Alisha Klass

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Alisha Klass
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Born (1972-01-03) January 3, 1972 (age 43)[1]
Chino, California, U.S.
Height 5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)
No. of adult films 67 (per IAFD)[1]

Alisha Klass (born January 3, 1972 in Chino, California) is a former American pornographic actress.

Career[edit]

She began starring in pornographic movies around 1997, specializing in anal sex and becoming the best known collaborator with director Seymore Butts, aka Adam Glasser, to whom she was once engaged.[2][3] Klass has a tattoo on her rear reading "Seymore Butts."[4] Tampa Tushy-Fest Part 1., a 1998 video featuring Klass in a lesbian fisting scene with Chloe, resulted in Glasser being charged with obscenity.[4]

Other ventures[edit]

Klass has worked as a host on the Playboy television show, Inside Adult,[5] and wrote a column for Club Confidential magazine.[5]

Appearances[edit]

She appeared briefly as a dancer in the 2001 independent film The Center of the World.[5][6] Class has also made appearances on the Howard Stern Show, both television and radio, as well as various documentaries about the adult industry as herself including Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy in 2001.[7]

Personal life[edit]

She studied directing and screen writing at UCLA in 2001.[5]

Awards[edit]

  • 1998 NightMoves Award - Best New Starlet (Editor's Choice)[8]
  • 1998 XRCO Award - Best Anal/DP Scene for Behind the Sphinc Door[9]
  • 1999 XRCO Award - Best Anal/DP Scene for Tushy Heaven[9]
  • 1999 XRCO Award - Best Girl-Girl Scene for Tampa Tushy Fest 1[9]
  • 1999 AVN Award - Best Anal Sex Scene - Video for Tushy Heaven[10]
  • 1999 AVN Award - Best Group Sex Scene - Video for Tushy Heaven[10]
  • 1999 AVN Award - Best New Starlet[10]
  • 1999 F.O.X.E Award - Female Fan Favorite[11]
  • 1999 NightMoves Award - Best Actress (Fan's Choice)[8]
  • 2000 AVN Award - Best All-Girl Sex Scene - Video for Tampa Tushy Fest[4][10]
  • 2007 NightMoves Hall of Fame inductee[12]
  • 2012 AVN Hall of Fame inductee[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Alisha Klass at the Internet Adult Film Database. Retrieved on 2009-07-30.
  2. ^ Taormino, Tristan (4 January 2005). "Porn Stars in Love". Village Voice. Retrieved 19 December 2009. 
  3. ^ Taormino, Tristan (11 March 2003). "Bottoms Up". Village Voice. Retrieved 19 December 2009. 
  4. ^ a b c Breslin, Susannah (12 July 2001). "Extreme porn crackdown". Salon. Archived from the original on 18 January 2010. Retrieved 19 December 2009. 
  5. ^ a b c d "Alisha Klass interview". Adult DVD Talk. 2001. Retrieved 19 December 2009. 
  6. ^ Mathews, Jack; Michelle Megna; Lewis Beale (12 April 2001). "FLICK'S WEB SITE PORN TO BE WILD". New York Daily News. Retrieved 19 December 2009. 
  7. ^ Alisha Klass at the Internet Movie Database
  8. ^ a b http://www.nightmovesonline.com/21st-annual-nightmoves-awards-show/past-winner-history/
  9. ^ a b c "XRCO past winners". Retrieved 2008-01-02. 
  10. ^ a b c d "Past AVN Award Winners". Retrieved 2008-01-02. [dead link]
  11. ^ "Adult Video Awards". Retrieved 2008-01-02. [dead link]
  12. ^ "Past Winner History". Nightmovesusa.com. Retrieved 2014-01-14. 

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