Following Ben Affleck’s controversial Howard Stern interview, J.Lo reportedly was offended about his feedback — however the star cleared the air with a press release of her personal.
Jennifer Lopez, 52, is setting the report straight about her emotions on beau Ben Affleck‘s latest SiriusXM interview with Howard Stern. Following stories that she was reportedly “pissed” about Ben’s out-of-context feedback about his marriage to Jennifer Garner — notably that he felt “trapped” of their relationship — J.Lo says this isn't the case. “This story is just not true,” she mentioned to PEOPLE journal. “It's not how I really feel…I couldn’t have extra respect for Ben as a father, a co-parent, and an individual,” she added. HollywoodLife has additionally reached out for a press release.
Jennifer was reportedly “pissed” following the interview, with Page Six including, “She is getting pulled into this as a result of she is courting him. She doesn’t need to be dragged into this.” The report additionally mentioned that J.Lo “has met Jennifer Garner” and is “attempting to get to know her and Ben’s children” (the Maid In Manhattan star was noticed trick-or-treating along with her twins Max and Emme, 13, together with Jennifer Garner and her three youngsters Violet, 16, and Seraphina, 12, and son Samuel, 9).
Through the candid dialog with Howard, Ben overtly talked about his and struggles, together with his childhood and upbringing, failed marriage, and fatherhood. “We had a wedding that didn’t work, this occurs, with someone that I really like and respect, however to whom I shouldn’t be married any longer…I knew she was a superb mother,” he mentioned on the radio present, relating his habit to alcohol. “A part of why I began consuming … as a result of I used to be trapped,” he mentioned.
The feedback shortly went viral on social media as followers interpreted Ben’s feedback as blame on Jennifer Garner for his alcoholism. Over the course of his marriage, Ben did search assist and examine into rehab a number of instances — together with most not too long ago in 2019. Jennifer Garner and Ben finalized their divorce a yr prior in 2018 following a separation interval.
The Boston native appeared on Jimmy Kimmel’s present a day dater his chat with Howard to clarify what he said. “They'd, actually, taken the dialog I had for 2 hours and made it appear as if I used to be saying the precise reverse of what I mentioned,” he mentioned. “I had gone on and mentioned, like, how a lot we respect one another and cared about one another and cared about our youngsters and put them first and went by our stuff. And so they mentioned I had blamed my ex spouse for my alcoholism and that I used to be ‘trapped’ and simply made me out to be the worst, most insensitive, silly terrible man.”