Brittany Andrews

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Brittany Andrews
Brittany Andrews headshot.jpg
Born Michelle Barry[1][2]
(1973-08-13) August 13, 1973 (age 40)[3]
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S[3]
Other names Miss Brittany Andrews, Brittney Andrews[3]
Ethnicity Caucasian
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)[3]
Weight 114 lb (52 kg; 8.1 st)[3]
No. of adult films 270 as actress, 6 as director (per IAFD)[3]
Website
http://www.brittanyandrews.com/

Brittany Andrews (born Michelle Barry[1][2] on August 13, 1973 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin) is an American pornographic actress, club DJ, exotic dancer and film producer.

Career[edit]

She worked in a Milwaukee beauty supply company before starting her career as an exotic dancer.[4] After doing photo shoots for men's magazines, she began her career in adult films after meeting Jenna Jameson in 1995, during a photo shoot for Hustler magazine in Jamaica.[4]

In December 2003, Brittany Andrews was appointed to the Women in Adult (WIA) board of directors as the Talent Liaison. [5]

In addition to her adult film work she hosts several cable TV shows, including Playboy TV and Talking Blue, which she co-produces.[4] At her self-owned Britco Pictures studio,[6] Andrews starred in, directed and produced pornographic movies such as the strap-on movie Brittany's Bitch Boys,[7] and Lesbians in Lust.[8]

Andrews has promoted using a condom for hardcore sex scenes.[9]

In 2007, Andrews was featured on an episode of The Tyra Banks Show, where she discussed webcam girls.[10]

In February 2008, Andrews retired from porn,[11] and held a Presidents Day party announcing that she was moving to New York to attend film school at the New York Film Academy.[12] However in 2010 Andrews returned to the business to star in the adult film Sex and the City: A XXX Parody.[13]

Andrews has started her own mainstream film production company Discipline Filmworks. In 2010, she produced and appeared in the short film Crumble.[14][15] The film had its world premiere at the 2010 New York International Independent Film and Video Festival, where it won a number of awards including Audience Award for Short Film, Best Actor in a Short Film (for Steven Bauer) and Best Actress in a Short Film (Oksana Lada).[16] She has also acted as executive producer for the film Trick of the Witch.[17]

Awards and nominations[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Clark, Jan (May 16, 2010). "Woman Around Town: Alison Li—Multimedia Tornado". womanaroundtown.com. Retrieved June 10, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Film Maker Alison Li Tapped to Produce Documentary on Adult Film Star Brittany Andrews" (Press release). PRWeb.com. April 22, 2010. Retrieved June 10, 2011. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f Brittany Andrews at the Internet Adult Film Database
  4. ^ a b c "The Women of Porn", Playboy, March 2002, page 127
  5. ^ Gretchen Gallen (November 25, 2003). "Brittany Andrews Joins WIA Board". XBiz. Retrieved July 16, 2008. 
  6. ^ "Brittany Andrews: Info". Facebook. Retrieved August 18, 2010. 
  7. ^ "Brittany Andrews Straps One on While McCain & Sechrest Make Up". DV8 PR. November 20, 2001. Retrieved July 16, 2008. 
  8. ^ "Brittany Andrews' Lesbians in Lust". IMDB. 2004. Retrieved July 16, 2008. 
  9. ^ Gretchen Gallen (July 17, 2004). "Brittany Andrews Plays It Safe". Brittany Andrews Press. Retrieved July 16, 2008. 
  10. ^ David Sullivan (May 12, 2007). "Brittany Andrews Featured on 'Tyra Banks Show'". AVN. Retrieved July 16, 2008. 
  11. ^ David Sullivan (February 14, 2007). "Miss Brittany Andrews Bids Farewell To Porn". AVN. Retrieved July 16, 2008. 
  12. ^ "Brittany Andrews Interview by Adversus". 
  13. ^ Steve javors (June 22, 2010). "Brittany Andrews Returns for 'Sex and the City: A XXX Parody’". business.avn.com. Retrieved August 18, 2010. 
  14. ^ Miller, kate Moser (July 21, 2010). "Porn Star/Producer Brittany Andrews Spreads Her...Wings". nypress.com. Retrieved June 10, 2011. 
  15. ^ "Art House Film Crumble to Premiere at the New York Film & Video Festival Saturday, July 24". aipdaily.com. July 21, 2010. Retrieved June 10, 2011. 
  16. ^ "2010 Fall LA Awards – New York Film and Video Festival". nyfilmvideo.info. Retrieved June 10, 2011. 
  17. ^ Fox, Samantha (March 1, 2011). ""TRICK OF THE WITCH": Exclusive Photos & Comments". fangoria.com. Retrieved June 10, 2011. 
  18. ^ Jared Rutter (January 12, 2008). "2008 AVN Award Winners Announced". Adult Video News. Retrieved January 13, 2008. [dead link]
  19. ^ XBIZ Nominees 2013, XBIZ, January 2013

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