1. She has been a New York-based correspondent for Entertainment Tonight and hosted Total Request Live on MTV.
2. Vanessa Joy Minnillo was born at USAF Clark Regional Medical Center in Angeles City, Pampanga, Philippines. who is two years older.
3. Her father moved the family frequently because of his service in the Air Force.
4. She lived in Washington, California, Nevada, Florida, Germany and Japan and attended eight different schools in nine years.
5. She also attended Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic School, in San Bernardino, California, for one year.
6. The series premiered on ABC on January 5, 2009, with a first season that ran through February 23, 2009.
7. ABC renewed the series for a second season which ran from May 31, 2010 through July 19, 2010.
8. She left the show in late 2012 to have a baby and was replaced by Jill Wagner.
9. In 2008, she played Ashlee in the How I Met Your Mother episode “No Tomorrow”.
10. She starred in the 2008 comedy Disaster Movie, a spoof of big-budget Hollywood disaster movies.
11. Released on August 29, 2008, the film had moderate box office success, earning $34,624,652 worldwide.
12. The film received extremely negative reviews, earning six Razzie Award nominations.
13. As of January 2011, it stands at number sixteen on the IMDb Bottom 100.