Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez “perceive” each other.
The 48-year-old actress and singer and the retired baseball shortstop have been romancing each other since February this yr, and the pair imagine their relationship works as a result of they’ve each endured “ups and downs” within the public eye, and might perceive the struggles that they every face.
Alex – who has Natasha, 12, and Ella, 9, together with his former spouse Cynthia Scurtis -said: “We’re very a lot twins. We’re each Leos; we’re each from New York; we’re each Latino and about 20 different issues.”
To which Jennifer added: “I perceive him in a method that I do not suppose anybody else might, and he understands me in a method that nobody else might ever.
“In his 20s, he got here into large success with the most important baseball contract [at the time]. I had a No. 1 film and a No. 1 album and made historical past. We each had ups and downs and challenges in our 30s, and by our 40s we might each been by means of a lot. And extra importantly than something, we had each finished lots of work on ourselves.”
And Alex, 42, thinks the ‘Shades of Blue’ actress – who has nine-year-old twins Emme and Max together with her ex-husband Marc Anthony – is a “function mannequin” relating to taking good care of her physique, and thinks her strict routine performs an element in her magnificence.
He mentioned: “She’s the function mannequin for well being and wellness. She hardly ever drinks. She tries to get not less than eight hours of sleep. That helps clarify why she’s so lovely.”
The couple additionally believes their sturdy bond comes as they each prefer to push themselves to “be the most effective on a regular basis”.
Jennifer advised Vainness Honest journal in a joint interview: “We’re each like this. We put a lot strain on ourselves to be nice, to be the most effective on a regular basis. We understood that about one another. After we got here collectively it was ‘Oh my God, I used to be the identical method.'”