Nikki Benz (born December 11, 1981) is the stage name of Canadian pornographic
actress who now resides in Los Angeles.
Born in Ukraine, at a young age she moved to Toronto, Canada. She started modeling
before the age of 18 and posed in bikini and fashion shows and beauty pageants.
At the age of 18, Benz found her way into the world of exotic dancing. During
her time as a house dancer in Toronto, Canada she adopted the name Nikki Benz.
"There was already a Nikki at the club I was dancing at, so I came up with
the last name Benz to be different"-Nikki
Benz entered the adult film industry by contacting an adult film director shortly
before her 21st birthday. She signed with Pleasure Productions in January 2003
and made her first on-screen sex scene in Strap On Sally 20 with Gina Lynn,
and her first boy-girl scene with Ben English in The Sweetest Thing. During
her time with Pleasure Productions she traveled back and forth between Toronto
and Los Angeles to fulfill her commitments to the company, with whom she stayed
for 18 months.
After completing her contract with them, Benz moved to Los Angeles and signed
with Jill Kelly Productions in September 2004. Benz signed a contract with TeraVision
in September 2005. It was during 2005 that Benz started feaure dancing as well.
She and TeraVision had a public falling out in June 2006. The contract is now
terminated, and both parties have moved their separate ways. After parting with
Teravision, for the first time ever Nikki became a free agent and hired L.A.
Direct Models for representation.
In August 2009, after three years with L.A. Direct Models, Nikki amicably parted
ways with the company wanting to branch out on her own.
Benz has been featured in many popular adult magazines including Penthouse,
High Society, Genesis, Fox, OUI, Cheri, Hustler, Club and Club International.
Nikki is a Penthouse centerfold and cover girl for May
2008 issue of Penthouse magazine as well as a Hustler Honey for May 2006.
She is most recently featured as a cover girl and centerfold of High Society
magazine's November 2009 issue.
She hosted a show on KSEX called "Contract Superstars" alongside
Lacie Heart, Ashley Steele, Stormy Daniels, and Tyler Faith, but quit citing
Nikki was nominated as Most Valuable Starlet for the 2007 AVN Awards.
Benz has also appeared in mainstream shows such as MTV's Fast Inc., Show Time's
Family Business, VH1's Supergroup, HBO's Sin City Diaries, Canada's Naked News,
Playboy TV's Canoga Park and the Howard Stern Show.
Full name: Nikki Benz Birthdate: December 11, 1981