Jenna Jameson (born Jenna Marie Massoli; April 9, 1974) is an American mannequin, former pornographic movie actress, businesswoman, and tv persona. She has been named the world’s most well-known grownup leisure performer and “The Queen of Porn”.
She began appearing in erotic movies in 1993 after having labored as a stripper and glamor mannequin. By 1996, she had gained the “Prime Newcomer” award from every of the three main grownup film organizations. She has since gained greater than 35 adult-video awards, and has been inducted into the X-Rated Critics Group (XRCO) and Grownup Video Information (AVN) Halls of Fame.
Jameson based the adult-entertainment firm ClubJenna in 2000 with Jay Grdina, whom she later married and divorced. Initially, a single web site, this enterprise expanded into managing related web sites of different stars and started producing sexually specific movies in 2001. The primary such film, Briana Loves Jenna (with Briana Banks), was named on the 2003 AVN Awards because the best-selling and best-renting pornographic title for 2002. By 2005, ClubJenna had revenues of US$30 million with earnings estimated at half that. Ads for her website and movies, typically bearing her image, have towered on a 48-foot-tall billboard in New York Metropolis’s Occasions Sq..
Jameson has additionally crossed over into mainstream popular culture, beginning with a minor position in Howard Stern’s 1997 movie Personal Components. Her mainstream appearances continued with a number of guest-hosting and guest-starring on varied tv applications. Playboy TV hosted her Jenna’s American Intercourse Star actuality present, wherein aspiring porn stars competed for a ClubJenna contract. Her 2004 autobiography, How one can Make Love Like a Porn Star: A Cautionary Story, spent six weeks on The New York Occasions Greatest Vendor record.
Jameson introduced her retirement from pornography on the 2008 AVN Awards, stating that she would by no means return to the trade. Though she not performs in pornographic movies, she has been working as a webcam mannequin since 2013.
Jenna Marie Massoli was born on April 9, 1974, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Her father, Laurence Henry Massoli, was a police officer on the Las Vegas Sheriff’s Division and program director for KSNV-DT. Her mom, Judith Brooke Hunt, was a Las Vegas showgirl who danced within the Folies Bergère present on the Tropicana Resort & On line casino.
Her mom died of melanoma on February 20, 1976, two months earlier than her daughter’s second birthday. The most cancers remedies bankrupted the household they usually relocated in Nevada, Arizona and Montana, normally dwelling in a trailer dwelling or together with her paternal grandmother. She and her older brother Tony have been raised Catholic, although they have been basically left to mother or father one another.
Jameson was a frequent entrant in magnificence pageants as a toddler and enrolled in ballet courses all through her childhood. In a featurette on the Zombie Strippers DVD, Jameson signifies she educated in dance for fifteen years.
Jameson wrote in her autobiography that in October 1990, when she was 16 years previous and whereas the household was dwelling on a cattle ranch in Fromberg, Montana, she was crushed with rocks and gang raped by 4 boys after a soccer recreation at Fromberg Excessive Faculty. The incident started after she tried to hitchhike dwelling and that she entered the automobile of the 4 boys whereas believing that she can be pushed to her dwelling.
She reported being raped a second time whereas nonetheless 16 by “Preacher”, her boyfriend Jack’s biker uncle. Preacher has denied the rape ever occurred. Slightly than inform her father, she left dwelling and moved in with Jack in her first critical relationship.
Jack was a tattoo artist and gave her the primary of a sequence of tattoos, one in every of which might turn out to be her trademark tattoo, two hearts on her proper buttock. In line with E!, her brother Tony, who later owned a tattoo parlor himself, added the inscription “Coronary heart Breaker”.
She tried to observe in her mom’s profession as a Las Vegas showgirl, however most reveals rejected her for not having the then-typical peak of 5 ft eight inches (173 cm). She was employed at Disneyland Resort, however left after two months stating considerations over the schedule and wage.
Her boyfriend Jack inspired her to use for jobs as a dancer, and in 1991, although underage, she started dancing in Las Vegas strip golf equipment utilizing a pretend identification. After she was rejected from the Loopy Horse Too strip membership due to her orthodontia, she eliminated her braces with pliers and was accepted. After six months, she was incomes US$2,000 per evening, earlier than graduating from Bonanza Excessive Faculty.
Her first stage identify as a dancer was “Jennasis”, which she later used because the identify of a enterprise that she integrated (“Jennasis Killing Co.”). As for choosing her everlasting skilled identify, she mentioned, “I needed to provide you with an excellent identify. I did not need a porno identify. So I sat down, opened up the telephone guide and thumbed to the J’s, trigger I wished it to match my first identify.”
She noticed ‘James’, however rejected “Jenna James” as a result of it “sounds too porno”. Proper beneath that was ‘Jameson’ which struck her as being the identify of the whiskey she likes and thought “Okay, that is excellent.” That evening at work she noticed her brother and requested him what he considered the identify “Jenna Jameson”. He mentioned, “I am consuming Jameson proper now.” And the identify caught after that.
Apart from dancing, beginning later in 1991, she posed for nude images for photographer Suze Randall in Los Angeles, with the intention of entering into Penthouse. After her pictures had appeared in a number of males’s magazines beneath varied names, she then stopped working for Randall, feeling Randall was “a shark”.
Whereas in highschool, she started taking medicine – cocaine, LSD, and methamphetamine – accompanied by her brother (who was hooked on heroin) and at instances her father. Her habit worsened throughout her 4 years together with her boyfriend. She finally stopped consuming correctly and have become too skinny to mannequin; Jack left her in 1994. She weighed 76 kilos (34 kg) when a buddy put her in a wheelchair and despatched her to her father, who was then dwelling in Redding, California, with a view to detox; her father didn’t acknowledge her when she obtained off the aircraft.
Phrases Value (as Nina) (1999)
Fantasy Lady created 1993, Launched March 15, 1994, registered June 15, 1994. Her first movie, non-sex position.
Parts of Need Launched April 27, 1994, registered June 10, 1994. Lesbian solely.
Up and Cummers 10 Produced April 18, 1994; launched Could 2004, 1994, Erotica West, Randy West Productions.
Up and Cummers 11 (1994, Erotica West, Randy West Productions) – Produced April 19, 1994; launched June three, 1994. Her first heterosexual movie.
Cherry Pie (1994, Sin Metropolis Video) – Launched June 15, 1994
Child Doll (Sin Metropolis Leisure) Registered July 6, 1994, launched August 16, 1994
The Dinner Social gathering Adam and Eve Productions launched September 12, 1994
Cowl to Cowl (1995)
The Kiss (1995)
Up and Cummers (1995)
The place the Boys Aren’t 7 (1995)
Digital Actuality 69 (1995)
Beginning Over (1995)
Image Good (1995)
Lip Service (1995)
I Love Lesbians (1995)
On Her Again (1995)
Up and Cummers 20 (1995)
Silk Stockings: The Black Widow (1995)
Blue Film (1995, Depraved Photos)
Smells Like…Intercourse (1995, Depraved Photos)
Depraved One (1995, Depraved Photos)
Publicity (1995, Vivid)
Jenna Loves Rocco (1996, Vivid)
Conquest (1996, Depraved Photos)
Jenna’s Revenge (1996, Depraved Photos)
The F-Zone (1996)
Cum One, Cum All (1996)
Silver Display Confidential (1996)
Jenna Ink (1996)
Treasured Metallic Quantity 1 (1996)
Arduous Proof (1996)
Satyr (1996) (Depraved Photos)
Philmore Butts Taking Care of Enterprise (1997)
Soiled Bob’s Xcellent Adventures 35 (1997)
Jenna’s Constructed for Velocity (1997)
Conference Cuties (1997)
Harmful Tides (1998, Depraved Photos)
Flashpoint (1998, Depraved Photos)
Tremendous Attractive (1998)
All American Superstars (1998)
Depraved Weapon (1998)
Hell On Heels (1999, Depraved Photos)
Digital Intercourse with Jenna Jameson (1999, Digital Playground FX)
Tremendous Attractive Too (1999)
Filth Service provider (1999)
Phrase’s Value (1999)
Blown Away (1999)
Silk Stockings – The Again Widow (1999)
Dream Quest (2000, Depraved Photos)
Please Cum Inside Me (2000)
The place the Boys Aren’t 14 (2001)
Briana Loves Jenna (2001, Vivid / Membership Jenna)
Deep Inside Jenna (2001, Vivid / Membership Jenna)
My Plaything: Jenna Jameson (2001)
I Love Lesbians 10 (2001)
I Dream of Jenna (2002, Vivid / Membership Jenna)
three Into Jenna Jameson (2002, Vivid)
Up Shut & Private: Ashlyn Gere (2002)
Younger Jenna (2002)
The Masseuse (2002, Vivid / ClubJenna)
The place the Boys Aren’t 16: Darkish Angels (2003)
The place the Boys Aren’t 17 (2003)
Udderly Ridiculous (2003)
I Dream of Jenna 2 (2003)
Final Lady Standing (2004)
Jenna Uncut & Uncensored (2004)
Harder Love (2004)
Digital camera Sutra (2004)
5 Star Jenna Jameson (2004, Vivid)
Bella Loves Jenna (2004, Vivid / Membership Jenna)
The Masseuse (2004, Vivid / Membership Jenna)
Krystal Methodology (2004, Vivid / Membership Jenna)
The New Satan in Miss Jones (2005, Vivid)
Jenna Does Carmen (2005)
Jenna Loves Ache (2005)
Jenna’s Star Energy (2005)
Sophia Syndrome (2005)
Final Lady Standing (2005)
The Ardour of the Christies (2005)
Dasha: Like a Geyser (2005)
Jenna’s Robust Love (2005)
Jesse Issue (2006)
Jenna Jameson: Uncut & Uncensored 2 (2006)
Endlessly Asia (2006)
Jenna Loves Justin (2006)
Janine Loves Jenna (2006, Vivid / Membership Jenna)
Jenna’s Wicked (2006, Vivid / Membership Jenna)
I Love Pussy (2007, Vivid/Membership Jenna)
Nikita Loves Jenna (2009) (V)
Jenna Loves Krystal and Justin (2010) (Vivid / Membership Jenna)
Personal Components (1997)
Ali G, Aiii (2000)
Porn ‘n Hen (2002)
New World Dysfunction III, Freewheel Burning (2003)
Evil Breed: The Legend of Samhain (2005)
What Love Is (2006)
Sin-Jin Smyth (2007)
Zombie Strippers (2008)
How one can Make Like to a Lady (2010)
Video video games
Grand Theft Auto: Vice Metropolis (as Sweet Suxxx) (2002)
Tony Hawk’s Professional Skater four (as Daisy) (2003)
Eminem video “With out Me” (2002)
Wild On! (1997, E!) visitor hosted
Nash Bridges (2000, CBS)
Household Man (2001) (Episode: “Brian Does Hollywood”)
Mister Sterling (2003, NBC)
Jenna’s American Intercourse Star (2005, Playboy Channel)
Sons of Anarchy (2014, FX) (Episode 703 “Taking part in With Monsters”: as Porn Actress)
Superstar Large Brother (2015, Channel 5 (UK))
Jameson on the AVN Grownup Leisure Expo on January 12, 2007
Jameson says that she began appearing in intercourse movies in retaliation for the infidelity of her boyfriend, Jack. She first appeared in an erotic movie in 1993, a non-explicit softcore film by Andrew Blake, with girlfriend Nikki Tyler. Her first pornographic film scenes have been filmed by Randy West and appeared in 1994’s Up and Cummers 10 and Up and Cummers 11. She shortly achieved discover and appeared in a number of different pornographic movies whereas nonetheless dwelling in Las Vegas.
Of her first grownup film, Randy West mentioned “Jenna contacted me and mentioned she wished to get into the XXX enterprise, however her agent did not need her to do porn. A month later I am on a shoot in Woodland Hills [a San Fernando Valley section of Los Angeles], and there is Jenna. She mentioned she wished to get into the enterprise, regardless of what her agent mentioned. I instructed her if you wish to simply do a lady/woman scene, we will do this.
She mentioned she wished to work with Kylie Eire, so I set it up. When the intercourse began, she simply fucking rocked! I knew Jenna was particular proper off the bat. I figured she’d be the following Ginger Lynn, however no one had any concept she was going to be as huge as she turned out to be. Jenna instructed me after we first met that she was going to be a star.”
Jameson obtained her first breast implants on July 28, 1994, to boost her stripping and film careers. By 2004, she had had two completely different units of breast implants and a chin implant.
Jameson’s first grownup video appearances have been lesbian scenes (a standard manner that feminine performers ease into the enterprise). She says: “Lady-on-girl was simple and pure. Then they supplied me plenty of cash to do boy-girl.” Her first heterosexual scene was in Up and Cummers 11 (1994). At the start of her profession, she promised herself that she would by no means do anal intercourse or double penetration scenes on movie. As a substitute, her “signature transfer” was oral intercourse, lubricated with saliva.
She has additionally by no means performed any interracial intercourse scenes with males (regardless of that class’s runaway reputation throughout the 2000s). When requested about this on The Howard Stern Present on February eight, 2008, she mentioned that she was not essentially against doing so; quite, “it by no means actually got here up”, as there have been few black males working in porn when she began, and none of them labored [exclusively] for a similar firm [as] she did.
In 1994, after overcoming her drug habit by spending a number of weeks together with her father and grandmother, Jameson relocated to Los Angeles to dwell with Nikki Tyler.
Her first film after that was Silk Stockings. Later in 1995, Depraved Photos, a then small pornographic movie manufacturing firm, signed her to an unique contract. She remembers telling Depraved Photos founder Steve Orenstein: “An important factor to me proper now could be to turn out to be the largest star the trade has ever seen.”
The contract earned Jameson US$6,000 for every of eight films in her first yr. Her first big-budget manufacturing was Blue Film (1995), the place she performed a reporter investigating a porn set; it gained a number of AVN Awards.
In 1996, Jameson gained prime awards from three main trade organizations, the XRCO Greatest New Starlet award, the AVN Greatest New Starlet Award, and the Followers of X-Rated Leisure (F.O.X.E.) Video Vixen award. She was the primary entertainer to win all three awards. A stream of different awards adopted.
By 2001, Jameson earned $60,000 for a day and a half of filming a single DVD, and $eight,000 per evening dancing at strip golf equipment. She tried to limit herself to 5 movies per yr and two weeks of dancing monthly. Her husband Jay Grdina has mentioned that she earned as a lot as $25,000 per evening dancing.
Between 2005 and 2006, she hosted Playboy TV’s Jenna’s American Intercourse Star, the place potential porn stars compete in sexual performances for a contract together with her firm, ClubJenna. Winners of the contracts for the primary two years have been Brea Bennett and Roxy Jezel.
In August 2007, Jameson had her breast implants eliminated, lowering her from a D to a C cup; she additionally mentioned she was completed with showing on digital camera in pornographic movies, although she would proceed operating ClubJenna, which was grossing $30 million per yr. In January 2008, Jameson confirmed she was retiring from pornographic performances and has since mentioned that she “will not even do a Maxim cowl”.
Jameson in March 2008
Jameson’s first look at an adult-entertainment occasion since her retirement was on the 2013 Exxxotica New Jersey conference in October. The next month, she returned to the grownup trade as a webcam mannequin. On January 15, 2014, Fleshlight launched Jameson’s signature synthetic vagina. Jameson was additionally the grasp of ceremonies for the 2014 XBIZ Awards on January 24.
Jameson and Grdina shaped ClubJenna as an Web pornography firm in 2000. ClubJenna.com was one of many first pornographic websites to supply greater than photos and movies; it supplied specific diaries, relationship recommendation, and even inventory tricks to paid members. The positioning reportedly was worthwhile in its third week. The enterprise later diversified into multimedia pornographic leisure, first by administering different porn stars’ web sites, then, in 2001, by the manufacturing of pornographic movies.
Early ClubJenna movies starred Jameson herself, limiting herself to on-screen intercourse with different girls or with Grdina, who appeared as Justin Sterling. The primary ClubJenna movie, Briana Loves Jenna (2001), co-produced with Vivid, value US$280,000 to make, and grossed over $1 million in its first yr. It was the very best promoting and best-renting pornographic title of its yr, successful twin AVN Awards.
It was marketed as “Jenna. Her first boy/woman scene in over 2 years.” referring to Jameson’s abstention from heterosexual on-film intercourse. Grdina has mentioned that Jameson’s movies averaged gross sales of 100,000 copies, in contrast with run-of-the-mill pornographic movies, which did properly to promote 5,000. Alternatively, he additionally mentioned that their movies took as much as twelve days to movie, in contrast with in the future for different pornographic movies.
In a January 2009 interview with William Shatner on Shatner’s Uncooked Nerve, Jameson mentioned she got here shut to purchasing Penthouse journal when writer Bob Guccione filed for Chapter 11 reorganization of his enterprise (which occurred in August 2003), however was thwarted when another person swooped in and purchased up all of the inventory. New York Journal’s Intelligencer quoted a supply from Penthouse as saying “I am certain she is contemplating it”, including that Jameson was to be cowl woman in January 2004 – and “it is a actually wild-looking shoot, even for a porn star.”
In 2004, the ClubJenna movies expanded to starring different actresses with out Jameson – Krystal Steal, Jesse Capelli, McKenzie Lee, Ashton Moore and Sophia Rossi – as Jameson stepped again from starring roles. In 2005 Jameson first directed a movie, The Provocateur, launched as Jenna’s Provocateur in September 2006. The ClubJenna movies have been distributed and marketed by Vivid Leisure, which Forbes journal as soon as known as “the world’s largest grownup movie firm”. They made up a 3rd of ClubJenna’s revenues, however over half of the earnings.
ClubJenna was run as a household enterprise, with Grdina’s sister, Kris, as vp answerable for merchandising. In 2005, ClubJenna had estimated revenues of $30 million, with earnings of about half that.
Jameson additionally capitalized on merchandising herself. Since Could 2003, she has been showing on a 48-foot (15 m) tall billboard in New York Metropolis’s Occasions Sq. selling her website online and films. The primary commercial displayed her carrying solely a thong and skim “Who Says They Cleaned Up Occasions Sq.?” There’s a line of intercourse toys licensed to Doc Johnson, and an “anatomically right” Jenna Jameson motion determine. She stars in her personal intercourse simulation online game, Just about Jenna, wherein the objective is to deliver a 3D mannequin of her to orgasm.
Y-Inform, ClubJenna’s wi-fi firm, sells Jenna Jameson “moan tones” (phone ringtones), chat companies, and video games in partnerships with 20 carriers all over the world, principally in Europe and South America.
In 2006, New York Metropolis-based Depraved Cow Leisure began to broaden her model to barware, fragrance, purses, lingerie, and footwear, bought by excessive finish retailers corresponding to Saks Fifth Avenue and Colette boutiques. Her movie and merchandising success enabled her to achieve her objective of turning into the highest porn star on this planet.
In August 2005, ClubJenna launched Membership Thrust, an interactive web site for Jameson’s homosexual male followers, which incorporates movies, galleries, intercourse recommendation, gossip, and downloads.
The director of webmaster relations for ClubJenna mentioned the straight website had at all times had a variety of homosexual visitors. By 2006, ClubJenna administered greater than 150 official websites for different grownup leisure trade stars.
In August 2005, a gaggle of enterprise traders that included Jameson bought Babes Cabaret, a strip membership in Scottsdale, Arizona, desiring to make it the primary foray of ClubJenna into dwell leisure. Quickly after the acquisition attracted consideration, the Scottsdale Metropolis Council proposed a brand new ordinance banning nudity at adult-entertainment venues and requiring a four-foot divider limiting contact with dancers.
Such a divider would have additionally successfully banned lap dances, the dancers’ major income. Jameson argued strongly towards the ordinance, and helped arrange a petition towards it. On September 12, 2006, in a referendum on the ordinance, voters struck down the stricter guidelines, permitting the membership to proceed to function as earlier than.
On February three, 2006, Jameson hosted a “Vivid ClubJenna Tremendous Bowl Social gathering” with a number of different ClubJenna and Vivid Women on the Zoo Membership in Detroit, Michigan for a $500 to $1,000 ticket worth. It featured a lingerie present, however no deliberate nudity or intercourse acts.
When first introduced, the social gathering induced controversy with the Nationwide Soccer League, which didn’t sanction this as an official Tremendous Bowl occasion. For 2007, Jameson signed as much as play quarterback within the Lingerie Bowl, however retired because of her insurance coverage firm’s injury considerations. She as an alternative acted as commentator.
On June 22, 2006, Playboy Enterprises introduced that it had purchased ClubJenna Inc., together with an settlement to have each Jameson and Grdina keep on as contracted executives. Playboy CEO Christie Hefner mentioned that she anticipated to quickly enhance movie manufacturing, producing about thirty options within the first yr, and can broaden the best way they’re bought, not solely as DVDs however by TV channels, video-on-demand companies, and cell phones.
On November 1, 2006, Playboy renamed one of many Spice Community’s pay-per-view channels from The Scorching Community to ClubJenna.
In April 2007, Tera Patrick and her manufacturing firm Teravision filed a lawsuit towards Jameson and Playboy Enterprises for failing to correctly account for and pay royalties on income earned by Patrick’s web site, clubtera.com.
Jameson’s autobiography, How one can Make Love Like a Porn Star: A Cautionary Story was revealed in 2004. It was co-written with Neil Strauss, a contributor to The New York Occasions and Rolling Stone, and revealed by ReganBooks, a division of HarperCollins. It was an immediate bestseller, spending six weeks on The New York Occasions Greatest Vendor record. The autobiography additionally gained the 2004 “Mainstream’s Grownup Media Favourite” XRCO Award in a tie with Seymore Butts’s Household Enterprise TV sequence. It was translated into German as Pornostar. Die Autobiographie in November 2005, and Spanish as Cómo Hacer El Amor Igual Que Una Estrella Porno in January 2006.
The guide covers her early profession from her starting in present enterprise dwelling together with her tattoo artist boyfriend, by receiving the Pornographic Scorching d’Or award at Cannes, and marriage ceremony photos from her second marriage. It doesn’t omit sordid particulars, describing her two rapes, drug addictions, an sad first marriage, and quite a few affairs with women and men. The primary-person narrative is damaged up by private pictures, childhood diary entries, household interviews, film scripts, and comedian panels.
The autobiography writer, Judith Regan, additionally served as government producer of a tie-in tv information particular, Jenna Jameson’s Confessions, airing on VH1 on August 16, 2004, in the future earlier than the guide’s launch. In April 2005, ReganBooks and Jameson filed lawsuits towards one another. The purpose of rivalry was a proposed actuality present about Jameson’s on a regular basis life, mentioned between her then-husband, Jay Grdina, and the A&E Community.
ReganBooks maintained that any A&E deal was a breach of Jameson’s contract, which indicated that ReganBooks had a stake within the earnings generated by each the particular based mostly on her memoir and a reality-based sequence, in addition to “any related tasks”. Jameson’s swimsuit claimed that the A&E deal preceded the ReganBooks contract. The truth sequence had nonetheless not materialized, and the lawsuit was nonetheless being mentioned, when HarperCollins fired Judith Regan on December 15, 2006, over an unrelated challenge.
In January 2007, Jameson was reported in talks with producers on turning the autobiography right into a film. In March 2007, Jameson was reportedly lacking conferences with producers, thus endangering the film, because of issues with a latest vaginoplasty.
In April 2013, Jameson introduced she was engaged on a fictional erotic novel known as Sugar. It was co-written with Hope Tarr and revealed by Skyhorse Publishing. It was launched on October 21, 2013.
Jameson can also be recognized for attaining a excessive stage of movie star exterior of pornography – even bringing pornography itself nearer to mainstream society’s consciousness and acceptance. She has mentioned: “I’ve at all times embraced my hard-core roots, however turning into a family identify was an essential factor to me.”
In 1995, Jameson despatched pictures of herself to radio host Howard Stern. She turned an everyday visitor on his present, showing greater than 30 instances, and performed the position of “Mandy”, the “First Nude Lady on Radio”, in Stern’s semi-autobiographical 1997 movie Personal Components.
This movie look was the start of a sequence of non-porn movie and tv roles. In 1997, Jameson made an look for an Excessive Championship Wrestling pay-per-view, Hardcore Heaven ’97 because the valet for The Dudley Boyz; one other look at ECW Residing Dangerously on March 1, 1998; and some months the place she was ECW’s on-screen interviewer.
In 1998, she filmed a vignette with Val Venis, a personality within the WWE, for airing on WWE programming. Within the late 1990s, Jameson visitor hosted a number of episodes of the E! cable community’s hit journey/journey/social gathering present Wild On!, showing scantily clad in tropical places. Jameson was featured and interviewed on the British tv present “European Blue Evaluation” on Channel 5.
Jameson (proper) on the AVN Expo 2000
Jameson appeared in a 2001 music video for the Eminem tune “With out Me”. She might be seen in mattress with Eminem as one of many “two trailer park ladies” (the opposite one is health mannequin Kiana Tom) that “go spherical the surface”. Jameson voiced an animated model of herself in a July 2001 episode of Household Man entitled “Brian Does Hollywood”. Her character gained an award for appearing in a porn movie directed by Brian Griffin, and on the shut of the episode Peter Griffin kidnaps her.
In 2002, Jameson and Ron Jeremy performed themselves in Comedy Central’s first function tv film Porn ‘n Hen, within the roles of audio system for a pornography viewing membership. Additionally in 2002, she appeared in two video video games, most notably voicing Sweet Suxxx in Grand Theft Auto: Vice Metropolis. Her character begins as a prostitute, however goes on to success as a pornographic actress and is displayed on a number of billboards throughout the recreation. Her efficiency gained the 2003 G-Phoria “Greatest Dwell Motion/Voice Efficiency Award – Feminine”.
She additionally supplied each the looks and the voice for “Daisy”, a secret playable character for the online game Tony Hawk’s Professional Skater four, who performs provocative methods together with her clothes and skateboard. In 2003, Jameson appeared in two episodes of the NBC prime-time tv present Mister Sterling because the girlfriend of a political financier.
Within the months following the publication of her autobiography, she was interviewed on NBC, CNBC, Fox Information, and CNN, and the guide was reviewed by The New York Occasions, Reuters, and different main media retailers.
Jameson was featured prominently in Samhain, a low funds horror movie wherein she starred with different pornographic actresses together with Ginger Lynn Allen. It was filmed in 2002 however had sat unreleased till 2005, when it was re-cut and launched as Evil Breed: The Legend of Samhain. She had one other minor horror movie position in Sin-Jin Smyth, delayed from launch till late 2006.
Jameson in 2005
In February 2006, Comedy Central introduced plans to function Jameson as “P-Whip”, in a starring position in its first animated cell phone sequence, Samurai Love God. Mediaweek known as her the largest identify connected to the mission. In April 2006, Jameson was the star of a video podcast advert for Adidas, promoting Adicolor sneakers by taking part in a provocative recreation of whack a mole. In July 2006, Jameson turned the primary pornographic actress to have a wax mannequin at Madame Tussauds (within the Las Vegas museum).
Jameson made an look within the U.S. actuality TV present The Easy Life within the fifth-season episode “Dedicated”, broadcast on July 1, 2007; Paris Hilton and Nicole Richie, whereas working in a “love camp”, introduced her in to assist throw a “love ceremony” vow for the 5 dysfunctional . In 2008, Jameson had one other starring position within the comedy horror movie Zombie Strippers, loosely based mostly on Eugène Ionesco’s basic play Rhinoceros.
On August 27, 2015, Jameson turned a contestant on the sixteenth sequence of the UK actuality sequence Superstar Large Brother, representing the USA. On September 22, she turned the sixth housemate to be evicted on Day 27, simply two days brief from the ultimate.
Controversial mainstream appearances
A few of her mainstream appearances sparked controversy. An interview with Jameson contained within the 1999 Abercrombie & Fitch A&F Quarterly was a part of the motivation for Michigan Lawyer Normal Jennifer Granholm and Illinois Lieutenant Governor Corinne Wooden to talk out towards the hybrid magazine-catalog. The marketing campaign was joined by mother and father and Christian conservative teams, and obtained the Quarterly faraway from cabinets and finally canceled in 2003.
In November 2001, the Oxford Union debating society invited Jameson to come back to Oxford to argue towards the proposition “The Home Believes that Porn is Dangerous.” She wrote in her diary on the time, “I really feel like I’m going to be out of my factor, however, I may by no means cross this opportunity up … it is a as soon as in a lifetime factor.” In the long run, her facet gained the talk 204 to 27.
In February 2003, Pony Worldwide deliberate to function her as one in every of a number of pornographic actors in commercials for athletic sneakers. This was attacked by Invoice O’Reilly of Fox Information in an editorial known as “Utilizing Quasi-Prostitutes to Promote Sneakers”, calling pornographic actors inappropriate position fashions for teenagers. In response, The Harvard Crimson proposed a boycott of O’Reilly and Fox Information. Jameson herself despatched a sarcastic e-mail to the present, writing:
I hope Invoice understands the distinction between a porn star and a hooker. I assume he has performed some analysis on the topic as a result of he requested a few of my movies after we completed taping my look. I think about he wished them for skilled causes.
|1995||NightMoves Award||Greatest New Starlet||N/A||N/A|
|1996||AVN Award||Greatest Actress – Video||Depraved One||N/A|
|Greatest Intercourse Scene – Movie||Blue Film||T.T. Boy|
|Greatest New Starlet||N/A||N/A|
|F.O.X.E. Award||Video Vixen||N/A||N/A|
|Scorching d’Or Award||Greatest New American Starlet||N/A||N/A|
|Greatest American Actress||N/A||N/A|
|XRCO Award||Starlet of the 12 months||N/A||N/A|
|NightMoves Award||Greatest Actress||N/A||N/A|
|1997||AVN Award||Greatest Intercourse Scene – Movie||Jenna Loves Rocco||Rocco Siffredi|
|Greatest Intercourse Scene – Video||Conquest||Vince Vouyer|
|F.O.X.E. Award||Feminine Fan Favourite||N/A||Jeanna High-quality & Shane|
|Scorching d’Or Award||Greatest American Actress||N/A||N/A|
|NightMoves Award||Greatest Actress||N/A||N/A|
|1998||AVN Award||Greatest All-Lady Intercourse Scene – Movie||Satyr||Missy|
|F.O.X.E. Award||Feminine Fan Favourite||N/A||Tiffany Mynx, Stacy Valentine & Stephanie Swift|
|Scorching d’Or Award||Greatest American Actress||Sexe de Feu, Coeur de Glace||N/A|
|2002||KSEXradio Listener’s Selection Award||Favourite Porn Star||N/A||N/A|
|2003||AVN Award||Greatest All-Lady Intercourse Scene – Video||I Dream of Jenna||Autumn & Nikita Denise|
|Adam Movie World Information Award||Briana Loves Jenna||Briana Banks|
|G-Phoria Award||Greatest Feminine Voice Efficiency||Grand Theft Auto: Vice Metropolis||N/A|
|KSEXradio Listener’s Selection Award||Favourite Porn Star||N/A||N/A|
|2004||XRCO Award||Greatest Lady/Lady scene||My Plaything: Jenna Jameson 2||Carmen Luvana|
|KSEXradio Listener’s Selection Award||Favourite Porn Star||N/A||N/A|
|2005||Adam Movie World Information Award||Feminine Pornographer of the 12 months||How one can Make Love Like Porn Star: A Cautionary Story||N/A|
|AVN Award||Greatest Actress, Movie||The Masseuse||N/A|
|Greatest All-Lady Intercourse Scene, Movie||Savanna Samson|
|Greatest Intercourse Scene, Movie||Justin Sterling|
|XRCO Award||Mainstream’s Grownup Media Favourite||How one can Make Love Like a Porn Star: A Cautionary Story||Tied with Seymore Butts/Household Enterprise|
|Corridor of Fame||N/A||N/A|
|2006||AVN Award||Corridor of Fame||N/A||N/A|
|Crossover Star of the 12 months||N/A||N/A|
|Greatest Supporting Actress—Movie||The New Satan in Miss Jones||Savanna Samson|
|Greatest All-Lady Intercourse Scene – Movie|
|XBIZ Award||Businesswoman of the 12 months||N/A||N/A|
|F.A.M.E. Award||Favourite Grownup Actress||N/A||N/A|
|Fan Favourite for Hottest Physique||N/A||N/A|
|2007||AVN Award||Crossover Star of the 12 months||N/A||N/A|
|F.A.M.E. Award||Favourite Performer of All Time||N/A||N/A|
|NightMoves Award||Corridor of Fame||N/A||N/A|
Relationships and well being
Jameson with former husband Jay Grdina, on the XBIZ Awards in November 2005
In 2004 Jameson said that she was bisexual, and that she had had intercourse with 100 girls and 30 males off-screen in her life, however by 2008 she described herself as “completely hetero”. She has said the very best relationship she ever had was her lesbian relationship with porn actress Nikki Tyler, which she paperwork in her autobiography. They lived collectively at the beginning of her porn profession and once more earlier than her second marriage. Well-known boyfriends mentioned in her autobiography embrace Marilyn Manson and Tommy Lee.
On December 20, 1996, Jameson married porn star/Depraved Photos director Brad Armstrong. The wedding lasted simply 10 weeks. Though they informally separated in March 1997, she remained contractually obligated to work on Depraved Photos tasks involving each of them. They legally separated and divorced in March 2001, after Brad found her sexual affair with Jorge Araya Montoya (whom she met on a go to to Costa Rica).
Jameson met former pornographic studio proprietor Jay Grdina, scion of a rich cattle-ranching household, who had entered pornographic movie manufacturing after faculty. From 1998 till Jameson’s retirement, Grdina was Jameson’s solely on-screen male intercourse companion, appearing beneath the identify Justin Sterling. They have been engaged in December 2000, properly earlier than her divorce from Armstrong, and married June 22, 2003. They tried to have youngsters from mid-2004 onwards, as Jameson had deliberate to retire from grownup leisure upon turning into a mom. The couple resided in Scottsdale, Arizona, in a 6,700-square-foot (620 m) Spanish-style mansion, purchased for $2 million in 2002.
In November 2004, Jameson was recognized with pores and skin most cancers. Although surgical procedure eliminated it, she miscarried shortly after the prognosis. She was unable to conceive once more with Grdina, even with in vitro fertilization. Jameson mentioned the in vitro course of “wasn’t an excellent factor for me”; she gained weight and didn’t get pregnant. In line with Jameson, the stresses of most cancers plus infertility led to her marriage’s collapse. In August 2006, Star journal and TMZ.com confirmed with Jameson’s publicist that she and Grdina had separated.
In October 2006, it was reported that Jameson started courting combined martial artist and former UFC champion Tito Ortiz, whom she met on Myspace. Ortiz canceled a November 12, 2006 look because the visitor of honor at the USA Marine Corps birthday ball on the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar in San Diego, when the Corps refused to let him deliver Jameson as his visitor.
On November 30, 2006, in an interview on The Howard Stern Present, Ortiz said that he was in love with Jameson, that she was not appearing in pornography, and that they have been in a monogamous relationship. On December 12, 2006, Jameson filed for divorce from Grdina.
She launched Ortiz and talked about their relationship on the 2008 AVN Grownup Film Awards whereas she was presenting an award. She additionally made transient appearances on two episodes of The Superstar Apprentice to assist Ortiz on the duties assigned in these episodes.
Jameson introduced in August 2008 that she and Ortiz have been anticipating twins in April 2009. On March 16, 2009, Jameson gave delivery to twin boys, Jesse Jameson and Journey Jette. Jameson and Ortiz cut up up in March 2013. Ortiz was granted full custody of the twins.
Jameson’s father, Laurence Henry Massoli, died on October 2, 2010, after struggling issues from triple bypass surgical procedure.
As of 2014, Jameson has undergone intensive tattooing, virtually fully overlaying each of her arms in sleeve tattoos. In 2013, self-proclaimed socialite and author Britney Markham turned Jameson’s private assistant after having met on Twitter. In a 2014 interview with LA Weekly, Markham claimed that Jameson would make requests for medicine. Markham posited that the tablets of alternative have been Xanax, Ambien and Suboxone together with alcohol. On the identical time, Markham denied that Jameson had been taking Oxycodone, regardless of earlier rumors. Markham said that she was assaulted and battered by Jameson following an incident in a hair salon in Los Angeles in 2013 when Jameson punched Markham within the abdomen with a brass knuckles iPhone case. The blow was so extreme, Markham claims she vomited blood and was hospitalized.
On August 5, 2016, Jameson introduced that she and her Israeli boyfriend, Lior Bitton, have been anticipating their first baby collectively. On April 6, 2017, they welcomed a daughter, Batel Lu.
In June 2015, Jameson introduced that she was changing to Judaism, with a view to marry Bitton. She was raised Catholic. In October of that yr, Israel’s Channel 2 introduced a actuality tv sequence documenting Jameson’s conversion. On November 11, 2016, Jameson introduced on her Twitter feed that she accomplished her conversion to Orthodox Judaism with a Haredi rabbinical court docket in Upstate New York.
After viewing undercover movies of hen manufacturing, Jameson agreed to do a brief video for PETA Individuals for the Moral Remedy of Animals as a part of the group’s marketing campaign towards KFC’s therapy of chickens.
Jameson supported Hillary Clinton because the Democratic nominee within the 2008 United States presidential election, however Republican Mitt Romney within the 2012 United States presidential election, stating: “I am very wanting ahead to a Republican being again in workplace. If you’re wealthy, you need a Republican in workplace.” In June 2015, she made a publish on her Twitter account in help of same-sex marriage in the USA. In late November 2015, Jameson made a number of tweets displaying help for Donald Trump as the following president of the USA.
In 2017, Jameson criticized Playboy for that includes its first transgender Playmate for November 2017 Playmate.
On April 26, 2010, Jameson’s then-boyfriend, Tito Ortiz was arrested for felony home abuse on the couple’s Huntington Seashore, California dwelling. Jameson was photographed afterward that day with a bandaged arm, amid accusations by each events towards one another, with Ortiz accusing Jameson of being erratic and hooked on OxyContin, whereas she alleged that he was abusive. Because the incident occurred, each events have recanted these allegations that have been made towards each other, although as of April 29, 2010, the investigation by the police division remained open.
On Could 25, 2012, Jameson was arrested in Westminster, California and charged with three misdemeanor counts for driving inebriated or different medicine, driving with a blood-alcohol stage over the state authorized restrict, and driving on a suspended license after her Vary Rover struck a lightweight pole. She initially pleaded not responsible to the costs, however later modified her plea to responsible. She was sentenced to a few years of casual probation, ordered to pay $340 in fines, and take part in a Moms In opposition to Drunk Driving victims’ impression panel. The cost for driving and not using a legitimate license was dismissed.