Originally published by the Daily News on July 18, This story was written by Charles W. In the sleazy, cheesy world of x-rated movies, John Holmes was big, a star for 17 years in dozens of porno palace epics that co-starred Candy Samples, Uschi Digart, Kitten Nativadad and other leading ladies with highly unlikely names. His own screen alias was Johnny Wadd, and in a movie entitled "Exhausted," he bragged that he had made love to 14, women. Until last summer, however, most Americans had never heard of Holmes.
Holmes or Johnny Wadd after the lead character he portrayed in a series of related films , was, at the time he was active, one of the most prolific male adult film actors, with documented credits for at least films. Holmes was best known for his exceptionally large penis , which was heavily promoted as the longest, thickest, hardest, and longest lasting in the adult film industry, with seminal volume second only to fellow adult actor Peter North 's. Holmes was the subject of several books, a lengthy essay in Rolling Stone and two feature-length documentaries, and was the inspiration for two Hollywood movies Boogie Nights and Wonderland. She and Holmes were married and divorced three times, as is documented by wedding certificates dated April 13, , August 13, , and September 12,
Sign In. Up 1, this week. Born John Curtis Estes on August 8, , in rural Pickaway County, Ohio, the youngest of four children, porn legend John Holmes was raised by a religious fanatic mother named Mary and an abusive alcoholic stepfather named Harold Bowman. He was a bible student, but at the age of 16 dropped out of school, left home and enlisted for a hitch US Army, Filmography by Job Trailers and Videos. Share this page:. They died young. LGBT Celebrities. Actor Preferat. Celebrities who have killed someone.
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