Asa Akira is an American adult film actress and director. She is an Award-winning adult film actress who had appeared in over 505 adult films. She became the second Asian person to win the AVN Female Performer of the Year (2013). She received her AVN Female Performer of the Year Award, a year after Bobbi Starr received the same honour. Check out below for Asa Akira Wiki, Biography, Age, Movies, Videos, Photos, and More.
Asa Akira Profile and Career
Asa Akira was born on 3 January 1986 in Manhattan, New York, U.S. She lived in SoHo and moved to Tokyo at age 9 when her dad, a picture photographic artist, was moved there for work. Akira came back to the US at age 13 and moved to Downtown Brooklyn and later Clinton Hill. Akira did her primary schooling at Chelsea Day School. Akira could secure a grant to go to United Nations International School in Manhattan since her granddad was a Japanese representative for 45 years. She wasn’t welcome to return in her sophomore year because of her horrible scores, so she enlisted in Washington Irving High School in Gramercy Park. She exchanged to City-As-School for her senior year. In a 2014 interview, Akira depicted her adolescence as being “flawlessly typical.” Her family communicated in Japanese at home and were “wellbeing nuts” who kept away from garbage sustenance. As a youngster, Akira worked at the kids’ bookshop Books of Wonder as a clerk.
Akira started her career as a dominatrix when she was 19 years old. She later worked as a stripper at the Hustler Club in New York. In 2006, she was a regular on the Bubba the Love Sponge radio show and was known as the “Show Whore”. She met adult film actress Gina Lynn on the show, and she offered her porn work. Her debut scene was with Travis Knight for Gina Lynn Productions, after having already done several girl-girl scenes, mainly with Lynn. Akira then signed a contract with Vouyer Media before fitting a freelancer. During her career, She received several nominations for her role in David Aaron Clark’s 2009 film, Pure. She also co-hosted the 30th Annual AVN Awards alongside adult film actress Jesse Jane and comedian April Macie. Akira won the AVN Female Performer of the Year Award. Asa Akira made her directorial debut with Elegant Angel’s Gangbanged. On October 9, 2013, Akira announced that she signed an exclusive performing contract with Wicked Pictures. Her debut film as a contract performer for the company was Asa Is Wicked.
Asa Akira Mainstream appearances
Asa Akira made a cameo appearance in the mainstream film Starlet. In January 2014, Akira, Dana DeArmond, Chanel Preston, and Jessie Andrews were featured in a Cosmopolitan magazine article titled “4 Porn Stars on How They Stay Fit.” In February 2014, Akira was a guest onDr. Drew Pinsky’s radio show Loveline. In the same year, she was a guest on The Eric Andre Show. Recently, She was featured in a live-action segment on an episode of Family Guy.
In 2011, Complex ranked Akira fourth on their list of “The Top 100 Hottest adult Stars Right Now” and at sixth on their list of “The Top 50 Hottest Asian adult Stars of All Time”. LA Weekly placed her third on their list of “10 Innovative adult Stars Who Could Be the Next Sasha Grey” in 2013. She was also ranked on CNBC’s yearly list “The Dirty Dozen”, the site’s annual ranking of the adult industry’s most famous and successful stars in 2012, 2013, and 2014. In 2013 Akira and artist David Choe started a free online podcast featuring 90-minute episodes called DVDASA. It is pointed at a young adult audience, with its goal being to help youth with their problems related to sexuality, career, relationships, etc. In June 2014, Akira appeared on a YouTube video with vlogger Caspar Lee. Akira wrote a memoir titled Insatiable: A Love Story which was released in May 2014 by Grove Press. In 2015, Asa Akira signed a contract with Cleis Press to publish her second book, titled Dirty Thirty: A Memoir, a collection of essays.
In 2015, Akira replaced Belle Knox as the host of The S** Factor, an upcoming reality show where eight men and eight women compete for a $1 million prize and a three-year adult contract. On April 6, 2015, The Hundreds started releasing episodes for a series titled Hobbies with Asa Akira, which features Akira trying out different activities such as tattooing, boxing, taxidermy, and ice sculpting.
Akira states that she is sexually attracted to both men and “girls that look like boys”. She dislikes being called bisexual, pretending to lean towards heterosexuality but to be still uncertain. She was once engaged to adult film actor Rocco Reed. In December 2012, she married pornographic actor and director Toni Ribas. She states that aside from their on-screen work, their relationship is monogamous. Akira identifies as a feminist.
Asa Akira Biography
|Real Name||Asa Akira|
|Nickname||Akira Lee, Akira Asa, Asa Takigami, Tracy Han|
|Profession||American adult film actress and Director|
|Date of Birth||3 January 1986|
|Father Name||Yet to be updated|
|Mother Name||Yet to be updated|
|Height||5 feet 2 inches|
|Zodiac Sign / Sun Sign||Yet to be updated|
|Religion||Yet to be updated|
|Hometown||Manhattan, New York, U.S.|
|Husband Name||Toni Ribas|
|Current City||Manhattan, New York, U.S.|
Asa Akira Awards
|2011||AVN Award||Best All-Girl Three-Way Sex Scene (with Alexis Texas & Kristina Rose)||Buttwoman vs. Slutwoman|
|Best Anal Sex Scene (with Manuel Ferrara)||Asa Akira Is Insatiable|
|Best Double Penetration Sex Scene (with Toni Ribas & Erik Everhard)|
|Best Three-Way Sex Scene (G/B/B) (with Prince Yahshua & Jon Jon)|
|Urban X Award||Best Couple Sex Scene (with Mr Pete)||Vajazzled|
|Porn Star of the Year||N/A|
|2012||AVN Award||Best Anal Sex Scene (with Nacho Vidal)||Asa Akira Is Insatiable 2|
|Best Double-Penetration Scene (with Mick Blue & Toni Ribas)|
|Best Group Sex Scene (with Erik Everhard, Toni Ribas, Danny Mountain, Jon Jon, Broc Adams, Ramón Nomar & John Strong)|
|Best Tease Performance|
|Best Three-Way Sex Scene, Boy/Boy/Girl (with Mick Blue & Toni Ribas)|
|Best Solo Sex Scene||Superstar Showdown 2: Asa Akira vs. Kristina Rose|
|NightMoves Award||Best Ass (Editor’s Choice)||N/A|
|XBIZ Award||Female Performer of the Year||N/A|
|XRCO Award||Female Performer of the Year||N/A|
|2013||AVN Award||Best Double-Penetration Sex Scene (with Ramón Nomar & Mick Blue)||Asa Akira Is Insatiable 3|
|Best Group Sex Scene (with Erik Everhard, Ramón Nomar & Mick Blue)|
|Best Three-Way Sex Scene (Girl/Girl/Boy) (with Brooklyn Lee & James Deen)|
|Best POV Sex Scene (with Jules Jordan)||Asa Akira to the Limit|
|Female Performer of the Year||N/A|
|XRCO Award||Female Performer of the Year||N/A|
|NightMoves Award||Best Ethnic Performer (Fan’s Choice)||N/A|
|2014||AVN Award||Best Porn Star Website (tied with JoannaAngel.com)||AsaAkira.com|
|NightMoves Award||Best Body (Editor’s Choice)||N/A|
|2015||XRCO Award||Mainstream Adult Media Favorite||N/A|
|2017||XBIZ Award||Best Supporting Actress||DNA|
|2018||XBIZ Award||Best Actress — Couples-Themed Release||The Blonde Dahlia|