Missy (pornographic actress)

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Missy
Missy PS 1999.jpg
Missy, October 1999
Born (1967-09-24)September 24, 1967[1]
Los Angeles, California, USA[1]
Died August 13, 2008(2008-08-13) (aged 40)[1]
Valencia, Santa Clarita, California, USA[2]
Nationality American[1]
Other names Misti, Missie, Natasha Marie[1]
Ethnicity Caucasian[1]
Height 5 ft 4 in (1.63 m)[1]
Weight 114 lb (52 kg; 8.1 st)[1]
Spouse(s) Mickey G. (divorced)[2]
No. of adult films 442 as a performer & 1 as a director (per IAFD)

Missy (September 24, 1967 – August 13, 2008)[2] was an American pornographic actress.[1]

Career[edit]

Missy, began her career in the adult business in 1994,[1] when appearing in amateur videos with her then-husband Mickey G..[2] She became a non-exclusive contract girl with Wicked Pictures by 1997.[2]

Missy is the only adult actress to ever win the AVN Awards for Best New Starlet and Female Performer of the Year in the same year.[3]

Missy left the porn industry in 2001, sending an open letter to AVN magazine detailing that she had found religion after suffering a "mental breakdown."[2][4]

Death[edit]

On September 29, 2008, AVN reported that Missy had died from an accidental prescription drug overdose over a month earlier in Valencia, Santa Clarita, California. The information of her death was deliberately withheld by her family as they did not want any of Missy's pornographic ex-colleagues to attend her funeral.[2]

Awards and nominations[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Missy". Retrieved 8 October 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Mark Kernes. "AVN Hall of Fame Performer Missy Reported Dead". Retrieved 2008-09-29. 
  3. ^ Jared Rutter, "25 years of adult video", AVN, Vol. 24/No. 6, Issue 307, June 2008, p.106.
  4. ^ "Adult Video News – Hall of Fame – Missy". Archived from the original on 2002-08-06. Retrieved 2008-01-26. 
  5. ^ "Past Winner History". Nightmoves. Retrieved 2013-10-02. [dead link]
  6. ^ a b c "BEST OF 1993-2002". Retrieved 20 September 2014. 
  7. ^ a b c d "Past AVN Award Winners". Retrieved 2008-01-26. 
  8. ^ "AVN Hall of Fame". Retrieved 2008-01-26. 
  9. ^ David Sullivan (2009-02-26). "XRCO Names 25th Annual Award Nominees". AVN. Retrieved 2013-10-02. 

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