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Ben Affleck and JLo are engaged — again: NPR


Actors Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck arrive for a special screening of the film Marry me at the Directors Guild of America in Los Angeles on Friday.

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Ben Affleck and JLo are engaged — again: NPR

Actors Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck arrive for a special screening of the film Marry me at the Directors Guild of America in Los Angeles on Friday.

Valerie Macon/AFP via Getty Images

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez are engaged — again — after rekindling their romance last year, much to the delight of Bennifer fans everywhere.

Lopez shared the news in her newsletter, On the JLo, along with a tearful music video of the singer-actress admiring what appeared to be an engagement ring — a large green stone.

A giddy Lopez hinted at the announcement on Twitter with another video message Friday night, adding an emoji ring to its handle.

The couple gave their romance another shot last year. Lopez and Affleck first got engaged in November 2002 and called it off in January 2004. They have five children between them. She has two children with her ex-husband Marc Anthony and Affleck has three children with his ex-wife Jennifer Garner.

Lopez said People in February that, 18 years later, she and Affleck now have what it takes to go the distance.

“We’re older now, we’re smarter, we have more experience, we’re at different times in our lives, we have kids now, and we have to be very aware of those things,” she said. declared.



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