Ava Vincent

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Ava Vincent
Ava Vincent AVN Adult Entertainment Expo 2006.jpg
Ava Vincent at the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo on January 5, 2006
Born (1975-09-29) September 29, 1975 (age 39)[1]
Placerville, California, U.S.[1]
Other names Ava, Jeweliette, Jewel Valmont[1]
Height 5 ft 4 in (1.63 m)[1]
Weight 118 lb (54 kg; 8.4 st)[1]
Spouse(s) John Decker (m. 2001)[2]
No. of adult films 346 (per IAFD)[1]

Ava Vincent (born September 29, 1975), formerly known as Jewel Valmont, is an American former pornographic actress.[1]

Early life[edit]

Vincent graduated from San Joaquin Delta College with a theatre arts degree.[3] She was a manager at an adult bookstore called Suzy's in Stockton, California prior to joining the adult industry.[3][4]

Career[edit]

Vincent entered the adult film industry in 1998.[1] She initially used the stage name "Jewel Valmont" until 2000 when she changed it to "Ava Vincent."[5] Later that year, she filmed a couple of B movies titled Illicit Temptations and Hollywood Fantasies and was reportedly signed to do another one titled Sexual Intentions.[4] She also had a small role in Fast Sofa in which she has simulated sex with Jennifer Tilly, who's character in the film is a porn star.[4] In February 2001, she signed a one-year exclusive performing contract with Sin City.[6]

Vincent was the Penthouse Pet of the Month for August 2001.[2] That same month, she signed a five-year exclusive agreement with Topco Sales to endorse and develop sex toys.[7]

Personal life[edit]

Vincent married pornographic actor John Decker in Las Vegas on July 2, 2001.[2]

Partial filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1999 Barefoot Confidential 7: Arch Angels[8]
1999 The Violation of Jewel Valmont[9] Credited as Jewel Valmont
2001 Taboo 2001: A Sex Odyssey[10] Crime Girl
2005 Lovers Lane[11] Allison

Awards and nominations[edit]

List of accolades received by Ava Vincent
Total number of wins and nominations
Totals 5 24
References
Year Ceremony Result Award Work
2000 AVN Award Nominated Best Group Sex Scene, Video (with Jessica Darlin & T.T. Boy)[12] Asswoman: The Rebirth
2001 AVN Award Nominated Female Performer of the Year[13] N/A
Nominated Best Actress - Film[13] Les Vampyres
Nominated Best Actress - Video[13] Perfectly Flawless
Nominated Best Supporting Actress - Film[13] Adrenaline
Won Best All-Girl Sex Scene - Film (with Syren)[14] Les Vampyres
Nominated Best All-Girl Sex Scene - Film (with Katja Kean)[13] Virtuoso
Nominated Best Couples Sex Scene- Film (with Joel Lawrence)[13] Les Vampyres
Nominated Best Solo Sex Scene[13] Ooze
XRCO Award Nominated Female Performer of the Year[citation needed] N/A
Won Best Girl-Girl Sex Scene (with Syren)[15] Les Vampyres
2002 AVN Award Nominated Female Performer of the Year[16] N/A
Nominated Best Actress - Film[16] Underworld
Won Best Supporting Actress - Video[17] Succubus
Nominated Best All-Girl Sex Scene - Film (with Jessica Drake)[16] Beast
Nominated Best Couples Sex Scene - Video (with Randy Spears)[16] Cap'n Mongo's Porno Playhouse
Nominated Best Couples Sex Scene - Film (with John Decker)[16] Bad Wives 2
Nominated Best Couples Sex Scene - Film (with Chris Cannon)[16] Underworld
Nominated Best Group Sex Scene - Film (with Cassidey & John Decker)[16] Believe It or Not
Won Best Group Sex Scene - Video (with Bridgette Kerkove, Nikita Denise, Herschel Savage & Trevor)[17] Succubus
XRCO Award Nominated Best Girl-Girl Sex Scene (with Jessica Drake)[18] Beast
2003 AVN Award Nominated Best Actress – Video Heartbreaker
Nominated Best All-Girl Sex Scene – Film (with Nikita Denise, Holly Hollywood & Syren) Les Vampyres 2
Nominated Best Group Sex Scene – Film (with Syren & Joel Lawrence) Les Vampyres 2
2004 AVN Award Nominated Best Supporting Actress – Film[19] Heart of Darkness
Nominated Best Oral Sex Scene – Film (with Avy Scott & Kurt Lockwood)[19] Compulsion
2005 AVN Award Won Most Outrageous Sex Scene (with Chloe & Randy Spears)[20] Misty Beethoven: The Musical
2007 AVN Award Nominated Best Actress – Film[21] Fade to Black 2
Nominated Best All-Girl Sex Scene – Film (with Lexie Marie)[21] Fade to Black 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h Ava Vincent at the Internet Adult Film Database
  2. ^ a b c Eli Dapolonia (2001-07-06). "Ava Vincent Marries John Decker". AVN. Retrieved 2014-08-22. 
  3. ^ a b Gerrie Lim (2006). In Lust We Trust: Adventures in Adult Cinema. Monsoon Books. p. 92. ISBN 978-981-05-5302-9. 
  4. ^ a b c Mark Kernes (November 2000). "Ava Vincent : Jewel With A Desirable Bevel". AVN. Retrieved 2014-10-26. 
  5. ^ G. Ross (2000-03-23). "She's Now Ava Vincent". AVN. Retrieved 2014-01-05. 
  6. ^ Jeremy Spencer (February 2001). "Sinfully Yours". AVN. Retrieved 2014-10-22. 
  7. ^ Dan Miller (October 2001). "Ava Vincent Inks Deal With Topco". AVN. Retrieved 2014-08-29. 
  8. ^ Barefoot Confidential 7: Arch Angels at the Internet Movie Database
  9. ^ Violation of Jewel Valmont at the Internet Movie Database
  10. ^ Taboo 2001: A Sex Odyssey at the Internet Movie Database
  11. ^ Lovers Lane at the Internet Movie Database
  12. ^ "AVN 2000 Nominations". AVN.com. Archived from the original on 2000-03-02. Retrieved 2014-01-05. 
  13. ^ a b c d e f g "2001 AVN Awards Nominations List". AVN.com. Archived from the original on 2001-03-09. Retrieved 2013-01-05. 
  14. ^ "2001 AVN Awards Winners". AVN. Retrieved 2014-01-05. 
  15. ^ "The Best of 2000". X-Rated Critics Organization. Retrieved 2014-01-05. 
  16. ^ a b c d e f g "2002 AVN Awards Nominations List". AVN.com. Archived from the original on 2001-12-08. Retrieved 2014-01-05. 
  17. ^ a b Heidi Pike-Johnson (2002-01-12). "2002 AVN Awards Show Winners Announced". AVN. Retrieved 2014-01-05. 
  18. ^ Tricia Devereaux (2002-03-15). "XRCO Nominations". AdultDVDTalk. Retrieved 2013-08-16. 
  19. ^ a b "AVN 2004 Nominations". Retrieved 2014-01-06. 
  20. ^ "2005 AVN Awards Show Winners Announced". AVN. 2005-01-08. Retrieved 2014-01-05. 
  21. ^ a b "AVN AWARDS 2007 NOMINEES". Retrieved 2014-01-06. 

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