Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck are proving that second appearances are charm.
Lopez announced her engagement to Affleck on Friday by sharing a video of her wearing the engagement ring via her newsletter. OntheJLo. Lopez, who posted “Major announcement!!!!” took to Instagram early Friday, now featuring a diamond ring emoji as part of her Twitter handle.
The Hollywood Reporter confirmed that the couple, who rekindled their relationship last year, are engaged. Representatives for Lopez and Affleck did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
The two stars had a public relationship in the early 2000s and got engaged in November 2002 before ending it less than two years later. They acted together in movies Gigli (2003) and cardigan girl (2004).
Lopez has been married three times and has twins Maximilian and Emme with ex-husband Marc Anthony. Affleck was married once to Jennifer Garner, with whom he shares children Violet, Seraphina and Samuel.
Affleck, 49, and Lopez, 52, have made several public appearances together over the past year, including walking the red carpet together for his December premiere. Bidding barand then her February movie Marry me.
In a December interview, Howard Stern asked Affleck if he had any hesitations about restoring his romantic relationship with Lopez after their previous split.
“It definitely crossed my mind,” the Oscar winner replied. “My responsibility to my children is the highest responsibility. I don’t want to do anything to hurt or destroy them if I can help. ”