Jessica Simpson is now selling beer! The singer and actress has signed on as spokeswoman for Stampede Light Plus, made by Dallas' Stampede Brewing Co. Also, she will appear in ads in stores for the beer and is taking a 15 percent stake in the brewer. The Dallas Morning News says terms were not disclosed. Lawrence Schwartz, Stampede's president and chief executive, says Jessica Simpson is the now face of the brand. She's always looking for ways to diversify her portfolio with good ideas and good people. Stampede Light bills itself as a beer for active people.
In this June 5, 2008 file photo, actress and singer Jessica Simpson is shown at the CMA Music Festival in Nashville, Tenn. She likes a cold beer once in a while! (AP Photo/Bill Waugh, file)