Alisha Klass

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Alisha Klass
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Born (1972-01-03) January 3, 1972 (age 44)[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]

Klass began starring in pornographic movies around 1997, 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] Klass 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 23 January 2015. Retrieved 25 April 2016. 
  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". Archived from the original on October 10, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-02. 
  11. ^ "Adult Video Awards". Archived from the original on October 14, 2007. Retrieved 2008-01-02. 
  12. ^ "Past Winner History". Nightmovesusa.com. Retrieved 2014-01-14. 

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