AskMen may get paid if you click a link in this article and buy a product or service. They say sex work is the world's oldest profession, and if humans had invented writing, photography and film earlier, erotica, nude pictures and porn would be the world's oldest art forms right along with it. It's hard to ever imagine humans not wanting to watch footage of people having sex -- or finding new technologies to improve their porn-watching experience. Maybe one day porn stars will largely be replaced by sex bots, or perfectly photo-realistic 3D images, but in the mean time, the porn industry requires good old-fashioned human beings to make your fantasies come true. Over the years, we've gotten the chance to watch some truly gorgeous and downright sexy women star in XXX films, from the most low-budget, no script casting-call-type scenes to the most sprawling, ornate porn blockbusters that try to rival Hollywood movies in their complexity. Women who are celebrities in their own right and, in some cases, shrewd businesswomen who've turned their porn stardom into a sizable revenue stream off-camera.
And there are those names that have become synonymous with the porn industry because they were pioneers of their day. We apologise in advance if your favorite porn star has been left off what is a long list of exceptionally talented female adult movie stars. Note: For obvious reasons, we could only consider mainstream porn stars who have been involved in professional productions. Haze tops many top porn performer lists for her exuberance and natural attributes. Image via website. Including compilations, Haze has starred in adult films and has directed a further 15 — she is widely considered one of the hottest pornstars ever.
Ranking porn stars is difficult business. Where do you even begin? If you were to line up guys and ask them each who their top 10 favorite porn stars were, you would probably get 1, different answers.
Actress The Masseuse. Jenna Jameson was born and raised in Las Vegas by her father, and by the time she was 18 the bright lights were already drawing her in. She studied ballet, but it was stripping that started her on her road to superstardom.