Fans of Bennifer rejoice! Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck have gotten engaged again, almost a year after rekindling their romance! Lopez, 52, confirmed that Affleck, 49, has re-engaged her by posting a short video of her “perfect” green-hued diamond band via her fan newsletter, On The JLo. “I am really excited to announce this,” the ‘Marry Me’ actress teased on her Instagram account.
Earlier this week, the couple sparked engagement rumours when Lopez was photographed by paparazzi wearing a ring on her wedding finger while shopping in Los Angeles with her 14-year-old daughter Emme.
For a quick rundown of Bennifer’s 1.0 days, see According to E! News, Lopez and Affleck started dating in July 2002 while filming the famous box office bomb ‘Gigli.’
That November, the ‘Gone Girl’ actor proposed with a USD 2.5 million 6.1-carat pink solitaire custom-made Harry Winston diamond ring.
However, the couple decided to postpone their planned 2003 wedding at the time, blaming “excessive media attention” in a statement, according to Page Six.
Before they married, the couple divorced in 2004, and a rep for Lopez confirmed the news to People magazine at the time, saying, “Jennifer Lopez’s engagement to Ben Affleck has ended. We ask that you respect her privacy during this difficult time.”
Following his partying ways, Affleck married actress Jennifer Garner. They had three children together: daughters Violet and Seraphina, as well as son Samuel. His marriage to Garner did not last long, as the couple divorced in 2017.
Lopez, on the other hand, married singer Marc Anthony in June of that year. In 2008, the couple welcomed twins Max and Emme. In 2014, they divorced. In 2017, Lopez embarked on another whirlwind romance with former MLB star Alex Rodriguez.
The ‘Jersey Girl’ co-stars rekindled their romance in April, just a month after Lopez called it quits with Rodriguez after a two-year engagement.
Meanwhile, before rekindling his romance with Lopez, Affleck was dating actress Ana de Armas, with whom he split in January.
Jennifer Lopez made her relationship with Ben Affleck Instagram official on her birthday.
The two have been practically inseparable since their reunion. The two have clicked, spending the majority of their time vacationing together and working hard to have their families with them every step of the way.