IT all started in 2006 when, at the age of 18, Sasha – real name Marina Ann Hantzis – made her way into adult films.
She used the industry as a platform for her “experimentation and performance art” – which involved being deepthroated and bummed in a string of hardcore porn movies. One word: filthy. Her fierce performance, along with this bold mindset, garnered her attention inside and outside of the adult industry.
The New York Times described her pornographic career as, “distinguished both by the extremity of what she is willing to do and an unusual degree of intellectual seriousness about doing it.” In other words: filthy. She was profiled in Los Angeles magazine the same year, which led to her appearing on several entertainment news shows and collaborations with artists and musicians.
In 2008, she landed a leading role in Steven Soderbergh’s experimental film, The