Alana Evans

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Alana Evans
Alana Evans - 2013 AVN Expo & AVN Awards (8427001929).jpg
Alana Evans at the 2013 AVN Expo
Born (1976-07-06) July 6, 1976 (age 38)
Fort Campbell, Kentucky, U.S.
Other names Alana, Jenna Talia
Ethnicity Welsh American
Height 5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)
Weight 140 lb (64 kg; 10 st)
Spouse(s) Chris Evans[1][2]
No. of adult films 471 as actress, 1 as director (per IAFD)
Website
alanaevans.com

Alana Evans (born July 6, 1976 in Fort Campbell, Kentucky) is an American pornographic actress. She is sometimes credited as Jenna Talia (a pun on genitalia—she hated the alias so much that she changed back to "Alana Evans" after two films).

Early life[edit]

Evans was born in Fort Campbell, Kentucky and raised in San Jose, California.[2] She has also lived in Sacramento and Los Angeles.[2]

Evans's first job was at a Round Table Pizza parlor.[1]

Evans had an appendectomy at age 14.[1]

Career[edit]

Evans and her husband became part owners of their favorite club, which is where she says she lost her remaining inhibitions. She became a stripper and pole dancer and began considering modelling work. Due to a scar from an appendectomy she thought that she would not get magazine work, and therefore went into the porn industry at age 21.[3] She entered the adult film industry on March 24, 1998 and did her first scene with Mr. Marcus in the film Real Sex Magazine 11.[1] She initially used the mononym Alana, which was derived from her former husband's name, Alan.[1] She added the last name Evans to her stage name a few years after debuting in porn.[1] Her agent at the time was Reb Sawitz of Pretty Girl International.[2] She signed with agent Shy Love on May 7, 2012.[2]

To date Evans has starred in over 450 films, including numerous Playboy TV projects and 30 softcore movies. She also hosted a segment on KSEX radio called All in the Porn Family until June 2005 as well as hosting a show for Playboy Radio called Private Calls, which airs on the Sirius Satellite Radio Network. She is also the host of the Spice Radio program All Wives Cheat on Sirius XM 103.[2]

Never fully satisfied with her bust size, Evans vacillated between the idea of surgical enhancement and accepting her image as a natural starlet. At one point she declared "they are going to stay real... I don't want plastic in my body."[4] In late 2007, Evans had her breasts enlarged to DD.[5]

Personal life[edit]

Evans had a son shortly before her eighteenth birthday.[2]

Awards[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Peter (2013-11-07). "Alana Evans Interview For Barelist". Barelist. Retrieved 2014-08-25. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g Adam Wilcox (2012-05-07). "XXX Wasteland Exclusive Interview: Alana Evans". XXX Wasteland. Retrieved 2014-08-25. 
  3. ^ Rog (October 1999). "Alana Evans Interview". rogreviews.com. Archived from the original on 2 April 2007. Retrieved 2007-05-12. 
  4. ^ Rog (January 2002). "Alana Evans Interview 2". rogreviews.com. Archived from the original on 2 May 2007. Retrieved 2007-05-12. 
  5. ^ Alana Evans at the Internet Adult Film Database
  6. ^ "XRCO past winners". Retrieved 2008-01-02. 
  7. ^ "2007 AVN Award Winners Announced". AVN. 2007-01-16. Retrieved 2007-06-19. [dead link]

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