Jennifer Lopez & Ben Affleck

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez  

Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck were engaged for 1 year. They dated for 3 months after getting together in Jul 2002. They were engaged in Oct 2002 but later separated in Jan 2004.


Jennifer Lopez is a 47 year old American Singer. Born Jennifer Lynn Lopez on 24th July, 1969 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States and educated at Preston High School, The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States (1987) and Holy Family, she is famous for Fly Girl (In Living Color), Selena (movie, 1997), On the 6 (album) in a career that spans 1986 - Present and 1986; 1991 - Present and 1986; 1991–present and 1986–present. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Ben Affleck is a 44 year old American Actor. Born Benjamin Geza Affleck-Boldt on 15th August, 1972 in Berkeley, California, USA and educated at Cambridge Rindge and Latin High School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA (1990), he is famous for Armageddon, Pearl Harbour, Girl Gone in a career that spans 1981–present. His zodiac sign is Leo.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating1st Jul 2002 - Oct 2002 3 months, 2 days
EngagedOct 2002 - Jan 2004 1 year, 3 months
Total Jul 2002 - Jan 2004 14 years, 4 months

2002: While working on Gigli with Jennifer Lopez, Affleck raises eyebrows by placing an ad in the Hollywood Reporter
extolling his costar`s "graciousness of spirit, beauty and courage, great empathy, astonishing talent, real poise and true grace." She is still married to her backup dancer Cris Judd. Then, Affleck shows up to help Lopez celebrate the opening of her Pasadena restaurant Madres, giving her a floral arrangement while Judd stood by.
After hanging out together for months (and after Lopez`s divorce). Affleck and Lopez come out
as "Bennifer" in her "Jenny from the Block" video. In the video, they kiss, and read tabloid reports about themselves. Affleck also strokes Lopez`s famous posterior. He gives his new love a token of his affection, a yellow-and-white-diamond bracelet.
Affleck presents Lopez with a 6.1-carat pink-diamond solitaire ring custom-made by Harry Winston.
2003: The National Enquirer runs a story
about Affleck`s wild night at a Vancouver strip club. It causes trouble for the pair, but Lopez gets over it, telling Affleck, "You`ve had your bachelor party." A month later, Gigli is released, and is critically panned. The L.A. Times says it is "nearly as unwatchable as it is unpronounceable."
Four days before their $2 million wedding, Affleck and Lopez call off the event. "As the [wedding] date got closer, reality set in that this may not be the person Ben wants to spend the rest of his life with," a friend tells PEOPLE.
With his relationship on the rocks, Affleck visits the troops in Iraq. That January, Lopez breaks up
with him. "She finally realized they were never going to get married," a close source tells PEOPLE. By June, Lopez marries Marc Anthony.

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Relationship Timeline

January, 2004 - Breakup

October, 2002 - Engagement

1st July, 2002 - Hookup

Couple Comparison

Jennifer Lopez
Ben Affleck
Jennifer Lopez
Ben Affleck
Age (at start of relationship)
5' 4½" (164 cm)
6' 3½" (192 cm)
Hair Color
Brown - Dark
Brown - Dark
Eye Color
Brown - Light
Roman Catholic

Onscreen Matchups

  • Gigli Gigli 2003
  • Jersey Girl Jersey Girl 2004


Posted commentsView all comments (5)

SWSOct 11, 2011

Bennifer Rules!!! Ben and J-Lo are way better than Ben and Jennifer Garner!!! 10x Better!!!

BabitaAug 30, 2011

With me she is da most gurges woman in the world I love her she is a Leo

H2OJul 22, 2011

I think that they made a nice looking couple compared to the other guys and ladies I have seen them with. Leos usually don't work out together though.

Pastry_4Jun 28, 2009

i jus want to say j.lo i love u so much yur my biggest idol jus can`t get enough of u..luv all yur movies n songz

HopeyJun 28, 2009

hey jennifer lopez our birth-day is on the same day i was born in 2000 july 24 to except u r way older than me i dont really watch your movie because i dont see any of them on tv but i heard a movie from u but i forgot what it was called but it was rated R

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