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Jennifer Lopez

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Jennifer was born on July 24, 1969, in the Castle Hill section of the Bronx. Her father, David, was a computer technician. Her mother, Guadalupe, taught kindergarten. Jennifer is the middle of three daughters. Her elder sister, Leslie, is a housewife who sings opera. Her younger sister, Lynda, is a DJ on New York's WKTU, a VH1 VJ, and a morning news show correspondent on New York's Channel 11. Jennifer's parents were born in Puerto Rico, but did not meet until both came to America. Her mother's parents were Europeans who settled in Puerto Rico. She says that it was her parents' work ethic that made a difference in her life. Jennifer took singing and dancing lessons from age 5. She attended 12 years of Catholic school, including an all-girl high school. She played softball and tennis in high school and was a gymnast.After high school, she briefly worked in a law office. During this time, she continued dance classes at night. At 18, she left home because her mother was scared by her decision to pursue show business. With casting on In Living Color in 1990, she moved to L.A., but initially hated it. Finally her boy friend, David Cruz, moved to be with her there and she learned to accept her new environment. Her career took off from her "Living Color" stint and reached new peaks with her portrayal of slain Latino singer Selena.  See full bio on IMDb »

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Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea -- Cheek to Cheek ... A Heavyweight Battle

J.Lo & Iggy
Cheek to Cheek ... A Heavyweight Battle

Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea teamed up for a remix ... which is totally irrelevant when compared to the amazing photo that has ass aficionados stacking the vintage model against the new one.… READ MORE >

Jennifer Lopez vs. Iggy Azalea -- Who'd You Rather?

Jennifer Lopez vs. Iggy Azalea
WHO'D YOU RATHER?

It's a battle of the booty!Here's Jennifer Lopez showing off her 45-year-old bulbous backside (left) posing with 24-year-old Iggy Azalea's down-under donk (right) in a photo promoting their… READ MORE >

- 8 days ago
Jennifer Lopez & Casper Smart -- Not Ready for Primetime

JLo & Casper
Not Ready for Primetime

Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart insist they're not back together, and Sunday night at the VMAs ... they went through great lengths to show they aren't ... which totally means they are.As TMZ first… READ MORE >

- 9 days ago
Casper Smart -- J.Lo's Secret Sugar Daddy ... At MTV VMAs

Casper Smart
J.Lo's Secret Sugar Daddy ... At MTV VMAs

Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart REUNITED at the MTV VMAs ... if only for a quick second ... when the dancer made J.Lo an offer she couldn't refuse -- Skittles. Despite the fact they were sitting… READ MORE >

- 9 days ago
Casper Smart -- I Won't Be Banging JLo in My New House

Casper Smart
I Won't Be Banging JLo In My New House

Casper Smart bought a sweet new pad in the San Fernando Valley and he WON'T be banging Jennifer Lopez inside ... these are the 2 things we know. We found out Smart just closed on a… READ MORE >

- 14 days ago
Jennifer Lopez & Casper Smart -- Back Together!

Jennifer Lopez, Casper Smart
Back Together

Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart were back together Monday ... and when she spotted the photog she ducked for cover -- which totally means they're banging!We think it's JLo's car ... it's… READ MORE >

- 15 days ago
Jennifer Lopez -- I Humped a Lion for My 45th Birthday!

Jennifer Lopez
I Humped A Lion For My 45th Birthday!

Jennifer Lopez celebrated her 45th birthday with an almost life-sized cake of her riding a lion ... and a bash that cost $100K!J.Lo threw the party for herself at Nammos restaurant in… READ MORE >

- 40 days ago
Scott Disick -- Wino Posing in the Hamptons Again

Scott Disick
Wino Posing In the Hamptons Again

Scott Disick returned to the scene of the crime last night with a wine glass in hand as he partied with French Montana and Fat Joe at J.Lo's 45th birthday bash.Interesting that Lord D posted… READ MORE >

- 40 days ago
Casper Smart -- J. Lo's Ex Proves He's ... KNOT Afraid of Change

Casper Smart
J. Lo's Ex Proves He's ... KNOT Afraid of Change

Casper Smart's post-Jennifer Lopez life may have fewer champagne wishes and caviar dreams ... but dude can still afford a (sorta) fancy new hair style.Smart went full Asian on Tuesday… READ MORE >

- 49 days ago
Jennifer Lopez -- That Ass Picked Up Some New Tricks

J.Lo
That Ass ... Picked Up New Tricks

Jennifer Lopez's booty busted into some new territory -- twerking like a twenty-something during her iHeart Radio concert ... even though she's 44!It's either one giant leap for uhh ... more… READ MORE >

- 54 days ago

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