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Jennifer Lopez

1969-07-24 The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA

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Jennifer Lynn Lopez (born July 24, 1969), also known by her nickname J.Lo, is an American actress, singer, record producer, dancer, television personality, fashion designer and television producer. Lopez began her career as a dancer on the television comedy program In Living Color. Subsequently venturing into acting, she gained recognition in the 1995 action-thriller Money Train. Her first leading role was in the biographical film Selena (1997), in which she earned an ALMA Award for Outstanding Actress. She earned her second ALMA Award for her performance in Out of Sight (1998). She has since starred in various films, including The Wedding Planner (2001), Maid in Manhattan (2002), Shall We Dance? (2004), Monster-in-Law (2005), and The Back-up Plan (2010). Lopez came to prominence within the music industry following the release of her debut studio album On the 6 (1999), which spawned the number one hit single "If You Had My Love". Her second studio album J.Lo (2001) was a commercial success, selling eight million copies worldwide. J to tha L-O!: The Remixes (2002) became her second consecutive album to debut at number one on the Billboard 200, while her third and fourth studio albums – This Is Me... Then (2002) and Rebirth (2005) – peaked at number two on the Billboard 200. In 2007, she released two albums including her first full Spanish-language album Como Ama una Mujer and her fifth English studio album, Brave. With a new record label, Lopez released Love? on April 19, 2011. In 2012, she released her greatest hits album, Dance Again... the Hits. A.K.A. followed in 2014. Lopez's contributions to the music industry have garnered her numerous achievements including two Grammy Award nominations; two Latin Grammy Award nominations; three American Music Awards, amongst six nominations; and the estimated sale of over 55 million records worldwide. Billboard ranked her as the 27th Artist of the 2000s decade. Lending her musical knowledge to others, Lopez was a member of the judging panel of American reality television competition American Idol. She led People en Español's list of "100 Most Influential Hispanics" in February 2007. She has parlayed her media fame into a fashion line and various perfumes with her celebrity endorsement. Outside of her work in the entertainment industry, Lopez advocates human rights, vaccinations and is a supporter of Children's Hospital Los Angeles. She currently executive produces the TV show Shades of Blue in which she stars as Harlee Santos, a dirty cop who provides for her daughter with money from bribes and protection payments.


Elvis All-Star Tribute Performance 2019-02-17
Second Act Maya 2018-12-21
Chris Brown: Welcome to My Life Herself 2017-06-08
Carpool Karaoke Primetime Special 2017 2017-05-22
Ice Age: Collision Course Shira (voice) 2016-07-22
Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade Shira (voice) 2016-03-20
The Boy Next Door Claire Peterson 2015-01-23
Home Lucy Tucci (voice) 2015-03-27
Lila & Eve Eve 2015-07-31
The Latin Explosion: A New America Herself 2015-11-16
Jennifer Lopez - iHeartRadio Music Festival Jennifer Lopez 2015-01-20
iHeartRadio Music Festival 2015-09-18
Jennifer Lopez: Dance Again Jennifer Lopez 2014-12-31
Parker Leslie 2013-01-25
$ellebrity Herself 2013-01-11
Ice Age: Continental Drift Shira (voice) 2012-07-13
What to Expect When You're Expecting Holly 2012-05-18
Scrat's Continental Crack-Up: Part 2 Shira (voice) 2011-11-16
The Back-Up Plan Zoe 2010-04-23
Feel The Noise Herself (uncredited) 2007-10-05
Bordertown Lauren Adrian 2007-02-15
El cantante Puchi 2007-08-03
Monster-in-Law Charlie Cantillini 2005-05-13
An Unfinished Life Jean Gilkyson 2005-09-09
Shall We Dance? Paulina 2004-10-15
Jersey Girl Gertrude Steiney 2004-03-25
Jennifer Lopez: The Reel Me Jennifer Lopez 2003-02-25
Gigli Ricki 2003-08-01
Jennifer Lopez: Let's Get Loud Herself 2003-02-11
Michael Jackson: Number Ones Self 2003-11-18
Maid in Manhattan Marisa Ventura 2002-12-13
Enough Slim Hiller 2002-05-24
The Wedding Planner Mary Fiore 2001-01-26
Angel Eyes Sharon Pogue 2001-05-15
Jennifer Lopez: Feelin' So Good Herself 2000-11-07
The Cell Catherine Deane 2000-08-17
Out of Sight Karen Sisco 1998-06-26
Antz Azteca (voice) 1998-10-02
Blood and Wine Gabriela 'Gabby' 1997-02-21
U Turn Grace McKenna 1997-10-03
Anaconda Terri Flores 1997-04-11
Selena Selena Quintanilla-Pérez 1997-03-21
Jack Miss Marquez 1996-08-09
My Family Young Maria 1995-05-03
Money Train Grace Santiago 1995-11-21
Nurses on the Line: The Crash of Flight 7 Rosie Romero 1993-11-23
My Little Girl Myra 1986-08-31
iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party 2014