Ron Jeremy

Adult Film Actor

Ronald Jeremy Hyatt, usually called Ron Jeremy, is an American adult film actor. Nicknamed "The Hedgehog", he was ranked by AVN at number one in their "The 50 Top Porn Stars of All Time" list. Jeremy has also appeared in non-pornographic films, such as The Chase, Orgazmo, They Bite, The Boondock Saints, Crank: High Voltage, Girls Gone Dead and 54.… Read More

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1953 Birth Born on March 12, 1953.


1979 26 Years Old 1 More Event
Jeremy had the nickname "The Hedgehog" bestowed upon him by fellow porn actor Bill Margold in 1979 after a situation on the set of the porn film Olympic Fever. … Read More


1986 33 Years Old Outside the adult film industry, Jeremy worked as a "special consultant" for the 1986 film 9½ Weeks.


1996 43 Years Old He appears in the 1996 horror film They Bite in a role making a film-within-a-film (Invasion of the Fishfuckers) - another horror film, both in the same vein as Humanoids from the Deep.
1997 44 Years Old He also served as a consultant on the 1997 film Boogie Nights—which chronicled the emergence of the fictional porn star Dirk Diggler (Mark Wahlberg, loosely based on the life of porn star and former co-worker of Jeremy's John Holmes)—and the movie The Chase, in which he has a small cameo as a news cameraman. … Read More
1999 46 Years Old He also appeared in the 1999 film The Boondock Saints, played a bartender in 2002's Spun and acted in 2003's cult film Zombiegeddon. … Read More
2001 48 Years Old He was the subject of a feature-length biographical documentary, Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy, released in 2001 and widely distributed on DVD by mainstream retailers. … Read More


2003 50 Years Old In 2003 Jeremy appeared as himself in, and lent his name to, the comedy film Being Ron Jeremy, a parody of Being John Malkovich. … Read More
2007 54 Years Old 1 More Event
He was featured in the music video "The Plot to Bomb the Panhandle" by A Day to Remember in 2007 off of their CD entitled For Those Who Have Heart.
2008 55 Years Old Jeremy starred in 2008 in the erotic horror film I Am Virgin, which was released in 2010. … Read More
2009 56 Years Old 1 More Event
He once again appears as himself in the 2009 release One-Eyed Monster, a horror film parody predicated on the premise that an alien force takes over Jeremy's penis and begins killing people in the woods.
2010 57 Years Old 1 More Event
Jeremy is the Lead Antagonist/League Owner in the sports comedy Tetherball: The Movie and appeared in the western comedy Big Money Rustlas featuring Insane Clown Posse in 2010. … Read More
…  Jeremy introduced Boston ska punk band Big D and the Kids Table at the 2011 and 2013 Vans Warped Tour in Carson, California, and also appeared in their new video for the song One Day. … Read More
2012 59 Years Old In 2012, he appeared in Canadian rock band My Darkest Days music video for their song "Casual Sex".


During the 2013 Academy Award broadcast, host and emcee Seth MacFarlane mentioned Jeremy in his opening monologue, "From Whoopi all the way down to Ron Jeremy, it eventually found its way to me", joking about the number of rejections that Oscar organizers must have gotten from potential hosts before they arrived at him.
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