Jennifer Lopez opens up about her latest role and how excited she is to star in the action-thriller.
Thursday’s episode of The View, Shotgun Wedding Actress and producer says her upcoming film The Mother is “very fun” and “a lot of work” while filming .
In Nikki Caro’s film, Lopez plays an assassin fleeing dangerous assailants. But she goes into hiding to protect the daughter she gave up at an early age.
For the role, she had to undergo regular combat training, but she explained that it was “by design”. We must be efficient. I can’t play eight hours a day. After about an hour, I thought, okay. So they had to be very efficient and they choreographed almost like a dance, which was fine with me because I’m a dancer. ”
Shades of Blue actress and executive producer also reflects on her career, saying she is very Excited to be in an action role now, like her role in The Mother. But then she joked that she wished she could get “I These types of characters that you get now, it’s funny when I’m a little bit more, you know, lively. But, you know, younger.
Overall, she says these types of roles “are kind of empowering and make me feel strong and good.” This is great. “
Later in the conversation, the Hustlers actress and producer got emotional talking about her husband Ben Affleck watched him become a father and said: “It brought tears to my eyes.
Lopez shares teens with ex-husband Marc Anthony and Affleck shares three kids with ex-wife Jennifer Garner.
“Honestly, he’s my Best dad I’ve ever met,” she said. He was so involved. He would sometimes teach me how to interact with the kids. Learned a lot, you could tell when he had his kids, he must have read every book and everything you could possibly learn about kids and he applied it. He was there, All you could ask for is a gift, a loving father who cares and shows up every day, that’s what he is.”