The actor and director reveals they still 'touch base'
J-Lo confirmed for American Idol
The 'Get on the Floor' star will resume her judging role in the upcoming series.
Bosses at the Fox network confirmed that Jennifer will pick up where she left off for the 11th series.
Also announced on the judging panel were Aerosmith front-man Steven Tyler and record producer Randy Jackson.
The new series will begin in January and might see J-Lo get emotional again like she did below...
Thrice divorced star still believes in happy ever after
The 'I'm Into You' singer will perform a concert in London in October as part of her upcoming tour.
Celebrities have been posting condolence messages for the singer