As a result of an opinion article published by The New York Times newspaper expressing disappointment with the fact that a woman who represents feminism like Jennifer López wore her husband’s last name, Ben Affleck, The American artist of Puerto Rican origin responded during an interview for the December cover of Vogue magazine.
“People are still going to call me Jennifer Lopez. But my legal name will be Mrs. Affleck because we are united. We are husband and wife. IM proud of that. I don’t think that’s a problem.”explained the actress and singer.
On whether she would agree that the protagonist of “Batman” adopt the last name “López”, the also businesswoman said “No! It’s not traditional. It doesn’t have any romance. It feels like it’s a power move, you know? what I mean? I have a lot of control over my own life and destiny and I feel empowered as a woman and as a person. I can understand that people have their feelings about it, and that’s okay too.”
For “The Bronx Diva”being called “Mrs. Affleck” is “romantic” and “it still gives me tradition and romance, and maybe I’m that kind of girl.”
In April, JLo announced in a video on her website that she was engaged to Affleck for the second time. in the short can be seen when “Jenny From The Block”, between tears, it shows the spectacular emerald jewel accompanied by two diamonds on the sides. Finally, the Hollywood stars They confirmed their marriage on July 17.