They’re not trying to experiment something new what so far, as Jennifer Lopez just wanted to prepare for her role in Hustlers, as a stripper.
“She and Alex went and visited a strip club, and she was able to give me some…insights,” said movie director Lorene Scafaria, adding that during some scenes, Jenny from the block user her athleticism very well for pole-dancing scenes.
“She’s obviously such an unbelievable dancer, but she trained so hard-core for this,” the director revealed.
Jennifer Lopez was the first choice for the role of Ramona in the movie, otherwise based on a 2015 story from New York Magazine.
“The moment I finished the script, I realized: ‘Oh my God, Ramona is Jennifer Lopez,” Lorene Scafaria admitted.
Besides her, other stars joined the cast of Hustlers, like Constance Wu, Lizzo and Cardi B!