Jennifer Lopez released a new clip to Instagram on Thursday to promote the soundtrack for her February film Marry Me.
In the collection of montages, the siren was seen kissing her co-star Owen Wilson, 53, on the lips. He plays the fan whom she marries on the spot after she finds out her pop star fiancé (played by Maluma) has cheated on her and left her alone at the altar on a concert stage.
This comes seven months after the 52-year-old actress started her romance with former fiancé Ben Affleck, 49.
Smooch: Jennifer Lopez released a new clip to Instagram on Thursday to promote the soundtrack for her February film Marry Me. In the collection of montages, the siren was seen kissing her co-star Owen Wilson on the lips
A slow lean in: She is seen in slow motion going in for the kiss. Wilson plays the fan who she marries on the spot after she finds out her pop star fiancé (played by Maluma) has cheated on her and left her alone at the altar
But her heart belongs to Ben: This comes seven months after the 52-year-old actress started her romance with former fiancé Ben Affleck. Seen in December
JLo and Affleck have been seen making public displays of affection all over the world as they seem to have taken a very serious turn quickly.
‘Marry Me Movie soundtrack tracklist activated!!! Listen to the new On My Way @TELYKast remix and pre-save the soundtrack at 12am local time!!! Soundtrack drops February 4!!!’ she wrote in her caption.
The crooner also added singer Maluma.
In time for V Day: For the Marry Me poster Lopez holds hands with Wilson
She goes for it: ‘They say if you want something different, you have to do something different,’ she says to the crowd as she tells Owen that she wants to marry him. With his his daughter Lou (Chloe Coleman) and his best friend (Sarah Silverman)
Be my man: Jenny points to Owen’s character as he appears on the screen behind her
Will your take Lopez – as Kat – to be your wife? Lopez and Wilson are face to face as he says ‘OK’ to being her husband
The clip shows Lopez singing her On My Way song on stage as scenes from the romantic comedy are show.
Midway through, she is seen kissing Owen on the lips as it is suggested he becomes the love of her life.
In late December she took to Instagram to share a behind-the-scenes look at her next film.
‘Marry Me peek behind the scenes of making Marry Me Movie!!!’ began the star in her caption as she added she produced the film through her company Nuyorican Productions.
Good in green: Lopez took to Instagram in late December to share a behind the scenes look at her next film. She wore a lace dress in a mossy green color
Lopez was also seen in a moss green lace dress with a tie in front as she discussed the movie during a sit-down interview in her Los Angeles home.
‘The fact that you are a celebrity in the public eye, people feel like they have a right to know everything but it’s OK, I do get to have something for myself, right?’ asked Jennifer.
‘And that is what we wanted to show in this movie, not just the celebrity but also the human being,’ said Jennifer.
‘We see this glossy life and it seems perfect,’ said the director Kat Coiro.
‘But when you look at someone like Jennifer who works her butt off, really grueling physical work and mental work, always doing something you see there is a huge divide between celebrity and the kind of talent she is.’
‘How do you stay grounded while living life in the public eye, as a superstar?’ said Jennifer.
She sings in the movie as well: Lopez at a piano as she belts out one of the film’s songs
Jenny works hard: ‘We see this glossy life and it seems perfect,’ said the director Kat Coiro. ‘But when you look at someone like Jennifer who works her butt off, really grueling physical work and mental work, always doing something you see there is a huge divide between celebrity and the kind of talent she is’
She then adds that she stays grounded by remembering where she came from: the Bronx. ‘I don’t feel any different than that person, and that is what people forget, I am just doing things with my life.’
The wrap party is then seen and Jennifer says she and her producer worked on the film for seven years.
‘It touched my heart and I am so excited, I can’t wait for it to come out,’ she is seen telling the cast and crew.
Ready to wed: When the diva learned minutes before the streamed wedding – which is supposed to be watched by 20m people – that her fiancé has cheated, she goes out on stage anyhow and randomly tells a man (Wilson) that she will marry him instead
The crooner was seen all dolled up in a glamorous silver gown.
She plays Kat Valdez who is ready to wed her singer boyfriend Bastian (played by Maluma) on stage in front of their fans to their hit song entitled Marry Me.
But when the diva learned minutes before the streamed wedding – which is supposed to be watched by 20million people – that her fiancé has cheated on her with her assistant, she goes out on stage anyhow.
And then, in a daze, she randomly tells math teacher Charlie Gilbert (Wilson) that she will marry him instead.
‘They say if you want something different, you have to do something different,’ she says to the crowd as she tells Owen that she wants to marry him.
Wilson’s teacher is not familiar with Lopez’s chart-topping songbird and is not sure what to make of being chosen to be her husband.
But he walks up on stage anyhow.
And when the blonde haired Average Joe is asked by glitzy Lopez – who seems to be in a daze from shock – if he wants to marry her on the spot, no questions asked, he for some reason says, ‘OK.’
In her glam room: Jennifer is also seen in a white robe as she gets her makeup done
Another day, another robe: Here she walks in NYC as she heads to a red carpet event
She has the look: In this image she has on a halter dress in gold sequin with her hair back
The two are pronounced man and wife, then kiss on the lips.
After that she runs into Maluma outside the concert hall and he asks Owen if he is a fan. He says no he was not, until that day.
The next day her male advisor tells her to end the marriage to the math geek, but she says no she wants to stay married. ‘I don’t want to be the punch line,’ she says.
Lopez is seen in a black outfit doing yoga in a high rise building with her hair back.
Let’s get to know each other: Her logic is that if she stays married she won’t look like a fool. So she asks Owen’s character to go along with their impromptu wedding and go on dates with her
Is it too much for a down to earth guy? Wilson’s teacher looks nervous about life in the spotlight
She has a busy, pop queen life: The Hustlers actress is seen modeling for Guess, something Lopez does in real life
New look: In her behind the scenes clip she is seen in a black outfit in NYC
A moment for a fan: She takes a second out to pose for a selfie with a young woman
Her logic is that if she stays married she won’t look like a fool. So she asks Owen’s character to go along with their impromptu wedding and go on dates with her.
Wilson’s bumbling everyman agrees, and they are seen getting along as they go out on the town.
On the red carpet with flashbulbs going off, he freezes like a deer in headlights and she reassures him he will be fine.
Later he is seen being chased by the paparazzi as his pal, played by Sarah Silverman, fends them off with a fire extinguisher.
The man she was SUPPOSED to marry: Here she is seen with Maluma, who cheated on her
She was in love with this one: Jennifer is seen kissing Maluma before she finds out he has cheated with her assistant
She works hard for her career: Lopez is also seen in a silver outfit as she rehearses with her backup dancers
So much chaos: Jennifer works hard but she seems to thrive on the creative process
Along the way, Lopez and Owen form a bond as they get to know each other over Chinese food and a trip to the Wonder Wheel at Coney Island.
They become buddies as they chat on the phone; at one point he says ‘call me if you’re lonely’ and she is seen calling him from her limo admitting she really is lonely.
He invites her to the fall school semi-formal dance at the school he works at and she shows up, even singing for the students which touches Teacher Owen’s heart.
It’s a wrap: The wrap party is then seen and Jennifer says she and her producer worked on the film for seven years
With her director: Jennifer has on a pink cut-out dress as she talks with Cat
By the end of the trailer we seen them at six weeks into their marriage.
The two have clearly fallen in love and are ready to take their marriage seriously as she goes in for a kiss on the lips.
‘Can two people from such different worlds bridge the gulf between them and build a place where they both belong?’ the synopsis asks.
Marry Me will be released on Valentine’s Day in 2022.