Kim Kardashian Just Hinted at Her First Major Movie Role with Jennifer Lopez
From reality television to the beauty world and even the inside The White House — Kim Kardashian has constantly proven that she can’t be placed in a box. The Keeping Up with the Kardashians star has reiterated time and time again that her favorite mood is being underestimated. Once again she’s proving that there are no limits to what she can do.
Along with KUWTK —the mom of four is also a business mogul with three thriving brands — KKW Beauty, KKW Fragrance and her latest venture, Skims. In addition to all of this, the starlet is also taking an intensive law internship in preparation for the 2022 California State bar exam while advocating for prison reform. Honestly, we don’t know when she finds time to sleep.
Now, it looks like North, Saint, Chicago and Psalm’s mom is ready to add yet another title to her resume –her first major acting role. And, just in case you thought Kardashian was about to start small –you were dead wrong.
Kim Kardashian is starring in a new movie with Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez has been on her acting game since her stellar 1997 breakout role in the iconic biopic, Selena. In fact, she is the first Latina woman to ever earn $1 million for a starring role. Since then, Lopez has gone on to act in everything from Maid in Manhattan to her recent role in the outstanding drama —Hustlers. It looks like Kardashian is ready to put on her acting hat and follow in Lopez’s footsteps.
In a recent Instagram video –E! News host Jason Kennedy asked the beauty mogul, “You’re working on something with J.Lo?” Kardashian broke into a huge grin and replied, “I am. My first big acting gig with Jennifer Lopez.” Unfortunately, the deets of Kardashian and Lopez’s new movie are super under wraps, but Kardashian did gush that she’s “so excited.” In fact, she ended the video gasping– “Me and Jennifer Lopez.”
Kim Kardashian could be starring in Jennifer Lopez’s upcoming movie, ‘Marry Me’
Kardashian isn’t exactly a stranger to acting. She’s had small roles in 2009’s Deep in the Valley starring Chris Pratt. Also in 2013, she starred in Tyler Perry’s Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor. However, if she’s in Lopez’s upcoming film, Marry Me –this would be her biggest role to date. According to The Hollywood Reporter:
Marry Me centers on a pop superstar (Lopez) who, moments before marrying her rock-star fiancé at Madison Square Garden, finds out that he was cheating on her with her assistant and spontaneously melts down onstage and picks a random math teacher (Owen Wilson) out of the crowd to marry instead.
Kim Kardashian has always looked up to Jennifer Lopez
A mega-star and multihyphenate in all respects — Lopez has always been one of Kardashian’s idols. In 2018 after hosting a screening of the actress/singer’s film Second Act — Kardashian gushed,
My inspiration for everything has been Jennifer Lopez. I would try and see what shoes she’d wear, what makeup, what hair — I became obsessed with glam because of Jennifer.
Honestly, we’re super excited about these ladies teaming up.