Jennifer Lopez has had her fair share of beautiful romance in the industry over the years. Although, they didn’t work out in the end, fans are still grateful that they get to see the singer in love.
After her recent split from fiancé Alex Rodriguez, fans attention have been brought to the time the actress was swept off her feet by actor, Ben Affleck.
How did this couple meet and what caused their breakup? All these details and more would be answered in the paragraphs below.
Hollywood’s Iconic Couple
Affleck and Lopez were friends for a while, before they decided to test the waters as a couple. The duo officially became romantically linked in 2002.
Although everything seemed to be going well with the pair, and fans wondered what their lovely kids would be like. It’s safe to say that everything was waiting for the wedding moment when they would say “I do.”
Unfortunately, that day did not come, as the lovers broke off their engagement in January 2004, and decided to end their relationship immediately.
Why Did The Duo Split?
When celebrities couples split, there are often preconceived notions as to why it happened and who may have been at fault.
However, one thing is sure, that many famous people do not end their marriages or relationships because they no longer love one another.
Although the ex-lovers did not give any comment about why they chose to split, fans were convinced that they were more focused in their respective careers, that they didn’t have time for one another.
Despite the fact that they moved on with other people, the duo remained friends.
A Family Member Was Against The Relationship
Lopez is an admired and incredible actress and singer, who never fails to speak up when the need arises. This is one of many reasons why fans adore her.
But, what is good for the goose, may not necessarily be good for the gander.
Per “Fox News,” a report from Pop Dirt, revealed that Affleck’s mother, Anne, did not give the couple her blessing, as she thought the “Hustlers” actress, wasn’t good enough doe her son.
Although this claim was never confirmed by both parties involved, it was soon dismissed.
An Unexpected Reunion
Following her split from her fiancé of almost four years, Rodriguez, Lopez was spotted out and about with Affleck.
According to multiple sources who confirmed to “E!,” the duo went on an exclusive vacation ti Montana, where they spent a few days and from the looks of it, had a lot of fun.
Since the report of the duo spending time together spread like wildfire, fans have alleged that the duo are trying to het back together.
A source close to Lopez explained that the actors still love one another, but there are no discussions yet about a possible reunion.