Singer Jennifer Lopez, 52, secretly married Ben Affleck over the weekend. Additionally, the singer announced that she has changed her last name and as confirmed by People magazine, the artist plans to use the last name Affleck as her own. This unexpected wedding comes after the two recovered from a relationship that broke up in 2004.
“We did it. Love is beautiful. Love is kind. And it turns out love is patient. Twenty years of patience,” the actress said.Marry meSpeaking about her wedding in her ‘On The JLo’ newsletter, singer Jennifer Lopez informed her followers that she and Ben Affleck tied the knot this weekend in Las Vegas. ‘Exactly what we wanted,’ the singer assured.
Likewise, Jennifer Lopez detailed in the newsletter how the trip to the altar was. “Last night we flew to Las Vegas, stood in line for a license with four other couples, all making the same trip to the marriage capital of the world. Behind us, two men were holding hands and hugging In front of us, a young couple who made the three-hour drive from Victorville on their daughter’s second birthday, we all wanted the same thing: to be recognized as partners by the world and to declare our love to the world through the ancient and almost universal symbol of marriage,” the explanation the singer began.
“We barely got to the little white wedding chapel at midnight,” Jennifer Lopez revealed. “They kindly stayed open late for a few minutes, letting us take pictures in a pink Cadillac convertible, obviously once used by the King himself (but if we wanted Elvis himself to show up, it was more expensive and he was in bed)” the artist joked.
The couple met in 2001 on the set of their movie Lilies, when López was still married to her second husband, Cris Judd. Following their relationship in June 2002, the concept of “Bennifer” was born, and Affleck first proposed to her in 2002. Unfortunately, they would never make it down the aisle.
“But in the end it was the best possible wedding we could have imagined. The one we had long dreamed of and which came true (in the eyes of the State, of Las Vegas, of a pink convertible and the other) finally.”
the singer of let’s make some noise He also added photos from the ceremony, including snaps of Affleck in a white tuxedo and black pants. There’s even a clip of the groom getting ready in a small bathroom with pink walls and striped mirrors.
The singer has a new name
In addition, Jennifer Lopez celebrated the long-awaited wedding. “We are so grateful to have this in abundance, a wonderful new family of five amazing children and a life we have never had more reason to look forward to. Stick around long enough and you could have the time of your life on a half past twelve through Las Vegas in the tunnel of love, with your children and with the person you will spend your whole life with. Love is a great thing, perhaps the best thing, and it is worth the wait”, wrote the singer with enthusiasm and hope before announcing that she will now be called “Jennifer Lynn Affleck”.