2 Sasha Grey(Former Adult Film Actress and Co-Founder of the Industrial Music Band 'aTelecine')
A woman of many talents, Sasha Grey is an American actress, author, musician, and former pornographic actress. Grey's journey from the pornographic industry to the mainstream film industry has been quite inspirational. Also a well-known DJ, Grey is credited with co-founding the now-defunct industrial music band aTelecine. An openly bisexual star, she serves as an inspiration to the LGBT community.
3 Lisa Ann(Actress)
4 August Ames(Actress)
5 Riley Reid(Actress)
6 Dani Daniels(Actress)
7 Traci Lords(Actress)
Traci Lords' journey as the most sought-after pornographic actress to a mainstream actress in Hollywood has been very inspirational. She then went on to establish herself as a singer, writer, and fashion model. She has also voiced her support for the LGBT community and has worked towards encouraging homeless teens and runaways get off the streets.
8 Mia Malkova(Actress)
9 Julia Ann(Actress)
10 Asa Akira(Actress)
11 Angela White(Actress)
12 Kendra Lust(Actress)
13 Abella Danger(Actress)
14 Jenna Jameson(Model, Adult film actress)
‘The Queen of Porn’ with the name of an Irish whisky! Jenna Jameson may have hung up her shoes as a pornographic actress, but the world recognizes her as the most famous adult entertainment performer who dominated the x-rated film world during 1990s and early 2000s. The model and television personality says she is a gang-rape survivor.
15 Stormy Daniels(Actress)
16 Alexis Texas(Pornographic Actress)
17 Adriana Chechik(Actress)
18 Kayden Kross(Actress)
19 Linda Lovelace(American Adult Film Star)
20 Belle Knox(Actress)
21 Christy Mack(Model)
22 Maitland Ward(Model)
23 Jesse Jane(Adult Film Actress)
24 Remy LaCroix(Actress)
25 Brandi Love(Adult Film Star)
26 Farrah Abraham(Reality Star)
27 Shyla Stylez(Pornographic Actress)
28 Asia Carrera(Actress)
29 Anikka Albrite(Actress)
30 Jenna Haze(Pornographic Actress, Director)
31 Tera Patrick(Pornographic actress)
Model and adult-film actor Tera Patrick is best known for her appearances in Playboy and Penthouse. She established a talent agency and has also appeared in a photo series for Time magazine. She has also been inducted into the AVN and XRCO Halls of Fame, and has co-written a memoir.
32 Bree Olson(Actress)
33 Janine Lindemulder(Dancer)
34 Eva Angelina(American Pornographic Actress)
Known for her busty frame and her dazzling smile, award-winning porn star Nicole Tyler, better known by her pseudonym, Eva Angelina, had entered the porn industry through a newspaper ad. She filmed her first sex scene just 3 months after turning 18. She is now a qualified real-estate agent.
35 Valentina Nappi(Actress)
Valentina Nappi is an Italian adult model and pornographic film actress. She is the recipient of prestigious awards like AVN Award and XBIZ Award. Widely recognized as an intellectual pornstar, Nappi contributes as a columnist for MicroMega. She has also been featured in magazines like Playboy and Penthouse. In November 2013, Nappi was named Pet of the Month by Penthouse.
36 Lupe Fuentes(House Music Producer, DJ, and Former Pornographic Actress)
Lupe Fuentes had started out as a porn actor, with her own website, at 19. The Colombian artist later stepped into music, joining the group The Ex-Girlfriends. Now a social-media influencer and a house music DJ/producer, Lupe lives in Los Angeles and is married to actor/singer Evan Seinfeld.
37 Bonnie Rotten(Actress)
38 Riley Steele(Adult Film Star)
39 India Summer(Adult Film Stars)
40 Carter Cruise(Model)
41 Kaylani Lei(Actress)
42 Jessica Drake(Actress)
43 Lexi Belle(Adult Film Star)
44 Ilona Staller(Pornographic actor, Politician)
Ilona Staller is a former porn star, singer, and politician. She achieved popularity by appearing in Telefono rosso, the first Italian hardcore pornography production, and then went on to pose nude in Playboy's editions around the world. In 1980, an erotic series titled La Cicciolina was made based on Ilona Staller's life and career.
45 Nikki Benz(Pornographic actress)
Nikki Benz is a Canadian pornographic actress who worked as a stripper prior to her porn career. She has also appeared on the cover of Penthouse magazine and was named the Penthouse Pet of the Month in April 2010. Nikki Benz has received many awards, including an XBIZ Award. In 2016, she was inducted into the AVN Hall of Fame.
46 Dana Vespoli(Actress)
47 Kagney Linn Karter(American Pornographic Actress and Model)
Kagney Linn Karter is an American model, pornographic actress, and former stripper. Over the years, Karter has received many awards and nominations for her performance in pornographic movies. In 2012, she was featured in a BBC documentary titled Twilight of the Porn Stars which focuses on the porn industry and the lives of popular porn stars.