Dyanna Lauren

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Dyanna Lauren
Dyanna Lauren 2009.jpg
Dyanna Lauren attending the 25th Anniversary XRCO Awards, Hollywood, CA on April 17, 2009
Born (1965-03-18) March 18, 1965 (age 49)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Other names Diana Lauren, Dyanna Lawson, Dyanna Whyte, Diana White, Dyanna Gray
Ethnicity Caucasian
Height 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Weight 115 lb (52 kg; 8.2 st)
Spouse(s) John Gray (divorced)
No. of adult films 240 as actress
58 as director (per IAFD)[1]

Dyanna Lauren (born March 18, 1965 in Los Angeles, California) is an American erotic dancer, pornographic actress, and director. She appeared in over 200 movies between 1989 and 2000; in the years since, she has shifted away from acting and towards directing.

Lauren was the Penthouse Pet of the Month in July 1995,[2] and has been a contract performer with Vivid Entertainment.[3] She was the first guest to appear as a single guest on Playboy TV's The Helmetcam Show. This appearance was broadcast live on August 21, 1996.[4]

In addition to her work in adult films, Lauren also sang and appeared on the Marilyn Manson album Mechanical Animals along with fellow porn star Kobe Tai.[5] She also sang in the rock band Thousand Year Itch, who released one album in 2000.

In 2007, Lauren became the CEO and spokesperson of Ninn Worx_SR, a film production company which is owned by her ex-husband, John Gray.[6] Lauren was inducted into the Adult Video News Hall of Fame at ceremonies held on January 12, 2008.[7] In April 2009, she began filming for her first feature appearance in over 10 years.[8]

Lauren identifies as bisexual.[9]



  1. ^ Dyanna Lauren at the Internet Adult Film Database
  2. ^ "Complete Penthouse Pets Listing". PENTHOUSE PETS dot NET. Retrieved 2007-11-28. 
  3. ^ Jared Rutter (2009-09-30). "Vivid's 25th Anniversary: How Steven Hirsch's Company Thrust Porn Into Mainstream America". AVN.com. Retrieved 2009-11-12. 
  4. ^ The Helmetcam Show - 96-08B at the Internet Movie Database. Retrieved on 2007-11-28.
  5. ^ "PORN STARS GET MIXED REVIEWS FOR ROCK VID WORK". Adult Video News. 1999-12-16. Retrieved 2007-11-28. 
  6. ^ Wade Garrett (2007-07-30). "Ninn, Gray Discuss Ninn Worx_SR Inc.". Adult Video News. Retrieved 2007-11-28. 
  7. ^ Jared Rutter (2008-01-12). "2008 AVN Award Winners Announced". Adult Video News. Archived from the original on 2008-04-04. Retrieved 2008-01-13. 
  8. ^ "AVN - Dyanna Lauren Returns to Screen in New Wicked Feature". Business.avn.com. 2009-04-22. Retrieved 2013-11-02. 
  9. ^ Pornstar Data - Dyanna Lauren. Retrieved March 4, 2012.
  10. ^ a b "AVN Awards Past Winners". AVN Awards. pp. (see 1998). Retrieved 2007-11-28. 
  11. ^ "XRCO". XRCO.com. Retrieved 2008-02-23. 
  12. ^ Lyla Katz (2010-02-11). "XBIZ Awards 2010 Winners Announced". XBiz.com. Retrieved 2010-02-23. 

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