It is reported that Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck have hired Jay Shetty, one of the world’s most renowned motivational speakers and life coaches. He presided over their wedding in Georgia which happened on August 20, 2022, in Georgia. Ever since the announcement, the netizens have gotten curious to know about Jay. Well, if you also happen to share the same curiosity, let us tell you that he is British-born, but of Indian descent. Check out the article below and get to know who is he and why is he trending.
As per reports, Jay Shetty has earned renown for himself as a host, content creator, and filmmaker. Besides, he is also a former monk. Well, it is not the first time that Jennifer and Shetty have come together as the duo has previously featured together in a few videos of the YouTube series Coach Conversations. Apart from that, On the Floor fame singer appeared on Shetty’s podcast On Purpose. Taking to Facebook in February 2022, Jay Shetty shared that Lopez had not only asked him to officiate four weddings but also requested him to speak about the power of love during her special Marry Me performances.
Jay Shetty has performed other weddings including the one between Lopez and Affleck. He also officiated at Lilly Collins and Charlie McDowell’s Colorado wedding the previous year. Shetty spent three years living in a monastery in Mumbai, India, as a monk after graduating from a business school in the UK not long after. After that, he was engaged to produce videos for the Huffington Post in New York when he returned to the corporate sector.
Kobe Bryant and Russell Simmons were among the well-known figures that Shetty spoke with for his YouTube films on relationships, mental wellness, and relationships. Shetty wed Radhi, his longtime lover, in 2016. They jointly own Sama Tea, an ayurvedic-inspired tea company. Shetty was a part of Forbes’ 2017 list of Europe’s 30 Under 30. Aside from that, he has also been on the BBC and received speaking invitations from a variety of organizations, including Google, Barclays, and others.
He started his own podcast, On Purpose, in 2019, and in its first year, it received over 64 million downloads. Numerous well-known celebrities, like Priyanka Chopra, Novak Djokovic, Matt Damon, and others, have appeared on the show. It was in 2020 when Jay Shetty released his book titled Think Like a Monk. Stay tuned to this space to get more such updates and the latest news happening around the world.