Justin Timberlake’s William Rast business partner Trace Ayala is positioning himself to become Jessica Simpson’s new lover after her 3-year marriage to Nick lachey ended. Ayala recently broke up with his fiancee, ’24’ star Elisha Cuthbert. “I think Trace is hanging around Jess because he wants to be her boyfriend,” a source told Star magazine. “But Jessica told Trace she can’t date him ‘publicly’ for at least six months. Trace is gaga for Jessica, so he’ll go along with anything at this point.” Simpson’s rep insists Trace is just a “friend” with her and assistant CaCee Cobb.
Ulcers For Stressed Out Jessica Simpson?
December 21, 2005 – Us Weekly’s Ken Baker spoke with ‘Extra’ about Jessica Simpson’s split from Nick Lachey, and the secret despair and stress-related health crisis Simpson has been suffering from in wake of the sad news. “The stress of the breakup has really gotten to Jessica,” Baker said. “So much so that we’re told she has developed ulcers and is really in a lot of pain.”