Timeline of Jennifer Lopez & Ben Affleck’s relationship from scratch

The one where it all started Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez starred together for the first time in the movie 'Gigli'. Although the movie terribly failed at the box office, their relationship sparkled. At that time, Lopez was married to her second husband, Cris Judd, but Lopez filed for divorce in June 2002 and it was finalised the following year.

End of her second marriage Around March 2002, rumors surfaced that Lopez and Affleck are more than friends and the following year, Lopez filed for divorce from Judd. They got married in September 2001, but things turned out differently for the couple throughout their relationship and they called it off in June 2002.

Academy red carpet Considered as one of the Hollywood's power couples, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez rose the temperature when they walked the red carpet at the 75th Annual Academy Awards.

Bennifer split After a hush-hush year, in September 2003, days before their planned wedding, Ben and Jennifer decided to postpone it, citing ''excessive media attention''. In 2004, months after on-again-off-again rumours about their wedding and relationship, Lopez and Affleck officially called off their engagement and ended their relationship.

Gone separate ways After their split, Jennifer and Ben both moved on quickly and tied the knot with other celebs and had kids.  In June 2004, Jennifer married friend and singer Marc Anthony, with whom she shares twins. Meanwhile, the 'Batman' star tied the knot with Jennifer Garner in June 2005 in a private ceremony. The couple shares three children together. Anthony and Lopez divorced in 2014. Lasting longer, Garner and Affleck finalised their divorce in 2018.

Alex Rodriguez entered JLo's life Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez began dating in early 2017 and announced their engagement in March 2019. After two years of dating, the couple were scheduled to tie the knot in Italy in June 2020, but after the Coronavirus pandemic hit in March 2020, they had to put their wedding plans on hold. After months of speculation, in April 2021, the couple officially confirmed that they have parted ways.

Affleck and Ana De Armas' whirlwind romance In 2020, Affleck began dating Ana de Armas while filming the upcoming thriller 'Deep Water' in New Orleans. Nearly making headline for a year, the couple called it quits in January 2021. "Ben is no longer dating Ana," a source told People magazine. "She broke it off. Their relationship was complicated. Ana doesn't want to be Los Angeles based and Ben obviously has to since his kids live in Los Angeles."

Bennifer 2.0 Ben and Jennifer rekindled their relationship in April last year. The couple were quick to take the headlines when the reports of their reunion started swirling. Affleck was first spotted going into Lopez's home in April, in the midst of her split with Alex Rodriguez.

Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck are engaged! In April 2022, Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck got engaged, yet once again.  In April, JLo announced her engagement and shared a short clip in her newsletter, 'On The JLo', in which she started crying and emotionally looking at her shiny green ring. “You’re perfect,” she says in the voiceover.

Finally married Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez are finally married. The couple tied the knot in the simplest wedding one could imagine. Over the weekend, the couple said 'I do' in Los Angeles. Later the couple revealed via a statement reading, "Love is beautiful. Love is kind. And it turns out love is patient. Twenty years patient. Exactly what we wanted."