August Ames was a Canadian adult film actress and model who began her career in the ad*lt entertainment industry in November 2013, at the age of 19. She performed in over 290 films and won two AVN Awards in 2015 and in 2017.
August Ames Personal Life
Born Mercedes Grabowski on August 23, 1994 in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada, she was raised in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She was educated at Oromocto High School. She worked as a nanny, animal-assisted aid and horseback trainer before starting her career in the ad*lt entertainment industry. On December 5, 2017, Ames committed suicide by hanging at age 23.
Adult film actress who won Cutest Newcomer at the 2015 AVN Awards. She was also nominated in two other categories. August Ames was born on August 23, 1994 in, Canada. August Ames died on December 5, 2017 at the age of 23 years.
August Ames Career
She was also known as Hailey Edwards. August Ames was a lot of things. For one, she was a free spirit, meaning she let her natural impulses control her body. August’s first job was working as a babysitter. Ames not only worked for two summers at a horse ranch in Colorado Springs, but also worked as a bartender and at a tanning salon prior to doing her first hardcore shoot in 2013. August committed suicide at the tragically young age of 23 on December 5, 2017. Her measurements were 32D-23-28.
August Ames Reason of Death
An adult film star who starred in almost 290 movies has died at the age of 23.
August Ames, who was from Nova Scotia in Canada, reportedly died in Camarillo, California on Tuesday morning.
The exact cause of death currently remains unknown but police have said there is no indication of foul play, according to the Evening Standard.
The Ventura County Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed Ames, whose real name is Mercedes Grabowski, had passed away but did not give a cause.
It is feared Ames may have taken her own life.
Her husband, Kevin Moore, is said to have expressed his sadness and asked for privacy.
He reportedly said: “She was the kindest person I ever knew and she meant the world to me. Please leave this as a private family matter in this difficult time.”
Ames’ death took place just days after she came under heavy criticism for saying she refused to work with men who have also appeared in gay pornography, someone she described as a “crossover” performer.
whichever (lady) performer is replacing me tomorrow for @EroticaXNews , you’re shooting with a guy who has shot gay porn, just to let cha know. BS is all I can say🤷🏽♀️ Do agents really not care about who they’re representing? #ladirect I do my homework for my body🤓✏️🔍
— August Ames (@AugustAmesxxx) December 3, 2017
Ames was accused of homophobia on Twitter but sought to defend herself, saying she needed to have autonomy over her body.
“I don’t have anything to apologise for! Apologising for taking extra steps to ensue that my body stays safe? F*** you guys attacking me when none of my intentions were malicious. I f**king love the gay community! What the f*** ever! I CHOOSE who I have inside my body. No hate,” she tweeted.
She posted her last tweet the next day which simply read “f*** y’all.”
Ames has amassed more than 270 film credits since 2013 and was a nominee for this year’s female performer of the year for the forthcoming 2018 Adult Video News Awards in January.
- She was also known as Hailey Edwards
- Ames was accused of homophobia on Twitter but sought to defend herself, saying she needed to have autonomy over her body.
- she started her career in the AV industry with the film studio ‘P.P. Network’.
|Profession||Actress & Model|
|Years Active||2013 – 2017|
|Net Worth (approx.)||Not Known|
Debut & Awards
|Debut||In 2013 – As an Actress|
|Awards||2015: AVN Awards – Best New Starlet (Nominated)|
2015: XBIZ Awards – Best New Starlet (Nominated)
2016: AVN Awards – Female Performer of the Year (Nominated)
2016: XBIZ Awards – Female Performer of the Year (Nominated)
2017: AVN Awards – Female Performer of the Year (Nominated)
|Nick Name / Stage Name||Hailey Edwards|
|Born (Date of Birth)||23 August 1994|
|Birthplace||Nova Scotia, Canada|
|Death (Date of Death)||5 December 2017 (Suicide by Hanging)|
|Death of Place||Camarillo, California, USA|
|Hobbies/Habits/Interests||Traveling, Shopping, Selfie Lover, Dog Lover, Internet Surfing|
|Favorite Clothing Brands||Calvin Klein, LOUIS VUITTON, Tommy Hilfiger, Levi Strauss & Co.|
|Favorite Gadgets||Smartphone, DSLR Camera, Smart Watch, DJI Mavic Drone|
|Education Qualification / Degree||Not Known|
Family, Relationship, Boyfriend, and Affairs
|Husband/Spouse||Kevin Moore (2016 – 5 December 2017)|
Body Measurements & Physical Appearances
5 ft 6 in
114 lbs (pounds)
|Dress Size||38 (EU)|
|Shoe (Feet) Size||9|
|Distinctive Features||Attractive Figure & Confidence|
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