What happened to august ames

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By Stephanie Haney For Dailymail. A new podcast chronicles the weeks leading up to last year's mysterious death of adult film star August Ames, raising questions about what actually led her to take her own life. The death of year-old Ames, whose legal name was Mercedes Grabowski, was previously attributed to cyber bullying after she tweeted her displeasure over being cast to shoot a scene with a man who had done gay or 'crossover' porn. But journalist Jon Ronson raises the possibility that it was her final shoot that pushed her to her sexual limits, and ultimately over the edge, in a new 'Serial'-style podcast called 'The Last Days of August' which will be released on Audible on January 3. After reviewing the footage of a scene shot six weeks before her death on December 5, , Ronson told the New York Post :.

August Ames

The Sobering Lessons Behind the Death of Porn Star August Ames

August Ames died last week after becoming embroiled in controversy on Twitter. Popular porn star August Ames took her own life last week after finding herself in the middle of a controversy over cyberbullying and homophobia. In her four years working the adult film industry, the year-old had performed in over scenes for major studios, amassing over , Twitter followers. Ventura County authorities confirmed that Ames died from asphyxia due to hanging. On December 3rd, a few days before her death , Ames tweeted the following:. Trans men are mostly left out of the crossover classification, as are cis women who perform with other cis women.

Last Days of August: A porn star's suicide reveals a dark truth

In December August Ames died by suicide at age Her death came just 48 hours after being lambasted for a problematic tweet. The onslaught of hateful comments toward Ames was simply too much to handle. Public shaming had pushed her mental health to its limits.
The Canadian starlet died by suicide in December after she tweeted about not wanting to perform with male porn stars who also do gay porn, also known as "crossover" performers. Some claimed she was homophobic. Her husband, Kevin Moore, proclaimed it was internet bullies who pushed Ames to her untimely death.