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Kari Ann Peniche

Kari Ann Peniche (/pɛˈniːtʃeɪ/pe-NEE-chay; born March 20, 1984) is a former beauty queen and entertainer from Fairview, Oregon. She has held the Miss Oregon Teen USA and Miss United States Teen titles. She was stripped of the latter title after appearing nude in the November 2004 issue of Playboy magazine. Peniche lived in San Diego before moving to Houston and then Oregon with her mother. She first attended a modeling class at age 12, and modeled in South Korea at ages 16 and 18. Since her Playboy pictorial, she has launched a fashion business, and has appeared on television and in movies. She has been the subject of several celebrity gossip stories, including a brief engagement to singer Aaron Carter, a quarrel with singer Mindy McCready, and the leak of a controversial home video involving actors Eric Dane and Rebecca Gayheart. She is also well known to television audiences for her appearances on the first season of Sex Rehab with Dr. Drew, the third season of Celebrity Rehab, and a brief appearance on the second season of Sober House. Peniche was born in San Diego, California on March 20, 1984. Her father was a professional musician and songwriter from the Yucatán, Mexico. Her

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'Celeb Rehab' Star Kari Ann Peniche -- Cheating Drug Tests with Bogus Urine

'Celeb Rehab' Star
Cheating Drug Tests with Bogus Urine

"Celebrity Rehab" star Kari Ann Peniche is once again in danger of losing custody of her child ... after new evidence surfaced which shows she's ordering urine off the Internet and injecting it… READ MORE >

Kari Ann Peniche -- 'Celeb Rehab' Star Exposed Our Baby to Meth ... Says Husband

'Celeb Rehab' Star
Exposed Baby to Meth ... Says Husband

Kari Ann Peniche's estranged husband claims the couple's 10-month old baby tested positive for meth ... and now he's begging a judge to strip Kari's custody rights ASAP claiming the "Celebrity… READ MORE >

- 731 days ago
'Celeb Rehab' Star Preggo -- Hubby Doubts Paternity

'Celeb Rehab' Star Preggo -- Hubby Doubts Paternity

The GOOD News: "Celebrity Rehab" star Kari Ann Peniche is PREGNANT!!The BAD News: Her husband is unsure if he's the father ... and has filed for a divorce. TMZ has obtained the divorce papers, in… READ MORE >

- 1115 days ago
'Celebrity Rehab' Star -- Married ... By a Shaman

'Celebrity Rehab' Star -- Married ... By a Shaman

Kari Ann Peniche -- the ex-beauty queen who starred in Season 3 of "Celebrity Rehab" -- tied the knot last Sunday… and TMZ has learned, the minister was a real-life shaman.Sources tell TMZ,… READ MORE >

- 1256 days ago
'Celeb Rehab' Star Bails on Real Rehab After 3 Days

'Celeb Rehab' Star Bails on Real Rehab After 3 Days

Another major setback for former "Celebrity Rehab" star Kari Ann Peniche -- TMZ has learned the ex-Playboy model has thrown in the rehab towel again -- this time after only three days. A rep for… READ MORE >

- 1406 days ago
VH1 Star Checks into Non-Celebrity Rehab

VH1 Star Checks into Non-Celebrity Rehab

Kari Ann Peniche -- the Playboy model from VH1's "Celebrity Rehab" -- just checked into another rehab center to be treated for an addiction to methamphetamines ... only this time, her progress… READ MORE >

- 1415 days ago
Eric Dane Works Out His Issues

Eric Dane Works Out His Issues

Fully dressed and not recording his wife in a tub with another chick, Eric Dane emerged from his home for the first time since that nude threesome video hit the Internet and went to the gym in… READ MORE >

- 1801 days ago
Nude Tape Star to Vet: My Dog May Be Coke'd Up

Nude Tape Star to Vet: My Dog May Be Coke'd Up

He's only a puppy -- but Kari Ann Peniche's 18-month-old doggie may have already had a dangerous brush with cocaine. It all went down back in July -- back before Kari Ann's naked threesome tape… READ MORE >

- 1801 days ago
Eric Dane's Naked Tape Co-Star Cashes In

Eric Dane's Naked Tape Co-Star Cashes In

Kari Ann Peniche -- the chick in the Eric Dane/Rebecca Gayheart naked tape -- just sealed the most ironic deal ever: She's gonna be designing clothes.The lucky fashion house cashing in on her… READ MORE >

- 1801 days ago
Dane/Gayheart Naked Co-Star -- 'Just Having Fun'

Dane/Gayheart Naked Co-Star -- 'Just Having Fun'

The other girl in the bizarro 3-person naked romp vid with Eric Dane and Rebecca Gayheart wants everyone to know she was "just having fun with my friends." Last night at a gas station in West… READ MORE >

- 1803 days ago

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