Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez

(Couple)
+POST  EDIT
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez

Main Details

Media

Publicity

Community

28,672 views

Wiki

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.
Commenced Dating
1 July 2002
Engaged
October 2002
Separated
January 2004
Relationship Type
Relationship Status
Relationship Source
Couple Profile Source

Couple Comparison

Jennifer Lopez was engaged to Ben Affleck. They started dating on 1st July, 2002. They got engaged in October, 2002. After 18 months together they split up in January, 2004.

brought to you by
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez dating history powered by Who's Dated Who

Couple Comparison



Height

 

Age

 
46
43

 
  • FemaleLeo
    Leo

  • MaleLeo
    Leo


  • FemaleSinger

  • MaleActor


  • FemaleDyed Brown

  • MaleBrown - Dark


  • FemaleBrown - Light

  • MaleHazel


  • FemaleAmerican

  • MaleAmerican


  • FemaleRoman Catholic

  • MaleProtestant


On Screen Matchups


In The News

273 Stories »

Lists

15 Lists »
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez appears in the following lists:

FamousFix content is contributed and edited by our readers. You are most welcome to update, correct or add information to this page. Update Information

Top Contributors

See All »
katjaah katjaah 170 points
NewsHound NewsHound 155 points
Queenoftab Queenoftab 154 points
deb81 deb81 50 points
sandrita0210 sandrita0210 15 points
Would you like to contribute? Register »

Popularity


Desktop | Mobile
This website is part of the FamousFix entertainment community. By continuing past this page, and by your continued use of this site, you agree to be bound by and abide by the Terms of Use. Loaded in 0.13 secs.
Terms of Use  |  Copyright  |  Privacy
Copyright 2006-2016, FamousFix