The Boricua star from the Bronx has found a way to insert her talent into several industries. A dancer, singer, American Idol judge, clothing designer, and actress, Jennifer Lopez is a jack of all trades. JLo continues to solidify her role in the movie industry with her newest project. While not everyone was a fan of her most recent work in The Boy Next Door, JLo is not bowing out of her actress title anytime soon.
Mothers I’d Like To… is another collaboration of Universal Pictures and Jennifer Lopez. If the title has anything to do with the popular phrase MILF (mother I’d like to f***), we know exactly why JLo is deserving of the role. Who’s aged better than the 45-year-old mother of twins? It’s set to be a comedy; oh how we love JLo’s rom-coms. We’ll have to wait to see how this plays out, but at least we have all these movies she’s done keeping us company while we wait.
In Enough, she played Slim, a wife who got sick of fleeing her abusive husband. After mastering some fighting skills, she took on her husband and boy did that training prepare her!
#9 Maid in Manhattan
Maid in Manhattan showed us single mom Marisa's transformation from maid of a posh hotel to senator's girlfriend.
#8 Wedding Planner
What happens when you fall in love with the groom whose wedding you are planning? Mary's story in the Wedding Planner shows just how sticky the situation can get.
#7 Angel Eyes
Angel Eyes joins two damaged souls helping each other cope with some dark parts of their past. You're always rooting for Sharon and Catch.
Monster-in-Law is a comedic approach to the strained relationships some mother-in-laws and daughter-in-laws face. Can she let them be happily married already?
Jennifer Lopez's role as Selena propelled her into stardom. The uncanny resemblance between the two and her ability to master all of Selena's mannerisms made this biopic a classic.
#4 El Cantante
El Cantante tells salsa legend Hector Lavoe's story through his wife's words. JLo plays Puchi alongside Marc Anthony who plays the salsero.
#3 The Back-up Plan
You don't have to wait for a husband to start your family, which is why Zoe goes through artificial insemination to have a baby. Afterwards she meets her soul mate, but now what?
#2 Shall We Dance
JLo got to showcase her dancing skills by playing a dance instructor, Paulina, who helps a man find his new favorite hobby.
Death by snake is scary and very sudden. Anaconda made us never want to dive into murky waters.