Jennifer Lopez pulled a video archive from the early 2000s-era of Bennifer to have a good time Mother’s Day on Sunday.
The “Jenny From the Block” singer, 52, tweeted and Instagrammed a clip of her and Ben Affleck getting spotlighted by courtside cameras at an NBA sport on May 11, 2003 – after they had been engaged the primary time round.
The fresh-faced couple wished their mothers a “Happy Mother’s Day” within the video, whereas the announcer may very well be heard calling them “Hollywood’s hottest couple” on the time.
Lopez captioned the resurfaced clip on her social media, “Happy Mother’s Day to all the mommy’s out there!!! 💕”
The sport the pair attended was a playoff match between the Los Angeles Lakers and the San Antonio Spurs. It was held at LA’s Staples Center, now generally known as the Crypto.com Arena.
Lopez and Affleck appeared very a lot in love on the time, even sharing a kiss that was captured by photographers on the sport.
However, lower than a 12 months later, the beautiful couple would finish their engagement.
In January 2004, a rep instructed People, “Jennifer Lopez has ended her engagement to Ben Affleck. At this troublesome time, we ask that you just respect her privateness.
“I am not going to confirm anything about his personal life,” Affleck’s rep then added. “We don’t want to get dragged into quicksand. Everybody wants a war. It’s not happening from our side.”
Lopez and Affleck, 50, would transfer on to new relationships and their respective marriages with Marc Anthony and Jennifer Garner.
The “Marry Me” singer additionally grew to become a first-time mother herself in 2008, when she welcomed twins Emme and Max with Anthony, 53.
Affleck and Garner, 50, had three children of their very own: Violet, Seraphina and Sam.
For her Mother’s Day celebration on Sunday, Garner posted a video of herself making “Blueberry Buckle Crumb Topping” along with her mother.
She captioned the candy video partially, “I do know I take pleasure in being a mother as a result of you have got all the time proven us how a lot you’re keen on the job.
“Happy Mother’s Day. If it carries weight for you I hope you find comfort today and always. I wish my mom and I could make you some blueberry buckle and sit for a chat. ♥️”
Affleck and Garner finalized their divorce in 2018. The “Armageddon” star then rekindled his relationship with Lopez in April 2021, practically 20 years after they cut up.
The couple lately bought engaged for a second time with Affleck asking for Lopez’s hand in marriage this time with a inexperienced 8.5-carat ring estimated to price greater than $5 million.