Jennifer Lopez, Ben Affleck wed in Vegas drive-through

Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck have wed in a late-night Las Vegas drive-through chapel, culminating a relationship that stretched over 20 years in two separate romances and headlined numerous tabloid covers.

Lopez introduced their marriage on Sunday in her publication for followers with the heading “We did it”. Lopez initially made their engagement public in April on the identical publication, “On the J Lo”.

“Love is gorgeous. Love is type. And it seems love is affected person. Twenty years affected person,” wrote Lopez in a message signed Jennifer Lynn Affleck.

Lopez wrote that the couple flew to Las Vegas on Saturday, stood in line for his or her licence with 4 different {couples}, and had been wed simply after midnight on the Little White Chapel, a chapel boasting a drive-through “tunnel of affection”. 

Lopez mentioned a Bluetooth speaker performed their transient march down the aisle. She known as it the very best evening of their lives.

“Stick round lengthy sufficient and possibly you’ll discover the very best second of your life in a drive-through in Las Vegas at 12.30 within the morning within the tunnel of affection drive-through together with your youngsters and the one you’ll spend perpetually with,” Lopez mentioned.

Information of their nuptials first unfold Sunday after the Clark County clerk’s workplace in Nevada confirmed that the pair obtained a wedding license that was processed Saturday. 

The wedding licence submitting confirmed that Lopez plans to take the title Jennifer Affleck.

Representatives for Lopez and Affleck declined to remark.

Lopez, 52, and Affleck, 49, famously dated within the early 2000s, spawning the nickname “Bennifer”, and starred collectively in 2003’s Gigli and 2004’s Jersey Woman. They rekindled their romance final yr. 

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In 2002, Affleck gave Lopez a big 6.1-carat pink diamond engagement ring, however they abruptly known as off their wedding ceremony in 2003 and break up up just a few months later.

Affleck married Jennifer Garner in 2005, with whom he shares three youngsters. They divorced in 2018.

Lopez has been married thrice earlier than. She was briefly married to Ojani Noa from 1997 to 1998 and to Cris Judd from 2001 to 2003. 

She and singer Marc Anthony had been wed for a decade after marrying in 2004 and share 14-year-old twins collectively.

AP with Reuters

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