Jennifer Lopez was born on July 24, 1969, in New York. She is a singer, actress, dancer, producer, and designed. She is one of the leading celebrities of the modern world. Lopez is mostly famous for her hits “If You Had My Love”, “I’m Real”, “Jenny From the Block”, and “All I Have” as well as for her movies roles in Maid from Manhattan, Angel Eyes, and The Boy Next Door. She holds a big variety of awards, including 9 Teen Choice, 6 ALMA and 3 American Music Awards.
Jennifer’s parents emigrated from Puerto Rico. Her father was a computer engineer and her mom worked in a kindergarten. She has two sisters. Both parents were worried about their children’s moral standards and education and sent Lopez to a catholic school for girls. During that time, she learned how to dance. Since the young age, Lopez performed at various local and school events.
In 1988, Lopez was accepted to college, where she spent some time and eventually dropped out deciding that she is ready to live on her own. She moved out of her parents’ house and attended hundreds of castings. Jennifer was cast for various music videos. In 1991, she was cast for a role in TV Series In Living Colors, which gave a jump start to her acting career.