Inside Vanessa Minnillo and Nick Lachey's Blissful Married Life: Complete Details Here!
Former Miss Teen USA, an actress and a fashion model, Vanessa, is married to a fellow star, Nick Lachey, who is as accomplished as her if not more. The couple has been married for over a decade and is doting parents to three adorable toddlers. The duo's relationship up until now and has been devoid of any drama, and as per the couple's words, they are happier than ever.
Vanessa Joy Lachey was born on November 9, 1980, in Angeles City, Philippines. She met Nick at the onset of her career and was hosting MTV's Total Request Live. Minnillo's best credits include NCIS: Hawaiʻi, Disaster Movie, First Wives Club, and Call Me Kat. Vanessa competed against her husband on Dancing with the Stars in 2017. Learn more ahead.
Inside Vanessa Minnillo and Nick's Marriage!
The couple met on the sets of Total Request Live while Minnillo worked as host; Nick frequented the show as the member of 98 Degrees, a popular boyband at the time. The NCIS: Hawaiʻi's actress revealed their relationship took a romantic turn during the shoot of Nick's music video, What's Left of Me?.
The couple tied the knots in a private ceremony on an island. Photo Source: Insider
The 98 Degree's lead singer had just had a high-profile divorce with his first wife, Jessica Simpson when he made his relationship public with Vanessa on New Year's Eve 2007. The lovebirds locked their lips on MTV's live New Year's Eve special and left no room for any more rumors and speculations.
Three years into a very publicized relationship, and Nick, in an interview, says that he knew very early on in their relationship that Vanessa was the one. The couple got engaged in November 2010 and tied the knots on July 15, 2011, on a private island in the British Virgin Islands. Soon after their intimate wedding on the secluded island, the duo announced they were expecting their first child.
"Baby No.4 could be possible," says Vanessa. Photo Source: Live Ramp Up
They welcomed their firstborn, Camden John Lachey, in 2012, Brooklyn Elisabeth Lachey in 2015, and their last baby, Phoenix Robert Lachey, was born in 2016. The NCIS: Hawaiʻi's actress once joked about no more children, but then the actress perhaps had a change of heart. In a conversation with US Weekly, Vanessa said baby No.4 could be possible.
Get to Know Minnillo's Husband!
Nick and Vanessa's marriage is standing a test as Nick's ex-wife, Jessica Simpson, gets back at Nick almost a decade after their infamous divorce. The singer dropped a memoir, Open Book, in 2020, a #1 New York bestseller last year; the book contained Simpson's inner monologues and threw shades at Nick and Vanessa's relationship.
Nick says he will never read his ex-wife's memoir. Source: The Real Daytime
Nicholas Scott Lachey, 48, is a native of Harlan, Kentucky. He rose to stardom as the lead singer of 98 Degree and soon became a household name with Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica, a reality television that followed the lives of the newly married couple. Lachey also gained recognition hosting some of the most popular shows like NBC's The Sing Of, VH1's Big Morning Buzz Live and more.
He hosts Nickelodeon's America's Most Musical Family, Netflix's reality tv series Love is Blind and is one of the four judges on Fox's singing competition Alter Ego. Vanessa is set to star in NCIS: Hawai'i's spin-off as Jane Tennant.
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