Veronica Hart

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Veronica Hart
Veronica Hart.png
Hart at the 2002 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo, Las Vegas, NV
BornJane Esther Hamilton[1]
(1956-10-27) October 27, 1956 (age 57)
Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
Other namesVeronica Heart, Randee Styles, Jane Hamilton, V. Hart, Victoria Holt, Kathryn Stanleigh, Veronica
Height5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Weight122 lb (55 kg)
 
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Veronica Hart
Veronica Hart.png
Hart at the 2002 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo, Las Vegas, NV
BornJane Esther Hamilton[1]
(1956-10-27) October 27, 1956 (age 57)
Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
Other namesVeronica Heart, Randee Styles, Jane Hamilton, V. Hart, Victoria Holt, Kathryn Stanleigh, Veronica
Height5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Weight122 lb (55 kg)

Jane Esther Hamilton (born October 27, 1956) is an American former pornographic actress and current porn director who performed under the stage name Veronica Hart[1] during the 1980s. She is sometimes credited as Jane Hamilton, V. Hart, Veronica Heart, Victoria Holt, Kathryn Stanleigh, Randee Styles or just Veronica. Hart is a member of the AVN Hall of Fame.[2][3]

Career[edit]

Hart appeared in adult movies from 1980 until 1984 and is best known for her performances in Amanda by Night, Wanda Whips Wall Street, Roommates and A Scent of Heather. In the 2000s and 2010s she directs, edits, and produces adult films, while making occasional (non-sexual) cameos in both mainstream and adult productions.[4] She is bisexual.[5]

Hart portrays a judge in the 1997 film Boogie Nights, appearing in the scene where the characters of Amber and her husband are arguing during a hearing about their son. She would later appear in another Paul Thomas Anderson movie, Magnolia.[4]

Recognition[edit]

Veronica Hart is one of twenty-five women of the golden era of adult films featured in the 2012 book, by author Jill C. Nelson, entitled: Golden Goddesses: 25 Legendary Women of Classic Erotic Cinema, 1968-1985, published by BearManor Media.[6]

Personal life[edit]

Hart was born in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Selected TV appearances[edit]

Awards[edit]

Wins

AFAA for Best Actress – Amanda by Night[7]

AFAA Award for Best Actress – Roommates[8]

AFAA Award for Best Supporting Actress – Foxtrot[7]

CAFA Award for Best Actress – Roommates[7]

AVN Award for Best Non-Sex Performance – Nylon[9]

Nominations

AVN Best Director – Video for White Lightning[13]

AVN Best Director – Film for Taken[14]

AVN Best Director – Video for Crime and Passion[15]

AVN Best Director – Film for Barbara Broadcast Too[16]

AVN Best Director – Film for Misty Beethoven: The Musical[17]

AVN Best Non-Sex Performance for Eternity[18]

AVN Best Non-Sex Performance for Sex Pix[19]

AVN Best Non-Sex Performance for Delilah[20]

AVN Best Non-Sex Performance for Roller Dollz[21]

Literature[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "The Actress, the Producer and Their Porn Revolution". 6 January 2002. Retrieved 13 January 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "AVN Hall of Fame". Retrieved 2007-11-29. 
  3. ^ a b http://web.archive.org/web/20090415212412/http://www.avnawards.com/halloffame.php
  4. ^ a b "Veronica Hart interview at kaos2000.net". Retrieved 2007-12-02. 
  5. ^ "Veronica Hart: Official Movie Fan Club". Veronicahartxxx.com. 1956-10-27. Retrieved 2013-09-25. 
  6. ^ by Jill C. Nelson. Golden Goddesses: 25 Legendary Women of Classic Erotic Cinema, 1968-1985 (First edition ed.). BearManor Media. ISBN 9781593932985. 
  7. ^ a b c "Rame awards list". Retrieved 2007-12-27. 
  8. ^ "Rame awards list". Retrieved 2007-11-29. 
  9. ^ "Past AVN Award Winners". Retrieved 2007-11-29. 
  10. ^ "AVN - Hart, Edwards Set for Hustler Walk of Fame Induction". Business.avn.com. 2006-03-09. Retrieved 2013-09-25. 
  11. ^ "Legends of Erotica". Retrieved 2007-12-27. 
  12. ^ "XRCO Hall of Fame". Retrieved 2007-11-29. 
  13. ^ "AVN 2001 Nominations". Archived from the original on 2001-03-09. Retrieved 2007-12-02. 
  14. ^ "AVN 2002 Nominations". Archived from the original on 2001-12-08. Retrieved 2007-12-02. 
  15. ^ "AVN 2003 Nominations". Archived from the original on 2002-11-27. Retrieved 2007-12-02. 
  16. ^ "AVN 2004 Nominations". Archived from the original on 2003-12-03. Retrieved 2007-12-02. 
  17. ^ "AVN 2005 Nominations". Archived from the original on 2004-12-10. Retrieved 2007-12-02. 
  18. ^ "AVN 2006 Nominations". Archived from the original on 2005-11-29. Retrieved 2007-12-02. 
  19. ^ "AVN 2007 Nominations". Archived from the original on 2006-12-20. Retrieved 2007-12-02. 
  20. ^ "AVN 2008 Nominations". Archived from the original on 2008-02-27. Retrieved 2007-12-02. 
  21. ^ "Nominations 2009 AVN Adult Movie Awards" (PDF). AVNAwards.com. 2008-11-25. Retrieved 2008-11-26. [dead link]

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