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Jennifer Lopez


Updated August 30, 2012

Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez

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Celebrity Mother of Twins Name:

Jennifer Lopez. (Nicknames include "J.Lo" or "JayLo"; "Jenny" or "Jenny from the Block")

Known For:

Jennifer Lopez is recognized as a superstar celebrity, with success as a dancer, singer, actress, and television personality. She got her start as a "fly girl" dancer on "In Living Color" in the 1990's. She went on to star in movies such as Monster-in-Law," "The Wedding Planner and The Back-Up Plan. She has also had a successful career in music, with five number-one singles in the United States, as well as two Grammy Award nominations, two Latin Grammy Award nominations, and three American Music Awards. In 2010, she joined the cast of the popular reality show American Idol as a judge. She is also a model, human rights advocate, fashion icon, and celebrity endorser. As a businesswoman, she developed a fashion line and perfume.

She is also known for her romantic assignations with other celebrities. High-profile relationships with Sean "P Diddy" Combs and Ben Affleck filled the gossip columns. Lopez has been married three times, to Ojani Noa (1997-1998), dancer Cris Judd (2001-2003), and Marc Anthony, the father of her twins (2004 - 2011).

Twins' Names:

Maximilian David Muñiz and Emme Maribel Muñiz; known as Max and Emme

Twins' Birthdate:

February 21, 2008

More About Jennifer Lopez' Twins:

After marrying Marc Anthony in 2004, the celebrity couple announced a pregnancy in the fall of 2007. Speculation that Jennifer and Marc were expecting twins was eventually confirmed in November 2007. on February 21, 2008, Jennifer Lopez gave birth to fraternal twins, a boy and a girl. The twins' names are Maximilian "Max" David Muñiz and Emme Maribel Muñiz. Jennifer Lopez was thirty-eight years old when the twins were born.

At age two, the twins appeared with their mother in an ad for Gucci's children line.

Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony divorced in the summer of 2011, and the twins remained with their mother.

The twins are popular targets of the paparazzi. They have been photographed with their mother at Disneyland, in New York City, on movie sets with their mom, and on the set of American Idol.

In a February 2012 appearance on "The Tonight Show," Jennifer shared her nickname for the children. Explaining why she calls them her "coconuts," she said they looked like (coconuts) when they were little and in their cribs and started growing hair.

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