Jennifer Lopez Net Worth
Are you to know curious as to Jennifer Lopez’s net worth: how much money does she currently have, and what exactly did she do to acquire it?
Jennifer Lopez is an actress, singer, and entrepreneur whose net worth is $400 million. She had previously appeared as a Fly Girl dancer on In Living Color. With the success of songs like Let’s Get Loud and films like The Wedding Planner, Jennifer Lopez has cemented her place in pop culture and become a star in her own right. If you want to know about her net worth, bio, career, relationships and kids keep reading.
Jennifer Lopez Bio
On July 24, 1969, Jennifer Lynn Lopez was born in the Bronx neighbourhood of New York City. Her Puerto Rican parents are Guadalupe Rodriguez and David Lopez. She’s the middle sibling, sandwiched between her older sister Leslie and her younger sister Lynda. Her dad was a night-shift insurance adjuster. Her mom stayed at home to raise her. Before Jennifer was born, her parents were living in a cramped apartment in the Castle Hill area. In subsequent years, her parents upgraded to a larger, two-story home.
At the tender age of five, Jennifer enrolled in a dance and singing class. Her parents hoped that by having their three daughters perform for each other and their friends on a regular basis, they would keep them busy and out of trouble. All through her education, Lopez was a Catholic school student. She competed at a national level in gymnastics, ran track, and played softball in high school. Lopez, in her senior year of high school, tried out for and was cast in the independent film My Little Girl, which had a small budget and was made on a shoestring. J.Lo had her career aspirations solidified after this experience. That was a “very bad notion,” according to her parents, because “no Latinos did that.” She attended the first semester of Baruch College in an effort to appease her parents but ultimately decided to withdraw.
Jennifer Lopez Career
Jennifer Lopez began her professional career as a dancer, performing in a number of music videos and stage productions. She was cast as a Fly girl on the Fox sitcom In Living Color back in 1990. In 1993, Lopez began touring as a backup dancer for Janet Jackson.
In 1997, she was the leading lady in the suspense film Blood and Wine, and in March of same year, she played the lead in Selena. She co-starred with Jon Voight and Ice Cube in the April of that year’s horror film Anaconda. A bit later that year, Lopez co-starred with George Clooney in Out of Sight.
Her first song, 1999’s “If You Had My Love,” was followed by the release of her debut album, 2000’s On The 6. Following the release of Britney Spears’s “Baby One More Time,” she was the first artist to debut on Billboard’s list of the 100 Hottest Songs. Just one week following the release of her second album, she co-starred in The Wedding Planner with Matthew McConaughey.
Due to her unprecedented success, Lopez is now the only female artist to have both an album and a film debut at the top of the Billboard 200. Lopez launched her namesake clothing line in 2001, catering to ladies of varying body types.
To date, J.Lo has sold over 3.8 million copies in the United States and over 12 million copies globally, making it Lopez’s best-selling album.
After that, Lopez’s career took off, and she began collaborating with A-list actors like Sean Penn, George Clooney, and Woody Harrelson.
She’s working on a new make-up line with Inglot Cosmetics, and she’ll soon be seen on HBO in a movie about the life of drug lord Griselda Blanco.
Jennifer Lopez Relationships
Lopez has dated several notable people. She dated the likes of Sean Combs, Ben Affleck, and even backing dancer Casper Smart. She has three husbands under her belt. Since their 1997 wedding, Lopez and Ojani Noa have had two children together. In 1998, they decided to split up. She then tied the knot with a backup dancer named Cris Judd in 2001, only to end the marriage a few years later in 2003.
In 2004, she tied the knot with musician Marc Anthony. In 2008, the couple welcomed fraternal twins, a son and a daughter. Lopez declared her intention to divorce Anthony in 2011. In 2017, she started dating former baseball star Alex Rodriguez. They announced their engagement in March of this year but have since called off the ceremony.