Concerns are being raised over the health of vulnerable women who work in the porn industry. Fears are being raised over the deaths of five female porn stars in recent weeks, at least two of whom are thought to have taken their own lives. Shyla Stylez and August Ames were both found dead within the last few weeks, and on December 15 it was reported that adult entertainment star Yuri Luv's lifeless body was discovered by her landlord at home. On January 19 , Olivia Lua died in rehab at the age of 23 , having battled "some personal challenges" over the last few months that had seen her get treatment for her apparent prescription drug addiction. Just a few days before that, on January 10, year-old Olivia Nova was confirmed dead by her agent, who paid tribute to the "beautiful girl with a very sweet and gentle personality".
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A porn star was found dead in her home mere days after tweeting about spending the holidays by herself, adding to the string of deaths in the industry over the past two months. The porn actress, real name Lexi Forte, was represented by LA Direct Models and had only recently started in the industry in March The cause of her death has yet to be determined. Rest in peace, sweet angel. Then soon after I see in the news that a porn star died suddenly!!! Nova isn't the only actress in the porn industry to pass away recently.
Olivia Lua, a year-old doe-eyed brunette from Philadelphia, was an instant hit when she joined the LA porn scene in They later said she had been showing up to work high. On Jan.
From killer UTIs and overdoses to fatal falls and horrifying accidents, the stars of the adult entertainment industry have lost their lives in truly tragic circumstances. Between November and January , five young porn actresses died in chillingly quick succession, each losing their life to suicide or a suspected overdose. And the string of preventable deaths heralded calls for increased mental health support for vulnerable sex workers who are often marred by stigma. Meanwhile, popular porn actor Bill Bailey plunged to his death while attending a sex festival in Mexico City with his girlfriend, shaking the industry to its core.