A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, Drew Lachey is a past winner of ABC's Dancing with the Stars. He and his dance partner, Cheryl Burke, took home first place, beating out 10 other dance couples in 2006. Lachey also served as co-host of Dancing with the Stars last season, and will now be seen in January 2008 as the host of Dance War: Bruno vs. Carrie Ann, a live, one-hour series that features teams created by Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli battling it out on the dance floor.
Lachey is best known for his pop group 98 Degrees, which he joined with his brother, Nick, in 1995. After four successful albums, the band decided to take a break. Since then Lachey has appeared on several TV shows, including As the World Turns, Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica and also in the Broadway musical Rent.
Lachey currently resides in Los Angeles with his family.
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