Jennifer Lopez is an actress, dancer, fashion designer, singer, and television producer. Also, she is a businesswoman. Her career has spanned more than 25 years. Right now, she is one of Hollywood’s biggest A-list celebrities in the world. By the way, how much is Jennifer Lopez’s net worth? Let us find out that information here.
Jennifer Lopez’s net worth
Jennifer Lopez’s net worth is estimated to be approximately $400 million. That makes her $50 million richer than her partner named Alex Rodriguez’s $350 million net worth. So, Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez have a net worth of $750 million.
In the year of 2005, Jennifer Lopez was paid $15 million to star in Monster-In-Law. She made $12 million per year as a guest judge on American Idol. Also, she has starred in a series of television ads for the Italian automaker Fiat. Between June 2017 and June 2018, she could earn $50 million from her various endeavors. Between June 2018 and June 2019, she earned $43 million.
Career of Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez moved out of her parents’ home and into an apartment in Manhattan after that one college semester, over disagreements regarding her desire to reach a career in dance and acting. Jennifer performed in productions of Jesus Christ Superstar and Oklahoma. Then, she worked for the chorus of Golden Musicals of Broadway, that toured Europe for 5 months.
From there, Jennifer got a job as a singer, dancer, and choreographer on the show Synchronicity in Japan. In the year of 1991, Jennifer was a backup dancer for the New Kids on the Block and performed with them at the 18th Annual American Music Awards. Not long after that, she also landed her job as a Fly Girl dancer on In Living Color. Jennifer Lopez beat out 2,000 applicants and then moved to Los Angeles for the job. She remained a regular cast member through 1993 once she decided to reach an acting career.
From 1993 to 1995, Jennifer Lopez had minor roles in television shows and films. In the year of 1995, her breakout film role came, when she won the title role in the biopic Selena. In the movie, she played the late Tejano singer, Selena. After that, she went on to show in Anaconda, Out of Sight, The Wedding Planner, and An Unfinished Life, among lots of other films.
In August 2003, she starred opposite Ben Affleck in the romantic comedy film. The film was a box office bomb. It is considered as one of the worst films of all time. The poor reception of that film was attributed to negative press preceding its release. Later, Jennifer Lopez explained this as the lowest point of her career. In March 2004, she had a role in Jersey Girl. During childbirth within the first 15 minutes of the film, her character dies.
In May 2005, alongside Jane Fonda, Jennifer Lopez starred in the romantic comedy Monster-in-Law. The film’s marketing played up Lopez’s Gigli-and-tabloid tarnished image, and it was a box office success.
In the year of 2016, Jennifer Lopez starred as Detective Harlee Santos in NBC’s crime drama series Shades of Blue, as a single mother and also police detective. For your information, NBC’s crime drama series Shades of Blue premiered on January 7, 2016, giving the network its most-watched debut in seven years with 8.7 million viewers. Drama series Shades of Blue was renewed for a second season. It premiered in March 2017. The series was renewed for a 3rd season in the same month of the year.
In the year of 2019, she starred in and executive produced the film Hustlers. It was inspired by a real story about a group of strippers in New York City who fool wealthy men. Jennifer’s portrayal of a veteran stripper gave her the highest opening weekend at the box office for a live-action film with $33.2 million. Also, she was nominated for the Best Supporting Actress at the Golden Globes, Critic’s Choice Movie Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, and Independent Spirit Awards.
Jennifer Lopez kicked off her musical career with her debut album “On the 6” in the year of 1999. Jennifer has recorded some studio albums, including a Spanish-language album. Apparently, both her songs and her albums have spent significant time on the Billboard charts. On November 25, 2002, her third studio album: This Is Me, was released. It was dedicated to Ben Affleck. Later, the album’s lead single “Jenny from the Block”, was explained by MTV News as her most iconic song. From 1999 to 2014, Jennifer Lopez released eight albums.
In May 2015, Jennifer Lopez announced her Las Vegas residency concert show. It premiered on January 20, 2016. It took place at Planet Hollywood’s Zappos Theater, titled All I Have. Jennifer Lopez signed a contract extending her Las Vegas residency for 3 years. The residency was profitable, and she performed 120 shows. On September 29, 2018, the residency concluded and reached over $100 million in ticket sales during its three-year run.
Jennifer Lopez performed the halftime show for Super Bowl LIV on February 2, 2020 in Miami, Florida, when the San Francisco 49ers faced off against the Kansas City Chiefs.
Jennifer Lopez spent some seasons as a guest judge on American Idol. She joined the show for its 10th season and then returned for the 11th season.
In the year of 2003, Jennifer Lopez debuted her designer clothing line, JLO. In the same year, she also released her first fragrance, that has spawned a number of fragrance products.
Real Estate of Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez has a number of great properties from the Bronx to Bel Air. She has homes in Miami, LA, and New York. Her primary West Coast residence is a sprawling estate on 8-acres in Los Angeles’ chic Bel Air neighborhood where she lives part of the year with Alex Rodriguez and their four children. She purchased this home from Sela Ward for $28 million in 2016.