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After practically a 12 months of purple carpets, PDA-filled dates, and many deja vu moments since their reunion in Could 2021, Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck are engaged! In accordance with E! Information, Lopez shared the thrilling information by way of her On the JLo e-newsletter on April 8. Whereas displaying off her inexperienced engagement ring in a video message to her followers, Lopez mentioned, “You are excellent.”
Earlier within the night, Lopez teased the “main announcement” with a video on Twitter. “So I’ve a extremely thrilling and particular story to share,” she mentioned within the clip. “So if you happen to’re not a part of my internal circle, you must go to onthejlo.com to listen to this one.” Lopez additionally added a diamond ring emoji to her Twitter deal with.
— jlo 💍 (@JLo) April 9, 2022
Bennifer first met on the set of “Gigli” in 2001, and went on to get engaged in late 2002. Nevertheless, after two years collectively, they broke issues off the day earlier than their deliberate wedding ceremony as a result of extreme media consideration. 17 years later, the pair began hanging out once more the spring of 2021, and by July, Lopez formally confirmed the connection, sharing a photograph of the couple on Instagram.
Whereas the couple has remained comparatively quiet when discussing their rekindled romance, Lopez lately opened up about her “second likelihood” with the 49-year-old actor. “I simply really feel very completely happy and fortunate to be in a relationship that is completely happy and loving, and I wish to do the whole lot I can to guard that and preserve it secure,” she advised Folks in February. “It deserves that, it actually does . . . We maintain it sacred.”
In December, Affleck admitted their reunion was “undoubtedly stunning” to him and hinted he was open to getting married once more. “A very powerful factor is being a very good father,” he mentioned. “The second most essential factor is to be a very good man. And a very good particular person. And, ostensibly, you realize, a very good husband.”
Lopez additionally revealed she was “100% open” to tying the knot once more final November. “I imply, you realize me. I am a romantic, I at all times have been,” she mentioned, earlier than including, “I nonetheless consider in fortunately ever after, for positive, one hundred pc.”
Previous to her reunion with Affleck, Lopez break up from Alex Rodriguez after 4 years collectively, ending their two-year engagement. She was additionally beforehand married to Marc Anthony, whom she shares her children Emme and Max with, in addition to Ojani Noa and Cris Judd. Affleck, then again, most lately dated Ana de Armas from spring 2020 to early 2021, and was married to Jennifer Garner from 2005 to 2018. The 2 co-parent their children, Violet, Samuel, and Seraphina.