Catalina (pornographic actress)

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Catalina
Catalina at a screening of Deep Throat 1.JPG
Catalina at a screening of Deep Throat, February 2005
Born (1978-07-01) July 1, 1978 (age 36)[1]
Los Angeles, California, USA[1]
Nationality American[1]
Other names Angel, Serena[1]
Ethnicity Latin[1]
Height 5 ft 3 in (1.60 m)[2]
Weight 90 lb (41 kg; 6.4 st)[2]
No. of adult films 292 (per IAFD)[1]

Catalina (born July 1, 1978) is an American former pornographic actress.[1]

Early life[edit]

Catalina was born in California.[1] She is of Mexican descent.[3] She planned on becoming an English teacher and attended California State University, Northridge for four years but did not graduate.[2]

Career[edit]

Catalina & Max Hardcore

Catalina began stripping at 18 years old and later began nude modeling after answering a newspaper ad for Jim South's World Modeling Talent Agency.[2] She entered the adult film industry in 2000 at the age of 22 and appeared in nearly 300 films.[1]

Catalina's first scene was in Max Extreme 16 with Max Hardcore,[2] her frequent co-star and boyfriend at the time.[4] She appeared in Pure Max 16, Fists of Fury 3, Extreme Schoolgirls 6, and Golden Guzzlers 6, four of the films that were targeted during Max Hardcore's obscenity trial.[5][6][7][8][9] Her website, www.catalinaxxx.com, was forfeited to the U.S. Government as a result of Max Hardcore's conviction.[10]

Catalina formerly hosted a segment called Porn Star 101 on the now defunct adult radio station KSEX radio. The segment was aimed towards female pornographic actresses, giving them tips on how to succeed in the porn industry.[11]

Catalina appeared in an episode of The 5th Wheel, which aired on February 19, 2003.[12] She has also appeared in an episode of Blind Date.[3][13]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Ceremony Result Award Work
2001 CAVR Award Nominated Newbie[14] N/A
2002 Eurowebtainment Award Won Miss Eurowebtainment[15] N/A
2003 XRCO Award Won Super Slut[16] N/A
2004 AVN Award Nominated Best Anal Sex Scene – Video (with Max Hardcore)[17] Max Faktor 6
2005 AVN Award Nominated Best All-Girl Sex Scene – Video (with Belladonna)[18] The Connasseur

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Catalina". IAFD. Retrieved 2012-12-28. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "Catalina (I)". avn.com. Retrieved 2012-12-28. 
  3. ^ a b Miss Tasty (2003-12-01). "Mexican Hardcore - Catalina Knows No Borders". Vice. Retrieved 2013-08-10. 
  4. ^ "Hardcore Celebrates Trial Victory on KSEXradio". Adult Industry News. 2002-10-11. Retrieved 2013-08-10. 
  5. ^ "Pure Max 16 (2004)". IAFD. Retrieved 2013-08-10. 
  6. ^ "Fists of Fury 3 (2004)". IAFD. Retrieved 2013-08-10. 
  7. ^ "Extreme Schoolgirls 6 (2004)". IAFD. Retrieved 2013-08-10. 
  8. ^ "Golden Guzzlers 6 (2003)". IAFD. Retrieved 2013-08-10. 
  9. ^ "Max Hardcore Raided by FBI". AVN. October 6, 2005. Retrieved December 31, 2012. 
  10. ^ "Future Uncertain for Max Hardcore’s 3 Forfeited Sites". XBIZ. April 2, 2009. Retrieved December 31, 2012. 
  11. ^ "Catalina's Tips on Porn & More". AdultFYI. February 22, 2004. Retrieved April 16, 2013. 
  12. ^ "Catalina on 5th Wheel". AdultFYI. February 20, 2003. Retrieved December 31, 2012. 
  13. ^ "Blind Date episode - Catalina and James". Retrieved 2012-12-31. 
  14. ^ "CAVR Stars - Nominees & Winners". Retrieved February 22, 2013. 
  15. ^ "Max Hardcore Venus 2002 Report". Adult Industry News. 2002-10-31. Retrieved 2013-08-10. 
  16. ^ Heidi Pike-Johnson (2003-04-04). "Evil Angel's The Fashionistas Big Winner At XRCOs Thursday Night". AVN. Retrieved 2013-06-05. 
  17. ^ "AVN 2004 Nominations". Retrieved 2012-12-28. 
  18. ^ "AVN Award nominations of 2005". November 14, 2004. Archived from the original on November 14, 2004. Retrieved December 28, 2012. 

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