Jennifer Lopez is still in awe of landing her own Las Vegas residency as she continues rehearsals for the big launch. The superstar will kick off Jennifer Lopez: All I Have at the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino later this month (Jan16).
Quote: "As girls, I think we are taught from a very young age that someone is is going to bring us our happiness. I was waiting for Prince Charming. Everybody I met was going to be the guy I was going to spend my life with. And then you realise, 'I’m strong, I’m my own keeper, my own saviour'. That’s been the journey for me." Jennifer Lopez likes the single life after three failed marriages.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez kicked off her hosting duties at the 2015 American Music Awards by performing a high energy dance routine to some of the year's (15) biggest hits from artists such as Justin Bieber, Beyonce, The Weekend, Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Drake, Fetty Wap, Chris Brown, Rihanna, and showed off her wide range of dancing skills from hip-hop to salsa to contemporary.
Quote: "I don’t have time for a lot of date nights. It's a lot of being at home, a lot of watching TV, a lot of Game Of Thrones, a lot of Homeland late at night as I fall asleep." Jennifer Lopez enjoys a good night in with boyfriend Casper Smart.
Fact: Boyband One Direction will perform their song Perfect at the 2015 American Music Awards, which will be held at the Los Angeles Theatre on 22 November (15). Other performers include Australian pop band 5 Seconds of Summer, Selena Gomez and Jennifer Lopez, who will also host the ceremony.
Fact: Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez will host the American Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on 22 November (15).
Fact: Stars including Madonna, KIM KARDASHIAN, Jennifer Lopez, Miley Cyrus, Victoria Beckham and former One Direction member Zayn Malik have shared their favourite 'selfies' on new covers for America's Interview magazine. The images were taken for the publication's #ME issue, which highlights powerful people on the Internet.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez's on/off boyfriend Casper Smart has choreographed the singer's new El Mismo Sol music video. Lopez has teamed up with Spanish singer Alvaro Soler for the song.
Fact: Latin superstars Jennifer Lopez and Pitbull have been tapped to headline the second annual iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina concert on 7 November (15) in Miami, Florida. Other artists on the star-studded line-up include Prince Royce, Becky G, Camila, Wisin, Marco Antonio Solis and Don Omar.
Quote: "I love working with Nicki, she's so great with me. We really mesh really good and we just... clicked and we started with the Anaconda video." Jennifer Lopez's on/off boyfriend CASPER SMART has a great working relationship with Nicki Minaj.
Fact: British rocker Phil Collins is set to move into Jennifer Lopez's former seven-bedroom mansion in Miami Beach, Florida. The singer/actress sold the villa in 2005 for $13.9 million (£8.7 million), and its most recent owner recently has handed the keys over to the former Genesis star after he snapped it up for an estimated $33 million (£20.6 million). The bayfront home boasts a wine cellar, an outdoor kitchen and a pool.
Quote: "There's been a movement this year about being womanly - not having to be skinny or starve yourself... It's become such a phenomenon. You see these girls who just make me look small. I never thought I would say that in my lifetime!" Jennifer Lopez is pleasantly surprised to see a new wave of celebrities embrace their curves.
Quote: "You hit a stride where your spirit, mind and body all come together. I work out, but I'm not as much of a fanatic as I used to be. And, funnily enough, I feel like I'm in better shape now... Very rarely will I skip my workout. Sometimes I work too late the night before and I'm like, 'Ugh, I can't do this'. But I tell myself, 'Just do it. It's only an hour'. It's just talking yourself off the ledge of being a lazy bum." Jennifer Lopez always pushes herself to work-out, even though she has relaxed her exercise regime in recent years.
Fact: Ray Liotta and former THE SOPRANOS star Drea de Matteo have reportedly joined Jennifer Lopez in new TV drama SHADES OF BLUE. The new show revolves around Lopez's single mum cop character, Harlee MCCord, who is recruited to work undercover for the FBI's anti-corruption task force.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez has taken her SELENA tribute melody to the top of America's Latin iTunes chart. The singer/actress paid tribute to slain Selena Quintanilla with an emotional performance at the recent Billboard Latin Music Awards and now fans are racing to download the medley of tunes.
Fact: Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez has landed a deal to star in a new comedy movie titled Mothers I'd Like To...
Quote: "I just heard about it. I'm very excited by the news. I think it's time for a woman." Jennifer Lopez throws her support behind Hillary Clinton after the politician announced plans to run for office in a bid to become the first female U.S. president on Sunday (12Apr15).
Quote: "People are freaking out! I get it. Everybody's different and that's what you have to understand. I know a lot of people from the outside are looking and going, 'Why leave right now?' But we don't know what it is to walk in his shoes. Things come to an end sometimes. From what I hear they're going to keep on getting the great music and we'll see how it goes." Jennifer Lopez is amazed by the fall-out following Zayn Malik's decision to quit One Direction.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez gave actress Anna Kendrick a little moral support as the Into The Woods star performed the pop star's Booty for a recently taped episode of upcoming series Lip Sync Battle by joining onstage for her mimed rendition. The girl power get together features in the new trailer for the show, which debuts in America next month (Apr15). Dwayne Johnson, John Legend, John Krasinski and comedian Stephen Merchant also feature in the teaser.
Quote: "Mine was Menudo. It was before Ricky (Martin) got in the group; it was the original Menudo. My favourite was Charlie (Masso)... I never met Charlie." Jennifer Lopez on her first concert.
Quote: "I've been in relationships where there has been infidelity and you're left to feel like you did something wrong. Like there's something wrong with you, you're not enough, all of those feelings that we struggle with... And it's not just a woman thing." Jennifer Lopez blamed herself when past lovers cheated on her.
Quote: "I was proud of her. I know what it takes and I know her very, very well. I just did everything in my power to be supportive of her." Singer Marc Anthony was extremely encouraging of ex-wife Jennifer Lopez as she detailed their failed marriage in her recent memoir, True Love.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez and Robert Duvall's wife Luciana wore virtually the same Elie Saab gown to the Oscars on Sunday (22Feb15), with only subtle differences between the two designer dresses.
Tweet: "It's easy for us moms to feel dull and invisible at times but this put some pep in my step. Thank you, Jennifer, for being you. Just saw the new movie 'Boy Next Door.' @JLo is so beautifully strong and inspiring…" Britney Spears is a big fan of Jennifer Lopez's new thriller.
Quote: "We got a lot of crap at that time. And it was because we were together... there was a whole other thing that was happening. There are worse movies than Gigli out there!" Actress Jennifer Lopez insists her widely-panned 2003 film with then-fiance Ben Affleck doesn't deserve its ranking as one of the worst movies ever made.
Quote: "I would go more man next door... More like Charlie Hunnam or Tom Hardy or... James Marsden." The Boy Next Door star Jennifer Lopez would love one of the hunky actors to be her neighbour.
Fact: Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez, who served as a producer on new film The Boy Next Door, used some of her "lived-in" clothes from her own closet as her on-screen costume because they were working on a small Hollywood budget of $4 million (£2.5 million).
Quote: "I auditioned a lot of guys at the house! We were producing it so we just did it there and everybody came... We just had everybody come by and audition... I like to think that the actors who came to the house are more professional. It wasn't everybody off the street, (like), 'Line up at my house!' They were working actors already." Superstar Jennifer Lopez held auditions for her new movie The Boy Next Door at her Los Angeles home. The part of her onscreen teenage lover eventually went to 27-year-old Ryan Guzman.
Quote: "We'll go best to not as best: I'd say Josh Lucas; I remember him being a really good kisser. Then Ryan (Guzman), I remember because I just kissed him. And then I would go... Matthew (MCConaughey) and then George (Clooney)... I didn't say he (Clooney) was worst, I just said he was... the fourth best!" Jennifer Lopez lists her favourite onscreen smooches.
Quote: "I liked one younger guy in my life! One! (Now) it's the story of my life! I've always dated guys my same age, Ok, can we just get that straight right now?" Jennifer Lopez insists she isn't out to date a younger man after her split from 27-year-old dancer Casper Smart last year (14).
Quote: "Growing up, my first boyfriend was the boy next door, when I was like 13 or 14 years old. He was cute; well, cute enough at the time I guess." The Boy Next Door star Jennifer Lopez admits she had a crush on the boy next door when she was a kid.
Quote: "It was his birthday not too long ago and I (texted him), 'Happy birthday papa!' and he wrote back, 'Did you hear? I'm your new boyfriend!' I said, 'I heard! I know it's your birthday; don't go cheating on me tonight!' And of course he said, 'Of course I will.'" Superstar Jennifer Lopez is enjoying having fun with her collaborator and close pal Pitbull as they laugh off tabloid rumours of a budding romance.
Quote: "I have done therapy and I continue to do it. I've been working on myself a lot, especially over the last two years, since the divorce and stuff. It works good for me (sic)." Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez is glad to have found a good therapist to help her work through her personal troubles following her divorce from third husband Marc Anthony.
Quote: "I wish I hadn't! Now I wish I hadn't! That was like, 'Ugh'." Superstar Jennifer Lopez regrets giving back the rare pink diamond engagement ring she had received from her former fiance Ben Affleck. The actor proposed in 2002, but the couple split in 2004.
Quote: "I thought it was funny... it got me a little warm in the moment. Of course I was a little embarrassed because I was the 'butt' of the joke - or the 'boob' of the joke. I didn't think he should've gotten flack for that." Jennifer Lopez defends Jeremy Renner after he was criticised for making an off-colour comment about the singer/actress' revealing dress while presenting at the Golden Globes.
Quote: "We have the same birthday, and I don't know what it is, but we completely connected. I think because I have a very strong work ethic and so does Jennifer, and so there's a respect and love there. I love her." Actress Kristin Chenoweth had a great time co-starring with Jennifer Lopez in new thriller The Boy Next Door.
Quote: "That was like, my most glamorous moment in my life, wearing that 700-pound cape that almost dislocated my shoulder. It was so heavy! I was like, 'Nobody's gonna know how much pain I'm in!'" Superstar Jennifer Lopez reveals she suffered in the name of fashion to look good at the Golden Globe Awards earlier this month (Jan15). The singer/actress stunned on the red carpet in a sexy, low-cut Zuhair Murad gown.
Quote: "It was intense. Those scenes are embarrassing. They are uncomfortable, but your job as an actress or an actor is to make it believable and this movie in particular... hinges on if that was believable, that it was enough to make this guy go insane... It was all me, and all Ryan, by the way." Jennifer Lopez on her awkward topless scene opposite Ryan Guzman in new thriller The Boy Next Door.
Quote: "He's joking. He has his hands full - there ain't no room in that life for me. Everytime I see him, he's like, 'This (girl) is Monday, this is Tuesday, this is Wednesday.' And you know what I'm talking about." Jennifer Lopez dismisses recent reports she's started a romance with longtime collaborator Pitbull, after he recently admitted he has a crush on her and dubbed their couple name, 'Pit-Lo'.
Fact: "That's a rumour. God no!" Jennifer Lopez's ex-husband Cris Judd dismisses reports he and Britney Spears' ex Kevin Federline will be swapping partners for an episode of U.S. reality Tv show Celebrity Wife Swap.
Quote: "I've moved on. I have a wife, I have a new baby daughter - she'll be 16 months this month (Jan15)... My time with Jennifer was beautiful. That time and place was great, but we've moved on to bigger and better things." Jennifer Lopez's ex-husband Cris Judd insists he has no hard feelings about his former wife.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez is legally Jennifer Lopez again after officially ditching her married name. The pop star and actress changed her name to Jennifer Muniz when she wed Marc Anthony, who's real name is Marco Muniz, and she never changed it back when the couple filed for divorce in April, 2012. The name change became legal on New Year's Eve (31Dec14), according to Tmz.com, allowing Lopez to start 2015 as plain old J.Lo.
Quote: "I've been really lucky in my personal relationships. I look back and think the major relationships I've had were all with really good people who I like quite a bit still to this day." Actor Ben Affleck has nothing but love for his famous exes, which include Gwyneth Paltrow and Jennifer Lopez. He went on to wed Jennifer Garner, with whom he has three children.
Quote: "This book isn't about pointing the finger or saying details. I don't feel it's my responsibility as a public person to expose all the details of my intimate relationship. I do think it's my responsibility as an artist to share my experiences through my art." Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez on her new memoir True Love, in which she reveals some candid details about her three failed marriages and highly-publicised broken engagement to Ben Affleck.
Quote: "I never really understood what loving myself was. That's one of the things I learned through having gotten divorced and having hit rock bottom and having to take a good look at myself... I never gave myself credit for being good at anything. You're always apt to believe the negative things that people say about you than the positive things... I feel like that's something that I needed to learn how to do." Jennifer Lopez has confessed she suffered from self-esteem issues her whole life without realising it.
Quote: "You wouldn't know it from my build, but Jennifer taught me how to dance. I remember when she left the Boys Club (youth group) because she was leaving New York to go to L.A. to try and make it big and we were all like, 'Oh my gosh.'" Scandal star Kerry Washington reveals she has her childhood pal Jennifer Lopez to thank for her dance skills. The girls both grew up in the Bronx, New York.
Quote: "He gave me so many cues and taught me so many things. I'll always be grateful to him for that and I love that he can be so supportive of me so many years later and that there's still so much mutual respect, admiration and love there." Jennifer Lopez is still great friends with ex-boyfriend Sean 'Diddy' Combs.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez's steamy new video for her song Booty has landed her an offer to become the new spokesperson for a sexual lubrication gel after appearing to cover herself in the liquid in the promo. Representatives at Doc Johnson Lube tell Tmz.com they are willing to give the superstar a year's free supply of their products to promote the brand or discuss a more long-term sponsorship deal, if she is interested. The singer/actress has yet to respond to the deal.
Tweet: "Thank you for coming out #Singapore!!! 60K strong!!! Amazing night." Jennifer Lopez was stunned by the turnout for her Singapore Formula One Grand Prix Show over the weekend (20-21Sep14).
Fact: Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea's outrageous new rump-shaking video for their new collaboration Booty notched up 25 million views online in just 48 hours when it was released last week (ends19Sep14).
Quote: "It's not easy. I'm from a traditional background. It takes two people to make a kid for a reason. It's tough because I know they feel the void of that male presence. When Marc and I first broke up, I did think, 'I wish I could have held this together.' But when you realise it's not the right thing for anybody, you think, 'Ok, well how do we make this work, how do we make this better, how do we make this great for the children anyway?'" Jennifer Lopez on life as a single mum to six-year-old twins Max and Emme, her kids with ex-husband Marc Anthony.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez reunited with her Maid In Manhattan child co-star Tyler Posey onstage at the 2014 Teen Choice Awards on Sunday (10Aug14) when she served as a guest presenter. Teen Wolf actor Posey, who co-hosted the prizegiving, greeted the superstar with a hug and then tried to land a new job with Lopez as a back-up dancer as he showed off his moves. After the impromptu audition, Lopez quipped, "He crazy. He's so big! Oh, my God!"
Fact: Khloe Kardashian and her boyfriend French Montana, Fat Joe and Russell Simmons joined members of Jennifer Lopez's family and her rumoured boyfriend Maksim Chmerkovskiy in Southampton, New York on Thursday night (24Jul14) to celebrate the singer's 45th birthday. Lopez arrived for the party at Nammos restaurant with best friend Leah Remini.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez, Kiss, Duran Duran, Rita Ora and Usher are among the stars who have signed up to appear at the Fashion Rocks show at the Barclays Center in New York City. The show, which celebrates fashion and music, will be hosted by Ryan Seacrest and takes place on 9 September (14).
Tweet: "Happppppppy Birthday to the most Beautiful lil bear in the world!!!! May all your wishes come true!! @JLo". Jennifer Lopez's ex-boyfriend Casper Smart sends a sweet tweet to the superstar on her 45th birthday.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez made a special trip from Paris, France to New York City to support her best friend Leah Remini during her appearance on U.S. late night show Watch What Happens Live on Wednesday (09Jul14). The singer/actress even served as a bartender by handing Remini and host Andy Cohen shots of tequila.
Quote: "Give me a break, just give me some time, I need to be alone for a little bit... The kids come first, sleep comes second, and everything else kind of falls in line after that." Jennifer Lopez insists she won't be rushing into another romance after splitting from dancer boyfriend Casper Smart.
Quote: "I would want Selena Gomez to play me in a movie. She is a cutie." Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez has given Selena Gomez the seal of approval to play her if a biopic about Lopez is ever made. Ironically, Lopez made her big break as an actress by portraying another Selena, slain Latino star Selena Quintanilla-Perez, in 1997 biopic Selena.
Quote: "I grew up in the Bronx - we shared a bed until we were 16 and it was so different. When we go to grandma's house the twins say, 'Grandma's house is small'. My whole thing is about teaching them to be aware of the world and realising that we are in a position now that we can help others." Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez on making sure her six-year-old twins Max and Emme are aware of her humble beginnings in New York City.
Quote: "I have to say that in my limited experience, I would have to say anybody involved in music. So I would say singers and dancers." Jennifer Lopez believes dancers and singers are better in bed than actors. The superstar has previously been romantically involved with dancers Casper Smart and Cris Judd, rap mogul Sean 'Diddy' Combs and salsa star Marc Anthony, while she was also engaged to Hollywood hunk Ben Affleck.
Quote: "I did kind of like say, 'You need to be, you know, you're a movie star! You should wear a suit, you know? You should do this with your hair... He didn't do anything he didn't want to do... He had some good fashion moments when he was with me." Jennifer Lopez takes credit for helping to revamp ex-fiance Ben Affleck's look while they were dating in the early 2000s.
Quote: "I don't look at the outside so much. I'm not an outside-cover person, I am more of, like, an essence person." Newly-single Jennifer Lopez insists she does not have a type when it comes to dating.
Quote: "I have been single for a couple months now." Superstar Jennifer Lopez reveals she and ex-boyfriend Casper Smart split earlier this year (14). Reports suggesting the two had parted ways after more than two years of dating surfaced earlier this month (Jun14).
Quote: "I have pictures of myself on that beach when I was one year old. Everything I am is because of where I grew up, and after touting that around the world, it was nice to be able to come back and say thank you. My whole family was there; it was very moving." New York native Jennifer Lopez on her recent homecoming show at Orchard Beach in Pelham Bay Park, the Bronx.
Fact: Fashion-conscious Jennifer Lopez wore seven different Versace numbers during her 90-minute homecoming concert in The Bronx, New York on Wednesday night (04Jun14).
Quote: "I was talking to the director... and I thought, 'What about that model in the Dolce (& Gabbana) ads, he's amazing. David Gandy, what do you think of David Gandy...? I don't know him but I'll call him.'" Jennifer Lopez on hiring British model and personal trainer Gandy to play her lover in new music video First Love.
Quote: "I did the vegan 22-day plan and it was really good and I kept on with it for a few more weeks, and now I've incorporated a little bit of fish here and there... I enjoy eating that way. I never did. And I didn't know how good you can feel when you put healthy stuff in your body." Jennifer Lopez credits her healthier diet for her noticeable glow at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday (18May14).
Quote: “The plan is to all come back... Everything has gone great this year... The finale’s coming up, it’s been going great. We love each other, the chemistry is good, the ratings are climbing back up. It’s a good time. I love the show.” Jennifer Lopez is keen to return as an American Idol judge alongside Harry Connick, Jr. and Keith Urban.
Quote: “I think it’s crazy, it’s surreal... I was very honoured and humbled to be the first woman to get that award. It’ll be my first performance of First Love. I'm also performing with Pitbull that night. We’re going to do the World Cup song for the first time." Jennifer Lopez is looking forward to a night of firsts at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday (18May14) when she'll pick up the Icon Award.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez has decided to call her new album A.K.A. after teasing the title during an appearance on U.S. chat show Jimmy Kimmel Live! last week (ends02May14). The singer admitted that was one of the titles she was working on as she completed her eighth studio album recently. It will be released in June (14).
Quote: "I merely mouthed the word. There was no audio... They're, like, two brothers and they're always bothering me... For some reason you could really see it... Everybody was like, 'You can't do that!' I was like, 'I didn't... I didn't say anything!'" Jennifer Lopez defends her F-bomb slip, which was caught on cameras during last week's (ends25Apr14) live American Idol episode.
Fact: Singer and actress Jennifer Lopez became the latest star to fall victim to an online death hoax on Monday (14Apr14) when RIPJenniferLopez began trending on Twitter.com. The ruse was later revealed to be the work of Internet pranksters, who claimed the R.I.P. acronym stood for 'really inspiring person' instead of the traditional 'rest in peace'. Pop star Zayn Malik and wrestler-turned-actor Dwayne Johnson have been targeted by similar pranks.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez turned the air blue during a taped appearance on America's THE ELLEN DeGeneres Show this week (begs17Mar14) by accidentally swearing while playing a word category game. The singer/actress was asked to take turns with host Ellen DeGeneres to continually name "things outside" without repeating themselves, but she slipped up during the first few rounds and uttered an expletive in annoyance. The bad language was bleeped out by producers when the show aired on Friday (21Mar14).
Quote: "For me it was just such a normal thing. It became (a thing) because I brought light to it. I have nobody to blame but myself. I brought attention to it by speaking about it in interviews when I was young and then it was like, 'Oh, well let’s check it out and see what’s there!’ From when I was very young, my family would be like, 'Jennifer’s got a (big butt)'. I was endowed in that area." Jennifer Lopez partly blames herself for all the fuss about her backside.
Quote: "I'm one of those people who do not like to be alone. I have no shame saying that at this time in my life. I think we have to own who we are." Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez on her failed marriages and relationships.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez and Ricky Martin get steamy in a music promo for Spanish language single Adrenalia. The pair features on the track by Puerto Rican rapper Wisin and show off their dancing skills in the video.
Quote: "I have my Bear, we're good... We will have a nice time on Valentine's Day, we always do... I don't need like, big gifts. I want to feel like you put some time into it and you really thought about it... I always say it takes more time to go out and pick a card than it does to buy a quick present." Jennifer Lopez on her Valentine's Day (14Feb14) plans with boyfriend Casper 'Bear' Smart.
Quote: "I wanted to live in Barbie's world. I wanted to be Barbie. It really does make sense why I was so in love with it. I think Barbie represents infinite possibilities. The dream is still alive. You should dream big." Jennifer Lopez gushes over the release of a Barbie doll made in her likeness.
Quote: "I just love and respect her so much. She's a single mom but not like I'm a single mum. I have a lot of help - she doesn't. I always ask, 'Do you need anything?' And she's like, 'I'm good'. But I know she's exhausted." Jennifer Lopez is full of admiration for her younger sister Lynda, who gave birth to a daughter in 2008.
Quote: "That's the rumour. We collaborated at Staples Center. She came out and sang Jenny From the Block with me which was so much fun. We haven't spoken further about collaborating but I did read that on the Internet... She has my number, we text, but we haven't texted about going into the studio." Taylor Swift insists she isn't plotting a collaboration with Jennifer Lopez following their onstage duet at the Staples Center in Los Angeles recently.
Quote: "It's funny, early on with Beau (aka Casper Smart), I remember telling him how I have a real button on being ignored. And he was like, 'Listen, if somebody ignores you, then forget them. They don't deserve to have your attention.'" Unlucky-in-love Jennifer Lopez enjoys being lavished with attention from her dancer boyfriend following her failed marriage to third husband Marc Anthony.
Quote: "I have my own high standards for what I want in a partner and how I want to be treated. I bring a lot to the table. I'm not talking about material things but what I have to offer as a person - love and loyalty and all the things that make a good relationship." Jennifer Lopez knows what she wants from her relationships. The singer/actress is currently dating dancer Casper Smart following her split from her third husband, Marc Anthony, in 2011.
Tweet: "Sang Jenny From the Block with JLo tonight at Staples Center. Still Fangirling Out About It." Taylor Swift brings Jennifer Lopez onstage for a duet at her gig in Los Angeles on Saturday (24Aug13).
Fact: Jennifer Lopez's producer pal Redone is helping the sister of soccer stud Cristiano Ronaldo launch her music career by taking charge of her debut album. Portuguese singer Katia Aveiro has recruited the hitmaker to work on the as-yet-unnamed project, which will be released in November (13), following the success of their current collaborative single Boom sem parar.
Tweet: "Happybirthday to my very very #BeautifulBear the nicest,sweetest,funniest,sexiest bear there is!!!! Love u." Jennifer Lopez's dancer boyfriend Casper Smart sends his lover a sweet tweet as she turns 44.
Quote: "We've become friends and she's my muse. I love her as a person and as a woman. I love her curves and I love her attitude and the way she walks out in a dress. And as a person she's so sweet, I love her." Celebrity fashion designer Zuhair Murad tells The Hollywood Reporter he has developed a great relationship with Jennifer Lopez.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez and the daughters of her ex Sean '' Combs were among the fans who checked out Justin Bieber's Los Angeles show at the Staples Center on Tuesday night (25Jun13).
Quote: "I don't know what's happening over there... I'm always open to all the infinite possibilities that the universe has to offer, so you never know... I just had such a good time there, I fit, it felt like family; I get very attached." Jennifer Lopez is still undecided about a return to American Idol as a judge.
Quote: "I wore it in red on the Billboard Awards, same exact outfit... (and) it's so funny because here (in the U.S.), no big deal... Europe is usually much more... uninhibited, but, for some reason, scandal! I had worn it in the video and the video was just coming out, so I kind of wanted to tie the performance and song together." Jennifer Lopez is still puzzled about the fuss surrounding her Britain's Got Talent Tv performance, during which she wore a red version of the sexy outfit she donned at the Billboard Music Awards.
Fact: Singer Jennifer Lopez is looking forward to a summer of relaxation in the Hamptons after buying an eight-bedroom estate in Water Mill, New York for $10 million (£6.5 million). The ultra-private property, built in 2006, is billed as the "perfect summer retreat with every amenity," according to the New York Post.
Quote: "(It was) maybe, like, 200 yards down (the street), or something. We heard firecrackers or gunshots and me and Gus, her head of security, just went and grabbed her and took off." Jennifer Lopez's boyfriend Casper Smart jumped into action after he heard gunshots near the set of the singer's new video shoot in Fort Lauderdale Beach, Florida on Sunday (05May13). Police swarmed the scene to investigate as Lopez and her team ran for cover, but no arrests have been made.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez has joined the line-up for Beyonce's The Sound of Change charity concert at Britain's Twickenham Stadium on 1 June (13). Florence + The MAChine, John Legend, Timbaland and Ellie Goulding are also among the acts due to perform at the gig, which aims to raise awareness of women's issues around the globe.
Quote: "I don't have much to say about that right now. I don’t know... It’s too far off to say right now." Jennifer Lopez on rumours suggesting she's planning a return to American Idol as Mariah Carey's replacement.
Tweet: "Home sick today... Was throwin up in middle of the nite.. hopefully just a 24 hr virus." Jennifer Lopez's dancer boyfriend Casper Smart has been struck down by a mystery illness.
Tweet: "Happy Birthday Coconuts!!! 5 years of joy and true love!!!" Jennifer Lopez marks the fifth birthday of her twins, Emme and Max, with a touching tweet on Friday (22Feb13).
Quote: "As you can see, I read the memo." Sexy Jennifer Lopez, wearing an asymmetrical black dress slashed to the thigh, jokes about almost flouting the Standard and Practice email sent to all attendees at the Grammy Awards, which featured a checklist of dos and don'ts to prevent wardrobe malfunctions at the ceremony.
Quote: "I'm going to focus on films right now. I'm working on a new album, but I feel like I have more time on that. I might do a Christmas album." Jennifer Lopez is contemplating recording an album of festive favourites.
Quote: "We run in the same circles, I do see them. The world doesn't know that I see them... but I do run into them every so often, so this was not a big, 'Oh my God' (moment)." Jennifer Lopez insists recently running into her exes, Sean 'Diddy' Combs and Ben Affleck, at the Golden Globe Awards was far from awkward as they are all on good terms.
Quote: "You know what? You win some, you lose some. I think he's Ok... He's nominated for an Oscar for one of the best pictures of the year, that he directed and starred in. It's Ok!" Jennifer Lopez is confident her ex-fiance Ben Affleck is not too upset about missing out on an Oscar nod for Best Director after earning a Best Picture nomination for critically acclaimed Argo, which has already won him two Golden Globes.
Quote: "When she found out we were seeing each other, she was like, 'What are you doing?' I was like... 'I don't know what I'm doing right now, so just ride with me'." Jennifer Lopez admits her mother wasn't initially impressed when she started dating dancer Casper Smart, who is 18 years younger than the singer/actress.
Fact: Pop superstar Jennifer Lopez has recorded an unlikely duet with Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli. The On the Floor hitmaker has covered classic Spanish ballad Quizas, Quizas, Quizas (Maybe, Maybe, Maybe) with the blind opera singer for his new album Passione. Lopez isn't the only pop artist to work with Bocelli - he has also hit the studio to collaborate with Nelly Furtado.
Quote: "Sometimes it happens, when you are in certain stadiums and at certain venues, they do pre-record things... If I remember correctly... I think Whitney Houston (Super Bowl National Anthem performance) was pre-recorded and it was amazing, everybody loved it and it became a huge hit." Jennifer Lopez defends Beyonce amid claims her rendition of the Star-Spangled Banner at U.S. leader President Barack Obama's inauguration on Monday (21Jan13) was lip-synced.
Fact: The leading ladies of the music world have all posed for a Vogue magazine cover celebrating the best of pop. The line-up includes Lady GaGa, Madonna, Britney Spears, Cher, Mariah Carey, Beyonce, Rihanna, Katy Perry and Jennifer Lopez.
Quote: "I've never had Botox or any of those things. (But) when I need to, maybe I will. I don't know how I'm gonna feel. I reserve the right to not know right now. And I don't judge anybody who does it." Singer Jennifer Lopez, 43, on her thoughts about cosmetic surgery.
Fact: Singer Jennifer Lopez and her boyfriend Casper Smart have adopted a Boxer puppy. The couple has named the pooch Bear - their nickname for each other.
Quote: "I was terrified, obviously, my heart was beating out of my chest and he's sitting in a chair... I'm like, 'This is so weird!' You take a long time to prepare for something... as well as starving yourself a little bit." Jennifer Lopez on disrobing in front of Jason Statham for a revealing scene in new action movie Parker.
Quote: "I'm a singer. I'm a dancer. I'm a performer. I'm an actress. That's what I'm supposed to be doing. It makes me a better parent, a better person." Jennifer Lopez couldn't wait to get back to her stage career after serving as a judge on U.S. reality show American Idol for two seasons.
Quote: "He's fantastic; he's like my best friend. I can tell him everything, when I'm feeling down, when I'm feeling good. He gives moral support, endless love and support." Singer Jennifer Lopez gushes about her 25-year-old dancer boyfriend Casper Smart.
Tweet: "Got Mri back. Tore from top of knee to mid quad. Unusual tear. I have to stretch & light exercise it for therapy. 6 weeks till 100 per cent again." Jennifer Lopez's dancer beau Casper Smart has been sidelined by a knee injury.
Quote: "I don't know if I'll tour again, but it's just one of those experiences that doesn't come along every day, so I just try to enjoy it for what it is." Jennifer Lopez hints that her current international tour could be her last.
Quote: "I have a lot of people back home there, my sister, my mom, and even my babies are there visiting their dad right now. My mom didn't lose power thank God, but the babies’ dad, Marc, they did." Jennifer Lopez has friends and family in her thoughts as they deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. The pop superstar is currently on tour in Europe.
Tweet: "If you are old enough to vote for the first time, exercise your right today. It matters - and can change the world. Go vote." Jennifer Lopez issues an election day message to her young fans.
Tweet: "Happy 1 yr. anniversary to the most Gorgeous, Kind, Sweet, Funny, Beautiful Lil Bear in the world.... Love Bear October25". Jennifer Lopez's dancer boyfriend Casper Smart marks the couple's first anniversary.
Tweet: "Feel like you forgot to do something yesterday, but can't put your finger on it? It was registering to vote! Do it!" Jennifer Lopez urges her followers to prepare for November's (12) presidential election.
Fact: Reality star Kelly Osbourne was sporting a $250,000 (Gbp156,250) manicure at the 2012 Emmy Awards on Sunday (23Sep12). Her Azature nail polish, which features black diamonds, was released last month (Aug12) and has only been worn by one other person - Jennifer Lopez.
Fact: MEET THE PARENTS star Teri Polo has signed on to play a lesbian in Jennifer Lopez's new Tv drama The Fosters. Lopez is an executive producer of the show about a same sex couple struggling to raise biological and adopted children. The Fosters is currently in pre-production.
Quote: "It's hard for me to think of my age because I don't feel any different than when I first started. I feel very youthful and very comfortable in my own skin... We're just two people who have similar interests, and love a lot of the same things and get along." Jennifer Lopez brushes off critics of her romance with toyboy dancer Casper Smart.
Quote: "I believe in love; I believe in marriage; I believe in that institution. I'm just trying to get it right, just like everybody else." Jennifer Lopez is still determined to find a life partner after three failed marriages.
Quote: "We're doing good. We're proud of that, of how we kind of handled this... We love our kids and we have love for each other, we always will." Jennifer Lopez is glad she and her estranged husband Marc Anthony have remained friendly for the sake of their twins Max and Emme following their split last summer (11).
Fact: Jennifer Lopez paused her concert in Boston, Massachusetts on Wednesday night (25Jul12) after dancers and members of her stage crew presented her with a birthday cake onstage. The singer/actress turned 43 on Tuesday (24Jul12) and was treated to a surprise party on a yacht in New York that night.
Tweet: "Hi Lovers Thank you so much for all the videos, msgs (messages) & wishes for my Birthday!!! lucky Bestfansever Great year ahead!! bestisyettocome". Jennifer Lopez is thankful for her fans' well wishes as she turns 43. The singer/actress spent much of Tuesday (24Jul12) responding to followers on Twitter.com.
Tweet: "Happy Birthday To The Most Beautiful Bear In The World!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Love U.. @JLo" Jennifer Lopez's dancer boyfriend Casper Smart gives the superstar a shout out on her 43rd birthday on Tuesday (24Jul12).
Quote: "I had heard Mary J. (Blige)... I think she would be great." Jennifer Lopez thinks Blige would be a great replacement for her on American Idol.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez's new greatest hits album will be released on her birthday (24Jul12).
Quote: "Steven and Jennifer are truly two of the most talented and consummate professionals I've worked with. I was friends with them before we hopped on this crazy journey together and I have no doubt our friendships will continue long after. I will love them for life." Randy Jackson reacts to news that Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler are leaving the American Idol panel, leaving him the only remaining judge until replacements are announced.
Quote: "I'm sad for them. They're both really lovely people... I haven't (spoken to them) but I've thought about it a lot. I just wish them peace in their decision." Jennifer Lopez on pals Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' marriage split.
Tweet: "Enjoying my 4th of July with family and friends...hope you r (sic) all doing the same. Love!" Jennifer Lopez is surrounded by loved ones as she celebrates America's Independence Day.
Fact: Singer Marc Anthony proved he had no hard feelings towards his estranged wife Jennifer Lopez's new toyboy lover Casper Smart by warmly embracing him at a private airport in New York. The Love Don't Cost a Thing hitmaker has been on tour and arrived back in the U.S. with her dancer beau and twins Emme and Max on Monday (02Jul12). The party was met by the kids' father. The friendly reception was captured on camera by Tmz.com. Anthony and Lopez split last summer (11).
Fact: Singer Jennifer Lopez has signed up to promote new phone application DancePad, which allows users to 'dance' with their fingers on their mobile devices.
Tweet: "Got an xray this morning...all good...pulled back muscle ..coconuts getting to (too) big to carry both at once. Awww..." Carrying her twins around has become an occupational hazard for Jennifer Lopez.
Quote: "There's talk of us at the moment doing something with J.Lo, how cool would that be? Our two labels are in discussions. It would be a dream come true for us." British singer Tom Parker reveals his band The Wanted could be heading into the recording studio with Jennifer Lopez.
Tweet: "There is no truth to reports that say I am definitely leaving Idol. All I said was I haven't decided what I am doing next year. #mediaremix." Jennifer Lopez keeps fans guessing about her future as a judge on American Idol.
Quote: "She's going to be so sleepy. Hopefully her man is helping her out a lot and they can balance that. It's a magical time. When that baby's first born, it takes over your whole life. Just enjoy it. Just enjoy every second. It just goes so fast." Mother-of-two Jennifer Lopez gives advice to Jessica Simpson, who welcomed her first child this week (01May12).
Quote: "In rehearsals we did have a couple of little grouchy moments because we were both kind of fasting for the video to get, like, in really great shape." Jennifer Lopez's dancer boyfriend Casper Smart admits the couple struggled with hunger pains as they worked out for their raunchy scenes in her new video Dance Again.
Quote: "There's a sea of bodies at the beginning and they thought that looked too provocative, so they asked us to cut those pieces out for Idol." Jennifer Lopez confirms reports that her American Idol bosses asked her to edit orgy scenes from her Dance Again music video before they'd show it on the TV talent show on Thursday night (05Apr12).
Fact: Jennifer Lopez has put her new romance with dancer Casper Smart on display in her new video for Dance Again. The promo, which also stars rapper Pitbull, features the real-life couple as on-screen lovers, writhing against one another and blindfolding each other in a series of raunchy dance sequences.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez wore a $2 million (£1.25 million) yellow diamond ring set in 18-karat gold during her appearance as a judge on American Idol on Wednesday (04Apr12).
Fact: Jennifer Lopez is set to stage her first-ever concerts in Brazil this summer (12). The singer/actress will perform in Sao Paulo and Rio De Janeiro on 23 and 27 June (12), respectively.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez's music video for her new single Follow The Leader was directed by her 24-year-old dancer boyfriend Casper Smart. The singer shot the promo in Acapulco, Mexico.
Fact: Actresses Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Lopez, Courteney Cox and fashion designer Nicole Richie helped their pregnant celebrity fitness trainer Tracy Anderson celebrate the impending arrival of her first child by attending her star-studded baby shower in Los Angeles on Saturday (03Mar12). Glee star Paltrow bought her a $500 (£312.50) high chair and Richie brought a blanket and a bundle of toys.
Fact: @Jlosnipple became a big trending topic on Twitter.com during the Oscars telecast on Sunday night (26Feb12) as TV viewers debated whether or not Best Make-Up and Best Costume awards presenter Jennifer Lopez suffered a wardrobe malfunction onstage in her sheer silver Zuhair Murad gown and flashed a glimpse of her nipple.
Quote: "I saw The Artist on Valentine's Day and I really loved it." Jennifer Lopez on her Oscars pick for Best Film.
Quote: "I met her a couple of times. Obviously when I heard the news I was just as shocked as everybody else. She was such a big part of me growing up, musically, everything that I knew. She was kind of the pinnacle of a voice, of our time, of our generation and it's just so sad. I couldn't believe it. I was in my living room and I was on the phone with my manager and we had just hung up and he calls back one second later... I mean I hate even talking about it, it's just so sad." Jennifer Lopez chokes up as she remembers how she heard about the death of tragic Whitney Houston.
Quote: "Emme has a bit of a voice... I kind of hear it every once in a while, but I'm not sure about Max as much, but he has a big personality. He's got my personality and maybe Emme has (estranged husband) Marc's voice." Jennifer Lopez on her twins' talents.
Fact: Moviemaker Brett Ratner has signed on to direct Jennifer Lopez's new music video for Follow the Leader. The project is Ratner's first since he stepped down as an Oscars telecast producer last year (11). The filmmaker has directed music videos for Madonna, Mariah Carey, Diddy and Miley Cyrus, among others.
Quote: "I don't know. I don't know. I don't know. We'll see. I mean, I don't know. It's not time to think about that yet. It's still fresh." Jennifer Lopez is not ruling out a fourth marriage following her split from husband Marc Anthony last summer (11). The superstar has since moved on to date backing dancer Casper Smart.
Fact: Singer Jennifer Lopez has signed up as the new celebrity spokesperson for home-theatre company Harman/Kardon. The On the Floor hitmaker recently shot a 30-second ad for the firm, which is due to air in the U.S. later this month (Dec11).
Quote: "We actually just got into that. I'm really excited. I don't know if I'll be starring in it or not... We're gonna start developing it right away." Jennifer Lopez confirms she's bringing videogame franchise Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego to the big screen.
Quote: "I told everybody... 'Until I'm in a really serious relationship, because of the babies, I'm not really gonna be commenting on my personal life.'" Jennifer Lopez refuses to confirm or deny reports she's dating back-up dancer Casper Smart.
Tweet: "Please take a moment to thank our Veterans today for their service and commitment to our country. Thank you for keeping us safe." Jennifer Lopez pays tribute the members of the U.S. military on Veteran's Day (11Nov11).
Quote: "I do a lot of praying. You know, I went to 12 years of Catholic school! I'm also very into positive thinking. The minute I feel nervousness or anxiety or fear, I go, 'No, no, that's not a thought that I need to have right now. Everything's great, everything's good, you're going to be fine." Singer Jennifer Lopez on what she does during times of great stress.
Quote: "After I sang the song, I was standing there and I realised I did bare a little bit of my thoughts in the song and I acted it out for the audience and the way they received it was very touching. I think they felt what I felt, which is, like, I'm just a girl, just like everybody else, trying to find my way, and I felt like they got that and they understood it and we were all like one at that moment. One love." Jennifer Lopez on her emotional performance in Connecticut at the weekend (22Oct11). The singer fought back tears as she reminisced over her failed romances.
Fact: Latin superstars Jennifer Lopez and Enrique Iglesias have teamed up to record a new song called Mouth 2 Mouth. The singers' dance music collaboration is set to feature on the reissued version of the Hero hitmaker's album Euphoria, titled Euphoria Reloaded.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez has teamed up with Italian car manufacturer Fiat to shoot the video for her new single Papi. In the promo, the pop superstar gets behind the wheel of a compact car to race away from crowds of adoring fans.
Quote: "I always use the word 'papi'; I call everyone 'papi'; I used to call Marc 'papi'; It was 'papi, papi, papi,' all the time. (My producers and I) wrote this song about loving somebody and just celebrating that." Pop superstar Jennifer Lopez reveals her new song Papi is partially inspired by her estranged husband Marc Anthony. The couple split in July (11).
Quote: "I think me and Randy (Jackson) and Steven (Tyler) got into our first fight... I got really, really upset. There was this girl that came in and sang and she was amazing... I just knew this girl deserved a chance and I just got so mad that she wasn't gonna get it because I thought they weren't paying attention or something." Jennifer Lopez admits she clashed with her fellow American Idol judges when they overruled her during a recent audition for the hit TV talent show.
Quote: "Are you kidding me? It's like asking a boxer in the 12th round if he's gonna retire or not. That's the worst time to ask a boxer because he'll always say, 'I'm done, I'm done!' Two weeks later is when you ask him. So give me my two weeks!" Marc Anthony is sure he'll eventually return to the dating scene following his split from wife Jennifer Lopez.
Quote: "I'll always be Daddy. They're used to me travelling and Jennifer travelling, and we Skype all the time and try to maintain that presence. They're still young." Newly single singer Marc Anthony insists he will be a constant presence in his three-year-old twins Max and Emme's lives, despite splitting from wife Jennifer Lopez in July (11).
Fact: Black Eyed Peas star taboo has joined the cast of Cameron Diaz and Jennifer Lopez's new movie What To Expect When You’Re Expecting. The rapper will play a talent show judge in the film, alongside British pop star Cheryl Cole, who also makes a cameo.
Quote: "I think I'm a really great performer. I think I'm a really great actress. I feel confident in those things - that's a better way to say it. I'm not as gifted a vocalist as some of the girls that are out there, but I know I communicate." Jennifer Lopez.
Quote: "It's like all that hard work and now something permanent is going to be there. I made my mark." Jennifer Lopez on the star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame she'll unveil next year (12).
Quote: "I will always respect Marc as a singer and performer. We actually work great together, and he was always very supportive. Together we could make magic - and we did. He will always be in our lives. He will always hold a special place in my heart as the father of my children." Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez will always be close to Marc Anthony. The couple, who married in 2004, announced the end of its seven-year marriage in July (11).
Fact: 300 and Che star Rodrigo Santoro will play Jennifer Lopez's husband in new movie What to Expect When You're Expecting. Cameron Diaz, Anna Kendrick and Brooklyn Decker will also star in the adaptation of Heidi Murkoff's pregnancy guidebook.
Fact: Sir Elton John, Jennifer Aniston, Marc Anthony and Jennifer Lopez have all been interviewed for a new documentary about the paparazzi. Wire Image photo agency boss Kevin Mazur shot the film, called Sellebrity, over three years. Anthony narrates the film.
Quote: "I saw Victoria the other week with the belly and she's so excited. She said, 'We have to go see Hangover 2'. I asked why and she said, 'We saw Hangover together so now it's a tradition'. So when I get back to L.A. we will go see it. We go dressed down in sweats and sneakers. We sneak in through the kitchens." Jennifer Lopez and her pregnant pal Victoria Beckham try to go incognito when they go to movie theatres.
Quote: "I'm very careful when I go on stage that everything is secure and in its place. I always worry about stuff like that." Jennifer Lopez is keen to avoid wardrobe malfunctions onstage.
Quote: "Somebody asked me to do a Botox (advert) one time. I said, 'I've never done Botox.' That would be a big lie." Jennifer Lopez refused to lend her name to an advertising campaign for the facial-freezing jabs.
Quote: "I heard this in one of my other interviews so I started counting and I have to say you guys are a bit prone to exaggeration!" Jennifer Lopez dismisses media reports that she boasts an entourage of 42 people.
Quote: "I would! That would be awesome. I wouldn't be a tough judge, though." Pop superstar Britney Spears would jump at the chance to follow in Jennifer Lopez's footsteps and sit on the judging panel on hit reality show American Idol.
Quote: "It's weird. I can't wait 'til next year, so there's somebody else on the cover and she can deal with it... It's nice for years from now, when I'm old, 'Look, mommy was the most beautiful grandma.'" Jennifer Lopez on being named People's Most Beautiful Woman in the world.
Quote: "Everybody says, 'Oh, isn't this, like, a short cut to fame?' I'm like, 'No, it's like the hard course in fame... It's a crash course and you have to get up there and you have to perform and you have to be great.'" Jennifer Lopez fires back at her peers who think American Idol is an easy route to success.
Quote: "Wiggleworm is Max, you can't hold him down... Emme is my angel." Jennifer Lopez's twins have very different personalities.
Quote: "I'm tired; I'm exhausted! I'm losing my voice!" Jennifer Lopez is struggling to keep on top of her busy schedule as she juggles her TV and music careers with her duties as a wife and mum of twins.
Quote: "I had a hard time after the babies were born, to get back into it. Before it was never an issue for me; my stomach was flat and very muscular. I had a C-section, and when the doctor cut me open, she was like, 'I literally had to saw your muscles, they were so tight.'" Superstar Jennifer Lopez is proud to have regained her figure after becoming a mum to twins Max and Emme in 2008.
Quote: "I think with people like me and Jennifer Aniston, Halle Berry and Julia Roberts, this generation is redefining what it is to be a woman who is not in her 20s anymore but is still very viable, sexy and important. We have a lot to offer. And people are starting to realise the beauty in that." Jennifer Lopez is proud to age gracefully as a Hollywood superstar.
Quote: "That's the craziest rumour I've ever heard about myself. I was like, 'Where does this come from?'" Superstar Jennifer Lopez is baffled by reports she's insured her famous curves for $1 billion.
Quote: "I think it's because I have a lot of love in my life. I feel lucky to be an attractive person, but I've always felt that real beauty always comes from your heart." Singer/actress and American Idol judge Jennifer Lopez credits the happiness in her personal life for her glowing looks. The star has just been named People magazine's Most Beautiful Woman of 2011.
Quote: "In high school I loved Salma Hayek. When you have big boobs or a big butt, you think you can't dress elegantly, but she showed me you can. She always looks so well put together, even with her big boobs. And Jennifer Lopez too." Curvy star Kim Kardashian reveals her fashion idols.
Quote: "Everybody was just hanging out eating burgers and pizza." Jennifer Lopez on spending Super Bowl Sunday (06Feb11) watching the big game with U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House.
Quote: "From what I've seen and from what I've heard, it all seems to be going well, I always thought that would be the case. I think they've done a good job." Simon Cowell has applauded new American Idol judges Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler following his departure from the panel last year (10).
Quote: "They're obsessed with Beauty and the Beast right now, and the Chipmunks. I think I've seen the Chipmunks movie about 700 times! I can recite the Chipmunk movie, it's crazy." Jennifer Lopez's twin babies Max and Emme are big fans of hit family film ALVIN And THE CHIPMUNKS and the Disney classic.
Quote: "Emme sings. It's funny when you listen to her because she sings out of pure joy and pleasure, but the minute she thinks you're watching her, she stops. She has a beautiful little voice, kinda like a Shirley Temple vibrato. Max is just kinda loud. He's a boy. Marc says he'll be her (Emme) manager!" Proud mum Jennifer Lopez gushes about her twin toddlers with husband Marc Anthony.
Fact: Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez is the new global ambassador for Gillette Venus razors.
Quote: "I have to say this new American Idol gang make me so excited, because you just feel so happy now. As opposed to before, I would watch it... (and) I would feel so horrible for those people who are going out there... It just (felt) negative." Jennifer Aniston has found a new love for TV talent show American Idol since Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler joined the judging panel.
Quote: "I would wear something like that now, I don't have a problem with it. I think Marc would." Jennifer Lopez on the famous, revealing green Versace dress she wore to the Grammy Awards in 2000.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez piled on $5 million (GBP3.3 million) worth of diamonds to walk the Golden Globes red carpet on Sunday night (16Jan11). The newly-crowned American Idol judge was dripping in jewels by Harry Winston, including a diamond paisley timepiece cuff, a diamond cluster brooch in her hair, a diamond suspension ring with a seven carat emerald-cut diamond and a pair of diamond Winston cluster earrings, worth $3 million (GBP2 million) alone.
Tweet: "What an amazing year we just left..only to be followed by the greatest year yet!!! Happy New Years to all the LOVE?RS! Xoxo." Jennifer Lopez wishes her fans well at the beginning of 2011.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez has a new role - the star is the newest appointed spokesperson for the Boys And Girls Clubs Of America. The singer/actress is the first woman to hold the position in the organisation's 104-year history.
Quote: "People are going to be highly impressed with her. She absolutely makes sense to me with everything she's said so far to the kids." American Idol producer Nigel Lythgoe has high praise for new recruit Jennifer Lopez.
Quote: "I've cried. We get a lot of elation when we put them through and devastation, almost, when they're not (sic). But it's been a ball." New judge Jennifer Lopez has found her first few American Idol auditions an emotional experience.
Quote: "Emme picks out her own outfits and likes to sleep in her princess dress. It's hard to get Max dressed. He prefers to run around the house with no clothes on." Jennifer Lopez's two-year-old twin babies are completely opposite when it comes to fashion.
Quote: "Is there extra salary for top diva...? They just wanna make me look like a buffoon... It's just crazy." Jennifer Lopez on reports she's not getting along with her fellow American Idol judges.
Quote: "Working with Tom is so amazing... He worked really hard. He called me six weeks before and he said, 'I have this idea on doing this thing for the MTV Movie Awards. I want it to be a surprise.' He did an awesome job. I was really proud of him." Jennifer Lopez on her dance-off with Tom Cruise, in character as Len Grossman, at the MTV Movie Awards on Sunday (06Jun10).
Quote: "We didn't renew our vows. This is an absolute lie. We just had our anniversary." Jennifer Lopez insists her recent anniversary party was not a full-blown marriage renewal celebration.
Quote: "I'm happily married. It's harder for me to sing the heart-wrenching songs about break-up when you're so happy... I'm a husband celebrating the beautifulness (sic)." Marc Anthony on his blissful marriage to wife Jennifer Lopez.
Quote: "He didn't leave me at the altar but a few days before the wedding, he did call it off." Jennifer Lopez reveals the truth behind the end of her Ben Affleck romance in an upcoming Behind The Music TV expose.
Quote: "I don't ban him - he wouldn't want to be anywhere near those scenes! Who would want to see that? That would be so weird. I wouldn't wanna go if he was doing it - it would make me crazy!" Jennifer Lopez's husband Marc Anthony refuses to come to set when she acts out love scenes with a co-star.
Quote: "I've run into him once or twice, with (husband) Marc (Anthony), and it's always very friendly. He asks about the twins because he has twins, too." Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez enjoys a good relationship with ex-boyfriend, rap mogul Sean 'Diddy' Combs.
Quote: "Would I see a movie of Ben's? Sure! Why not? I haven't seen him or talked to him in a while - our lives went in two very different directions. But I always wish him the best and I always thought he was a great person." Jennifer Lopez has no hard feelings towards her ex-fiance Ben Affleck.
Quote: "I'm so happy for her, it's the greatest news. I wasn't sure whether it was true or not. But I send her all my love and congratulations." Jennifer Lopez is happy to hear the news that Sandra Bullock has adopted a baby boy.
Quote: "Not so much matching, but co-ordinated." Jennifer Lopez refuses to dress her toddler twins, Emme and Max, in matching outfits.
Quote: "I knew that scene was coming up and I was very nervous about it. I did extra sit-ups and crunches!" Jennifer Lopez was worried about stripping off for new movie THE BACK-UP PLAN - so she exercised hard before filming the revealing scenes.
Quote: "I am a bad driver... I know how to drive... It's just I don't think when I'm driving; my mind wanders. It's bad for me and other people. I don't drive... He's also bad... We stay off the roads. You're not gonna see us behind the wheel." Jennifer Lopez admits she and husband Marc Anthony are terrible motorists.
Quote: "We just kinda bought our first house together and we bought it here in L.A. We've been married almost six years but he has his house in New York and I have my house here and we just go back and forth." Jennifer Lopez confirms she and Marc Anthony have bought their first home together.
Quote: "There are good things about being a diva but people use it in a negative way, and I don't appreciate that because I'm a hard worker... I'm very defensive about it." Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez slams reports of her demanding diva-like behaviour.
Quote: "It's just so great for me, because I really do love fashion and I have since I was a little girl." Stylish superstar Jennifer Lopez is overjoyed after being named Us Weekly magazine's Style Icon of the Decade.
Quote: "I’ve been connected with the gay community for a very long time... I get along with the gays... We click. Gay directors have a certain sensitivity when it comes to women’s issues; I don’t know if that makes any sense, but that’s what I feel. They also have a tremendous sense of humour about life, so they know romantic comedy. I love them." Jennifer Lopez has nothing but praise for the gay community.
Quote: "I am not bisexual... I’ve never kissed a girl." Jennifer Lopez clears up rumours about her sexuality in a new interview with gay magazine The Advocate.
Quote: "Honestly, it wouldn’t bother me at all. I wouldn’t be shocked or anything. (Husband) Marc (Anthony) even once asked me, 'What if one of the babies is gay?' I said, 'Who cares?' And he was like, 'Yeah, I know. Who cares?' You just love your kids and want them to be happy." Jennifer Lopez would have no problems if one of her twins announced he or she was gay.
Quote: "From Taylor Swift to Lady Gaga to Madonna to Britney and Beyonce and Rihanna and myself - there's just so many people who are on the scene and really doing their thing, and it's nice. It's not a competition but it is great to be seen as someone who was at the forefront of that." Jennifer Lopez is happy to see so many successful women in the music industry.
Tweet: "Jennifer Lopez was really great - hot, cool, and funny. And well prepared! She gave me a few pointers." Neil Patrick Harris enjoyed working with the Hollywood star on the set of his hit U.S. TV comedy HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER.
Quote: "Oh, my God, she does play with the make-up. Both of them do. They like to paint themselves and you.” Jennifer Lopez has discovered her young twins, Emme and Max, love to dabble with her cosmetics.
Quote: "Stay out (of) the sun! Bronzer and self-tanners are so worth it. Stay out of the (tanning) booth, girls! And boys." Jennifer Lopez reveals her most important beauty secret.
Quote: "You stop doing things like having a key in your pocket, opening the door for yourself because you become so busy. All of a sudden, somebody takes that over for you. You do lose touch a little bit." Jennifer Lopez on the downside of fame.
Quote: "I'm a more heightened me, if anything. Everything I wanted before, I want twice as much now. And that doesn't mean material things. Being an artist doesn't start because you're 21, and it doesn't end because you're 51. You are who you are until the day you die." Jennifer Lopez refuses to let her age hinder her career dreams. The singer/actress turned 40 in July (09).
Fact: Jennifer Lopez's favourite TV shows are reality show SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE and musical drama GLEE.
Quote: "That's the biggest thing in Marc's life... I get it a little bit... I get that it's a big deal, but, at the same time, I'm like, 'OK, Alright...' He's embracing being part of a team." Jennifer Lopez can't quite grasp why her husband Marc Anthony is so worked up about becoming a part-owner of American football team Miami Dolphins.
Quote: "MAX is running. EMME is more cautious." Jennifer Lopez's 19-month-old twins are growing up fast.
Quote: "I like the quiet, but I don't like the dark. We have everything on dimmers, so I kind of trick myself into the darkness. Marc always turns off the lights after he comes to bed. I'm usually sleeping - or he waits till I fall asleep and then turns them off." Jennifer Lopez is afraid of the dark.
Quote: "There's nothing as huge as giving birth to another human being and having to be responsible for another life. There's you before kids, and there's you after kids - and they're not the same you. (It) totally changes your perspective on everything. You don't come first anymore. There's somebody else you care more about than yourself." Jennifer Lopez on the responsibilities of parenthood.
Quote: "You just mature so quickly in such a deep way and you think life is short and you have to just go for things. You can't be afraid to try or do your best... just do it and that's the example I want to set for my children as well. It's like you can do anything. The only thing that ever holds us back is fear... it's a useless emotion." Jennifer Lopez on motherhood.
Fact: Marc Anthony gave his wife Jennifer Lopez an early birthday present ahead of her upcoming 40th on Friday (24Jul09). The singer has just bought shares in American football team the Miami Dolphins and presented his partner with her own Dolphins sports shirt with her named printed on the back.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez suffered an embarrassing nipple-slip during a night out in Hollywood with husband Marc Anthony on Tuesday (23Jun09) when her low-cut top failed to fully cover her breasts as she climbed into her waiting car - and titillated the watching paparazzi with a peek of her left nipple.
Quote: "I worked on music while I was pregnant and while I was at home, but now to really get into it and focus on it and to finish the project is exciting. You can't help but put not only your kids into it, but to put anything you are going through in your music." Jennifer Lopez's 16 month old twins MAX and EMME inspired the singer to write new songs.
Quote: "I was there for the Topshop opening, playing one of the afterparties and suddenly this couple stand up and start whooping and it's only Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony. F**king hell! And then Simon Cowell turned up, I dedicated CHASING PAVEMENTS to him and he gave me a standing ovation." British pop star Adele played to a star-studded audience at a recent show in New York.
Quote: I hate looking thin. I dont want to be up and down like a lollipop lady. Its not a good look. Id love to have more junk in my trunk. Ideally a body like Jennifer Lopez but I would dress differently to her. Girls Aloud singer Cheryl Cole would love to have some curves.
Quote: "What's the best thing about being a mom? Everything! Oh God, I could talk for a year about that! They're walking, they're talking, they're babbling a lot - all that kind of stuff. It's wonderful to watch! They're very in tune with each other." Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez loves being a mum to 13-month-old twins Max and Emme with husband Marc Anthony.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez has recreated Rita Moreno's sassy role as ANITA from classic movie musical West Side Story for a new Vanity Fair photospread. She tells the magazine she watched the film 37 times while she was growing up.
Quote: "That was painful to watch. I understood the pressure she was going through, having been through divorce, having money, having people depend on you." Jennifer Lopez found it tough to watch Britney Spears' meltdown at the beginning 0f 2008.
Quote: "My vacation with the babies is over and it's back to work in May. My babies are beautiful, but mamma needs to work." Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez insists her maternity leave is coming to an end.
Quote: "There aren't many other stars, besides Halle Berry and Jennifer Lopez, who most people in the world can relate to. We look like people of the world - I can kind of mix in with girls from Asia, South America." American actress Jessica Alba on her Mexican, Danish and French-Canadian heritage.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony are laying down more roots in New York, by snapping up the house next to their own luxury Long Island mansion. Just weeks after dismissing reports their marriage is in trouble, Lopez and Anthony have spent $2 million (GBP1.4 million) on their neighbours' pad in Brookville - 30 miles outside Manhattan.
Quote: "I'm a horrible runner; I can barely put one foot in front of the other. I saw that J. Lo (Jennifer Lopez) did a triathlon and I'm like, 'Damn, girl, you just had twins!' It's amazing. I'm so not a sporty spice; I'm a stay-at-home-and-veg spice." Actress Scarlett Johansson is beyond impressed that her husband, actor Ryan Reynolds, completed the New York marathon.
Quote: "As a man, I feel like I have a better experience on knowing how a woman should smell for their man." Sean Combs insists his Unforgivable fragrance was destined to beat other celebrity scents put out by Gwen Stefani, Sarah Jessica Parker, Mariah Carey and his ex Jennifer Lopez.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez is set to play a single woman trying to conceive through artificial insemination in Plan B, one of the first movies slated for production by U.S. TV network CBS's new film division.
Fact: New mum Jennifer Lopez is selling off her four-bedroom gated Bel Air estate in Hollywood for $8.5 million (GBP5.6 million).The French farmhouse-style home comes with a detached guest house, pool and gardens.
Fact: Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake weren't the only stars on show at Madonna's Dodgers Stadium in Los Angeles on Thursday night (06Nov08) - Heidi Klum, Rita Wilson, Jennifer Lopez, Dennis Quaid and Hayden Panettiere were among the fans in the audience. Madonna's kids Rocco and Lourdes watched the show from the side of the stage.
Quote: "We're just lucky. Our life is designed around the twins. Everything smells better, it tastes better, it even feels better on a minute-to-minute basis. We should just enjoy this." Singer/actor Marc Anthony and his superstar wife Jennifer Lopez are loving every minute of being parents to their twin babies Max and Emme.
Quote: "I have been in a few challenging ones (relationships). I have been in relationships that can make you doubt who you are and what you are capable of, and doubt what you deserve. It took me a bit little longer to get it right." Jennifer Lopez insists her third husband, Marc Anthony, is Mr Right during a speech at the Women's Conference in Long Beach, California on Wednesday (22Oct08).
Quote: "Max is like Marc (Anthony). He's got Marc's lungs, and he screams and he's strong, very boy. Emme's very delicate and quiet, but you can't mess with her!" Jennifer Lopez talks about her eight month old twins with husband Marc Anthony..
Quote: "There was no part of me that immediately started panicking and thinking about getting my figure back. I can't believe that some women start dieting when they are still in their third trimester. You just have to go with it." Jennifer Lopez wasn't in a hurry to shed the weight she put on during her pregnancy. The singer/actress gave birth to twins MAX and EMME in February (08).
Quote: "People think you feel less sexy once you have become a mother, but I'd say the opposite is true. I feel more of a woman, more sexy, more happy. More of everything." Jennifer Lopez feels more attractive after giving birth to twins Max and Emme earlier this year (Feb08).
Quote: "Right now, I actually feel pretty hot. At some point I know I may have to think seriously and put myself on a strict diet, but for right now I don't care." New mum Jennifer Lopez is happy with her post-pregnancy curves. The Maid in Manhattan star gave birth to twins, Max and Emme, with her husband Marc Anthony earlier this year (Feb08).
Quote: "I just didn't enjoy the swimming, but at least I know I can do it. Setting a goal, working hard for it and accomplishing it - I was very proud of myself." Triathlete Jennifer Lopez on her achievement in completing a gruelling race in Malibu, California at the weekend (14Sep08).
Quote: "We'd love to, but I think people are still nervous of the Gigli course." Rebecca Romijn doesn't want to team up with actor husband JERRY O'CONNELL on the big screen after the critical and public savaging of former couple Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck's 2003 film flop.
Quote: "I should be so lucky! Seriously, it's hilarious and I always laugh at those comments. I really don't see myself as one." Jennifer Lopez can't believe she is considered a sex symbol.
Quote: "I even play with my little leftover belly." Jennifer Lopez isn't missing her famous curves after she gave birth to twins in February (08).
Quote: "I knew I'd love them intensely and passionately enough to stay up for the first three days after giving birth, because I wanted to keep staring at them." Jennifer Lopez was prepared to be overwhelmed following the birth of her twins in February (08).
Fact: Jennifer Lopez's newborn twins MAX and EMME sleep beneath "crystal bunny" chandeliers worth $1,250 (GBP625) each, while their laundry is placed in $1,000 (GBP500) antique hampers.
Quote: "She really enjoyed her pregnancy. She has been nesting. And she has been resting which is different for her. She has really found a balance - before it was a massive amount of work. (Now) she is so excited about these babies." Maid In Manhattan producer Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas admits her pal Jennifer Lopez is a natural mum. The singer/actress gave birth to twins on Friday (22Feb08).
Fact: Mother-to-be Jennifer Lopez has sold the rights to the first photographs of her twins to OK! magazine's 15 international editions for an undisclosed fee.
Quote: "I kind of feel like everybody knew anyway. I was on tour with a bubble gut!" Singer Jennifer Lopez was aware she could no longer disguise her pregnancy.
Fact: A new book by photographer ALISON JACKSON, named CONFIDENTIAL, offers sneak-peeks of celebrities including Michael Jackson, SIR Elton John, SIR Mick Jagger, and Eminem going about their daily lives. The staged images, taken of celebrity lookalikes, also includes photos of Britney Spears lighting a cigarette while holding her baby son, Jennifer Lopez on the toilet, and Madonna ironing.
Quote: "Oh, what a surprise. I think we guessed that. Either that or she swallowed a basketball." Gloria Estefan attempts to hide her surprise after pal Jennifer Lopez confirmed long-running rumours she's pregnant.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez is releasing her new album BRAVE on a computer memory USB stick inside a block of African Mahogany. The $80 (GBP40) package will also contain her autograph.
Quote: "We talk about all sorts. What's happening that week, that day. What Jennifer's up to, what Victoria's up to. I speak to him at least three or four times a week." David Beckham likes a good gossip with Jennifer Lopez'S husband, MARC ANTHONY.
Quote: "From the day Marc and I met, we've always had amazing chemistry, but the timing has to be right. I don't think five or six years ago was the right time for us." Jennifer Lopez on getting it right with husband MARC ANTHONY.
Quote: "We talk about all sorts. What's happening that week, that day. What Jennifer's up to, what Victoria's up to. I speak to him at least three or four times a week." Soccer star David Beckham gives an insight into his new friendship with Jennifer Lopez's husband MARC ANTHONY.
Quote: "My mom told me about that. I don't worry about things like that. Obviously, if we're not talking, she wouldn't have called me to tell me that that was in the paper." Jennifer Lopez on reports she and her mother are no longer talking to each other.
Quote: "Green has always been a really good luck colour for me... I wore green throughout the years at really big events that have been really special." Jennifer Lopez on why she wore green on the catwalk at her surprise JustSweet fashion show as part of New York Fashion Week.
Quote: "It's funny, we talk more about how we're feeling, weird stuff that's happened, girlie things and clothes and nonsense. She'll talk about funny things her kids do and MARC (ANTHONY, Lopez's husband) will talk about the same thing." Jennifer Lopez on her friendship with Victoria Beckham.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez is planning to release two singles simultaneously in the U.S. HOLD IT DON'T DROP IT will be allocated to pop stations while DO IT WELL will be sent out to urban stations.
Quote: "I think it's our responsibility as human beings to do as much as we can to help each other. I've always had close to my heart the children's charities." Jennifer Lopez explains her motivation at the Children's Health Fund benefit dinner in New York City on Thursday (31May07) night.
Quote: "When we began working on it, I was like, 'Wouldn't it be great to have a song that I could sing to a baby one day?'" Jennifer Lopez hopes to sing new ballad TU (YOU) to her offspring.
Quote: "You're going to hear from me first and it's going to be me in handcuffs, because (I'll run) down Sunset (Boulevard) screaming like a madman... It's something that's important to us." Jennifer Lopez's husband Marc Anthony dismisses reports his wife is pregnant but insists everyone will know when she's with child because he won't be able to contain his excitement.
Fact: Paris Hilton's sister NICKY will launch her new clothing line at Fashion Week Miami later this month (MAR07). The four-day Florida style event will also feature the debut of Jennifer Lopez's new fashion label Justsweet.
Quote: "Look at J-Lo, she's got her frigging fashion label, music, movie. One thing at a time for me. I've got a hungry fella at home to look after." Charlotte Church is envious of Jennifer Lopez's ability to multi-task.
Quote: "It's a little more expressive, it's a little more poetic to write in Spanish - it's one of the romance languages." Jennifer Lopez on writing her first Spanish-language album COMO ANA UNA MUJER.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez recorded versions of Dean Martin's classic tune Sway in both Spanish and English for dance movie Shall We Dance? but her cuts of the song were replaced by the Pussycat Dolls on the soundtrack.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez is developing a new TV sitcom set in the world of Latina nannies in Los Angeles. The show will be called AYUDA, which means "help" in Spanish.
Quote: "I always sit down and get hair and make-up first and then whatever goes good with that is what I usually wind up wearing." Jennifer Lopez on how she picked her Golden Globe Awards outfit.
Quote: "I always sit down and get hair and make-up first and then whatever goes good with that is what I usually wind up wearing." Jennifer Lopez on how she picked her Golden Globe Awards outfit.
Quote: "The smell of a baby's head intrigues me right now. But no babies went into that bottle. None!" Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez denies capturing her unusual favourite scent for new perfume Live.
Quote: "He fell for a booty and a smile." KIM PORTER on boyfriend DIDDY's romance with Jennifer Lopez, who he dated from 1999 to 2001 after dumping the model.
Quote: "Though some people make fun of my outfits, I hope they respect the fact that I love fashion." Latina singer/actress Jennifer Lopez likes to take risks when it comes to her style.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez has an odd collection of ancient Puerto Rican cannonballs dotted around the Long Island, New York home she shares with husband MARC ANTHONY.
Fact: Jennifer Lopez has opened the doors to husband Marc Anthony's Long Island estate after extensively renovating the love nest. The actress/singer agreed to let editors of an upcoming special issue of Vogue tour the palace retreat and take interior photographs.
Quote: "She was on our side. She's a good woman." PANIC! AT THE DISCO star BRANDON URIE is grateful to Jennifer Lopez for standing her ground and refusing to hand over the group's MTV Video Music Award prize to a stagecrasher at the event last night (31AUG06).
Fact: Jennifer Lopez is set to add a fourth fragrance to her scent collection. Live Luxe will join successful perfumes Live, Still and Glow in shops in America, Britain, Spain and Puerto Rico later this month (AUG06).
Quote: "I've had gray hair since I was 19-years-old. I just got lazy." Jennifer Lopez denies the silver roots she had at an event last month (MAY06) were pregnancy-related.
Fact: MARC ANTHONY spent a staggering $8,000 (GBP4,400) on the full-page advertisement he placed in Hollywood newspaper Variety on Tuesday (06JUN06), professing his love for wife Jennifer Lopez and congratulating her on her Women In Film Award.
Quote: "It's very uncharacteristic of him because he's very private, so I know that this is a big deal for him to do." Jennifer Lopez is thrilled with the full-page ad husband Marc Anthony took out in Tuesday's (06JUN06) Daily Variety, professing his love for his wife.
Quote: "I'm the most likely to get bounced off the project." Luke Wilson is far from convinced he'll last the distance as BOBBY EWING in the upcoming Dallas movie, opposite heavyweights like John Travolta, Jennifer Lopez and Shirley Maclaine.
Quote: "I think Jennifer Lopez should call me. We'll have lunch." Linda Gray wants to offer JENNIFER LOPEZ advice before she starts shooting the movie adaptation of hit soap Dallas. Lopez is slated to play SUE ELLEN EWING - the role made famous by Gray.
Quote: <p>"It's very 50s rock 'n' roll and 60s ladylike sophistication." Jennifer Lopez on her new Sweetface clothing line designs. </p>
Fact: <p>Eva Mendes has the best celebrity body, according to readers of German newspaper Bild. The actress polled more than a quarter of all votes, beating Jennifer Lopez and Rachel Hunter. Mariah Carey came fourth and Kate Winslet fifth. Victoria Beckham, Nicole Richie and Renee Zellweger were also in the top ten. </p>
Fact: <p>Jennifer Lopez will make her debut as a TV series producer early next year (06) - her new surf soap, SOUTH BEACH, premieres on 11 January. The show stars Vanessa Williams and follows the exploits of two Brooklyn, New York, teenagers who move to Florida. </p>
Fact: <p>Jennifer Lopez has taken to showing off her dancing skills in between takes on new movie BORDERTOWN by teaching castmates and crew how to Flamenco. </p>
Quote: <p>"When I first saw her I remember thinking, 'This is the most beautiful woman I've ever seen in my life.'" Oscar winner Jamie Foxx on the first time he met Jennifer Lopez when they were both signed up as regulars on US TV show IN LIVING COLOR. </p>
Quote: <p>"So many worse things have been said about me than the fact that I'm a diva! Diva is kind of a glamorous word." Jennifer Lopez on her 'diva' tag. </p>