Singer and actress Jennifer Lopez recently performed in the "One World: Together at Home" television special to celebrate health care workers during the coronavirus pandemic. Lopez is known best for playing Selena in the biopic of the same name and for starring in romantic comedies "Maid in Manhattan" and "The Wedding Planner." Lopez has released eight studio albums and has toured the world with her music. Here's a look back at moments throughout her career.
Actress Jennifer Lopez arrives at the MTV Movie Awards in Santa Monica, Calif., on May 30, 1998. Lopez was nominated for Best Female Performance and Best Kiss for "Out of Sight." Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI
Lopez, the grand marshall of the Puerto Rican Day Parade, waves to the crowd as she rides up Fifth Avenue on June 13, 1999 in New York City. Lopez has Puerto Rican heritage, but was born in the Bronx in New York City. Photo by Hayden Roger Celestin/UPI
Lopez (L), and then boyfriend Sean "Puffy" Combs, arrive at the MTV Video Music Awards in New York City on September 7, 2000. Lopez won Best Dance Video for "Waiting for Tonight." Photo by Laura Cavanaugh/UPI
Lopez attends the premiere of "The Wedding Planner" in Culver City, Calif., on January 23, 2001. Lopez plays Mary Fiore in the film. She became the first female artist to have the No. 1 movie ("The Wedding Planner") and the No. 1 album ("J. Lo") in one week. Photo by Russs Einhorn/Star Max/UPI
Lopez, with her then boyfriend and dancer Cris Judd (R), performs live on "Today" on July 13, 2001 in New York City. Lopez and Judd got married later that year and divorced in 2003. Photo by Laura Cavanaugh/UPI