and Ben are engaged — again
Lopez announced the engagement in a short video via her fan newsletter, On The JLo, in which she stares adoringly at a green-hued diamond ring.
“You’re perfect,” Lopez says in a voiceover as romantic music plays
Lopez teased the “exciting and special” announcement on Facebook earlier Friday evening.
Lopez, 52, and Affleck, 49, sparked engagement rumors earlier this week
When she was photographed wearing a ring on her wedding finger while shopping in LA with 14-year-old daughter Emme.
The couple first started dating in 2002 and were quickly dubbed “Bennifer” by fans and the media alike.
By November of that year, Affleck proposed to Lopez with a 6.1-carat pink diamond by Harry Winston. The massive sparkler reportedly cost
Lopez addressed her initial engagement during a sit-down with Diane Sawyer in the 2000s, where she described her fiancé as “brilliantly smart”
She went on to call her stunning ring “the most magnificent thing I’ve ever seen.”
Lopez called off the engagement in early 2004, and was married to singer Marc Anthony by June of the same year