Don't Worry, McSteamy: Sex Tapes Are Good for You

Third star of nudie vid gets fashion deal
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Aug 20, 2009 10:45 AM CDT
Eric Dane, left, and Rebecca Gayheart arrive at Entertainment Weekly's 5th Annual Pre-Emmy party in Los Angeles on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2007.   (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
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(Newser) – For better or worse, sex tapes turned Paris Hilton and Kim Kardashian into household names. So rather than being annoyed at the leak, the stars of the McSteamy nudie vid should be grateful: “Sex tapes have been proven to provide a significant career boost,” one adult-industry editor tells E! Looks like video star Kari Ann Peniche is already taking that advice to heart: She signed a deal designing a swimwear line with Christian Audigier, TMZ reports.