White dresses look good on Jennifer Lopez.
The superstar married Ben Affleck in Las Vegas on July 16, 2022 and wore two different wedding dresses for the happy occasion, including one she described as “from an old movie”.
While it’s unclear which movie she was referring to, the singer-slash-actress has said “yes” in a remarkable number of films over the years, from 2001’s “The Wedding Planner” to “Marry Me” 2022. And for this on-screen nuptials, she wore bridal looks ranging from a simple ivory sheath to an embellished couture.
Lopez also walked down the aisle four times in real life; before marrying Affleck, she was married to Marc Anthony from 2004 to 2014, Cris Judd from 2001 to 2004 and Ojani Noa from 1997 to 1998.
Here, take a look at every wedding dress worn by J.Lo, both for her real weddings and in the movies.
Marriage to Ben Affleck (2022)
To wed her former “Gigli” co-star in Sin City, Lopez wore a duo of dresses, including an off-the-shoulder lace dress from Zuhair Murad’s bridal collection with long sleeves, a corseted bodice and a ponytail train of fish. She teamed the look with a traditional lace-edged veil, a bridal bouquet and, of course, her jaw-dropping green diamond engagement ring.
While confirming the nuptials in her On The JLo newsletter, the “Waiting for Tonight” hitmaker also shared photos and video of herself in a sleeveless floral jacquard Alexander McQueen.
“I’ve had this dress for so many years, and I just saved it, saved it, saved it, and now I’m wearing it on my wedding day,” she gushed with her second look.
“Shotgun Wedding” (2022)
Lopez stars alongside Josh Duhamel in this upcoming film in which, according to IMDb, “a couple’s extravagant destination wedding is hijacked by criminals.”
Judging from the set photos the film’s leading lady shared on social media, she seems to be spending much of the film in this corseted wedding dress with a tiered skirt, which is getting more and more tattered. as the plot progresses.
“Marry Me” (2022)
As music superstar Kat Valdez, J.Lo wears this spectacular Zuhair Murad Couture creation covered in metallic embroidery and embellishments to marry handsome Bastian (Maluma) in front of thousands of fans. But when she finds out he’s cheating on her, she decides to say “yes” to a random audience member (Owen Wilson) instead.
“The dress weighed 95 pounds and required five people to carry it and an entourage to get Jennifer in and out, but it gave the dress that bulk,” costume designer Caroline Duncan told Variety, adding that the dress was “extremely heavy.” is intended to serve as a visual metaphor for the character’s overly large and over-the-top public nuptials.
“The Singer” (2006)
Filmed just a few years after Lopez and her co-star Marc Anthony got married for real, this biopic is based on the life of the late salsa singer Héctor Lavoe. As Lavoe’s wife, Puchi, J.Lo wore this empire waist lace dress with a flowing veil.
“Monster in Law” (2005)
The “Let’s Get Loud” crooner and Jane Fonda (in the lead role) butt heads in this rom-com, which sees Lopez wearing an ivory SaeYoung Vu Couture gown and gloves fit for a princess. (So as not to be overshadowed, Fonda’s character comes in a white dress of her own.)
Marriage to Marc Anthony (2004)
Lopez exchanged vows with Anthony in the backyard of her Beverly Hills home, wearing a strapless Vera Wang dress, Neil Lane jewelry and a romantic edged veil.
Slim’s (Lopez) wedding to the abusive Mitch (Billy Campbell) in this early thriller may have been far from a fairy tale, but with beaded spaghetti straps and an ornate veil, the bridal look of her character was undeniably beautiful.
Marriage to Cris Judd (2001)
Lopez married dancer/choreographer Cris Judd in a stunning Valentino gown featuring floral lace and sheer embellished sleeves.
“The Wedding Planner” (2001)
In one of J.Lo’s most beloved rom-coms, her character, wedding planner Mary Fiore, prepares to say “I do” to Justin Chambers’ Massimo in a vintage-style boatneck dress and hat. casemate with a polka dot veil. (She ends up ending up with the good guy, Steve, Matthew McConaughey’s dimple doctor).
When Meghan Markle married Prince Harry in a similar Givenchy design in 2018, comparisons between the two dresses flooded social media.
“I got a lot of texts about Meghan Markle’s wedding dress,” costume designer Pam Chilton told Glamour. “I’m like, ‘Well, I’m sure it’s a coincidence.’ But she was at a good rom-com age when the movie came out – she could have watched it at sleepovers!
Marriage to Ojani Noa (1997)
To marry her first husband, actor Ojani Noa, Lopez wore an elegant sleeveless white lace dress and styled her hair in a high bun adorned with flowers.