Celebrity·Posted on May 7, 2023Jennifer Lopez Explained The Reason She's Always Walking Behind Ben Affleck When They're Holding Hands, And I Never Thought About That BeforeI never thought that would be a problem.by Chelsea StewartBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Whenever Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck are pictured out together, they're almost always holding hands. Joce / GC Images But, if you notice, Jen always walks a step behind Ben, instead of walking by his side. Bg020 / GC Images It's very much a thing: Pierre Suu / GC Images And it turns out, it's for a reason! Albert L. Ortega / Getty Images During a recent appearance on Live with Kelly and Mark, Jennifer explained that she almost has to do that in order to hold his hand since Ben's arms are so much longer than hers. View this video on YouTube youtube.com / LiveKellyandMark "Ben is 6'3", 6'4", and I am tiny — I'm smaller. I'm, like, 5'6". But we make it work," she explained, mentioning how she and Ben are "very affectionate" as a couple. Daniele Venturelli / WireImage "He's taller, and his arm's up, and I walk, like, a step behind, just to compensate," Jennifer continued. "Which I'm fine with." Jacopo Raule / Getty Images Ah, so that's why!