The Chicago Sun-Times reports that despite stories to the contrary, South Beach spies in Miami swear Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony are still busy rekindling their romance, not just working on new music.
Jennifer Lopez Holding Hands With Marc Anthony
March 9, 2004 – The New York Post reports Jennifer and Marc walked into Mynt in South Beach Monday night holding hands. They stayed until 4 a.m. yesterday at a table with Naomi Campbell and her boyfriend Tommy Lee. Others at the club included Paris Hilton and her Backstreet Boys lover Nick Carter, as well as *NSYNC star JC Chasez.
Jennifer Lopez’s Construction Catastrophe
March 9, 2004 – ‘Celebrity Justice’ reports Jennifer is suing her contractor for allegedly damaging her house, resulting in millions of dollars in damage, and for living on her money. According to court documents, J.Lo claims the Houck Construction Company did “defective work,” and the windows, doors, waterproofing and pool work were done poorly. There is also a major issue with the hillside, which collapsed, and is now covered by a tarp and held up by sand bags. Lopez also claims she was taken advantage of and that the construction company charged her for “expensive meals” and even “entertainment.” She also claims she paid people who were on the site, but not working.
Jennifer Lopez’s Ex To Host ‘SNL’
March 8, 2004 – Ben Affleck will be host ‘Saturday Night Live’ this weekend to promote his new film ‘Jersey Girl’, no doubt his co-star and ex-fiance Jennifer will be frequently mentioned.
Ben Affleck Wishes J.Lo Weren’t In ‘Jersey Girl’
March 8, 2004 – Showbizdata.com reports that during a press conference in New York on Friday, Ben Affleck expressed regret that he convinced his ex-fiance Jennifer Lopez to appear in his new film ‘Jersey Girl’. “Jen is only in the movie for 10 or 12 minutes and when I look back on it now I feel really bad about having gotten her involved because I said ‘Come on, do it, it’ll be fun, it’s just a small part, we’ll be together’ … And now we’ve got nothing but trouble for it,” Affleck explained, adding that he feels “guilty because I don’t want all of this media stuff to take away from what is a really interesting movie.”
Jennifer Lopez Plots Island Move
March 7, 2004 – Us Weekly reports Jennifer, weary of the nosey press around her Miami home, is pondering a move to Fisher Island, the secluded enclave of Spanish-Mediterranean condos and homes just off Miami Beach, where rumored boyfriend Marc Anthony has a condo. Sources tell the magazine J.Lo is close to making an offer to buy a penthouse apartment on the island only accessible by ferry.
MTV Latin America Divas Weekend
March 5, 2004 – Contributed anonymously: MTV Latin America will be showing a ‘Divas Weekend’ special on Saturday at 2:00 p.m and on Sunday at 12:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. The special will feature Christina Aguilera, Britney Spears, Paulina Rubio, Kylie Minogue, Shakira, Kelis, Jennifer Lopez and Beyonce Knowles. Plus making the videos, live specials, behind the scenes, interviews from the most acclaimed divas in Latin America.
Jennifer Lopez’s Ex Dishes On The Diva
March 5, 2004 – Star magazine spoke with Jennifer’s ex-husband Ojani Noa, who says the more famous the diva gets, the more she changes, dooming her romantic relationships. “While I am very happy, Jennifer does not seem that way,” Noa declared. “She has changed so much since I first met her. I’m sure her romance with Ben failed because she changed.” Noa says he’d like to give Jennifer some advice before it’s too late for her to ever find happiness. Sadly, however, “She won’t return my calls.”
J.Lo’s ‘Jersey Girl’ Character Inspired By Smith’s Wife
March 2, 2004 – Jeannette Walls of MSNBC.com reports ‘Jersey Girl’ screenwriter and director Kevin Smith says the Jennifer Lopez character was inspired by his wife. “To this day, my wife still won’t believe I wrote the film as a Valentine for her because I kill her proxy off in the first fifteen minutes,” Smith wrote in a letter explaining the film to marketers. “Regardless, she is my muse on the flick.”