Sasha Grey (born Marina Ann Hantzis; March 14, 1988) is an American actress, model, musician, and former pornographic actress. Throughout her adult film career, she was profiled by several popular culture magazines and television programs. She has also been featured in music videos and advertising campaigns. She won numerous awards between 2007 and 2010, including the AVN Female Performer of the Year Award in 2008.
After her feature film debut as the lead in Steven Soderbergh's The Girlfriend Experience, she shifted her focus to acting, starring in the black comedy/horror film Smash Cut as April Carson, as well as playing a semi-fictionalized version of herself in season 7 of HBO's Entourage. She has also appeared in independent films such as Quit, The Girl from the Naked Eye, Life, and Mark Pellington's I Melt With You. She is a member of aTelecine, an industrial music band.