Vanessa Joy Lachey is a Filipino-American beauty queen, model, television personality, actress and a host. In 1998 she was also crowned as Miss Teen USA. Lachey become a New York settled reporter for facilitated Total Request Live on MTV and Entertainment Tonight. Some of her television works include Truth Be Told, True Beauty, and Entertainment Tonight. She has got a lead role in the TV show Dads from 2013 to 2014 as Camilla.
Vanessa Lachey took her first breath on 9th November 1980 at the Philippines in Angeles City. She was taken care of by her parents named – Helen Ramos Bercero and Vincent Charles Minnillo. Because of his father's transferable job in the Air Force, they used to shift from place to place regularly. She has lived in several places like Japan, Florida, Germany, California, Washington, and Nevada.
She also has an elder brother named Vincent Junior Lachey who was adopted by her parents. She completed her schooling from Bishop England High School in Charleston, South Carolina. After completing her schooling, she attended classes for one year at Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic School, San Bernardino, California. Her parents got separated in the year, 1983 and they were officially divorced in 1986.
Lachey used to do cheerleading in her High School. It was in 1996 that she was famed with Miss South Carolina Teen USA. Just after giving two years of hard work and determination she got the Miss Teen USA award in 1998. Lachey made several guest appearances on shows like The Bold and the Beautiful and City Guys.
She also hosted competitions like Miss Teen USA in 2004, Miss Universe in 2007 and Total Request Live from 2005 to 2006. Apart from them, the artist has also hosted episodes of True Beauty – the ABC competition show. Some of her television works include 30 Rock, Psych, Hawaii Five-0, CSI: NY, Wipe-out, etc. She also took part in ABC's Dancing with the Stars series in season 25. Maksim Chmerkovskiy was her professional partner in the show.
Vanessa Lachey also got several offers in the field of filmography. She worked as “Tracy Cooper” in Truth Be Told in 2015. She also did a short role as “Julie Angel” in the movie Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer in 2007. She also got a chance to work in a comedy film name as Disaster Movie in 2008.
Height of Vanessa Lachey is 5 feet and 7 inches. Her ancestry is from Filipino, Irish, Jewish and Italian family. From 2005 to 2003, the model was in a relationship with Derek Jeter, a baseball player. In the July month of 2011, she was engaged with the singer – ‘Nick Lachey' after dating him for five years. Today they have 3 kids namely, Phoenix, Brooklyn, and Camden.
Her net worth is $10 million