Jennifer Lopez is an American actress, businesswoman, dancer and recording artist. She started her career as a Fly Girl on the television program In Living Color and as a back-up dancer for Janet Jackson. Lopez gained recognition in the action-thriller Money Train. Lopez ventured into music in 1999 with the release of her debut album On the 6. Her second album J.Lo (2001) reached number one on the Billboard 200 the same week her film The Wedding Planner led the box office, becoming the first person to achieve a number one film and album in the same week. Lopez also has two children with former husband Marc Anthony, twins Max and Emme.
Things are going well for the new judges of “American Idol” so far, and Jennifer Lopez says she’s having a great time with the gig.
The “Jenny From the Block” singer told press, "I'm so happy that everybody's loving the show. I feel very grateful about that, but I really just wanted to be myself, and I think Steven [Tyler] the same thing.”