Jennifer Lopez or for short J Lo is a famous American singer, actress, songwriter, dancer, and producer. She is one of the biggest names when it comes to pop artists in the world [and still the most beautiful Puerto Rican woman according to AmoLatina]. She is also the most influential and highest paid Latin entertainer. Let’s reiterate things that are well known about her life, learn some more, and find out how much she earns in 2019.
On 24th July 1969, in New York City, David Lopez and Guadalupe Rodriguez welcomed their daughter Jennifer Lynn Lopez into this world. Jennifer is a middle child. She was two sisters, Leslie and Lynda. Her father worked at night shift at the Guardian Insurance Company before he became a computer technician, and her mother is a homemaker. Jennifer attended Preston High School, where she ran track on a national level, did gymnastics, and also was a member of the school’s softball team. Her parents wanted her to go to college, which she did but just for one year. She wanted to please them, so she went to Baruch College, but it seems that academics were never part of her interest.
The dazzling Latina’s personal life has been attracting the media’s attention ever since the beginning of her career. She had numerous partners, including three husbands. Her first marriage lasted just one year, from 1997 to 1998. At that time she was married to Cuban waiter Ojani Noa. The couple had legal troubles after their brief marriage because Noa wanted to publish a book about their marriage. He failed to do so, and Jennifer was awarded $545,000 in compensatory damages. After that, Jennifer dated rapper, Sean Combs. Her second marriage also lasted a year. She was married to Chris Judd between 2001 and 2002. In the period between 2003 and 2004, she dated Ben Affleck. Her third marriage was with Marc Anthony. The marriage lasted from 2004 to 2014. The couple share twins. In 2017, Jennifer started dating Alex Rodriguez.
Jennifer Lopez’s first regular high-profile job was in 1991 as a dancer in a television program called In Living Color. She worked there till 1993. She briefly worked as a backup dancer for Janet Jackson but had to quit to pursue her acting career. In the movie Lost In The Wild, she had her debut acting role. She earned $1 million from starring in a movie Blood and Wine in 1997, which made her the highest paid Hispanic actress in history. After this, she starred in numerous Hollywood blockbusters including Anaconda (1997), The Wedding Planner (2004), Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012), Home (2015), Second Act (2018) and others. She was part of many television shows including American Idol (2011-2012, 2014-2016), Shades Of Blue (2016-2018), and World of Dance (2017-).
Famous Latina released nine studio albums (Оn thе 6 (1999), Ј.Lо (2001), Тhіѕ Іѕ Ме… Тhеn (2002, Rеbіrth (2005), Соmо Аmа Unа Мuјеr (2007), Вrаvе (2007), Lоvе? (2011), А.К.А. (2014), аnd Роr Рrіmеrа Vеz (2018)) and two compilations albums (J To Tha L-O! The Remixes (2002) and Dance Again… The Hits (2012)).
Awards And Achievements
Jennifer Lopez received around 308 nominations, and out of those 135 awards, including 7 АLМА Аwаrdѕ, 3 Аmеrісаn Мuѕіс Аwаrdѕ, а ѕtаr оn thе Ноllуwооd Wаlk оf Fаmе, 1 Іmаgеn Аwаrd, 5 Lаtіn Мuѕіс Іtаlіаn Аwаrdѕ, 3 Реорlе’ѕ Сhоісе Аwаrdѕ, 14 Рrеmіоѕ Јuvеntud, аnd оthеrs.
Jennifer Lopez’s net worth is estimated up to $400 million. Most of her earnings come from her movies and music. She also earns from her line of fragrance. It has been reported that she is earning around $40-$50 million a year.