An friend of Jessica Simpson’s tells Globe magazine the singer and her husband Nick Lachey of 98 Degrees were “furious” when they learned of a website claiming to have a videotape of the ‘Newlyweds’ stars having sex. “She told me it’s definitely not them and it must be look-alikes,” the friend explained. “When she heard about the tape, she told me she was so embarrassed that she broke down and cried. Jessica called her close family members, including her father – who is a minister – to warn them about the website’s claims before they heard about it on the news. She told me it was the toughest thing she’s every had to do.” The couple’s rep told the tabloid, “It is not them, and lawyers are getting involved. Any such website is entirely bogus.”
Jessica Simpson Comedy Gets Picked Up By ABC
February 14, 2004 – According to The Hollywood Reporter, Thursday was a busy day for ABC, which picked up six pilots, one of them being and untitled show starring Jessica Simpson. The MTV icon is going to be playing a fictionalized version of herself. So we can expect some more golden moments like the Chicken Of The Sea trip. In the pilot Jessica signs on to do part-time work as an on-air reporter sending a studious female producer of a primetime news magazine show life in a tails spin.
Drew, Nick & Jessica At ‘TRL At The Super Bowl’
February 2, 2004 – Drew and Nick Lachey of 98 Degrees and Jessica Simpson were on hand for MTV’s ‘TRL at the Super Bowl’ Day 2 on Sunday (February 1) at the MTV Compound at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas United States. Check out pictures from FilmMagic and GettyImages.
Maxim’s ‘Circus Maximus’ Super Bowl Party Photos
February 1, 2004 – *NSYNC’s Joey Fatone and Lance Bass, 98 Degrees stars Drew and Nick Lachey, Janet Jackson and Jermaine Dupri were on hand for Maxim’s ‘Circus Maximus’ Super Bowl Party on Friday (January 30) at Stafford Ranch in Stafford, Texas. Check out pictures from FilmMagic.
While Jessica Simpson’s Away, Nick Lachey Will Play
February 1, 2004 – The Boston Herald reports Nick Lachey seemed to be having a helluva time playing bachelor at the Circus Maximus bash in Houston ahead of the Super Bowl. Scantily clad women were pining to get up close and personal with the 98 Degrees star, but they had to pass muster with his brother and bandmate Drew first. “Drew was screening them,” said one close observer. “And Nick had girls all over him all night.” Nick’s wife Jessica Simpson had not yet arrived in Houston.