SACRAMENTO - Porn actor, Marc Anthony Donais, was convicted of attempted murder, assault with a deadly weapon, battery causing serious bodily injury and domestic violence Wednesday, said District Attorney Jan Scully.
Scully said Donais, who was known as Ryan Idol in the adult film industry, went to his then girlfriend's home in 2009 to confront her over his suspicions of her cheating on him.
During the encounter, he punched her repeatedly beat her in the head with a toilet sea, said Scully. The force of the beating shattered the toilet seat and caused severe cuts to the woman's head.
Donais faces 15 years in prison.
Sentencing is set for December 9, 2011.