Was there love in Marc Anthony and Jennifer Lopez’s marriage?

The story has been the center attention in the world of entertainment, next to the ‘rumored’ separated between Will Smith & Jada Pinkett Smith (news, blogs, magazines, newspapers) The media has been a frenzy regarding the recent split between Latin pop singer and Hawthorne’s co star Marc Anthony and pop diva, actress, dancer and American Idol’s judge, Jennifer Lopez, even with the tabloids stating that Mr. Anthony had something to do with Will & Jada’s ‘separation.’ Though denying rumors involving him and Jada Pinkett Smith, Anthony said the divorce was less shocking than most people thought. In a recent sit down with Nightline, scheduled for airing on ABC Thursday at 11:35 p.m. EST, he has ‘sort of’ opened up about he and Lopez’s separating.

“I’ll tell you that it wasn’t something sensationalistic happening. “It was a realization on both our parts. So, you know, it wasn’t shocking. These things happen. It was a decision that we made jointly.” (ABC, Nightline)

That leads to a greater curiosity towards the surprised split. Was there ever love there? Did Marc Anthony love Jennifer Lopez? When did it get to the point of realization that the relationship was becoming a waste?