New mom, fashionista and always multitalented, Jennifer Lopez sets trends as fast as she releases hit songs and hit movies.
Jennifer Lopez was born in 1970 in the Bronx, New York and she would never forget her humble beginnings.
Jennifer Lopez got her first big break in 1993 when she was cast as one of the Fly Girl dancers on FOX’s In Living Color.
In 1996, Jennifer Lopez made her big screen debut, costarring with Robin Williams in Jack. Jennifer Lopez then starred in Money Train with Woody Harrelson and Wesley Snipes. But it wasn’t until her next picture, Selena, the 1997 biopic about slain Tejano singer ,that Jennifer would become a bonafide star.
Jennifer Lopez was nominated for a Golden Globe for her performance in the film. In 1998, she costarred with George Clooney in Out of Sight playing U.S. Marshall Karen Sisco.
Jennifer Lopez then became the only Latin actress in history to demand a $1 million salary.In 1999, Jennifer Lopezo released her major label debut, On the 6. The album sold over a million copies and spawned such hits as “If You Had My Love” and “Waiting For Tonight.”
In 2001, Jennifer Lopez returned with her sophomore album, J.Lo, and it quickly climbed to number 1 on the Billboard charts on the strength of songs like “Love Don’t Cost A Thing.”
Jennifer Lopez then made history as the first female artist to have a the top-selling album and movie in the same week when The Wedding Planner debuted.
In 2002, Jennifer Lopez won a World Music Award for World’s Best-Selling Latin Female Artist, an MTV Video Music Award for Best Hip-Hop Video (“I’m Real” featuring Ja Rule), a VH1/Vogue Fashion Award for Most Influential Artist, and an MTV Europe Music Award for Best Female.
In 2003, Jennifer Lopez won an American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Female.
In 2004, Jennifer Lopez married Latin pop singer Marc Anthony .
At the 2005 Grammy Awards, Jennifer and Marc performed together for the first time as husband and wife.
The appearance helped boost sales of Jennifer Lopez’s fourth studio album, Rebirth.
In 2007, Jennifer Lopez released her first full Spanish-language album, Como Ama una Mujer, which was produced by husband Marc Anthony . Later that same year, Jennifer Lopez also released her fifth English album, Brave.