Melissa Lauren

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Melissa Lauren
Melissa Lauren, 2008
Born (1984-10-16) October 16, 1984 (age 30)
La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, France
Height 5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)
No. of adult films 487 as actress
17 as director (per IAFD)

Melissa Lauren (born October 16, 1984, in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, France) is a French pornographic actress and director.

Lauren started off studying as a cook for three years and worked in Paris as a pastry chef.[1] After reading an ad in a newspaper from French porn director John B. Root, Lauren began filming six days later, in June 2003.[2]

Her directorial debut was for the gonzo pornography company Combat Zone with the film Plucked Then Fucked.[3][4] She would continue to perform with women, in solo scenes, and in photo shoots. In 2007 she became Diabolic Video’s first female director, and directed a volume of the Unnatural Sex series.[5]

She has a tattoo on her right forearm stating Quod Me Nutrit Me Destruit (What Nourishes Me Destroys Me).


  • 2007 AVN Award - Best Group Sex Scene, Video - Fashionistas Safado: The Challenge (with 11 others)[6]
  • 2007 FICEB Ninfa Award - Most Original Sex Sequence - Fashionistas Safado (with 11 others)[7]
  • 2008 FICEB Ninfa Award - Most Original Sex Scene - The Fashionistas Safado Berlin 1 (with Nacho Vidal & Katsuni)[8]
  • 2008 AVN Award - Best Three-way Sex Scene - Fashionistas Safado: Berlin (with 2 others)[9]


  1. ^ Heidi Pike-Johnson. "Fresh Flesh: Melissa Lauren". AVN. Archived from the original on 2007-05-09. Retrieved 2007-05-17. 
  2. ^ "Toutes les infos de la cochonne sur Melissa Lauren" (in French). May 2004. Retrieved 2007-10-19. 
  3. ^ Heidi Joy Pike (2006-03-17). "Melissa Lauren To Direct for Combat Zone". AVN. Retrieved 2010-02-03. 
  4. ^ Thomas J Stanton (2006-07-27). "Combat Zone Prepares Melissa Lauren's Directorial Debut". AVN. Retrieved 2010-02-03. 
  5. ^ Steve Javors (2007-05-29). "Diabolic Owner Addresses Split With Anabolic". XBIZ. Retrieved 2009-04-11. 
  6. ^ "AVN - 2014 AVN Awards Show - History". 2014-01-18. Retrieved 2014-02-04. 
  7. ^ "Barcelona Festival Announces Winners", By Peter Warren, Adult Video News, October 09, 2007. Retrieved 2007-10-19.[dead link]
  8. ^ "X Stars aux Ninfa Awards 2008: Les Gagnants!". 27 June 2008. Retrieved 23 April 2014. 
  9. ^ "AVN - 2014 AVN Awards Show - History". 2014-01-18. Retrieved 2014-02-04. 

External links[edit]

Melissa Lauren at the European Girls Adult Film Database (archive)