Star magazine reports Jessica Simpson made a final attempt to reconcile with Nick Lachey before their divorce was made final. “Nick reminded her that it was she not him who initiated the divorce,” a source explained. “It wasn’t an easy conversation Jess was very emotional. But Nick was relieved when he got word the divorce had been finalized. It’s easy to see why.”
Nick And Jessica’s Divorce Final
July 12, 2006 – Jay Leno joked during his Tonight Show monologue on Tuesday night, “I have some sad news. It’s official — Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey are now officially divorced. Jessica said today she’s just happy to be a virgin again.”
Is Vanessa’s Romance With Nick Damaging Her Career?
July 12, 2006 – Sources tell Star magazine that Vanessa Minnillo was suspended for more than a week from her ‘Total Request Live’ co-hosting duties because of her high profile romance with Nick Lachey. Meanwhile, ‘Entertainment Tonight’ warned Minnillo that dating a celeb was unacceptable for an interviewer. Minnillo rep countered to The New York Daily News: “The information is incorrect. She’s in Los Angeles now for ‘ET’. She’s been off MTV recently due to vocal rest and vacation days. And as long as I’ve worked with Vanessa, I’ve never experienced a single moment of diva behavior.”