TV personality, TV host, model, and actress Vanessa Lachey was born on November 9, 1980, on the Clark Air Force Base, in the Philippines and grew up in Charleston, South Carolina.
In 1997 she became Miss Teen South Carolina, and the next year she was named Miss Teen USA. Then in 2003 she landed the job of VJ on MTV's popular "Total Request Live" and has since made numerous guest appearances on popular television series such as "How I Met Your Mother," "CSI:NY," "Psych," and "30 Rock," among others. She was also the lead in 2008's "Disaster Movie".
Vanessa is married to Nick Lachey, with whom she has two children.