Jennifer Lopez on her career - 'I thought it would be over for me in my 50s'

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Jennifer Lopez walks the Film Independent Spirit Awards red carpet. (Photo by Taylor Hill/FilmMagic)
Jennifer Lopez walks the Film Independent Spirit Awards red carpet. (Photo by Taylor Hill/FilmMagic)

Jennifer Lopez thought things would be "over" for her in her 50s but now she feels her career is taking off as she approaches her 51st birthday.

She says she wishes someone told her what she would achieve in her 50s if she kept working hard and pushing herself. 

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JLo recently headlined the Super Bowl halftime show alongside Shakira.

Before this, she starred in the Hustlers movie, which was nominated for multiple awards, including the Golden Globes and Critics Choice Awards for her role in the Best Supporting Actress category as well as a nomination at the Screen Actors Guild awards for the Outstanding Performance category.

Compiled by Phelokazi Mbude

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