Back in 2021, a rumor about a possible romance brewing between Brad Pitt and Jennifer Lopez made the rounds. This rumor surfaced exactly when Lopez was having relationship issues with then-fiance Alex Rodriguez. However, Pitt cleared the rumor from his side by joking about the whole thing.
A-Rod and Lopez were one of the trendiest couples at the time and were engaged to be married soon. But the allegations of cheating finally came between their relationship. And the pair eventually decided to split in 2021. It was reported that they broke up in a friendly manner and even had their last public dinner at the same hotel where they had their first.
Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez’s Relationship
A long time before they had even started dating, Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez had already met once in 2005. Reportedly the two met each other for the first time that year during a Yankees game. However, afterward, the two did not meet each other again for 12 years.
In 2017, the pair encountered each other once again. Later they instantly transitioned from friends to lovers. Lopez and Rodriguez got engaged to each other in 2019 during a vacation in the Bahamas. At the time, the pair was one of the most adored couples and were also considered a power couple.
Fans of the two loved the pair and how they looked so deeply in love. However, rumors about a split surfaced in 2021. Allegations were put up against A-Rod saying he was involved in an affair. Around the same time, a rumor about a brewing romance between Brad Pitt and JLo also surfaced. Amid all this, Lopez and A-Rod released a joint statement saying,
“All the reports are inaccurate. We are working through some things.”
Nevertheless, they eventually separated and went their own ways in July 2021.
What was the Jennifer Lopez and Brad Pitt Dating Rumor All About?
In 2021, cheating allegations against A-Rod and the rumor of a possible split between him and Jennifer Lopez were making the rounds in the media. At the same time, a rumored link-up between Brad Pitt and JLo also surfaced.
Sources reported that Rodriguez was already putting all of his efforts into maintaining his romance with the Ain’t Your Mama singer at the time. And the arrival of a new name between the pair could have made it worse. However, the tension was broken by Pitt himself as according to him he was taken by surprise by the rumors.
According to an insider source, the Fight Club actor joked about the reports of a brewing relationship between him and the Dance Again singer. Pitt gave the reason for his surprise by recalling how Lopez had chosen Harry Styles over Brad Pitt during a ‘Who’d You Rather?’ game on the Ellen Degeneres show. Pitt further jokingly said that he had taken that as an insult and was still wounded by it. According to the source Lopez had to bring an A-game with the actor following that.
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