Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez announce breakup in new statement

The stars revealed on Thursday that they are formally ending their two-year engagement.

“We have realized we are better as friends and look forward to remaining so,” an agent for Lopez informed CNN in a declaration initially reported by NBC. “We will continue to work together and support each other on our shared businesses and projects. We wish the best for each other and one another’s children. Out of respect for them, the only other comment we have to say is thank you to everyone who has sent kind words and support.”

The news of their split comes one month after they clarified reports they had actually separated and informed CNN at the time that they were “working through some things.”
Rodriguez and Lopez have actually remained in a relationship given that 2017. The couple have actually been engaged given that March 2019.

It would have been the 4th marital relationship for Lopez, who separated vocalist Marc Anthony in 2014, and the 2nd for Rodriguez, who has actually been separated given that 2008.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.