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Jennifer Lopez outbids Puff Daddy to buy Fuse TV network

April 4th, 2014 6:20am EDT
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Jennifer Lopez has beaten Puff Daddy to purchase Fuse TV network.
The 'Dance Again' singer and her NuvoTV company have reportedly won a fierce bidding war against her ex-boyfriend, successfully snapping up the music-oriented cable channel from The Madison Square Garden Company (MSG).
According to the New York Post, things got heated between the pair, who dated from 1999 to 2000, with both parties reportedly offering around $200 million for the prize and Jennifer finally emerging victorious.
The mother-of-two - who has six-year-old twins Max and Emme with her ex-husband Marc Anthony - was un...

Jennifer Lopez is 'proud' of Matthew McConaughey

April 2nd, 2014 12:20pm EDT
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Jennifer Lopez is "so proud" of Matthew McConaughey.
The 44-year-old beauty starred with the 'Dallas Buyers Club' actor in 'The Wedding Planner ' in 2001 and thinks he is very deserving of his recent spate of award wins.
She said:"It was great working with Matthew. So proud of what he's accomplished over the last few years and I have fond memories of him on set."
Despite her many career accomplishments, the 'American Idol' star - who has six-year-old twins Max and Emme with former husband Marc Anthony - is more proud of her 2012 'Dance Again' world tour than anything else.
In an extract fro...

Jennifer Lopez: Dance Again tour was 'turning point'

March 22nd, 2014 6:20pm EDT
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Jennifer Lopez thinks her 'Dance Again' world tour was a "turning point" in her life.
The 'I Luh Ya Papi' singer found it easy getting back into the studio after her 2012 tour because the experience helped give her a new perspective on her divorce from Marc Anthony, her career and her priorities in life.
Discussing the recording process of her upcoming album, the 'American Idol' judge told PopCrush: "My goal was to just be as honest as I could. You know, I'd gone through a lot in my life right at that point when I went on tour. I'd been through a divorce.
"A lot of things had happened. I r...

Jennifer Lopez would let Ben Affleck and P. Diddy drown

March 11th, 2014 10:50pm EDT
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Jennifer Lopez has joked she wouldn't save Ben Affleck and P. Diddy from drowning.
The 44-year-old singer dated the rapper in 1999, before striking up a romance with the 41-year-old actor and getting engaged to him in 2002, but Jennifer doesn't appear to have fond memories them.
During an interview on Los Angeles' Power 106 radio station, the brunette beauty was presented with a scenario by host Big Boy.
He said: "You're on a raft in the middle of the ocean. You look in the ocean, you see two people floating. You can only pull up one, because that's how much room you have on the raft. You ...

Jennifer Lopez is more confident

March 11th, 2014 1:20pm EDT
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Jennifer Lopez feels "more confident" than ever.
The 44-year-old 'American Idol' judge - who is currently working on the talent show and filming a new TV drama, as well as preparing to release her 10th album and overseeing her clothing line for Kohls - no longer worries about failing because she is always ready to pick herself up from a setback.
She said: "I feel like I felt when I was 28. My bones don't hurt. I feel great. I actually feel better, more confident. Of course I still have the nerves, but now I know how to control them. When I was in my twenties, I wasn't sure of myself. Now I ...

Jennifer Lopez not rushing to marry again

March 10th, 2014 4:20pm EDT
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Jennifer Lopez isn't rushing to get married again.
The 44-year-old singer - who has been married three times before - has been dating her beau Casper Smart, 27, since 2011, but she's adamant she won't be walking down the aisle any time soon.
She said: "'In the past, love for me has always meant forever and sure you still nurse those fantasies, but I don't try to force it any more.
"I hung on to my fairy tale ideals for a long time. But where I am now, what I've been through, there are no rules.
"There are lots of ways it can turn out instead of just one. There are so many different kinds ...

Marc Anthony fights child support rise

March 8th, 2014 6:20pm EST
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Marc Anthony is refusing to give his ex-wife a rise in child support.
The 45-year-old singer is fighting against Dayanara Torres after she demanded he increases his monthly payments from $13,000 to $113,000 for his sons Cristian, 13, and Ryan, 10.
Dayanara, who divorced Marc in 2004, claims her children have a lavish lifestyle when they're with their father, but live in relative poverty when they're with her.
The 39-year-old actress allegedly wants the extra cash to pay for house staff and the opportunity to take her boys on a vacation.
However, Marc believes the increase in funds would ...

Jennifer Lopez gives advice to boyfriend

March 6th, 2014 6:20am EST
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Jennifer Lopez has been giving her boyfriend acting advice.
The 'On the Floor' hitmaker has offered "little" tips to Casper Smart, 26, while he is working on new movie 'Restored Me', and she advised the backing dancer - who has been studying acting for two years - to be "natural".
Asked if Jennifer had given him advice, he told 'Access Hollywood': "Just the little stuff. Have fun, be yourself...that's all you can be. Just be yourself, be natural."
Though Casper has been dating Jennifer - who has six-year-old twins Max and Emme with third husband Marc Anthony - for almost three years, he bru...

Jennifer Lopez's ex good friends with Casper Smart

February 17th, 2014 9:20pm EST
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Jennifer Lopez' ex-husband is "good friends" with her current partner, Casper Smart.
Singer Marc Anthony - who split from Jennifer in July 2011 after seven years of marriage - says he has liked Casper, 26, from the first time he met him.
Marc joked of his 44-year-old ex: "I like them young, too! I'm not one to judge."
Speaking more seriously, he then added: "It's great. As a matter of fact, we were texting back and forth two days ago. We're actually really, really good friends. From the very beginning."
The star - who has five-year-old twins Max and Emme with Jennifer - also said he still...

Marc Anthony splits from girlfriend Chloe Green - report

February 10th, 2014 3:10am EST
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Singer Marc Anthony has reportedly split from his girlfriend Chloe Green after one year together.

The I Need To Know hitmaker began dating the 22-year-old last year (13), but a source confirms to UsWeekly that their romance has fizzled out.

The insider reveals, "They are taking a break. It is because of busy schedules."

Green, the heiress to the British retailer Topshop fortune, was last seen with her 45-year-old beau at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles last month (Jan14), and has even been welcomed into Anthony's modern family, as she was spotted spending the day at Disneyland with his ...

Marc Anthony and Chloe Green split

February 9th, 2014 6:40pm EST
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Marc Anthony and Chloe Green have reportedly split up again.
The on/off couple, who first started dating in February 2013, decided to end their romance recently but friends haven't ruled out reconciliation.
An insider told "They are taking a break. It is because of busy schedules."
The duo briefly split last April but reunited in June before jetting off on holiday to St. Tropez in France.
A source said at the time: "The pair got serious very quickly and had the blessing of her parents, but it hasn't worked out. It seems to have been Marc's decision to end it."
The 45-year-ol...

Jennifer Lopez: Marc Anthony split was 'devastating'

January 31st, 2014 12:20pm EST
Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez says her split from Marc Anthony was "devastating".
The 'On The Floor' hitmaker was determined to pick up the pieces after her divorce from the Latino singer in 2011 for the sake of their twins Max and Emme, now aged five, but admits the high-profile separation was the toughest thing she has ever experienced.
She told Britain's GLAMOUR magazine: "Back then the pain hurt so much, but I didn't want what happened to finish me. I wanted it to help me grow for the better. I didn't want to just survive it; I wanted to come out of it stronger than I was before.
"It took a lot a dig...

Jennifer Lopez doesn't mind chaos

January 26th, 2014 6:20pm EST
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Jennifer Lopez likes having slightly chaotic relationships.
The 'Dance Again' hitmaker, who recently admitted she doesn't like being alone, has been dating her backup dancer, Casper Smart, 26, for more than two years but insisted she would have no problem moving on if it no longer felt right.
Asked about her love life, the 44-year-old star told the March issue of the UK's Glamour magazine: "I want a bit of chaos, but I also want safety and order. It's taken me a long time, but if something doesn't feel right, I won't go along with it any more."
Jennifer, who has five-year-old twins, Max and...

Jennifer Lopez: My son is love of my life

January 16th, 2014 6:20am EST
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Jennifer Lopez says her son Max is the "love of her life" after he wrote her an adorable love note.
The 'American Idol' judge was reduced to tears after finding a handwritten note from the five-year-old tot - who has a twin sister, Emme - on her bed after returning home from a hard day's work recently.
Jennifer, 44, shared a picture of the loving message on her Instagram last week, which read: "I'll luv you beyond forever mom (sic)".
Gushing about her son's thoughtful gesture, the actress-and-singer said on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' yesterday (01.15.14): "It just made my whole life. I'll c...

Jennifer Lopez unsure if she will marry Casper Smart

January 14th, 2014 9:20pm EST
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Jennifer Lopez "doesn't know" if she will marry Casper Smart.
The 'American Idol' beauty admitted she isn't sure if she will walk down the aisle for a fourth time with the backing dancer, who she has been dating since splitting from husband Marc Anthony in 2011.
When asked about marriage at a press conference yesterday (13.01.14), she said: "I don't know. We'll see. I don't know.
"You know, I've always believed in that institution. I believe in it, but it is difficult. I've had my challenges, but at the same time I believe in love, and I think that is the main thing."
Jennifer - who took ...

Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony sued over reality TV show

December 19th, 2013 3:10am EST
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Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony are at the centre of a lawsuit after a man came forward alleging the former couple used his idea to create their reality TV competition Q'viva! The Chosen.

The series, which premiered in the U.S. in 2012, shows the singers travelling throughout South America searching for talented entertainers for a new Latin-style Las Vegas production.

John Jacobs has now filed a lawsuit in New York against Marc Anthony Productions and Lopez's Nuyorican Productions, claiming he contacted both companies to pitch his show, Miami Beach: The Game, in 2007 and 2008, according t...

Jennifer Lopez spending Christmas with ex?

December 11th, 2013 2:20am EST
Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez may spend Christmas with her ex-husband Marc Anthony.
The 44-year-old beauty could be in line for an awkward festive season as she is planning to spend the holiday with her former spouse - with whom she has five-year-old twins Max and Emme - as well as her boyfriend Casper Smart and Marc's new girlfriend, Topshop heiress Chloe Green.
The couple split in July 2011 and Marc filed for divorce in April 2012, but the legal proceedings are still ongoing.
Marc, 45, and his British girlfriend are expected to join Jennifer for Christmas at her Los Angeles home.
A source told The Sun n...

Jennifer Lopez wants her name back

December 6th, 2013 6:20am EST
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Jennifer Lopez has requested to shed Marc Anthony's last name in legal documents.
The 'On the Floor' singer is legally known as Jennifer Muniz, after taking on her ex-husband's legal last name when they married in 2004, but now she has requested to revert back to her maiden name, Lopez - which is also her professional moniker - in a legal response to the couple's ongoing divorce proceedings.
According to gossip website TMZ, Jennifer and Marc's petitions are identical on custody issues and the couple are asking for joint legal and physical custody of their five-year-old twins, Max and Emme....

Marc Anthony Suing Former Business Partner

December 5th, 2013 5:35pm EST
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Grammy award winner Marc Anthony is suing a former business partner over an unpaid loan.

The 45 year-old singer invested the money into digital music company ClubCreate Inc., which was run by Corey Simmons, in 2012, but instead of using the funds for the business, Simmons allegedly diverted $100,000 into his own personal bank accounts to pay for rent, dental bills and shopping sprees, according to the New York Post.

According to the legal documents filed in a New York court, Simmons was allowed to use Anthony's name and image for promotion, but he has reportedly refused to repay the loa...

Fashion Fails: Lil’ Mama, Emma Roberts, More

December 1st, 2013 3:03pm EST
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It's Fashion Fail Time! That means we take a break from letting you know how good all of your favorite stars look to show the other side of fashion: the fails!

Thanksgiving isn’t the only time we get to serve up some turkeys. Thanks for the AMAs, we’ve got plenty of fails for you. Lil’ Mama wore this bizarre outfit that features a wrap-around gown to go over her pants. Apparently it can be opened up like a cape, for some reason.

Emma Roberts wore this droopy, trash-bag-like dress. The cinch in the waist makes the top look even worse, folding over itself.

Ke$ha can’t quite pull of...

Jennifer Lopez's boyfriend brushes off rumors

November 26th, 2013 3:20pm EST
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Jennifer Lopez's boyfriend has brushed off rumors they are headed for a split.
Casper Smart, who is also Jennifer's choreographer, admits he and the 'Dance Again' hitmaker have been too busy for romantic dates recently, but insists he and the 44-year-old star are still having "fun" together.
The 24-year-old dancer told before his girlfriend's tribute to the late queen of salsa Celia Cruz at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday (11.24.13): "Rehearsal is date night. We're in rehearsal until 3 a.m. every morning."
He added: "Rehearsal is so fun. Learning a special move...

Jennifer Lopez loves drinking 'green juice'

October 27th, 2013 11:20am EDT
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Jennifer Lopez drinks green juice three times a day.
The 'On the Floor' hitmaker - who has five-year-old twins Max and Emme with ex-husband Marc Anthony - is determined to be in great shape when she returns to the 'American Idol' judging panel in January and has been working with a health coach to overhaul her eating habits.
A source said: "She hired a health coach and they worked on using foods and fresh vegetable juices to cleanse her organs.
"She has green juice with kale, parsley and wheat grass three times a day. She's been eating quinoa and has cut out wheat and all things processed."...

Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart are reportedly headed for a split

October 14th, 2013 3:20pm EDT
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Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart are reportedly headed for a split.
The 'On The Floor' singer has been planning to dump her backing dancer beau after the "spark" began to disappear from their two year relationship, and its reported they already had a short break-up earlier this summer.
A source revealed to RadarOnline: "Jennifer is pretty private about the relationship, but she's been hinting that the spark is gone.She's having a hard time ignoring the fact her head has been telling her for a while that this thing with Casper isn't forever. And now her heart's saying the same thing.
"She ...

Jennifer Lopez credits Marc Anthony with singing confidence

September 3rd, 2013 8:40pm EDT
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Superstar Jennifer Lopez has her ex-husband Marc Anthony to thank for boosting her confidence as a singer in 2008 when she harboured serious doubts about her own abilities behind the microphone.

The On The Floor hitmaker reveals she battled secret insecurities about her skills as a musician for years, until salsa star Anthony convinced her she was being too hard on herself.

She tells Cosmopolitan magazine, "The biggest insecurity I had was my singing. Even though I had sold 70 million records, there was this feeling like, 'I'm not good at this.'"

"He kept telling me, 'You're the only on...

Marc Anthony makes chart history in America

July 4th, 2013 11:21pm EDT
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Marc Anthony has made history at the top of the Billboard Hot Latin Songs chart by becoming the first artist to score more than eight weeks at number one with a single for 13 years.

The singer's Vivir Mi Vida has held the top spot for nine weeks, but he has another 11 weeks to go to match Son By Four's A Puro Dolor, which spent 20 weeks at number one in 2000.

No Me Ames, Anthony's duet with his ex-wife Jennifer Lopez, spent seven weeks at the top of the charts in 1999.

Meanwhile, Natalie Cole's gamble in recording an all Spanish-language album has paid off - Natalie Cole En Espanol has s...

Sergio George Brings Salsa Music To The Mainstream With 'Salsa Giants'

June 27th, 2013 4:22pm EDT
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Imagine putting together a dream team of the best in your field. That's what Latin Grammy winner Sergio George did when he assembled the Salsa Giants - a group of legends in salsa music, including Marc Anthony, Oscar De Leon and Nora - for a one-of-a-kind tour, CD and DVD. BFTV recently had the chance to sit down with Sergio and ask him about the creation of and purpose behind this Latin supergroup.

"I would say to get people on the phone, it took about a week. Some had shows, some were in the middle of a tour that had to move some dates around," Sergio explained. But the assembled artists...

Venezuelan Model Shannon de Lima Flaunts Her Sexy Bikini Body In Miami Beach

April 3rd, 2013 7:45pm EDT
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Sexy Venezuelan model Shannon de Lima was spotted showing her fantastic bikini body off in Miami Beach on Tuesday.

The 26-year-old model, who was singer Marc Anthony's rebound after he split from Jennifer Lopez in 2011, was the runner up in the 2005 Miss Earth Venezuela pageant. She lost to Alexandra Braun, who went on to become Miss Earth 2005.

Shannon split from Marc -- who is nearly 20 years older -- in January after a year together. She was spotted in Miami with new beau Rommy Gianni, the captain of Monte Carlo's Polo team; and cuddling with her dog.

Last month, Anthony was spotted w...

Marc Anthony Dating British Socialite Chloe Green?

March 1st, 2013 6:50pm EST
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Latin superstar Marc Anthony has struck up a new romance with the 21-year-old daughter of British retail tycoon Sir Philip Green.

The singer, 44, was spotted enjoying a day out with socialite Chloe Green at Disneyland in California on Tuesday. The pair hugged and held hands as they walked around the themepark with Anthony's kids with ex-wife Jennifer Lopez, Emme and Max.

Green was spotted carrying little Emme and enjoying several rides with the five year old.

Anthony and Lopez have socialized with Green and her billionaire father in the past - the former couple attended several dinner...

Jennifer Lopez Struggled With Marc Anthony Split On 'Parker' Set

January 18th, 2013 5:38am EST
Jennifer Lopez's split from husband Marc Anthony took its toll on the set of new action movie Parker - she was so depressed there were mornings she couldn't function or raise a smile.

The couple separated in July, 2011 after seven years of marriage, and Lopez admits she didn't have time to mourn the break-up because she was preparing to face off with Jason Statham in the new crime thriller, which started shooting a month later.

In the film, the On the Floor hit-maker plays a real estate agent ironically recovering from a divorce, and while Lopez had no trouble relating to her character,...

Marc Anthony's Alimony Agreement Revealed

November 18th, 2012 6:57pm EST
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Latin singer Marc Anthony has been handing $16,500 a month to his Miss Universe ex-wife since their divorce in 2004.

A judge in the Dominican Republic ordered the Latin Grammy Award-winner to pay Dayanara Torres $3,500 a month in alimony and $6,500 a month in child support for each of their two sons, Cristian, 11, and Ryan, nine.

The order was made public for the first time as Torres has recently moved to the U.S. and had to file paperwork in a Los Angeles court so it can be enforced in America, according to editors at, who obtained the documents.

The couple wed in Las Vegas in 2...

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