However, she didn’t want to give the impression that saying “no” was as easy as it sounds. The star revealed that she was terrified to finally say something and assert herself.
“When I did speak up, I was terrified. I remember my heart beating out of my chest, thinking, ‘What did I do? This man is hiring me!’ It was one of my first movies,” she said. “But in my mind I knew the behavior wasn’t right. It could have gone either way for me. But I think ultimately the Bronx in me was like, ‘Nah, we’re not having it.’”
Jennifer Lopez shares her #MeToo story: 'Nah, we're not having it'