Never mind the critics. At least, that’s the message J.Lo and Ben Affleck — or Bennifer — broadcast when they walked the red carpet looking every inch the Hollywood dream team on Sunday at the premiere of their flick, “Gigli.” “I was trying on a bunch of dresses, and I was like, none of these work. I hate this!” said Lopez. “Finally, I threw this on, and ‘Oh!’”
Leave it to J.Lo to casually toss on a plunging lace-up chocolate-colored Gucci gown — a curious choice since Lopez is the face of Louis Vuitton this season. Still, Affleck, wearing a suit by Tom Ford for Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche, gave his fiancée’s Gucci goddess look high marks. “Gorgeous,” he said. “Beautiful.”
This story first appeared in the July 29, 2003 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.