Puma Swede

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Puma Swede
Puma Swede 2010.jpg
Puma Swede attending the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo at the Sands Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada on January 9, 2010
Born Johanna Jussinniemi[1]
(1976-09-13) September 13, 1976 (age 37)[2]
Stockholm, Sweden[3]
Other names Puma Swede,[3] Swenz (with Nikki Benz)
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)[3]
Weight 123 lb (56 kg)[3]
No. of adult films 180 (per IAFD)[3]

Johanna Jussinniemi[1] (born September 13, 1976), better known by her stage name Puma Swede, is a Swedish pornographic actress, and feature dancer.[4] The first part of her stage name comes from the sports car, the Ford Puma.[5] Since 2005, she has appeared in over 150 movies.[3]

She is of Finnish descent, as both her parents were originally from Finland.;[6] and she has resided in California since 2004[7]

Swede worked as a computer sales representative in Sweden and later on as a glamour model before moving into adult films.[7] She initially only performed in girl–girl scenes,[8] but made her hardcore boy–girl debut in the 2005 video School of Hardcore by the studio AntiInnocence Video, with whom she was previously a contract performer.[9]

She has received a 2009 AVN Award nomination for Web Starlet of the Year,[10] and a 2009 XBiz Award nomination for Web Babe/Starlet of the Year.[11] In 2010, she made her first mainstream film appearance, a cameo in the comedy The 41-Year-Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It with comedian/actor Bryan Callen, formerly of MADtv fame.

In October 2012, Puma Swede released her autobiography published by Lind & Co.[12]


  1. ^ a b Gabriel Medina (2008-06-06). "Pornografía responsable en "Porn stars the show"" (in Spanish). exonline.com.mx. Archived from the original on 2008-06-09. Retrieved 2009-12-05. 
  2. ^ "Ratsit - The Swedish tax registry". Ratsit.se. Retrieved 2011-01-04. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f Puma Swede at the Internet Adult Film Database
  4. ^ Tripp Daniels. "Puma Swede Inks Deal With Fantasy Girl Entertainment". AVN.com. Retrieved 2008-12-29. 
  5. ^ Tom, Waters (2006-05-01). "Found In Translation: The Puma Swede Interview". Acid Logic. Retrieved 2011-05-12. 
  6. ^ "About Puma Swede". PumaSwede.com. Retrieved 2008-12-29. 
  7. ^ a b Puma Swede (2005-08-23). "Puma Swede's School of Hardcore". AINews.com. Retrieved 2008-12-29. 
  8. ^ "Swede Does First Boy/Girl in School of Hardcore". AVN.com. 2005-12-21. Retrieved 2008-12-29. 
  9. ^ Thomas J Stanton (2006-02-14). "Swede Joins Black Widow". AVN.com. Retrieved 2008-12-29. 
  10. ^ "Nominations 2009 AVN Adult Movie Awards" (PDF). AVNAwards.com. 2008-11-25. Retrieved 2008-11-30. [dead link]
  11. ^ Tod Hunter (2008-12-04). "XBIZ Awards 2009 Official Nominees Announced". XBiz.com. Retrieved 2008-11-30. 
  12. ^ "AVN - Puma Swede Releases Autobiography, Garners Swedish Press". Business.avn.com. 2012-10-02. Retrieved 2013-10-29. 

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