LeAnn Rimes & Eddie Cibrian Generate Heat & Great Ratings

Whether or not it was a publicity stunt, the controversy surrounding LeAnn Rimes and her Lifetime television movie Northern Lights co-star Eddie Cibrian was steamy enough for viewers to tune in to its premiere en masse. In case you forgot what they were doing, these surveillance shots of the couple on their alleged romantic interlude should help jog your memory.

And, as you can see from these screengrabs from the TV movie, the two definitely had some serious chemistry. Looking at these pics of Eddie, it doesn’t seem like it would be all that difficult for the room to heat up a few degrees the minute he started disrobing.

The movie was Lifetime’s biggest of the year, nabbing around 4.5 million viewers. Let’s hope the infidelity was worth it, you dirty, dirty cheaters. It was certainly good for the rest of us. Ha! It’s just a sexual crime!

Gallery Info: Screengrabs from Lifetime’s Northern Lights starring Eddie Cibrian and LeAnn Rimes & Country Star Leann Rimes Cheats With Ugly Betty Hunk Eddie Cibrian.