The New York Post has more details on the surprising sacking of Jennifer Lopez’s longtime manager Benny Medina. A source revealed that it was her fiance Ben Affleck that was behind the move. “Ben hated Benny,” the source said. “He hated how Benny created this diva image of Jennifer.” The source also pointed the finger at Medina over J.Lo’s infamous diva-like demands. “When Jennifer did the ‘Enough’ press junket, Benny insisted he have suites in the hotels as well,” the source revealed. “It was like the studio was dealing with two stars, not one. And she was blamed for it.”
Christina, Britney, Justin & J.Lo Get Mixed
June 9, 2003 – Blender magazine featured remix website GoHomeProductions.com in its new issue. The site features ‘Dirrty Magic’, a remix of Christina Aguilera’s ‘Dirrty’ and Grover Washington’s ‘Mr. Magic’; ‘Daft Britney’, featuring Britney Spears’ ‘I’m A Slave For You’ and Daft Punk’s ‘Voyager’; ‘Like I Absolutely Love You’, featuring *NSYNC star Justin Timberlake’s ‘Like I Love You’ and Scritti Politti’s ‘Absolute’; another ‘Like I Love You’ remix entitled ‘Justin Likes Blondes’ featuring Blondie’s ‘Heart of Glass’; ‘Christmas On The Block’, featuring Jennifer Lopez’s ‘Jenny From the Block’ and Paul McCartney’s ‘Wonderful Christmastime’; ‘Backstab Me One More Time’, featuring Britney Spears’ ‘Baby One More Time’ and The O’Jays ‘Backstabbers’; and ‘Ray Of Gob’, Madonna’s ‘Ray of Light’ mixed with The Sex Pistols’ ‘God Save The Queen’ — the track featured in the mag and apparently catching the eye of Madonna’s lawyers, as the track and video have been removed from the site.
Jennifer Lopez Visits Ben Affleck On ‘Paycheck’ Set
June 9, 2003 – Us Weekly report that during a break in filming her new movie ‘An Unfinished Life’ in Kamloops, Jennifer visited fiance Ben Affleck in Vancouver where he was filming ‘Paycheck’. “In between scenes, he would ride a golf cart back to his trailer to see her,” a source revealed. “He went quite a few times and seemed very happy.”
Jennifer Lopez Weds New Line’s ‘Monster-In-Law’
June 9, 2003 – Contributed anonymously: Jennifer in the midst of her real-life engagement to Ben Affleck is nearing a deal to slip on another engagement ring for a role in the New Line Cinema comedy ‘Monster-in-Law.’ Lopez is in early negotiations to star in the project, which centers on a girl who’s set to marry the perfect guy until she meets his mother, the world’s worst mother-in-law.