Nick Lachey and Vanessa Minnillo announced their engagement today! The couple, who started dating in , told Us Weekly, "we're excited. Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey arrive for a premiere in still keep in touch with the singer, who is dating MTV's Vanessa Minnillo?. Friendship Nicholas Scott Lachey & Vanessa Joy Minnillo (Nick & Ness) met & have been friends Nick & Vanessa (Nicknessa) began a longterm relationship.
I'm supposed to be mad at you, right? I don't think there's rehearsal time.
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Theirs, meanwhile, was not your average courtship because of the nature of Vanessa's work. On the show they gave nothing away, with the two practically feigning disinterest in each other though it was Vanessa's work place, after all, so really they conducted themselves quite professionally. They were also welcomed into the unwelcome attention club as a couple that summer when they were photographed from afar during a romantic, supposedly private trip to Mexico to celebrate their first anniversary.
It's hard for me as a man to see my girl go through that. Everybody said it was a scandal. I was in Mexico with my girlfriend of a year, celebrating our anniversary on a private vacation.
He's very strong and has a good head on his shoulders. I know now he's definitely there for me.
He has single-handedly pulled me through. But as it turned out, this time, Nick had plenty left in the tank.
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Vanessa's a good girl, and I care about her a lot. Vanessa is "a very smart girl.
They kept in touch throughout the years. The two even co-hosted an episode of TRL in during that year's super bowl.
They have also seen each other at similar events and parties. For example, the Black Eyed Peas Party before the superbowl. They also stayed in contact through t as friends.
In March of Nick had asked his friend Vanessa to be in his music video for the first single "What's Left of Me" off the very successful album of the same name. The director of that video Ray Kay said their chesmisty during the video was electric. The lovebirds were seen flrting from March 26 until June 15, when they became an official couple. The couple was seen out and about to several venues and supporting each other's work.
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They were then seen very affectionate and enjoying one another's company. The couple had unfortunately endured some photo scandal just before they moved into together in April The pair also bought properties in other areas.
There were then rumors the couple would soon marry and the couple endured yet another photo scandal while vactioning in Puerto, Vallerta, Mexico on a private getaway for their first aniversary. The couple release a statement adressing the scandal saying they did nothing wrong, were merely trying to celebrate their anniversary, and would take legal action against the distribution and invasion of privacy from the photographers who took those elicit photos.