Katja K

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Not to be confused with Katja Kassin.
Katja K
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Born (1968-02-07) February 7, 1968 (age 46)
Frederiksberg, Denmark
Other names Katja Kean
Ethnicity Danish
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight 127 lb (58 kg; 9.1 st)
No. of adult films 36 (per IAFD)

Katja K, also known as Katja Kean (born February 7, 1968 in Denmark as Sussi la Cour[1]), is a Danish former pornographic actress.

She also starred in two adult hardcore films produced by Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Lars von Trier's company Zentropa: Constance (1998) and Pink Prison (1999). In 2002, Katja changed her stage name from "Katja Kean" to "Katja K". Katja had a prominent role in the Danish sitcom Langt fra Las Vegas (Far from Las Vegas). She sang with Danish musician Dario Campeotto on his single "Save Your Love". She also appeared on a Filur track called "Sunset Boulevard". She owned an underwear company, which in 2009 went bankrupt.[2] Author Henrik List wrote a biography (based on interviews with her) titled Katja KXXX – Stjerne I Syndens By (ISBN 9788779730533).

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Ceremony Result Award Work
2000 AVN Award Nominated Best Actress, Video[3] Millennium
Nominated Best New Starlet[3] N/A
2001 AVN Award Nominated Best All-Girl Sex Scene - Film (with Ava Vincent)[4] Virtuoso
Nominated Best All-Girl Sex Scene - Film (with Shay Sweet)[4] Watchers

Selective filmography[edit]

  • Constance (1998)
  • Katja Kean's Sports Spectacular (1998)
  • Pink Prison (1999)
  • Buried Treasure (2000)
  • Watchers (2000)
  • Langt fra Las Vegas (2001)
  • Bald Beaver Blast (2005)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profil" (in Danish). www.sussilacour.dk. Retrieved 2010-06-02. 
  2. ^ "Sussi La Cour: Jeg har accepteret, hvem jeg er" (in Danish). 
  3. ^ a b "AVN 2000 Nominations". AVN.com. Archived from the original on 2000-03-02. Retrieved 2013-08-08. 
  4. ^ a b "2001 AVN Awards Nominations List". AVN.com. Archived from the original on 2001-03-09. Retrieved 2013-08-08. 

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