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Katja Kassin

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Katja Kassin
Katja Kassin at 2005 AEE Sunday.jpg
Born (1979-09-24) 24 September 1979 (age 38)
Leipzig, East Germany
Height 5 ft 1 in (1.55 m)
Spouse(s) Sledge Hammer (2005–2006)[1]

Katja Kassin (born 24 September 1979)[3] is the stage name of a German pornographic actress.

Early life

Kassin was born in Leipzig, East Germany. She was 10 years old when the Berlin Wall came down.[4] She attended college and worked as a waitress prior to her porn career.[5]

Career

Kassin began nude modeling in Germany when she was 20 years old.[4] She shot her first porn scene in Germany in May 2002.[5] She contacted German adult actress Dru Berrymore, who invited her to travel to the United States.[4] In March 2003, Kassin shot her first American sex scene in Straight to the A 4.[3] In her first month working in the United States, she shot 25 scenes.[4] In 2015, she appeared in the mainstream film Tangerine.[6]

Personal life

Kassin permanently moved to the Los Angeles area in late 2004 and married fellow American performer Sledge Hammer[1] in January 2005.[7] They divorced in October 2006.[citation needed]

Awards

References

  1. ^ a b Former Colleagues Remember 'Gentle Giant' Sledge Hammer, AVN.com, 13 April 2012, retrieved 4 September 2016
  2. ^ Katja Kassin at the Internet Adult Film Database
  3. ^ a b "Katja Kassin - My Bio". Meetkatja.com. Archived from the original on 21 October 2008. 
  4. ^ a b c d J, Tom. "Q&A with Katja Kassin". Adult Entertainment Today. Archived from the original on 12 October 2007. Retrieved 19 May 2007. 
  5. ^ a b "Exclusive interview with Katja Kassin". FreeOnes. 17 December 2007. Retrieved 29 July 2015. 
  6. ^ Allen Smithberg (11 March 2015). "Ana Foxxx, Other Adult Actors Appear in ‘Tangerine’". AVN. Retrieved 1 December 2015. 
  7. ^ Michael, Troy (2006). "Good things come in small packages: An interview with German anal princess Katja Kassin". Genesis. IWAdult. Archived from the original on 28 September 2007. Retrieved 26 June 2007. 
  8. ^ Acme Andersson (7 June 2004). "Adam Film World 2003 Award Winners Announced". AVN. Retrieved 12 February 2014. 
  9. ^ "VENUS AWARD Winner 2004" (PDF). venus-berlin.com. Archived from the original (PDF) on 23 March 2006. Retrieved 29 November 2014. 
  10. ^ "XRCO 2005 Award Categories & Winners". XRCO. 20 April 2006. Archived from the original on 29 September 2011. Retrieved 19 May 2007. 
  11. ^ "2006 AVN Awards Winners!!!". AVN. 13 January 2007. Archived from the original on 10 May 2007. Retrieved 19 May 2007. 
  12. ^ David Sullivan (11 January 2009). "2009 AVN Award-Winners Announced". AVN.com. Retrieved 11 January 2009. 

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