Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck have officially married after calling off their engagement 2 decades ago. The star couple started dating in the early 2000s, recognized among the fandom as “Bennifer”. Over the course of 20 years, this Hollywood couple has made countless headlines. They reportedly got engaged in 2003 but broke up in 2004. Since last year, they have rekindled their romance, culminating in a grand ceremony in Las Vegas.
Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck Wedding Pictures
Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck tied the knot in the Little White Chapel on Saturday, 16 January. They waited in the queue with 4 couples in the “tunnel of love” to receive the marriage certificate. The bride and the groom also had their short march down the aisle while music played on a Bluetooth speaker. The singer described it as the “best night of her life” as she shared the pictures from the events on social media.
Love is Patient
Jennifer Lopez penned a heartfelt note for her fans, letting them know, “We did it”. She praised the power of love and said it could be beautiful, kind and patient for over 20 years. She also said that she was grateful for the wonderful family of 5 children she was about to get. Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck reportedly started off thier romance on the sets of a film named Gigli in 2002. A year later, there were reports of their engagement, but the couple backed out, blaming intense media attention. However, they claimed that the love was always there while they were apart.
For quite some time, Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck moved on from each other. During thier time-out, Affleck and fellow actor Jennifer Garner were married from 2005 to 2018 and had 3 children together. On the other hand, this is Lopez’s 4th wedding.
Before Affleck, she was married to Ojani Noa from 1997 – 1998 and Cris Judd from 2001-2003. She was still married to Judd while her relationship with Affleck went public. The divorce was finalized in 2003, but her wedding with Affleck also got postponed and finally over in 2004.
Lopez married her long-time friend singer Marc Anthony in 2004 and got separated in 2014. They had twins, a daughter Emme and a son Max in 2008.