ContactMusic.com reports that Minnie Driver believes Jennifer Lopez’s dancing skills and sex appeal made it far easier for her to make the transition from movie star to pop singer, but believes her songwriting talents meant she was destined to forge a music career sooner or later. “If you dance and you’re really hot, there’s no doubt you can cross over,” Driver said of J.Lo. “I play the guitar and sing songs I wrote about my life. Butt shaking is not my specialty.”
Jennifer Lopez To Star In ‘Bordertown’
January 27, 2005 – Contributed Anonymously: Production Weekly reports that Gregory Nava is in talks with Jennifer, who he directed in ‘Selena’, to star in the thriller ‘Bordertown’. Lopez would play Lauren, an impassioned American reporter for the Chicago Sentinel who heads to Juarez, a Mexican bordertown, in order to investigate a series of mysterious slayings involving young factory women from all over Mexico. As she discovers hundreds of victims, she gains the trust of local factory workers but falls into danger. Production on the film is scheduled to begin March 7th in Mexico.
Meet Jennifer Lopez
January 25, 2005 – ‘Access Hollywood’ and Epic Records is giving fans a chance to celebrate the release of Jennifer’s new album ‘Rebirth’ on March 1st. You and a guest could win a trip to New York City to meet J.Lo. Enter the contest at epicrecords.com.