Entertainment Ben Affleck hangs out with JLo's mom at Las Vegas casino
JLo 'is moving in a romantic direction' with Ben after Montana getaway
Jennifer Lopez is said to 'have feelings for' Ben Affleck after they were spotted on a getaway to Montana together last week. The dynamic duo were together from 2002 to 2004.The dynamic duo were together from 2002 to 2004 and even got engaged before their romance fell apart 17 years ago.
is in where he's said to be filming a new project.
And it turns out that while his rekindled flameis not with him, her mother Guadalupe Rodriguez is.
It's the latest twist in the fast-moving reunion of the actor and the pop star who have re-started their love affair 17 years after they canceled their wedding and broke up.
A photo obtained byshowed Ben, 48, and Guadalupe, 75, hanging out together near slots machines at Wynn Las Vegas.
Jennifer Garner and ex Ben Affleck seen out separately in Brentwood
She recently met up with the First Lady on an airfield in West Virginia. And on Saturday, Jennifer Garner was spotted walking around her neighborhood in Brentwood, California.And on Saturday, Jennifer Garner was spotted walking around her neighborhood in Brentwood, California, talking on her cellphone as she strode along.
In between breaks in filming, Guadalupe chatted with members of the film crew and security staff, the outlet reported.
Earlier on Wednesday, Ben had been seen playing the tables at the casino at 3 a.m.
A source toldon Thursday: 'Guadalupe loves Ben and is happy that he is back in Jennifer's life.'
Video: Ben Affleck Hung Out with Jennifer Lopez's Mom in Las Vegas (Instyle)
'They enjoy gambling together and have done it in the past,' the insider added. 'Ben had the opportunity to work in Vegas this week and she came out.'
Ben and JLo, who starred together in the critically-panned film Gigli, had been set to wed in September 2003 but called off the marriage at the last minute.
They split a few months later in January 2004.
Ben Affleck Appears to Rewear His 2000s 'Bennifer'-Era Watch on Recent Outing with Jennifer Lopez
One eagle-eyed fan noticed the actor wore the piece during his Miami outing with Jennifer Lopez over the weekend The pair's latest Miami outing comes shortly after they reconnected during her recent trip to Los Angeles, a source previously told PEOPLE. According to the source, while in L.A., the singer "spent time with Ben," adding, "They have kept in touch every day since their Montana trip." RELATED: Jennifer Lopez Is All Smiles with Ben Affleck as They Spend Time Together in Miami "Jennifer is doing well," the source added. "She seems very happy and excited about her future.
However, following the end of Jen's engagement to Alex Rodriguez in April, after a four-year relationship, the former couple started seeing each other again.
Ben was single after parting three months earlier with Knives Out star Ana de Armas whom he met while making the thriller Deep Water in late 2019.
Jennifer, 51, has been dividing her time between Miami and Los Angeles and Ben had been staying with her in Florida before returning to the West Coast to see his kids with ex-wife Jennifer Garner.
The singer and actress, who shares 13-year-old twins Max and Emme with former husband Marc Anthony, is reported to be contemplating relocating full-time to LA to be closer to the actor and director.
'She will be between L.A. and the Hamptons this summer, but L.A. will be her base. She is looking at schools for her kids in the fall,' E!'s source explained.
'She is excited about a fresh start and pursuing things with Ben. They will be at their L.A. home soon.'
Jennifer Garner takes son Samuel to a beach playdate after school .
Jennifer Garner, 49, took her youngest son Samuel, nine, to the beach after school for a playdate with friends. She shares him with her ex-husband Ben Affleck, who's currently dating Jennifer Lopez.But Jennifer was taking charge of the kids on Wednesday when she shuttled her youngest, nine-year-old Samuel, to a playdate in Santa Monica, California.