Mari Possa

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Mari Possa
Mari Possa at 2005 AEE Thursday 1.jpg
Mari Possa at the
2005 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo
Born Mirna Granados[1]
(1980-01-21) January 21, 1980 (age 37)
San Miguel, El Salvador
Height 5 ft 2 in (1.57 m)
Website Official website
No. of adult films 59 (per IAFD)

Mari Possa (born January 21, 1980) is a pornographic actress and reality TV personality.

Early life[edit]

Mari Possa with her then partner Seymore Butts in 2004

Possa was born in San Miguel, El Salvador. Her family moved from El Salvador to the United States when she was nine.[2]


Mari Possa was a former secretary at a law firm when she entered the adult industry as assistant of director Seymour Butts.[3] In 2003 she became a contract girl for Seymour Butts Home Movies and Adam & Eve Pictures, and appeared in about 35 scenes until 2009. In 2009, Possa retired from show business to pursue a degree in broadcasting, then she made her comeback in 2012 as a freelance performer for solo and lesbian scenes. Possa also appeared in the Showtime TV series Family Business and was the cover girl of the book Dirty Talk: Conversations With Porn Stars by Andrew J. Rausch and Chris Watson.[4] Her porn name is a pun on the word mariposa, which means "butterfly" in Spanish.


  • 2005 AVN Award nominee – Best Group Sex Scene, Video – Anal Surprise Party
  • 2006 AVN Award nominee – Best Threeway Sex Scene – House of Ass
  • 2006 AVN Award nominee – Best All-Girl Sex Scene, Video – War of the Girls[5]
  • 2007 AVN Award nominee – Best Group Sex Scene, Video – Butt Pirates of the Caribbean[6]
  • 2009 AVN Award nominee – Best Threeway Sex Scene – Jenna 9.5[7]
  • 2013 XBIZ Award nomination – Performer Comeback of the Year[8]


  1. ^ Roque Antonio Mocán Quan. "Actress Mary Possa (Mirna Granados) was born in San Miguel". El Salvador - Guanacos Online. Retrieved 2008-01-17. 
  2. ^ Chris Nieratko (March 2006). "Sleaze Interview: Mari Possa". Bizarre. Retrieved 2008-01-16. 
  3. ^ Tristan Taormino (January 4, 2005). "Porn Stars in Love". The Village Voice. Retrieved 12 June 2013. 
  4. ^ "Adult Who's Who: Mari Possa", AVN Magazine, Vol. 28/No. 8, Issue 356, August 2012, p. 40.
  5. ^ Dan Miller (2005-11-25). "2006 AVN Awards Nominations Announced". Archived from the original on 2006-12-06. Retrieved 2007-08-08. 
  6. ^ "AVN Awards 2007 Nominees". 2006-11-22. Archived from the original on 2007-04-23. Retrieved 2007-08-06. 
  7. ^ "Nominations 2009 AVN Adult Movie Awards" (PDF). 2008-11-25. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 3, 2008. Retrieved 2008-11-26. 
  8. ^ "XBIZ Awards 2013 Nominees". XbiZ. 16 November 2012. Retrieved 17 November 2012. 

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