Raylene (born Stacey Bernstein; February 12, 1977) is a retired American pornographic actress.

Early life

Raylene was born and raised in Glendora, California.[6] She is of Italian and Mexican descent on her mother's side.[6] Her father is Jewish of Polish and Austrian descent.[2][6]

As a child, Raylene chose to attend Christian schools.[6] She was an honors student in high school and graduated at age 16, two years early.[6] She wanted to pursue Christian studies at Azusa Pacific University and become a Christian high school teacher, but did not have enough money or time to do so.[6]

Raylene began acting when she was 5 years old.[8] With help from her uncle, who is a producer, she appeared on Hunter and 21 Jump Street.[6]


Raylene entered the adult film industry when she was a virgin in 1996 and did her first scene with Mark Davis in Shane’s World #4.[9][10] She was a contract performer for Vivid Entertainment between May 1998 and November 2001.[12]

Raylene has retired from the adult film industry several times - first in 2001 to become a real estate agent and then from dancing in 2004.[2] As documented in the movie After Porn Ends, in response to financial hardship in 2009, she made a comeback with the movie Raylene's Dirty Work.[13] In January 2014, she announced via her Twitter account that she had retired from the industry.[14]


At the 2000 Grammy Awards, Raylene was featured cage dancing with Kobe Tai during a performance by Kid Rock.[15]

Personal life

Raylene was briefly married to Brad Hirsch and later divorced.[2]