- Category: Coming Soon
- Published: Tuesday, 28 November 2023 15:57
The last time Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez partnered on a film in 2003 for GIGLI, the two lovebirds were roasted. Jennifer 2.0 is collaborating once again on a unique project. Lopez's next album in nearly a decade, This Is Me Now' will be accompanied by a film written by Lopez and Affleck which looks to be a Bollywood-style musical in the short clip released.
The press release describes the personal project as JLo's "intimate, reflective, sexy, funny, fantastical and highly entertaining musical and visual reimagining of her publicly scrutinized love life." In the first look clip, the actor/musician reveals her childhood dream was not global domination but love. The Nuyorican is celebrating her fairytale ending with Affleck, and it seems she's sharing it with the world through her music and acting.
THIS IS ME…NOW: THE FILM will debut on Prime Video simultaneously with the album release on February 16, 2024. Lopez's first single "Can't Get Enough" from the new album will be released on January 10, 2024.
Jennifer Lopez’s long-awaited musical experience THIS IS ME… NOW begins with the release on February 16th, 2024 of a new full-length ALBUM and FILM inspired by the music.
The release of This Is Me…Now, Lopez’s first studio album in nearly a decade, celebrates the anniversary of its sister album, This is Me…Then, completing a 20 year journey. The album, written and executive produced by Lopez and Rogét Chayed, along with Angel Lopez, Jeff "Gitty" Gitelman, HitBoy, Tay Keith and INK among others, effortlessly blends R&B, contemporary pop sounds and hip-hop beats, combined with her emotional signature vocals is Lopez’s most honest and personal yet.
This is Me…Now: The Film is like nothing you’ve ever seen from JL. A narrative driven, intimate, reflective, sexy, funny, fantastical and highly entertaining musical and visual reimagining of her publicly scrutinized love life. Along with Director Dave Meyers, Lopez creates a genre-redefining immersive cinematic experience: an extravagant visual and sonic feast with impressive choreography, star studded cameos, costumes, sets and blockbuster-worthy visuals. Although an astonishing vivid spectacle, the film is ultimately a heartfelt ode to JL’s journey of self-healing and everlasting belief in fairytale endings. Audiences will be captivated and leave hopeful that true love can be more than a dream.
Amazon MGM Studios has acquired and will release Nuyorican Productions’ This Is Me…Now: The Film on Prime Video in more than 240 countries and territories worldwide. Nuyorican/BMG will distribute the highly anticipated This Is Me…Now: The Album.
Can't Get Enough, the first single from This Is Me…Now: The Album, will be released on Wednesday, January 10, 2024, and is available to pre-save today on all major streamers along with a 30-second sound clip on social platforms.