How long have nick lachey and vanessa minnillo been dating
"People probably expected [it to be about Lachey] because of everything going on in my life, but it's not about him at all.It's about me going out with my girlfriends and forgetting everything that's around me, which is paparazzi, and just having a fun night.Former "Total Request Live" host Minnillo and former boy-bander Lachey appeared together on the channel long before they began dating in 2006. Mini crush." Later, after Lachey finalized his divorce from pop princess and "Newlyweds" co-star Jessica Simpson, he and Minnillo went public as a couple.Earlier that year, the pair began flirting on the set of Lachey's "What's Left of Me" video, which was also shot for an episode of "Making The Video." While they played a troubled couple in the clip, their chemistry on set was electric. They may never have gotten their own reality show like Lachey and Simpson, but the pair certainly never shied away from the MTV cameras, with Lachey making several appearances on "TRL" while Minnillo was still host.They even shared a kiss during the MTV's 2007 New Year's Eve special.
Fast forward several years more and Lachey and Simpson would both be happily settled in new relationships, with children and doting partners and all the evidence that being married to the other was only a truck stop lunch on the road to their real destination. ) has suffered in the retelling, becoming a marriage of just a few moments—Chicken of the Sea; "Sweetest Sin," Jess' musical ode to losing her virginity; their inevitable divorce; etc."It was the most amazing moment of my life," Simpson told Sex can be a great motivator, as can an unparalleled opportunity to build a brand and earn some money, but Simpson and Lachey—for all the show revealed them to not have in common—did originally intend to live happily ever after.And Nick always seemed to be carrying her around—they were so hot!All of that translated into more opportunities outside the marriage, especially for Simpson, who launched her edible beauty line Jessica Simpson Desserts and started formulating what would eventually become her booming, billion-dollar fashion brand."In a lot ways, it's more of an assault on me."Acknowledging how broken he sounded in some of the songs on the album, which came out that May, Lachey said he felt "blindsided" by the divorce, but hopeful that he'd find love again."Do I believe that I'll fall in love again one day? I certainly hope I'm not going to be the jerk, uncle, bachelor the rest of my life," he promised."You know, it's not what I envisioned for myself, but at the same time, when I got married, that was it for me, you know, that was my life.", which would have been really disappointing if it hadn't had anything to do with her divorce—though the title track and star-studded video were more about a fun, carefree night out with friends."'A Public Affair' is a play on words; it's not about what you think it's going to be about," Simpson explained to MTV News.