Articles Home. Daniel R. Jennings, M. The pornographic industry has become a colossal, worldwide business empire. In times past pornographic actors were shady characters who kept their real identities secretly under guard. Now, with the growing acceptance of pornography into the mainstream, they are going on the talk show circuits, appearing on network news, publishing best seller biographies and working their way into the idol status that once only traditional actors and sports players held. With their growing acceptance into the mainstream has also come an unprecedented look into the real, day to day lives of the average porn star. When the deaths of porn stars over a period of roughly 20 years were analyzed it was discovered that porn stars experienced an unusually large number of premature deaths from such causes as drugs, suicide, murder, alcohol abuse, accidental death, and disease.
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Top 26: A List of Famous Dead Pornstars (2016 – 2020)
January 10, pm Updated December 27, pm. But Delacroix, 28, who opened up about her own battle with depression, said stars face almost constant abuse and bullying online, increasing competition for roles, judgmental attitudes and little support. Delacroix revealed that bullying — both online and off — is a huge issue in the industry and may have contributed to the four deaths.
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SHE was once one of the biggest names in porn, so when a Dutch film crew found Jenni Lee sleeping in the rat-riddled tunnels under Las Vegas it sent shock waves around the world. Although the year-old is now homeless , the former actress claims that underground people - many of whom are struggling with drug addictions - are "more accepting" and she feels like she has made "genuine" friends. Unless they are the top girls of the industry, they just sort of disappear into obscurity. Raylin adds that it can be hard to move on from porn. Here, Fabulous Digital looks at the fates of some of the sex industry's biggest stars Canadian August Ames started her sex career in and became one of the most popular porn stars on the internet. But the year-old, who was married to porn film director Kevin Moore, 43, tragically took her own life in December Shockingly, August was one of at least five adult performers who died due to alleged drug overdose or suicide between November and January There were reports that cyber-bullying was to blame for August hanging herself in an LA park. But Jon concludes that it was actually a disturbing and violent scene, filmed just six weeks before she died, that was more likely to be the trigger for August taking her own life.
The sensuality that adult stars show on screen surely excites everyone but we have no idea what these adult stars go through in their personal life. Adult movies look shining from outside to us but only those who are related to it know its dark secrets. Although the adult industry is very successful in western countries, but it sometimes leads many actors to suffer from depression and anxiety. Many actresses fail to survive in this industry and take the final step to end their life.