This article examines the age, dating status, family, and net worth of the infamous actress Jenna Jameson. Continue reading the conclusion for additional information.
Who is Jenna Jameson?
Professionally known as Jenna Jameson, Jenna Marie Massoli is an American model, former pornographic film actress, businesswoman, and television personality. She has been dubbed the most popular adult entertainer in the world and “The Queen of Porn.”
|Birth||April 9, 1974|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
|Relationship With||Lior Bitton|
Jenna Jameson’s Early Years
Jenna Jameson was born Jenna Marie Massoli in Las Vegas, Nevada on April 9, 1974. Her mother, a Las Vegas showgirl, died of melanoma when Jenna was still a little child. Her family relocated to the states of Arizona and Montana.
As a child, she lived part-time with her grandmother and participated frequently in beauty pageants. She also studied ballet throughout her life. Jameson began using drugs during his senior year of high school and developed an addiction after four years of heavy drug use.
She completed high school at Bonanza and worked briefly at Disneyland Resort. Within six months of obtaining employment at the Crazy Horse Too strip club, Jameson was earning $2000 per night.
She was known as Jennasis at the beginning of her dancing career. In 1991, she began posing nude for photographs in an effort to gain access to Penthouse.
Jenna Jameson’s Film Career
Jameson featured in her first pornographic film in 1993, Andrew Blake’s non-explicit softcore picture. She immediately achieved notoriety and began starring in pornographic films in the Las Vegas region.
In 1994, she overcome her drug addiction by spending several weeks with her father and grandmother at her childhood home. She subsequently moved to Los Angeles and began dating pornographic actress Nikki Tyler, with whom she shared a residence.
In 1995, Jenna got an exclusive contract with the adult film production business Wicked Pictures. The deal paid her $6,000 for each of the first eight films she appeared in. The 1995 picture “Big Blue” was her debut production with a significant budget, and both the film and Jameson received multiple honors in the three major sectors.
In 2001, Jenna was earning $60,000 each day and a half of filming, in addition to $8,000 per night from her strip club work. Jenna retired from pornographic films in 2008.
Jenna Jameson’s ClubJenna
In 2000, Jenna and her then-boyfriend (soon-to-be-husband) Jay Grdina co-founded the pornographic website ClubJenna. It was among the first of its kind to offer not only photographs and videos, but also blogs, dating counseling, and stock recommendations.
Jenna starred in early ClubJenna films, but by 2004 she had stepped away from the spotlight and allowed others to assume the lead parts. The website offered direct videos of Jameson with other ladies OR Jameson with Grdina.
In the end, the company employed 18 individuals to produce content, products, and DVDs, and manage online traffic for dozens of popular adult domains. The corporation apparently generated between $5 and $15 million in annual revenue at its height.
ClubJenna was acquired by Playboy Enterprises for an estimated $25 million in June 2006. In 2005, Playboy acquired ClubJenna Inc. for an undisclosed amount between $25 and $50 million.
Later, Jim Grdina, the brother of Jay, would sue Jay and Jenna, alleging he was an investor in ClubJenna and did not receive his half of the selling earnings. Additionally, he sued them separately for a $250,000 loan made in 2003 to assist the couple in purchasing Penthouse Magazine.
The brother stated that he was only reimbursed fifty percent of the investment when the offer failed. Additionally, the brother asserted that he loaned the couple $275,000 in 2006, which was not repaid. Jim Grdina is now married to former adult star Bibi Jones, which is quite interesting.
What are Jenna Jameson’s Salary and Net Worth?
Former adult film actress and businesswoman Jenna Jameson has a net worth of $5 million. As an adult film actress, Jenna Jameson amassed her wealth. She co-founded a firm for adults called ClubJenna.
She co-founded ClubJenna with her husband, Jay Grdina, in 2000. The majority of Jenna’s parts have been with other women, however, she has also played roles with men. Jenna has additionally directed films including “Jenna’s Provocateur.”
Jenna Jameson’s Other Ventures
Jameson appeared frequently on “The Howard Stern Show.” She made a brief appearance in his biography Private Parts. She lent her voice to “Family Guy” and was cast as the girlfriend of a political financier in a few episodes of NBC’s “Mister Sterling.”
Jenna has utilized her voice acting abilities in video games as well. The first was as Candy Suxxx in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, and the second was as Daisy in Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 4. She also appeared in Eminem’s music video for “Without Me.”
2004 saw the publication of Jameson’s autobiography, “How to Make Love Like a Porn Star: A Cautionary Tale.” “Sugar,” a fictional erotic novel by Jameson, was published in October 2013. In 2005, she established an interactive website for gay men called Club Thrust.
In 2005, she also became co-owner of the Arizona strip club Babes Cabaret. In 2006, New York City-based Wicked Cow Entertainment expanded its brand to include barware, purses, footwear, perfume, and lingerie, which were sold at upscale retailers including Saks Fifth Avenue.
Jenna Jameson’s Personal Life
For many years, Jenna dated pornographic star Nikki Tyler. In her autobiography, Jameson discusses other famous relationships, including Tommy Lee and Marilyn Manson.
She was married to pornographic star and director of Wicked Pictures, Rodney Hopkins, for 10 brief weeks (known as Brad Armstrong.) In March 2001, they separated when Brad uncovered Jenna’s affair with Jorge Araya Montoya, whom she met while on vacation in Costa Rica.
Jay Grdina was the second husband of the woman. Jenna and Jay were wed between 2003 and 2006. Jay and Jenna moved into a $4.5 million property in Paradise Valley, Arizona, shortly after their wedding.
In their adult films, they were each other’s only co-stars from 1998 until Jenna’s retirement. In 2004, after a diagnosis of skin cancer and subsequent surgery, she was unable to conceive with Grdina. In 2006, the couple announced their separation.
Jameson began dating UFC Champion mixed martial artist Tito Ortiz. In 2009, Jenna gave birth to twins, Jesse Jameson and Journey Jette, as their relationship blossomed. Ortiz was accused of domestic violence and arrested in 2010.
Jameson and Ortiz ended their relationship in March 2013, and he was awarded sole custody of the twins. Tito revealed in a 2019 interview that Jenna spent $8 million in three years when they were dating.
In addition, he asserted that Jenna has lost her visitation rights to their sons and is currently living in Hawaii, completely out of touch. Jameson revealed in August 2016 that she and her boyfriend Lior Bitton were expecting their first child. Batel Lu, their daughter, was born in April 2017.