Get Your Fresh Intelligence Daily


‘DWTS’ Diva! Vanessa Lachey’s ‘Ego Is Through The Roof’ During Show Rehearsals

//DWTS Nick Lachey Vanessa Fighting Rehearsals pp

Sep. 14 2017, Published 9:51 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

The season premiere of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars is days away and there is already a diva on the dance floor! has exclusively learned that new contestant Vanessa Lachey, 36 — whose singer hubby, Nick Lachey, 43, is also a contestant — has been serving up some serious attitude during rehearsals over the past couple of weeks.

“Vanessa’s ego is just through the roof,” an on-set source said. “She acts like she is this huge celebrity, and is really just a big diva!”

Article continues below advertisement

As Radar readers know, this is the first time that a married couple has competed against each other for the coveted Mirror Ball trophy. Vanessa is paired up with coach Maksim Chmerkovskiy, 37, while Nick is being coached by Maksim’s wife, Peta Murgatroyd, 31.

The rivalry already seems to be getting to the parents of three.

“They are bickering nonstop backstage, and it is starting to annoy everyone who is working with them,” the insider told Radar.

Other stars competing against the couple include Frankie Muniz, Debbie Gibson, Drew Scott and Derek Fisher.

The new season premieres on September 18.

Who do you think will win the upcoming season of ‘Dancing with the Stars?’ Sound off in the comment section below.

We pay for juicy info! Do you have a story for Email us at, or call us at (866) ON-RADAR (667-2327) any time, day or night.


© Copyright 2021 Radar Media Group LLC. Radar and RadarOnline are registered trademarks. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.