Jennifer Lopez to Receive March of Dimes' Grace Kelly Award
... Jennifer Lopez
is being honored by the March of Dimes. Lopez, the 44-year-old mother of 5-year-old twins, Maximilian and Emme, will receive the Grace Kelly Award at the eighth annual March of Dimes luncheon at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Friday. She's being recognized as a celebrity parent role model supporting women giving birth to healthy babies after full-term pregnancies. The 75-year-old nonprofit organization aims to prevent birth defects, premature births and infant mortality. A&E networks President and CEO Nancy Dubuc and Dr. Balaji Govindaswami, chief of newborn medicine at the Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, will also be honored. Lopez said in a statement: "As a mother myself, I am aware of the importance of healthful pregnancies and babies." Reese Witherspoon was honored at last year's event. Jennifer Lopez
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Jennifer Lopez Touched By Justin Timberlake's Praise
... it wasn't violent I would punch you in the face right now cause I'm so excited and he said that was the best performance I've ever seen of you and we've seen each other over the years, many times, and I'm a huge fan of his as well." Jennifer said, "I was very touched it made me feel good." JLo
also telling Renee about her four part AMA interactive fan campaign for Kohls black Friday extravaganza where she does a bunch of crazy stunts, some herself, "I did not do all of them myself...I don't think there is one actor alive, maybe Jackie Chan, who does all their stunts...You do as much as you can and it's fun." more on this story Extra submitted this story. Copyright Extra - Excerpted here with permission. Jennifer Lopez
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Jennifer Lopez, Katy Perry and TLC Added To American Music Awards
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, Katy Perry, and TLC will all perform on the "2013 American Music Awards," which will broadcast live from the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, November 24th (8:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT) on ABC. Jennifer Lopez
will perform a tribute to music legend Celia Cruz, Katy Perry will open this year's show with the second single "Unconditionally," from her new album PRISM, and TLC will perform marking their AMA return with a special unannounced guest. They join previously announced performers Luke Bryan, Miley Cyrus, Florida Georgia Line, Lady Gaga, Ke$ha, Imagine Dragons, Kendrick Lamar, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, One Direction and Justin Timberlake. dick clark productions submitted this story. It may be edited- Excerpted here with permission. Jennifer Lopez
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Jennifer Lopez (July 24, 1970)
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She was a "Fly Girl" on the TV show In Living Color. The Fly Girls were the show's dancers.
Some of the movies she starred in: Mi Familia, Money Train, Jack, Selena, Anaconda, Out Of Sight, The Cell, and The Wedding Planner.
She was briefly married to an actor club manager named Ojani Noa in 1998.
There was a Jennifer Lopez virus going around in 2001. It was spread through an attachment labeled JenniferLopez_Naked.JPG.VBS.
She married choreographer Cris Judd in 2001. They divorced a few months later. (thanks, Maria - Atlanta, GA)
Lopez keeps an enormous entourage (we're not talking about her butt) and has very expensive tastes. The very expensive stylists and makeup artists who keep her looking beautiful she calls her "Glam Squad."
The engagement ring Ben Affleck gave her contains a rare pink diamond worth about $1.5 million. She showed it off on National TV during a live interview with Diane Sawyer. (thanks, Maria - Atlanta, GA)
Lopez married the Latin-American singer Marc Anthony on June 5th, 2004, about six months after she and Ben Affleck split. Jennifer gave birth to twins, Emme and Maximilian, in February of 2008. They're the first children for Lopez and the fourth and fifth for Anthony. Anthony's daughter, Arianna, appeared in Lopez's video "Get Right."
People magazine paid a reported $6 million for the first photographs of her twins, which became the most expensive celebrity picture at the time.
She is the middle child of Puerto Rican parents Guadalupe Rodriguez and David Lopez. Jennifer struggles to converse in Spanish, despite beings raised in a Puerto Rican home.
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