Ben Affleck starred as the supportive boyfriend on Tuesday night.
The actor, 49, was spotted in the audience at the iHeartRadio Music Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, cheering on his girlfriend Jennifer Lopez as she accepted the prestigious Icon Award.
The “Tender Bar” star was seated in the front row with her 10-year-old son, Samuel, and Lopez’s 14-year-old daughter, Emme.
“I appreciate it so, so, very much. I wish I could tell you the awards were the most important to me, but it’s not true,” Lopez, 52, said onstage as she accepted her host price LL Cool J.
“And don’t think I don’t like shiny, sparkly things, because I like them!” I can’t lie, everyone knows I do. But that’s not why I’m doing this. That’s not what matters most to me. I really do it for you guys.
Lopez added that because of all her fans supporting her, she wakes up every day doing what she loves “most in life.”
“It’s the most wonderful blessing. It’s a gift you give me and I just want to thank you for it,” she said. “You are the ones who give me the opportunity to live every day. a life I couldn’t even imagine would come true when I was a little girl growing up in the Bronx.”
She continued, “You did this for me! You made this dream come true and I am shaking! I will always be grateful to each and every one of you for this. And I will never forget it, and I will never, ever take it. for granted.
The “Let’s Get Loud” singer concluded her speech by thanking everyone who “believed in her” over the years.
“Thank you for teaching me who I really am. Icon. I can overcome negativity, and so can you, in any moment,” she said. begin.
Affleck shares son Samuel with ex-wife Jennifer Garner, as well as daughters Violet, 16, and Seraphina, 13. Lopez shares twins Emme and Maximilian, 14, with ex-husband Marc Anthony.
Lopez and Affleck, who were previously engaged, rekindled their romance in April 2021 after the singer split from Alex Rodriguez.
“I don’t think anyone was more surprised than us,” the “Marry Me” star recently said on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” adding, “You could never imagine something like this could happen. is a beautiful thing.