Vanessa Lachey Biography

Vanessa Lachey is considered to be a multitasker and independent woman. She is an American television personality, beauty queen, famous Tv host, and a successful actress. Vanessa is best known for being the down-to-earth, astonishing skill of acting and her extremely beautiful looks. She has gathered a decent number of fans, through her hosting and modeling.

Early Life

Vanessa Lachey was born on 9th November 1980 in Angeles, Pampanga, Philippines. Her parents are Vince Minnillo and Helen Berecro. Her father is of Italian and Irish descent and is an American citizen who belongs to Cleveland, Ohio, who works in the Air Force. While her mother belongs to Manila, Philippines. Before her marriage, she was well-known by the name Vanessa Joy Minnillo. She grew up with her adopted brother Vincent Minnillo, who is two years older than her. Her parents got separated in 1983 and were divorced in 1986. They both remarried. So, Vanessa and her brother relocated to turkey with their mother and stepfather. Later on, in 1991, they shifted to Charleston, South Carolina permanently and lived with their father and stepmother Donna.

The family used to shift to different places a lot because of her father’s service in Air Force. Due to this, she never stayed consistent with one school. She attended eight different schools in nine years while living in Washington, California, Nevada, Florida, Germany, and Japan. After returning to her father’s home and eventually settling down, she attended the Roman Catholic Bishop England High School. She used to be a cheerleader in her high school. She also went to study at the Assumption Catholic School in San Bernardino, California for one year.

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Vanessa Lachey Career

Since Lachey knew her life goal at an early age, she started to prepare herself for the achieves, she has been receiving lately. All her hardships and determination pay off when she won the title of beauty queen. After winning the crown, she made numerous guest appearances on shows like The Bold and Beautiful and City Guys. In 2004, she got the opportunity to host the Miss Teen USA competition.

Later, she became the host of Miss Universe 2007 and also served for Total Request Live from 2005 to 2006. The artist was aired on television when she hosted the episodes at True Beauty-The ABC competition show. She got various offers from the industry for filmography which she didn’t miss and made her beautiful career as an actress. Vanessa starred in ‘Truth Be Told’ as Tracy Cooper in 2015. She also appeared in the movie ‘Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer’ and portrayed a small role of Julie Angel in 2007. She also worked in a comedy film in 2008, namely ‘Disaster’.

Vanessa Lachey Biography

Real Name Vanessa Joy Lachey
Birth Date November 9, 1980
Age (as of 2021) 40 Years
Birth Place Angeles, Pampanga, Philippines
Nationality American
Profession Television personality, beauty queen, model, television host, actress
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Scorpio

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimeters – 170 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 54 kg  –  in Pounds –  119 lbs
Body Measurements 34-26-36
Bra Size 34A
Waist Size 26 Inches
Hips Size 36 Inches
Shoe Size 8 (U.S.)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Slim


Father Vince Minnillo
Mother Donna Minnillo
Brother Vincent Minnillo


School Bishop England High School, Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic School

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Affair No
Is she Lesbian? No
Who is her Husband? Nick Lachey
Children Three  (Phoenix Robert, Brooklyn Elisabeth & Camden John Lachey)
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Personal life

In 2006, the gorgeous actress started dating Nick Lachey, who is a professional singer. She began to date after releasing their first music video together. However, they broke up in 2009 due to some personal issues. But in October 2009, they got reunited and confirmed the news that they were getting engaged. In November 2010, she finally got engaged and on 15th July 2011, the couple tied knots with each other, promising each other to stay together till their last breath. They took their oaths at Sir Richard Branson’s private Necker Island in the British Virgin Islands. The couple is blessed with 3 children, a daughter, and two sons namely Brooklyn Elisabeth Lachey, Camden John Lachey, and Phoenix Robert Lachey respectively.

Vanessa Lachey Net worth

Lachey earns her worth mostly from her acting in blockbuster films and series. Her estimated net worth is around $10 million and her annual salary is under review. With her already international acclaim, she will soon earn a huge fortune. If she continues to line up success after success, her net worth will certainly increase in the forthcoming future.


  • In 1998, she won the title Miss South Carolina Teen USA and Miss Teen USA.
  • She was the first eligible miss Teen USA from South Carolina and also the first to be named the Pageant’s Miss Congeniality.
  • Some of her television works include 30 Rock, Psych, Hawaii Five-0, CSI: NY, Wipe-Out, and many more.
  • Venessa was a participant at ABC’s Dancing with the star series in season 25, where she grooved and show us her hidden dancing talent where her professional partner was Maksim Chmerkovskiy competing against her husband Nick.
  • In the year 2006, the first music video was released namely ‘What’s Left of Me’, by Nick Lachey.
  • Latest in early 2021, she starred in ‘Call Me Kat’ while portraying the role of Tara Barnett and in the same year, she got featured in ‘NCIS: Hawai’i’.

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