The same year, she had starred in the science fiction-thriller The Cell and in Enough, a portrayal of spousal abuse.
Then she had delivered another one-two punch with the release of the record This Is Me in 2002.
She has altogether two siblings named Leslie Lopez Guadalupe Rodríguez and Lynda Lopez.
Furthermore, she had attended her school from Preston High School and then had joined Baruch College.
In 1997, she had received a Golden Globe nomination and became the first Latin actress to earn over US$1 million for a film.