Kaylani Lei

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Kaylani Lei
Kaylani Lei 2011.jpg
Lei in Los Angeles, CA, September 2011
Born Ashley Spalding[1][2][3]
(1980-08-05) August 5, 1980 (age 34)[4]
Singapore[1][4]
Other names Kalani, Keilani Lei, Kaylani[4]
Ethnicity Filipino & Chinese[5]
Height 4 ft 11 in (1.50 m)[4]
Weight 99 pounds (45 kg)[4]
No. of adult films 218 (per IAFD)
Website
kaylanilei.net

Kaylani Lei (born August 5, 1980) is the stage name of a porn actress[4] and exotic dancer who currently works for Wicked Pictures.[1][6][dead link][7][8][dead link][9]

Career[edit]

Outside her adult film work, she was the host of a radio show on KSEX, Me So Horny with Kaylani Lei.[10] Lei has made an appearance on the Howard Stern radio show while he was on national broadcast radio (pre-Sirius satellite radio change over), and she has made appearances on Playboy TV. In 2007, she was the co star of the Cinemax series The Erotic Traveler, as "Allison Kraft" - an apprentice erotic photographer.[11][12]

According to the Internet Adult Film Database, she has worked in over 200 films, including Beautiful, Kaylani Unleashed and Space Nuts for Wicked.[4]

In 2010, Lei appeared alongside fellow Wicked Pictures contract star Alektra Blue in the Free Speech Coalition's "All-Star Anti-Piracy PSA"[13] on the topic of internet piracy of adult content.[14]

In 2011, Complex magazine ranked her at #24 in their list of "The Top 50 Hottest Asian Porn Stars of All Time".[15]

Lei has also appeared several times on the TV series Zane's Sex Chronicles[16] and in the 2013 documentary Risky Business: A Look Inside America's Adult Film Industry.[17]

Personal life[edit]

Lei dated Byron Kelleher, a New Zealand rugby union halfback,[1][2] from 2005 to 2006. She lived with him in New Zealand until June 2006.[3]

Awards[edit]

Nominations[edit]

  • 2004 AVN Award – Best New Starlet & Best Actress, Video (Angel X - Wicked Pictures)[23]
  • 2004 XRCO Award – Best New Starlet[citation needed]
  • 2005 AVN Award – Best Actress, Video (Sweatshop - Wicked Pictures), Best Tease Performance (Smokin’ P.O.V. - Bouncy Pictures) & Best Oral Sex Scene, Video (Eye of the Beholder - Wicked Pictures) with Charmane Star & Brad Armstrong[24]
  • 2007 AVN Award – Best Supporting Actress, Video (Curse Eternal - Wicked Pictures) & Best Three-Way Sex Scene (Curse Eternal) with Jessica Drake & Eric Masterson[25]
  • 2008 AVN Award – Best Actress, Video (Candelabra - Wicked Pictures)[26]
  • 2009 AVN Award – Best Actress (The Wicked - Wicked Pictures) & Best Group Sex Scene (The Wicked) with Mikayla Mendez, Evan Stone, Sophia Santi & Barry Scott[27]
  • 2009 XRCO Award – Single Performance, Actress (The Wicked)[citation needed]
  • 2009 F.A.M.E. Award – Favorite Underrated Star[citation needed]
  • 2013 AVN Award – Best Actress (Snatched - Wicked Pictures) & Best All-Girl Group Sex Scene (Asian Anal Assassins - Wicked Pictures) with Asa Akira, Katsuni, Mia Lelani & Miko Lee[28]
  • 2013 XBIZ Award – Best Actress - Couples-Themed Release (The Prize)[29]
  • 2013 XBIZ Award – Best Supporting Actress (Countdown)[29]
  • 2015 AVN Award - Best Girl/Girl Sex Scene (The Masterpiece - Wicked Pictures) with Abigail Mac & Best Group Sex Scene double nominee (Aftermath - Wicked Pictures) with Asa Akira, Aubrey Addams, Jessica Drake, Sarah Jessie, Vicki Chase, Brad Armstrong, Eric Masterson, Erik Everhard, Mr. Pete, Ryan McLane & Tyler Nixon and (Holly…Would - Wicked Pictures) with Asa Akira, Samantha Saint, Summer Brielle, Sophia Fiore, Remy LaCroix, James Deen, Mr. Pete, Eric Masterson, Bill Bailey & Brad Armstrong[30]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "What's the goss?". Television New Zealand. August 24, 2005. Retrieved October 8, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "In the women's mags: Cats are fighting and All Black sex pix are missing". The New Zealand Herald. May 1, 2006. Retrieved October 8, 2011. 
  3. ^ a b Carolyne Meng-Yee; Marina Ionesco & Rebecca Milne (November 11, 2008). "Details emerge of former All Black's drunken crash". The New Zealand Herald. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f g "Kaylani Lei". Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  5. ^ Kaylani Lei. Wicked Girl Kaylani Lei interview. Interview with Apache Warrior. Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  6. ^ AVNInsider profile. Retrieved October 2, 2007.
  7. ^ Byron Kelleher (November 5, 2006). "‘We're the best in the world – and now we have to prove it’". The Independent. Archived at FindArticles.com. Retrieved October 2, 2007.
  8. ^ Dale Granger (August 24, 2005). "Top Asian porn star finds love in the All Blacks". Asian Sex Gazette. Retrieved October 2, 2007.
  9. ^ Kaylani Lei. Wicked Girl Kaylani Lei interview. Interview with Apache Warrior. Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  10. ^ Brian Holt (May 31, 2004). "Me So Horny with Kaylani Lei & Other Changes". ainews.com. Retrieved January 26, 2010. 
  11. ^ "HBO Schedule: The Erotic Traveler". Retrieved October 27, 2007.
  12. ^ "The Erotic Traveler (2007)". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved October 27, 2007.
  13. ^ "FSC All-Star Anti-Piracy PSA (texted version)". YouTube. April 20, 2010. Retrieved March 11, 2012.
  14. ^ "Wicked’s Kaylani Lei and Alektra Blue Appear in FSC Anti-Piracy Video" (Press release). Los Angeles: AIPdaily.com. 2010-04-24. Retrieved 2014-11-24. 
  15. ^ Gabriel Alvarez (2011-09-19). "The Top 50 Hottest Asian Porn Stars of All Time". Complex. Retrieved 2013-08-02. 
  16. ^ "cast listing". Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  17. ^ "documentary cast listing". Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  18. ^ Crucifixio_Jones, "Adam Film World Awards Winners", AdultDVDTalk.com, April 27, 2005 (Retrieved Sept. 25, 2012)
  19. ^ Nelson X (2008-04-25). "Adam Film World Announces Annual Award Winners". AVN. Retrieved 2014-02-12. 
  20. ^ David Sullivan (October 14, 2008). "NightMoves Crowns 16th Annual Award Winners". AVN.com. Retrieved October 15, 2008. 
  21. ^ David Sullivan (2008-05-01). "XRCO Announces 2008 Award Winners". AVN. Retrieved 2014-02-17. 
  22. ^ "2010 AVN Award Winners Announced". AVN.com. January 10, 2010. Retrieved January 10, 2010. 
  23. ^ 2004 AVN nominees (archived at Wayback Machine, December 3, 2003)
  24. ^ "2005 AVN AWARDS NOMINATIONS". archive.org. Retrieved November 24, 2014. 
  25. ^ 2007 AVN nominees (archived at Wayback Machine, November 26, 2006)
  26. ^ 2008 AVN nominees (archived at Wayback Machine, February 27, 2008)
  27. ^ 2009 AVN nominees (archived at Wayback Machine, March 27, 2009)
  28. ^ "2013 AVN Awards Nominees". archive.org. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  29. ^ a b XBIZ Nominees 2013, XBIZ, January, 2013
  30. ^ "2015 AVN Awards nominees". avn.com. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 

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