Monica Mayhem

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Monica Mayhem
Monica Mayhem, 2007 (cropped).JPG
Mayhem in 2007
Born (1978-03-14) 14 March 1978 (age 42)[1]
Height5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)[1]

Monica Mayhem is an Australian former pornographic actress, exotic dancer[2] and singer.

Early life[edit]

Mayhem was born in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia and she is half Australian and half Welsh.[1] She attended Kenmore State High School but was expelled.[3] Prior to working in porn, she worked in financial markets and futures trading in Sydney.[1] She then moved to London and worked in an International Petroleum Exchange brokerage.[1]


Mayhem began her career in the adult entertainment industry as a dancer at the Spearmint Rhino on Tottenham Court Road.[1] In December 2000, Mayhem moved to the United States to begin acting in pornographic films.[citation needed] Her first scene was with Lee Stone in Real Sex Magazine 38.[4] In 2002, she won the XRCO Award for Starlet of the Year[2][5] and the FOXE Award for "Vixen of the Year".[6]

Outside pornographic films, Mayhem was a singer/guitarist in an all-girl metal band, "Sweet Avenge".[2]

In 2008, she appeared in a small role in the Sex and the City film, in which she is seen through a window having sex with Samantha's neighbour Dante.

Mayhem wrote an autobiography entitled Absolute Mayhem: Confessions of an Aussie Porn Star,[2][7] which was released by Random House Australia in 2009 in her native Australia and by Skyhorse Publishing in North America the following year.[8][9] A French translation was published in 2011 by Camion Noir.[citation needed]

In August 2010, she announced that she had retired from pornographic acting, after over 400 films,[10] and that she was engaged to a Sydney veterinarian.[11]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g Christina (26 February 2008). "Interview with Monica Mayhem". AIPdaily. Archived from the original on 14 December 2009. Retrieved 10 January 2015.
  2. ^ a b c d Lainie Speiser (1 June 2011). Confessions of the Hundred Hottest Porn Stars. Quiver. p. 113. ISBN 978-1-59233-477-3. Retrieved 13 January 2014.
  3. ^ "Porn star Monica Mayhem on a rampage". Courier Mail. 28 October 2009. Archived from the original on 3 June 2012. Retrieved 10 October 2010.
  4. ^ "The Delightful Monica Mayhem Interview". 15 December 2003. Archived from the original on 15 February 2004. Retrieved 31 March 2015.CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
  5. ^ "XRCO". Retrieved 23 February 2008.
  6. ^ Monica Mayhem (13 December 2013). Absolute Mayhem: Secret Confessions of a Porn Star. Skyhorse Publishing Company, Incorporated. p. 52. ISBN 978-1-62873-149-1. Retrieved 13 January 2014.
  7. ^ Absolute Mayhem: Confessions of an Aussie Porn Star by Monica Mayhem (2009). ISBN 9781741666427.
  8. ^ "Aussie porn star's naked truths". The Sydney Morning Herald. 30 October 2009. Retrieved 7 October 2010.
  9. ^ Steve Javors (30 September 2010). "AVN – Monica Mayhem Autobiography Hits North America". Archived from the original on 12 October 2010. Retrieved 7 October 2010.
  10. ^ Deux nouvelles pour Monica Mayhem Archived 12 June 2012 at the Wayback Machine Hot Vidéo, published 17 August 2010
  11. ^ Australia's Monica Mayhem from porn queen to vet's wife

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