They starred in one of the most successful reality shows to date (MTV's Newlyweds) and spent over seven years together, but Nick Lachey says he hasn't had any contact with ex-wife Jessica Simpson in six years.While on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live with the rest of his 98 Degrees bandmates on Tuesday, the now dad was honest when host Andy Cohen asked him a fan question, "When was the last time you saw or spoke to your ex Jessica Simpson?""Is this the part where I can plead the fifth?" he said [see video below] referring to the show's famous question and answer portion. "It's been years. Honestly, probably six years."
NEWS: Pregnant Kim Kardashian Attacked By Ex Nick Lachey for Being Fame HungrySo does it bother him when he sees her face plastered on magazine covers or on the small screen? "Not at all," he says. "It was like another lifetime ago."Andy then jokingly asked him if he ever curled up with a Newlyweds DVD."I have not," Nick responded with a laugh. "As you can imagine, that's not popular viewing in my house. We don't sit around as a family and watch the old DVDs."Jessica and Nick began dating in the late 1990s and married in 2002. The pair documented their marriage on the hit MTV reality show for three seasons between 2003 and 2005. They announced their separation in November 2005 and were officially divorced the following June."I loved everything about marriage," Jessica's said in the past. "I loved having a companion to wake up with and have barbecues with. But things happen and people grow apart."Since their split, both parties have found love and become parents.
EXCLUSIVE: Inside Pregnant Jessica Simpson's Daughter Maxwell's First BirthdaySoon after Vanessa Minnillo starred alongside Nick in his 2006 music video for "What's Left of Me," the pair began dating. They wed on July 15, 2011 and welcomed their first child, a son named Camden, in September.Jessica is currently engaged to former pro football player, Eric Johnson, with whom she has 1-year-old daughter Maxwell. They duo are expecting their second child — a boy — this summer.
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