Jessica Simpson revealed that she believes publicists prevented male actors and musicians from relationship her previously.
The writer, singer and actress appeared on “The Drew Barrymore Present” lately the place she sat down with the host to debate her numerous enterprise ventures together with her immensely profitable style line, the Jessica Simpson Assortment. The star revealed that her inspiration got here from inspecting concertgoers’ seems to be whereas she was attending the stay reveals of a musician she dated on the time.
Barrymore cheekily requested if she may say which musician she was referring to, to which the artist famous that there have been a couple of.
“I’ve dated a pair musicians, some underneath the radar that individuals don’t learn about. We prefer to preserve some secrets and techniques,” she mentioned.
Simpson added: “Nicely that’s positively not being informed. Should you give me your telephone quantity I’ll name you and inform you.”
That’s when the 2 well-known girls mentioned relationship within the public eye and the pitfalls that come when extra than simply the 2 individuals become involved with the connection course of. That’s when Simpson revealed that she was informed individuals within the publicity world have been waving their well-known purchasers away from a relationship with the then actuality TV star.
“I felt like every time it began to get somewhat bit severe, like I used to be the particular person to run from as a result of each man can be listening to their publicist being like ‘keep away, keep away. You’ll by no means be a revered actor, you’ll by no means be a revered musician in case you’re relationship her,’” she defined. “However that was, you understand, again then. So at the very least that was the excuse I heard.”
Simpson famously dated musician John Mayer from 2006 to 2007. Her time with him was detailed in her memoir “Open E book,” which additionally mentioned her break up from NFL participant Tony Romo, in accordance with Web page Six. She has additionally been linked to Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine previously. Nonetheless, the star apparently has extra musician boyfriends than that.
Simpson, who’s now married to husband Eric Johnson, whom she shares three youngsters with, rose to fame — and apparently publicist infamy — together with her 2003 actuality TV present, “Newlyweds,’ that stared her and her then-husband, Nick Lachey.
“It was ‘The Osbournes’ and the ‘Actual World’ after which Nick and I,” she informed Barrymore of her early profession. “These have been those. For our marriage, it was very annoying, however we did have enjoyable. Up till the final… Like, the top of the final season did get to simply be overwhelming as a result of we have been in a spot the place our communication was now not communication anymore.”
Simpson and Lachey received divorced in 2006.