In the new issue of Us Weekly, those close to Nick Lachey say the singer felt ignored by ex-wife Jessica Simpson. “He has realized the relationship is over and it’s time to move on,” Us Weekly’s Katrina Szish tells ‘Extra’. “She would never call him to check in. She would always go out with her friends and leave him alone. And if he did come along, she would ignore him all nightlong.”
Nick Lachey Preparing New Album
December 25, 2005 – OK! magazine got the latest on Nick Lachey after the singer’s three year marriage to Jessica Simpson has come to an end. “He ha been focusing on work the last couple of weeks, and it’s a difficult time, but you have to get on with your life and move on, so that’s what he’s doing,” a source close to Lachey said. Sonia Muckle at Jive Records added, “Nick is in the studio recording, and we are looking forward to a 2006 release.”
Nick Lachey And Jessica Simpson Want Private Divorce
December 24, 2005 – Sources connected with the Nick Lachey and Jessica Simpson divorce proceedings tell TMZ.com both camps want their split kept off the public docket. To help that occur, Simpson asked the Los Angeles Superior Court on Wednesday to remove the judge assigned to her divorce, which experts say is the first step toward having the case heard by a private judge.
Jessica Simpson Finds A New Home Quickly
December 24, 2005 – Us Weekly reports that while Nick Lachey remains in the Calabasas home he shared with Jessica Simpson before she filed for divorce, Simpson moved her belongings into a $5.5 million Beverly Hills mansion on December 19th. Previous occupants included, sources say, talent manger Rick Yorn, actress Jami Gertz and exes Ellen DeGeneres and Anne Heche. The 5,500-square-foot home features a lily pond, a gym and a gourmet kitchen-plus it’s less than 10 miles from her parents’. “This home is perfect for Jessica,” a real-estate source said. “She can visit her favorite shops and restaurants and still be close to her family.”
Jessica Simpson Reportedly Unhappy With PR Rep Rob Shuter
December 23, 2005 – Lloyd Grove of The New York Daily News hears that Jessica Simpson is unhappy that her new handler Rob Shuter at New York-based Dan Klores Communications have been unable to protect her from a barrage of negative stories in recent weeks following her divorce from Nick Lachey. But Jessica’s father and manager, Joe Simpson, stated, “I love working with Rob Shuter. He is the very best. We have a great working relationship.”
Nick Lachey & Jessica Simpson’s Post-Split Christmas Plans
December 23, 2005 – With Nick Lachey and Jessica Simpson ending their 3 year marriage just before the holidays, ‘Extra’ has learned Jessica will spend the holiday in sunny Hawaii with her family, while Nick’s family is flying in from Cincinnati to keep him company.
Jessica Simpson Files Divorce Papers
December 21, 2005 – Conan O’Brien joked during his Late Night monologue on Tuesday night, “Jessica Simpson announced she has officially filed the papers to begin her divorce from Nick Lachey. Unfortunately, Simpson was confused and filed the papers in her toaster.”