Jennifer Lopez makes an appearance on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” on Wednesday, January 16th. Ellen chats with Jennifer about running into her ex-boyfriends, P.Diddy and Ben Affleck at the Golden Globes. Talk about awkward! She also gives her opinion on the new judges on the American Idol panel. Sort of. Check out the highlights below.
ON SEEING HER EXES AT THE GOLDEN GLOBES:
Ellen: And you’re there at the awards and you’re going to run into everyone in Hollywood. Including people that you possibly dated before, right?
Ellen: Is that awkward? Is that weird to be in the room….
Jennifer: No, because I see them a lot.
Ellen: Oh, you do?
Jennifer: Yeah, because we’re in the same business. We run in the same circles
Ellen: So it’s not like you haven’t seen Diddy in a long time?
Jennifer: No, I’ve seen him.
Ellen: You must have been so proud, I saw you stand up for Ben (Affleck.)
Jennifer: Yes, I did.
Jennifer: It was a great movie. And, we got you know, a lot of like..they were really hard on us in the press when we dated back in the day. On movies and things like that. So it was a nice moment. It was a nice to see him have that moment. I was really happy for him.
Ellen: Yeah, they really were. That was not fair. And, you have done very, very well and he’s done very well.
Jennifer: Thank you
Ellen: And, both of you deserve it.
Jennifer: Thank you so much
ON AMERICAN IDOL:
Jennifer: I am going to miss it, I love what I am doing but I am going to miss it? I just had a good time. I love the people there, Randy, Ryan, Steven, Nigel everybody behind the scenes …everybody. It was a nice little family.
Ellen: Well, you never know. Maybe you’ll be back,
Jennifer: I don’t know
Ellen: I’d like to see you back because I think you’re really, really good.
Jennifer: Thank you
Ellen: It’s going to be interesting this year between Nicki and Mariah…Nicki was here the other day and I think that’s going to be interesting to watch, to say the least.
Jennifer: Right, I don’t know.
Ellen: No comment?
Jennifer: I think I shall not.
ON TOUR WITH HER FAMILY AND HER BOYFRIEND CASPER:
Ellen: When you’re on tour like that with Casper. Is that hard to be on tour with someone ….to be with them much? That many hours a day?
Jennifer: No, it really wasn’t. It was actually great because I was away from home for so long so to have that support was actually a nice thing. It was a nice thing.
Ellen: And the babies were there, you said?
Jennifer: The babies were there. My mom was there, my cousin was there. I just took the whole family and just left for months. But it was nice….