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Traci Lords is a Actor and Producer American born on 7 may 1968 at Steubenville (USA)

Traci Lords

Traci Lords
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Birth name Nora Louise Kuzma
Nationality USA
Birth 7 may 1968 (55 years) at Steubenville (USA)

Traci Elizabeth Lords (born Nora Louise Kuzma on May 7, 1968) is an American actress, singer, model, writer, producer and director. Born in Steubenville, Ohio, she first became known for her underage appearances in pornographic movies. Initially accepting a job as a nude model at the age of 15, she then became a movie actress. After being featured in the September 1984 issue of Penthouse magazine, Lords appeared in dozens of illegal videos between 1984 and 1986, and became one of the most sought-after pornography actresses of the era. During May 1986, when authorities discovered she had been underage while making all but one of her pornographic movies, distributors were ordered to remove all her material to avoid the risk of prosecution for trafficking in child pornography. The withdrawal of her movies cost millions of dollars and her case became the biggest scandal to affect the pornographic movie industry.

After quitting pornography, Lords had a career as a mainstream actress and enrolled at the Lee Strasberg Theater Institute where she studied method acting. She made her mainstream movie debut during 1988, when she was offered the main role in the remake of Roger Corman's classic Not of This Earth. Lords followed with the role of Wanda Woodward in John Waters' teen comedy, Cry-Baby (1990). Her other acting credits include the television series MacGyver, Married... with Children, Tales from the Crypt, Roseanne, Melrose Place, Profiler, First Wave, Gilmore Girls and Will & Grace. She also appeared in movies such as Virtuosity (1995), Blade (1998), Zack and Miri Make a Porno (2008) and most recently Excision (2012) and Devil May Call (2013).

Besides her movie career, Lords is also a recording artist. After her song "Love Never Dies" was featured on the soundtrack to the movie Pet Sematary Two (1992), she got signed to Radioactive Records and subsequently released her debut studio album, 1000 Fires (1995) to a critical acclaim. Despite the poor sales of the album, the main single "Control" had a moderate commercial success. It managed to peak at number two on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs chart and was included on the soundtrack to the movie Mortal Kombat (1995), which was eventually certified double platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). During 2003, Lords published her autobiography, Traci Lords: Underneath It All, which received positive reviews from critics and debuted at number thirty-one on the The New York Times Best Seller list.

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Morgan Vallet
Morgan Vallet
(6 films)
John Waters
John Waters
(3 films)
Tom Byron
Tom Byron
(6 films)
Gregory Dark
Gregory Dark
(2 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Traci Lords (48 films)

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Nightmare Nurse, 1h30
Directed by Craig Moss
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Actors Sarah Butler, Lindsay Hartley, Traci Lords, Jessica Morris, Julian Stone, David Starzyk
Rating46% 2.3198152.3198152.3198152.3198152.319815
Brooke et Lance filent le parfait amour. Un soir, en rentrant chez eux en voiture, ils percutent Darren Wells, un piéton saoul, surgit de nulle part et le tuent sur le coup. Brooke sort indemne de l'accident, mais Lance a une fracture du fémur et doit rester immobilisé chez lui pendant plusieurs semaines. L'enquête de police conclut que Lance, qui était au volant, n'est pas responsable de l'accident et qu'il ne sera pas inquiété. À l'hôpital, le jeune couple fait la connaissance de Barbara, une infirmière chevronnée, qui leur conseille une infirmière à domicile, Chloé, pour la convalescence de Lance.
Devil May Call, 1h30
Directed by Jason Cuadrado
Origin USA
Genres Horror
Themes Serial killer films
Actors Corri English, Tyler Mane, Traci Lords, Van Hansis, Daniel Hugh Kelly, Camillia Monet
Rating43% 2.1888352.1888352.1888352.1888352.188835
Blind telephone counselor Sam (Corri English) is leaving. Volunteering to train new employee Jess (Van Hansis), Sam joins skeleton crew Val (Traci Lords) and Jules (Tracy Perez) for one last night on the phones. They’re expecting a quiet night. But John (Tyler Mane), a serial killer and one of Sam’s regular callers, is upset at Sam's leaving and feels betrayed. Seeking revenge, John knocks out the power to the building and begins tearing the office to pieces. Terror ensues.
Excision (2012)
, 1h21
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Horror comedy, Horror
Themes L'adolescence, Films about children, Films about sexuality, La sexualité des mineurs, Comedy horror films
Actors AnnaLynne McCord, Traci Lords, Ariel Winter, Roger Bart, Jeremy Sumpter, Malcolm McDowell
Roles Phyllis
Rating61% 3.051163.051163.051163.051163.05116
The film depicts the life of a disturbed and delusional high school student, Pauline (AnnaLynne McCord), with aspirations of a career in medicine and the extremes to which she goes to earn the approval of her controlling mother. Pauline has a younger sister named Grace (Ariel Winter) who suffers from cystic fibrosis. Pauline has vivid dreams about herself and others being mutilated with excessive amounts of blood; and after each dream wakes panting in an orgasmic state.
I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell, 1h45
Directed by Bob Gosse
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy
Actors Matt Czuchry, Jesse Bradford, Geoff Stults, Keri Lynn Pratt, Marika Dominczyk, Veronica Rayne
Roles Connie
Rating51% 2.5994252.5994252.5994252.5994252.599425
The film's plot is loosely adapted from "The Austin Road Trip Story" in Max's book I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell. A tireless and charismatic novelty seeker, Tucker (Matt Czuchry) tricks his buddy Dan (Geoff Stults) into lying to his fiancée Kristy (Keri Lynn Pratt), so they can go to a legendary strip club three and a half hours away to celebrate Dan’s last days of bachelorhood in proper style. Tucker drags their misanthropic friend Drew (Jesse Bradford) along for the ride, and before they know it Tucker’s pursuit of a hilarious carnal interest lands Dan in serious trouble with both the law and his future wife.
Princess of Mars, 1h30
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, War, Fantasy, Action
Themes Space adventure films, Films about terrorism, Mars in film, Films based on science fiction novels, Films about extraterrestrial life, Political films, Space opera, Films about extraterrestrial life
Actors Antonio Sabàto, Jr., Traci Lords, Antonio Sabàto, Chacko Vadaketh, Jay Beyers
Roles Dejah Thoris
Rating31% 1.5751.5751.5751.5751.575
John Carter (Antonio Sabato, Jr.) is a modern-day U.S. Army sniper serving in Afghanistan, wounded in the line of duty and used in a teleportation experiment wherein he is transferred to Barsoom, here depicted outside our solar system. On this world, Carter exhibits the ability to leap amazing distances. Initially enslaved and held against his will on a chain and collar by the Tharks, he earns a rank among them and later saves a rival group's princess, the human-looking Dejah Thoris (Traci Lords), from death.
Zack and Miri Make a Porno, 1h41
Directed by Kevin Smith
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Themes Films about films, Films about sexuality, Erotic films, LGBT-related films, Films about pornography, LGBT-related film
Actors Seth Rogen, Elizabeth Banks, Craig Robinson, Jason Mewes, Traci Lords, Jeff Anderson
Roles Bubbles
Rating64% 3.2488153.2488153.2488153.2488153.248815
Zack Brown and Miri Linky are roommates in Monroeville, Pennsylvania (a Pittsburgh suburb). They have been friends since the first grade. Despite Miri working at the local shopping mall and Zack working at a coffee shop, they have not paid their utility bills in months, with Zack devoting much of his free time to a fanatic following of the Pittsburgh Penguins and his status in the community amateur hockey team, the Monroeville Zombies. After work, their water gets turned off before they go to their high school reunion.
Your Name Here, 1h46
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about drugs, Transport films, Road movies
Actors Bill Pullman, Taryn Manning, Harold Perrineau, Jr., Traci Lords, M. Emmet Walsh, Ivana Miličević
Roles Julie Frick
Rating44% 2.2489652.2489652.2489652.2489652.248965
During the summer of 1974, science-fiction writer William J. Frick (Bill Pullman) is having a meltdown. Despite having numerous popular titles to his credit, Frick is penniless. His ex-wives and ex-girlfriends are hounding him, and the IRS has sent Agent Duke (Dave Sheridan) to investigate his property and holdings. Bikers are mixing meth in his garage and having drug parties in his home. His final masterpiece, an account of his collision with God in an East L.A. taco stand, is nearly complete and actress Nikki Principal (Taryn Manning) encourage his writing, telling him that it has the power to change the world. However, after an inadvertent dose of a powdery white mescaline substance, Frick wakes up to discover himself lost in a series of alternate realities.
Point of Entry, 1h29
Directed by Stephen Bridgewater
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Crime
Actors Holly Marie Combs, Patrick Muldoon, Roark Critchlow, Max Burkholder, Richard Roundtree, Traci Lords
Roles Brianna Fine
Rating48% 2.413692.413692.413692.413692.41369
Richard et Kathy ont décidé de changer de vie. Ils déménagent dans l'Arizona avec leur fils Sam dans une belle et grande maison. Et tous ont récemment subi un traumatisme : Kathy a été agressée à son domicile. Peu à peu, Kathy se reconstruit et parvient à trouver un travail auprès d'un auteur célèbre, Caleb Theroux. Parallèlement, Miles Porter, un inspecteur de la police, est à la recherche d'un meurtrier qui a laissé un livre étrange à côté du corps de la victime.
Crazy Eights, 1h20
Origin USA
Genres Horror
Actors Dina Meyer, George Newbern, Traci Lords, Frank Whaley, Gabrielle Anwar, Melissa Sue Anderson
Roles Gina Conte
Rating38% 1.9111951.9111951.9111951.9111951.911195
Six people with a common past converge years later at the funeral of an old friend. While settling affairs, a map is presented to them and they follow the directions to find a forgotten time capsule from their youth.
Novel Romance, 1h31
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Traci Lords, Paul Johansson, Sherilyn Fenn, Mariette Hartley, Aasha Davis, Tony Lee
Roles Max Normane
Rating52% 2.617682.617682.617682.617682.61768
The film follows Max Normane, a successful literary editor, who wants to have a child alone. She offers to publish Jake Buckley (Paul Johansson), a struggling writer, in exchange for his sperm for artificial insemination.
Deathlands (2003)
, 1h35
Directed by Joshua Butler
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Horror
Themes Post-apocalyptic films, Films about religion, Films set in the future, Political films, Dystopian films, Disaster films
Actors Vincent Spano, Jenya Lano, Colin Fox, Traci Lords, Nathan Carter, Matthew Currie Holmes
Roles Lady Rachel Cawdor
Rating35% 1.7816351.7816351.7816351.7816351.781635
Earth is devaststed by a nuclear war in 2084. The sky is red from chemical waste, and what was once the United States has become "Deathlands" inhabited by mutants. Communities ruled by powerful survivors are called "villes", and the one known as Front Royale had been ruled by a good man who is killed by his wife, Lady Rachel Cawdor (Traci Elizabeth Lords). His son, Harvey Cawdor (Alan C. Peterson), kills one of his brothers and partially blinds his young brother Ryan Cawdor (Vincent Spano), who then escapes.
Black Mask 2: City of Masks, 1h42
Directed by Tsui Hark
Origin Hong kong
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Martial arts, Action, Adventure, Martial arts
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films, Superhero films
Actors Andy Lau, Andy On, Tobin Bell, Traci Lords, Cecilia Cheung, Louis Koo
Roles Chameleon
Rating37% 1.869631.869631.869631.869631.86963
Because of genetic modifications, Black Mask has superhuman fighting and healing powers. He is searching for top geneticists around the world who might be able to reverse his modifications, which have blocked his emotions.
They Shoot Divas, Don't They?, 2h
Directed by Jonathan Craven
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller
Actors Jennifer Beals, Johnathon Schaech, Keri Lynn Pratt, Traci Lords, Molly Hagan, David Bowe
Roles Mira
Rating49% 2.467772.467772.467772.467772.46777
Jenny (Keri Lynn Pratt), l'assistante d'une rock star, Sloan McBride (Jennifer Beals), prend tous les moyens pour venger sa mère.