Lachey is a pop singer, actor, producer, television host, and television personality who rose to fame in the late 1990s as a member of the boy band 98 Degrees. The second season music reality show Taking the Stage is set at his alma mater School for Creative and Performing Arts in Cincinnati, Ohio. During the first production, the show chronicled the lives of five high school students and their friends as they train for careers in the arts.
Off-stage and off-screen, Lachey remains a constant advocate for children and humanitarian causes through his work with organizations such as Feeding America and the Make-a-Wish Foundation. He is also founder and president of The Nick Lachey Foundation, an organization that drives much needed funds to different schools andcharities across the country
The new season of Taking the Stage will premiere on January 28 at 11 pm on MTV. For more information, visit www.mtv.com/shows/taking_the_stage/season_2.
Written by Lateisha Clay