Minnillo and Lachey remained relatively public about their relationship, hitting up red carpets together in good times.But in the spring of 2009, the pair announced they had split, adding that they "remain good friends who still greatly care for one another." After some time apart, they reconciled.In celebration of chatted with both of the Lacheys to get the full rundown of that fateful day (with a guest appearance from La La Anthony, who filled in for Minnillo on that episode). He did a solo album and he asked me to do the video for “What’s Left of Me.” And he’ll joke, “In my grand marketing scheme I thought if I get the girl who is on , was the beginning of our relationship.That’s what made it no longer friends and it got romantic.“I just figured out the statement,” she says of the movie, starring Ryan Gosling and Rachel Mc Adams as star-crossed lovers. I needed to breathe.” Does she still keep in touch with the singer, who is dating MTV’s Vanessa Minnillo? “He’s so much a part of my life, how could I not be? Simpson has been photographed recently with singer-songwriter John Mayer, and in her profile in Elle, the writer noted that he spotted e-mails from Mayer on her computer.) She says she “is so happy right now,” but declined to discuss her love life.Any guy that’s going to be with me from this day forward has to understand that. “I want to tell you everything, but I have to sew my lips together,” she says.Jessica Simpson says she was stung when ex-husband Nick Lachey jumped back into dating after their high-profile breakup. Yeah, I’d say it kind of hurt me.” Simpson and Lachey, 33, starred in the MTV reality show, “Newlyweds: Nick & Jessica.” She filed for divorce in December 2005, after three years of marriage.“Oh, it hurt me,” the 26-year-old singer-actress says in an interview in the March issue of Elle magazine, on newsstands Feb. She made that decision, she says, after watching the 2004 romance “The Notebook” on a plane ride home to Texas.
Within weeks of meeting her, he was telling fellow band members, “I’m going to marry that girl.” In February 2002 Lachey chartered a yacht in Hawaii and proposed to Simpson as the sun set on the Pacific. – was chronicled on MTV’s reality series But now it s clear that Simpson and Lachey will need to succeed on separate terms. Since their split, Simpson has been staying at her parents’ house in L. while Lachey remains at the couple’s Calabasas, Calif., home.
Newly engaged couple Nick Lachey and Vanessa Minnillo are among an elite group of couples who have MTV to thank in part for their relationship.