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Jennifer Lopez Is Getting Whimsical – Wonka-Style – In Her Newest Film

“Romance, sci-fi, comedy, drama, tragedy, dance, musical... she's doing it all!!!!”
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Jennifer Lopez has partnered up with Prime Video to re-tell her relationship history – but in a mystical and musical format featuring some celebrity cameos and sci-fi madness.

Titled This Is Me…Now: A Love Story, the release coincides with her new album, This Is Me…Now, and it seems J-Lo is having a little fun with this one and tapping into her inner Wonka for the whimsical film.

Just one look at the trailer (which you can watch in the video player above) and fans are already intrigued. One wrote: “Romance, sci-fi, comedy, drama, tragedy, dance, musical… she’s doing it all!!!!”

“Let’s make a petition for all singers to release their albums as movies, this looks like it won’t make any sense but the vibes will be immaculate,” added another. And we have to agree.

So, if like us you’re already sat and ready to tune in to This Is Me…Now: A Love Story, then read on for everything you need to know about Jennifer’s new film.

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“Romance, sci-fi, comedy, drama, tragedy, dance, musical… she’s doing it all!!!!” (Credit: Prime Video) (Credit: Prime Video)

What is This Is Me…Now: A Love Story about?

Prepare to see J-Lo like you’ve never seen her before in This Is Me…Now: A Love Story, where she explores her personal journey to love and the importance of self-love.

As per the official logline, “Jennifer has created a narrative-driven cinematic odyssey, steeped in mythological storytelling and personal healing.

“Dropping in tandem with her first studio album in a decade, this genre-bending Amazon original showcases her journey to love through her own eyes.”

So, expect fantastical costumes, breathtaking choreography, and star-studded cameos for an introspective retrospective of Jennifer’s resilient heart.

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This looks… interesting. (Credit: Prime Video) (Credit: Prime Video)

Who is cast in This Is Me…Now: A Love Story?

Starring alongside Jennifer are A-list names like Trevor Noah, Kim Petras, Post Malone, Keke Palmer, Sofia Vergara, Jenifer Lewis, Fat Joe, Jay Shetty, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Sadhguru and Tony Bellissimo.

Joining them are Derek Hough, Trevor Jackson, Paul Raci, Bella Gagliano, Brandon Delsid, Ashley Versher, Malcolm Kelner, Alix Angelis, Danielle Larracuente and Matthew Law.

And of course, this cast list wouldn’t be complete without Jennifer’s husband Ben Affleck, who also makes an appearance in the film.

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J-Lo is having fun with this film. (Credit: Prime Video) (Credit: Prime Video)

What is the release date for This Is Me…Now: A Love Story?

This Is Me…Now: A Love Story makes its global debut on Prime Video on February 16 – the same day Jennifer’s new album This is Me…Now will be released.

Where to watch This Is Me…Now: A Love Story in Australia

Of course with it being an Amazon original, This Is Me…Now: A Love Story is exclusive to Prime Video so that’s exactly where you can watch it.

This isn’t J-Lo’s first time teaming up with the streaming giant either, having starred in Shotgun Wedding, which premiered last year.

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