Our generation knows Jennifer Lopez for the most part, and as a Latina, pop and R&B singer that has the ability to top the charts for weeks on end. Apart from her voice, talent and momentous impact in the music industry, she has actually had her fair share and continues to be in the limelight on the film industry.
She first made her appearance on a film in My Little Girl back in 1986. In 1997, She played the role of Selena Quintanilla-Perez, a Mexican-American singer and entertainer, in the film depicted from a true life story, the movie Selena.
From there, she has been cast to several movies as lead or supporting actress on blockbuster movies such as Anaconda (1997), Out of Sight (1998), The Wedding Planner (2001), and more.
She also ventured into the crime and thriller genre with the movie Enough in 2002. She was also cast in comedies and romantic comedies such as Maid in Manhattan (2002), Shall We Dance? (2004) and Monster-in-Law (2005), while also voice acting on several animated films. Her latest film is the Second Act which is another comedy and drama, released in 2018.