In what feels like something that should have happened years ago, Jennifer Lopez is getting a Netflix documentary centered around his life and the blood, sweat and tears leading up to his performance at the 2020 Super Bowl halftime show. half time, the feature also plans to delve into what Lopez considers to be the second half of her performing career. In a trailer released today, we get our first vibes from the legendary performer and what her life was like over the years. Through it all, she remained unabashedly herself, something that even comes through in the short preview.
The trailer reveals the work the multi-hyphenated Lopez has done over the years to achieve her dreams. Not only will the film touch the woman and artist she is today, it will also delve into her past of being bullied by the news circuit about her relationship status, weight and his body. Like many women, including Britney Spears and Janet Jacksonwho have received their appropriate apologies from the harmful environments of the public eye, half time will give Lopez a chance to share her frustrations and anger at a world that focuses on all the wrong things.
While many know Lopez aka J-Lo from her music career, it was actually her role as the beloved pop superstar that was gone too soon, Selena Quintanillain Selena which led her to fame. A knack for acting with an incredible voice, it wasn’t long before Lopez was making a name for herself in the entertainment industry. Since the early days of the release of his debut album, On the 6th, and his tabloid relationship with Ben Affleck, things have changed for Lopez who is now a globally recognized name for her work as a singer, producer and Golden Globe nominated actress. The circle is also complete for her since she is back with her ex, Affleck, whom we adore.
With all the excitement surrounding her ongoing career, Lopez is set to add another credit to her name as half time will have its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival on June 8. Fans eager to see the full story surrounding the pop megastar can tune into Netflix starting June 14 for a glimpse of J-Lo in her element. Check out the trailer for half time below and keep scrolling for the synopsis of the documentary.
Here is the synopsis:
“HALFTIME” offers an intimate glimpse behind the curtain revealing the grit and determination that made Jennifer Lopez the icon she is, from her performances on screen and on stages around the world, to her mid -time from the Super Bowl, to the recent presidential inauguration. The documentary focuses on an international superstar who has inspired people for decades with his perseverance, creative genius and cultural contributions. And that’s only the beginning. “HALFTIME” serves as the kickoff to the second half of Lopez’s life, as she lays bare her evolution as a Latina, mother and artist, taking agency into her career and using her voice in a more important goal.
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