Jennifer Lopez to Receive People’s Choice Icon Award

Jennifer Lopez at the 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in January. Photo by David Fisher/Shutterstock (10525963nt)

This year’s E! People’s Choice Awards will be honoring Jennifer Lopez for her contribution to music, film, television, and fashion.

Lopez’s performances both on stage and on screen will be recognized including her award-winning 2020 Super Bowl halftime performance and her role in Hustlers.

“Jennifer Lopez has an unmatched global appeal and for more than two decades, has given us some of the most iconic, unforgettable performances of all time,” Jen Neal, General Manager of E! News, Live Events & Lifestyle Digital said.

“For paving the way for artists around the world and single-handedly increasing Latinx representation in music, film, television, and fashion, we’re honoring Jennifer Lopez with ‘The People’s Icon of 2020,’” she continued.

Lopez’s next role is in Marry Me alongside Owen Wilson and Maluma, which is set for Valentine’s Day 2021 release date. Last week, she released new music videos with Maluma for their Marry Me soundtrack collaborations “Pa Ti” and “Lonely”.

Her music credits include selling over 75 million records worldwide, including 40 million albums, 16 top 10 hit songs, and three No. 1 albums. 

The E! People’s Choice Awards will broadcast live from Barker Hangar in Santa Monica on Sunday, November 15.