Biography of Jessica Drake
Jessica Drake (born October 14, 1974 in Texas) is an American pornographic actress.
Drake was born in Dallas and spent much of her early life growing up around
the state of Texas in different cities including San Antonio and El Paso. Drake
attended a community college in El Paso and then attended the University of
Texas-El Paso and majored in psychology. While attending college, Drake made
a living as an exotic dancer, during which she met many featured dancers who
also worked in the adult film industry, and decided to give it a try herself.
She credits Michael Raven and Sydnee Steele as people instrumental in her transition
from dancing to adult films.
Drake began by going to Los Angeles and touring film sets and companies before
actually starting to work in adult films. She also did photo shoots and worked
for Playboy while in Los Angeles. Her first, real experience in adult film came
as a 'condom and lube girl' on the set of a Jill Kelly film. She finally began
her own acting in adult films in 1999. Her first film was titled Pussyman's
Decadent Divas 4. She soon signed a contract with Sin City and made several
movies with that studio and afterwards signed a contract with Wicked Pictures.
She has been a contract star with Wicked since 2003 and has made more than 50
films with the company. She has started writing and directing adult movies as
well and has been writing films since her tenure with Sin City. Her directorial
debut came in the film Jenna Depraved in 2006.
Ms. Drake has lobbied state legislators in California for the Free Speech Coalition.
She was also in a photo essay commissioned by the U.N. in 2005.
Drake has also appeared in several television shows. She appeared in one episode
of the short-lived TV series The Money $hot and the pilot episode of Skin. She
made an appearance, along with her former husband Evan Stone, in the HBO special
Pornucopia: Going Down in the Valley. The pair appeared in an episode titled
Love and/or Sex which pertained to couples working in the adult entertainment
business. Drake was also one of several porn actors shown in the The Tyra Banks
Show episode, "A Day in the Life of a Porn Star".
In 2002, Drake married fellow porn actor Evan Stone. They later divorced in
2004. She has stated that she wishes to keep her personal relationships out
of the spotlight.
Full name: Jessica Drake
Birthdate: October 14, 1974
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, USA