Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez Have ‘Hope’ Amid Marriage Troubles: Sources

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez Have ‘Hope’ Amid Marriage Troubles: Sources

Jennifer Lopez AND Ben Affleck “they are doing their thing now,” says a source in the latest issue Us Weekly.

“Jennifer suggested they just take some time to think about it,” the source explained, reiterating that the couple are currently “living separate lives.”

Despite Lopez’s recent solo trip to Europe, she and Affleck, 51, “still haven’t made a decision” on their rumored split, a second insider says Usadding that there is still a “faint glimmer of hope” for reconciliation.

“They are going through so much, both individually and as a couple,” a third source revealed. Us“It may take some time to see if this complicated moment can resolve itself and if they come back together (as) better people.”

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Despite the tough times, Lopez and Affleck, 54, hope to remain “friendly” in the future. “They don’t hate each other — they’re (just) going through a tough time,” the third source added.

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez. MICHAEL TRAN/AFP via Getty Images

Lopez and Affleck have a long romantic history. They met on the set of Gigli in the early 2000s and became engaged in November 2002, but never married and separated in early 2004.

Years after their first relationship, Lopez and Affleck rekindled their romance in 2021. They got engaged for a second time in April 2022 and walked down the aisle three months later. However, earlier this year, fans began to question the couple’s marriage status when they weren’t seen together for 47 days.

In May, Us confirmed that Affleck had moved out of the Beverly Hills home he shared with Lopez. The following month, Us confirmed that the couple intends to sell the home.

Neither of them has spoken publicly about their relationship before, but tensions surfaced during Lopez’s recent interview. Atlas press tour.

“You know better than that,” she replied when asked about her marriage after her co-worker Simu Liu he stood in her defense.

Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck. Stefania D’Alessandro/Getty Images

Despite their issues, both Lopez and Affleck are still wearing their wedding rings. A source told The Post last month Us that the duo “cannot come to an agreement (and) are discussing divorce as an option.” A second insider noted that Lopez is “trying to figure out her next project,” especially after the cancellation of her summer tour.

“Jennifer has been trying to fix this for months and has been pushing for the situation to be fixed,” the third source added at the time.

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