Kevin moore august ames

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The night the Santa Paula fires ripped through the canyon towards Ventura, propelled by winds of 80 kilometres per hour, Mercedes Grabowski was found dead in a park in nearby Camarillo. The porn actress, known professionally as August Ames, had been caught up in a firestorm of a different kind. After tweeting that she would not work with a "crossover" co-star who had filmed gay scenes, the wrath of the porn industry and Twitter at large descended upon her. After her death, the wind would change direction, and others stood in its path: gay porn star Jaxton Wheeler, who had said August should take a cyanide pill; veteran actress Jessica Drake, whose more oblique tweets were framed as cyberbullying; and August's husband, porn producer Kevin Moore. August is the subject of a new audiobook, The Last Days of August.

Who Is Kevin Moore? August Ames's Husband Says Porn Star Was the 'Kindest Person'

August Ames - Wikipedia

Ronson first delved into the adult entertainment business with his previous podcast The Butterfly Effect , which offered a sympathetic picture of an industry that many within it argue is still little understood by the mainstream. It was a warm and compassionate investigation, and drew smart lines between the thundering pace of technological advances, the easy availability of pornography and what that all meant for the people at the heart of it. Her husband, Kevin Moore, an adult film producer who is interviewed extensively on the podcast, issued a statement in January blaming cyberbullies for her death. He named people who had been particularly vicious on Twitter. This is only the starting point.

Last Days of August: A porn star's suicide reveals a dark truth

Following porn star August Ames's death on Tuesday, her husband, adult filmmaker Kevin Moore, asked for his family's privacy. The pornographic director and producer, whose marriage to year-old Ames was kept relatively private, issued a statement to Adult Video News , a website focused on the adult entertainment industry. Ames was "the kindest person I ever knew and she meant the world to me," he said. She faced mass criticism online two days before her death for comments she made about working with men who appeared in gay porn.
In December August Ames died by suicide at age Her death came just 48 hours after being lambasted for a problematic tweet. The onslaught of hateful comments toward Ames was simply too much to handle.