Jennifer Lopez and Leah Remini are best friends in Second Act and real life

Jennifer Lopez and Leah Remini say they have supported each other through every heartbreak and trial since they were introduced to each other 14 years ago.
Jennifer Lopez and Leah Remini say they have supported each other through every heartbreak and trial since they were introduced to each other 14 years ago.PHOTO: REUTERS

LOS ANGELES - Jennifer Lopez's friendship with fellow actress Leah Remini has lasted longer than most Hollywood marriages - including Lopez's own with ex-husband Marc Anthony, who first introduced the women 14 years ago.

And the pair say they have supported each other through every heartbreak and trial ever since - including the end of Lopez's decade-long marriage to Anthony in 2014 and Remini's battle with the Church of Scientology when she left the organisation in 2013 and began speaking out against it.

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