Jennifer Lopez and Jane Fonda shared the screen in the 2005 romantic comedy “Monster-In-Law,” where their characters engage in bickering and physical confrontations. However, one particular scene took an unexpected turn when Lopez accidentally injured Fonda.
In the film, Lopez and Fonda play future daughter-in-law and mother-in-law, respectively, who constantly compete with each other. During a scene requiring physical confrontation, Lopez’s enthusiasm led to her accidentally cutting Fonda’s face with her ring while exchanging slaps.
Despite the mishap, Fonda took it in stride and humorously demanded an apology from Lopez for the incident. The veteran actor playfully recalled the incident during an appearance on The Drew Barrymore Show, highlighting the memorable experience of working with Lopez.
The incident serves as a memorable anecdote from the filming of “Monster-In-Law,” showcasing the camaraderie between the two stars despite the unexpected mishap on set.