Just one day after the ‘Newlyweds’ home of divorcing Hollywood couple Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey was put on the market for $3.75 million, The Associated Press reports that the home is being bought by ‘Malcolm in the Middle’ teen actor Justin Berfield.
Nick Lachey And Jessica Simpson Put Home Up For Sale
January 11, 2006 – Jay Leno joked during his Tonight Show monologue on Tuesday night, “Some sad news. Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey have put their mansion, where they film their TV show, up for sale. [Audience aws] I don’t think Jessica gets it. When the reporter asked, ‘What are you asking for it?’ She said, ‘Money.'”
Jessica Praises Family’s Support After Her Split From Nick
January 11, 2006 – Jann Carl of ‘Entertainment Tonight’ caught up with Jessica Simpson following her performance on ‘The People’s Choice Awards’ on Tuesday (January 10). Simpson said in wake of her recent split from Nick Lachey that “her family is everything, especially recently… They keep me laughing.” Simpson added that her manager/father Joe is her “go to man” and “definitely” her rock.
Nick Lachey Not Suing Jessica Simpson Over ‘Contract’ Marriage
January 11, 2006 – PostChronicle.com and Entertainmentwise.com were amongst the websites apparently duped by a satirical article written by Rip Strong of DatelineHollywood.com, who wrote that “Nick Lachey has sued estranged spouse Jessica Simpson for ending their marriage three months before the pair contractually agreed to stay together.”
The original story, which continues to circulate various blogs as fact, has since been removed at datelinehollywood.com.