Jennifer Lopez Has Formed a ‘Friendship’ With Jennifer Garner After Ben Affleck Wedding

Gal buddies! There’s no dangerous blood between Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck’s ex-wife, Jennifer Garner — in reality, the 2 ladies are nearer than ever.

“Now that Jen and Jen have been coparenting, they’ve been attending to know one another higher and have fashioned a really new friendship,” an insider completely reveals within the. newest situation of Us Weekly, noting that Garner, 50, “can’t consider how candy” Lopez, 53, is to her children.

“They actually get pleasure from one another,” the supply says.

The Alias alum and the Argo director, 50, had been married for 10 years earlier than calling it quits in 2015. The coparents share three kids collectively: Violet, 16, Seraphina, 13, and Samuel, 10. Lopez, for her half, shares twins Emme and Max, 14, with ex-husband Marc Anthony, to whom she was married from 2004 to 2014.


Jennifer Lopez, Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck.
Shutterstock (3)

In Might 2021, twenty years since their first shot at love within the early 2000s, Us confirmed that Lopez and Affleck had been “full-on courting” after she ended her engagement to Alex Rodriguez earlier that 12 months. Affleck proposed in April and the lovebirds tied the knot in a shock Las Vegas ceremony three months later. In August, they celebrated with family and friends in Georgia.

Earlier this month, the Marry Me star praised Garner and Affleck for his or her amicable cut up. “[She’s] an incredible coparent, they usually work very well collectively,” Lopez instructed Vogue.

As for the way she and the Good Will Searching star are dealing with the newly blended household, Lopez defined that it’s all about taking it one step at a time.

Jennifer Lopez, Jen Garner Formed ‘Friendship’ After Ben Affleck Wedding
Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP/Shutterstock

“The transition is a course of that must be dealt with with a lot care,” she mentioned. “They’ve so many emotions. They’re teenagers. Nevertheless it’s going very well thus far.”

The “Ready for Tonight” artist added that she hopes her and Affleck’s kids will see the rising brood as having a brand new “ally” of their lives. “Somebody who actually loves and cares about them however can have a unique perspective and assist me see issues that I can’t see with my children as a result of I’m so emotionally tied up,” she shared.

Whereas getting the children used to a brand new day by day life-style could have its challenges, the love between Lopez and Affleck comes as simply because it did the primary time round.

“Folks in my life know that he was a really, very particular individual in my life,” she gushed to Vogue. “Once we reconnected, these emotions for me had been nonetheless very actual. … All we’ve ever wished was to sort of come to a spot of peace in our lives the place we actually felt that kind of affection that you just really feel once you’re very younger and surprise should you can have that once more.”

Garner, who has been in a relationship with John Miller since 2018, hasn’t publicly commented on the brand new household dynamic, however a supply beforehand instructed Us that the ladies had been amicable.

“J. Lo has Jennifer Garner’s seal of approval,” the insider instructed Us in June 2021, including that the “On the Flooring” singer  is a form and great individual and an incredible mom.”

For extra on Lopez and Garner’s friendship, decide up the newest situation of Us Weekly, on newsstands now.