Can a famous italian charlatan make a masterpiece with Sasha Grey? Looks like he can, doing a video like this. The rethoric of Diprè in English is... touching and this video for Italian speaking people is... really, a word is not enough to describe it. (via)
(via) And we are curious to read her. In the latest female-driven erotic novel to steam up the publishing crowd, Sasha Grey‘s fiction debut, an erotic novel titled The Juliette Society, has a U.S. deal with Beth de Guzman at Grand Central Publishing, and Catherine Burke of Little, Brown has snapped it for the UK. The book is being described as Fight Club set in a highly sexualized world with an assertive female protagonist.
A funny ranking, of course full of Pornsaints. "From earning PhDs to starting small businesses, here are the smartest, geekiest and most driven p**n stars of all time. P**n Stars are often derided for being unintelligent and shallow, but let's be honest, they were smart enough to make a living at something we all do for free. These women have been successful academically as well as financially, from founding succesful enterprises outside of the p**n industry to leading an Oxford debate team to victory. These 13 adult film stars prove they have big brains to match their other large assets.". Asia Carrera is the "winner".
Sasha Grey participated in the "Read Across America" program at Emerson Elementary School in Compton, CA last week. Afterward, the school received complaints for letting Grey around the kids. For the record, Grey has been out of the adult business for 2 years. She adds, "I am an actor. I am an artist. I am a daughter. I am a sister. I am a partner. I have a past that some people may not agree with, but it does not define who I am." (via Popporn)
This is what happened
This is probably what she thought about the complains.
As Phillips mentions, “For my film portrait of Sasha Grey, I wanted to focus on her expressive and psychological transformation into a cinematic actor, separate from the cues that have associated Sasha with her previous career as a performance artist working within the adult film world.”
Neü Sex is a book of photographs — Grey's and her husband, Ian Cinnamon's — taken on various porn sets during her years in the industry. (Grey hasn't shot porn since late 2009.) The book also contains a brief introduction and twelve essays by Grey, several of which are just a paragraph or two in length. (via)
Sasha Grey is the very first porn star who manage to become a mainstream actress because of her porn role. The others are only cheated ladies by evil porn producers. See her in Entourage playing herself. You can also read an interview here.