In February, it was revealed that she was working on a Netflix documentary.
And two months later, Jennifer Lopez announced that the project was selected to open the 2022 edition of the Tribeca Festival this summer.
The 52-year-old star shared the poster, writing: ‘This is just the beginning. Halftime, a @Netflix documentary about Jennifer Lopez, coming out June 14, with the Tribeca logo on.
Latest: In February, it was revealed that she was working on a Netflix documentary. And two months later, Jennifer Lopez revealed that the project opens the 2022 edition of the Tribeca Festival this summer
The festival kicks off Wednesday, June 8 in New York City, per Variety, at United Palace in Washington Heights, Upper Manhattan.
The theater’s location is just a few subway stops away from the Bronx, where Jennifer grew up.
Halftime premieres on Netflix six days later on June 14.
Iconic: The star, 52, shared the poster and wrote: ‘This is just the beginning. Halftime, a @Netflix documentary about Jennifer Lopez coming out June 14; pictured on March 22 at the iHeart Radio Music Awards in LA
The project follows Jennifer in the year she turned 50, as well as following her on her career path in the second half of her career.
It will also shed light on major moments that took place recently in her career, including her Super Bowl show with Shakira in 2020 as well as her performance at the inauguration of President Biden in 2021.
The project also features Jennifer reflecting on her milestones and the determination and drive Jennifer has to get her to the iconic status she is on.
Amanda Micheli, the director of the documentary, told the business when she heard the news that it was chosen as the festival opening night: ‘It is an honor to be selected for the opening night of Tribeca, and so fittingly to celebrate this critical milestone in Jennifer’s life and career only miles from where she grew up! ‘
Pinnacle: The project follows Jennifer in the year she turned 50, as well as follows her on her career path in the second half of her career; seen January 20, 2021 at the inauguration of President Biden of Washington DC in the White House
Wow: Jennifer seen during her Super Bowl appearance with Shakira on February 2, 2020 in Miami
Addition: ‘Having the opportunity to share this film on the big screen with a New York audience is a dream come true.’
The festival issued a statement after the news was announced, with Jane Rosenthal, co-founder of Tribeca Festival and CEO of Tribeca Enterprises, saying: ‘The Tribeca Festival has always been an activist festival – a celebration of entertainment and innovation amid remarkable challenges.’
The news comes days after Jennifer announced her engagement to Ben Affleck, 49.
Lovebirds: The news comes days after Jennifer announced her engagement to Ben Affleck, 49; seen together in February 2022
All love: The power couple has continued to go from strength to strength in their relationship since then, attending events on the red carpet and spending time together around the world
In April 2021, Jennifer confirmed the end of her relationship with Alex Rodriguez after the couple had been dating for four years and were engaged for two years.
Jennifer and Ben were previously engaged 18 years ago in 2004.
The couple’s relationship came as a shock to fans; they were reunited in May 2021 – 17 years after their failed engagement.
Official! Jennifer confirmed her engagement to Ben Affleck last Friday
Tag to! The 52-year-old actress and singer shared a video of herself on Friday night, where she cried and looked at her engagement ring on her official website to announce their engagement
Happy news! The video started with a black screen overlooking her ring first before the camera moves up to her face
In mid-May, Jennifer spent some time in Los Angeles with Ben, sparking rumors that they had actually been reunited.
The couple became Instagram official with their relationship in July while on a European holiday in honor of her 52nd birthday.
The power couple has continued to go from strength to strength in their relationship since then, attending events on the red carpet and spending time together around the world.
Jennifer announced her engagement to Ben for the second time on Friday, April 8 via her website.
Happiness: The couple’s relationship came as a shock to fans, warming up again almost 17 years after their failed engagement; set September 2021 in NYC
She shared a 13-second video of herself crying and looking at her engagement ring – with no sign of engaged Ben.
Ben and Jen only started dating in early 2002 after meeting each other on the set of Gigli.
They were to marry in September 2003, but postponed their wedding and eventually broke up in January 2004.
Ben has three children with ex-wife Jennifer Garner: daughters Violet, 16, Seraphina, 13, and son Samuel, 10.
Jennifer has two children with ex-husband Marc Anthony: twins Max and Emme at 13.