Lynda Marie Dempsey , known as Kelly Divine (born July 3, 1984 in Chester, Pennsylvania) is an American pornographic actress, glamour model, and erotic dancer. [2]

Early life

Born in July 3, 1984 Kelly Divine comes from a West Philly family, but she was born and raised in Chester, PA. [4]

Growing up in Pennsylvania, she always attended Catholic school — "I was a good Catholic girl", she states. In her sophomore year, she got kicked out of her all-girl Catholic high school and ended up in public school her last two years. She graduated and went to beauty school, where she completed cosmetology school, got her license and worked in a salon for 6 months. [3]

Career

She made some appearances in 2010 for Playboy Radio shows " In Bed with Jessica Drake " and " Night Calls " (hosted by pornstars Christy Canyon and Nicki Hunter). [7] [8] She also a special guest in one of the first editions of " The Naughty Show ". [9]

Kelly starred in writer/director Adam Rifkin's " Look: The Series ". A Showtime series, based on the indie movie " Look ", also by Rifkin. She played the hole of an edgy East Coast stripper, along with fellow pornstar Isis Love. " It's always great to step out and do mainstream projects, and more are definitely on the way, " Divine said. " I really enjoy playing characters that are very different from me and my character in "Look" is just that. Acting is a love of mine and I hope everyone will tune in and enjoy the show. " [11]

As of 2016 she announced via connectpal that she gave birth to a daughter named Mckenna

Awards and nominations

  • 2010 AVN Award nominee – Best Double Penetration Sex Scene – Oil Overload 2 (with Rico Strong & Prince Yahshua)
  • 2010 AVN Award nominee – Unsung Starlet of the Year
  • 2010 F.A.M.E. Award nominee – Most Underrated Star [14]
  • 2010 Urban X Award nominee – Best Interracial Star
  • 2010 Urban X Award nominee – Best IR Star personal site – KellyDivine.com
  • 2010 XBIZ Award nominee – Porn Star Website of the Year [14]
  • 2010 XBIZ Award nominee – Female Performer of the Year [14]
  • 2011 AVN Award nominee – Best Porn Star Website – KellyDivine.com [40]
  • 2011 AVN Award nominee – Best All-Girl Group Sex Scene – Buttman’s Evil Live (with Bobbi Starr, Nikki Hunter & Clara G) [40]
  • 2011 AVN Award nominee – Best All-Girl Group Sex Scene – F for Francesca (with Francesca Le, Phoenix Marie & Jasmine Jolie) [40]
  • 2011 AVN Award nominee – Most Outrageous Sex Scene – Nice Jewish Girls (with Dana DeArmond & James Deen) [40]
  • 2011 AVN Award nominee – Most Outrageous Sex Scene – Rocco’s Power Slave (with Tiffany Tyler & Rocco Siffredi) [40]
  • 2011 AVN Award nominee – Unsung Starlet of the Year [40]
  • 2011 XBIZ Award nominee – Porn Star Site of the Year – KellyDivine.com [28]
  • 2011 XRCO Award nominee – Unsung Siren [3]
  • 2011 XRCO Award nominee – Superslut [3]
  • 2011 XRCO Award nominee – Orgasmic Analist [3]
  • 2012 AVN Award nominee – Best Anal Sex Scene – Kelly Divine Is Buttwoman (with Nacho Vidal) [41]
  • 2012 NightMoves Award nominee – Best Ass [22]
  • 2012 Urban X Award nominee – IR Star of the Year [36]
  • 2012 Urban X Award nominee – Best Anal Sex Scene – Kelly Divine is Buttwoman (with London Keyes & Lexington Steele) [36]

Partial Filmography