Andrew John Lachey was born on August 8, 1976 in Cincinnati, Ohio USA. There are a few reasons why Drew Lachey is popular, but perhaps he is best known as the winner of the second season of Dancing with the Stars, an American TV dance competition show. Secondly Drew Lachey and his brother Nick Lachey are members of the pop and R&B band 98 Degrees, other members include Jeff Timmons and Justin Jeffre. Further, Drew is a singer, songwriter, actor and well-known producer in his own right.
So just how rich is Drew Lachey, the popular singer and actor from the United States? Currently, sources estimate that Drew’s net worth has reached $6.5 million, accumulated through his various successful activities in the entertainment industry.
Drew Lachey Net Worth $6.5 Million
Being a member of 98 Degrees and an actor as well, Drew Lachey enlarged his net worth with a couple of sporadic performances: he appeared on Nick`s MTV show named Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica. Here the name Jessica refers to Jessica Simpson, a former wife of Nick Lachey. In addition, in Dancing with the Stars, Drew performed along with professional dancer Cheryl Burke, dancing tango, Paso Doble, and freestyle, and as the winner of Dancing with the Stars, Drew toured with the team from 2006 to 2007. Later on, Drew even co-hosted the fifth season of this show, replacing the former host Samantha Harris. Drew also co-hosted Miss USA along with Nancy O’Dell in 2006. This worldwide-known beauty competition show also added considerable income to Drew Lachey’s net worth.
Drew Lachey’s net worth was boosted when the artist appeared in a couple of movies: he starred in Spliced (2002), a horror film directed by Gavin Wilding. Drew also performed in The Comebacks (2007), and Guess Who`s Coming to Christmas (2013). Further, Drew even appeared in the Broadway musical Rent (2005), all of which added incomes to Drew Lachey’s net worth.
As regards Drew`s other projects and performances, he appeared on Overhaulin`, an automotive reality TV show which has been aired on TLC, which helped Lachey to increase his net worth even more. In 2010 Drew portrayed Corny Collins in Hairspray, a musical with lyrics by Scott Wittman, music by Marc Shaiman, based on the book by Mark O`Donnell and Thomas Meehan. This musical received a couple of Tony Awards, Drama Desk Awards, a Theatre World Awards and several Laurence Olivier Awards. Furthermore, Lachey co-hosted The Price Is Right LIVE! in 2010, a program based on the television game show The Price Is Right.
As regards Lachey`s personal life, he has been married to Lea Lachey since 2000: they have known each other since their childhood. She was also dancing with 98 Degrees. The couple welcomed their first daughter in 2006 and named her Isabella Claire Lachey. Their son Hudson Nicholas Lachey was born in 2010. Currently, it is known that both of the kids are performing at arts day camp.