The Rich And Famous Actress Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez is an American actress, singer, dancer, fashion designer, television producer, and businesswoman. Her career has spanned more than 25 years and today she is one of Hollywood’s biggest A-list celebrities.
As of this writing Jennifer Lopez’s net worth is $400 million. That makes her $50 million richer than her former boyfriend Alex Rodriguez’s $350 million net worth. When they were together, J-Lo and A-Rod had a combined net worth of $750 million.
She also made a name for herself as a singer, actor, dancer, and producer. She quickly rose to fame after appearing as a fly girl on In Living Color. Fast forward a few years, and she’s releasing chart-topping albums, starring in movies, and giving a show-stopping performance during the Super Bowl halftime.
Jennifer Lynn Lopez was born in Bronx, New York on the 24th of July, 1969. Both of Lopez’s parents are from Puerto Rico, and she has two sisters; Leslie and Lynda.
She grew up with her parents and sisters in a poor neighboorhood in Castle Hill.
At the age of five, she began to take dancing and singing lessons. Lopez’s parents wanted Jennifer and her sisters to do their singing and dancing performances at home to “stay out of trouble” from the poor streets.
Lopez spent her academic career at Preston High School. When she reached her last year in High School she learned about film casting. In 1986 she auditioned in the low budget movie My Little Girl, a movie which was written and directed by Connie Kaiserman.
Jennifer Lopez started her career as a dancer, appearing in various music videos and in stage musicals. In 1990 she earned a spot as a Fly girl in Fox comedy In Living Color. Lopez worked as a backup dancer in 1993 and went on tours with Janet Jackson.
In 1997 she starred in the thriller Blood and Wine, and in March the same year, she had the role in Selena. In April the same year, she starred in the horror movie Anaconda alongside Jon Voight and Ice Cube. Later on that year Lopez starred in Out of Sight alongside George Clooney.
Lopez’s debut single If You Had My Love was released 1999, and after that, she made her first album On The 6 She was the first one to be on the 100 hottest Billboard after Britney Spears released her single Baby One More Time.
A week after her second album dropped she starred in a movie with Matthew McConaughey The Wedding Planner.
This big success made Lopez the first woman to have a number one album and movie in the U.S. In 2001, Lopez started her own fashion brand, where she specialized her clothes to women with all shapes.J.Lo is the best selling album of Lopez’s career, and it has sold over 3.8 million copies in the U.S and over 12 million worldwide to date.
Since then Lopez has been a very successful singer and actor, and she has been working with celebrities like Sean Penn, George Clooney, and Woody Harrelson.
She has an upcoming project with her make up collection with Inglot Cosmetics, and she will also star as drug lord Griselda Blanco in a television movie for HBO.
Lopez has had a number of high profile relationships. She’s dated Sean Combs, Ben Affleck, and backup dancer Casper Smart. She’s been married three times. Lopez married Ojani Noa in 1997. They divorced in 1998. Next she married a backup dancer named Cris Judd in 2001, only to divorce in 2003.
She married singer Marc Anthony in 2004, and the couple has fraternal twins (a son and a daughter) born in 2008. In 2011, Lopez announced that she was filing for divorce from Anthony. She has been dating retired baseball player Alex Rodriguez since 2017. They got engaged in March 2019.
Lopez’s Net Worth
As of this writing, Lopez has an estimated net worth of $400 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. Her wealth comes from a combination of earnings from her album sales, product endorsements, production projects, acting, her JLo beauty line, perfume lines, appearances, and more.
A big moneymaker for her was her Las Vegas residency from January 2016 to September 2018. Through her Sept. 22 show, the residency grossed $97.5 million, reports Billboard.
|$40 Million Per Year
|Date of Birth:
|Jul 24, 1969 (52 years old)
|5 ft 4 in (1.64 m)
|Singer, Record producer, Television producer, Entrepreneur, Actor, Songwriter, Music Video Director, Presenter, Dancer, Fashion designer
|United States of America
Estates That She Owns
Jennifer Lopez owns a number of incredible properties from the Bronx to Bel Air. She has homes in Miami, Los Angeles, and New York City. Her primary West Coast residence is a sprawling seven-bedroom estate on 8-acres in Los Angeles’ chic Bel Air neighborhood where she lives part of the year with Alex Rodriguez and their combined four children.
She bought this home in 2016 from actress Sela Ward for $28 million.In 2000, JLo bought her first luxury property in the hills above Los Angeles. The 11-bedroom home overlooks Beverly Hills and Los Angeles and cost Lopez $4.3 million.
The main house is 15,000 square feet. Lopez put the home on the market in 2004 and sold it to nightclub owner Sam Nazaria for $12.5 million.In 2002, Lopez bought a beachfront mansion in Miami for an undisclosed amount. The Spanish-style home is situated on just over 1.2 acres of land with manicured gardens and palm trees and has seven bedrooms and 13 bathrooms.
In New York City she owns a duplex penthouse in Manhattan. She listed this property for sale in 2017 for $27 million. It’s not sold as of this writing. In 2018, Alex and Jennifer co-bought a condo on Park Avenue for $15.3 million. They sold this property in 2020 for $15.75 million.In 2019 they bought Jeremy Piven’s Malibu mansion for $6.6 million. They proceeded to totally renovate the interior with the help of Joanna Gaines.
A little under two years later, they sold this home for $6.8 million.In July 2020 A-Rod and J-Lo paid $1.4 million for a home in Encino, California.In August 2020 Alex and Jennifer paid $32.5 million for a mansion on 1-acre of Miami’s Star Island.