Irrespective of the way you slice it, Ben Affleck is a rebound for Jennifer Lopez. Lopez had been relationship former New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriquez, whom she first linked up with in 2017. The 2 acquired engaged in 2019 and appeared stronger than ever. Nevertheless, in March 2021, only a month earlier than J.Lo was seen with Affleck, rumors surfaced that Lopez and A-Rod had been over. In an announcement issued to Individuals journal, the then-couple stated, “We’re working by way of some issues.” Lower than one month later, nonetheless, they formally referred to as off their engagement. “We have now realized we’re higher as associates and stay up for remaining so. We’ll proceed to work collectively and assist one another on our shared companies and tasks. We want the perfect for one another and each other’s kids,” they stated in a joint assertion given to Individuals.
One may say that the ink on the paper wasn’t even dry earlier than the paparazzi caught Lopez and Affleck collectively. Although they tried to be secretive at first, sources had been looking out, and their cowl was blown. “Safety picks [Affleck] up at a close-by location and drops him off after spending a number of hours at her home,” a supply instructed Web page Six in late April 2021 — a few week after she and A-Rod confirmed their break up. Maybe Lopez discovered consolation within the arms of an outdated flame, however being the back-up plan (additionally the title of a movie starring J.Lo, we’d add) normally does not pan out.