"We have realized we are better as friends and look forward to remaining so," the former couple said at the time. "We will continue to work together and support each other on our shared businesses and projects."
“Jen and Ben have remained in contact since their breakup and would see each other from time to time, but as friends. In February things took more of a flirty turn," a source tells ET. "Ben started to pursue Jen and made it clear he wanted more than a friendship. The two have always shared a strong bond and are spending time together to see if there is a spark or it’s just two friends finding comfort in one another."
Lopez and Affleck split in 2004 after a two-year engagement but have remained friendly following their breakup.
Though Rodriguez wouldn't offer a response to the news, Affleck's pal, Matt Damon, did briefly touch on the reunion. See his response: