Belle Knox is a porn star from Duke University who is 18. She is paying for your studies at Duke by staring in porn films. She has featured in numerous movies, while hoping to get a law degree and start a foundation to help other sex workers.
Knox revealed her identify on campus and that has started waves around the Durham, North Carolina school and has made her one of the most popular students at the university.
Knox has already stared in six porn films and was back this week in Los Angeles preparing herself for another casting call.
She said she has always enjoyed watching porn and having sexual relations so it seemed to her a feasible way to pay for her college. She is studying sociology and women’s studies, but wants a law degree as well.
Tuition at Duke University is $47,000 per year. Knox said her family was planning to pay for her to go to school, but when that did not work out, she thought about student loans, but did not want to burden herself or her family with so much debt.
She said she could not qualify for government loans and the common student loans were not big enough to cover the costs. She said her options became limited at that point.
She said she Googled to find out how she could become a porn star and all kinds of modeling agencies came up. She sent the agencies photos, her weight and height and soon thereafter was getting phone calls.
She flew to Los Angeles 30 days later and her porn career with “Lauren.”
She said her first role was tough on her nerves because it felt weird to have the photographer watching her having sexual relations. She said she started out very self-conscious but then let her inhibitions go.
The adult film star would not say what she is paid per movie, but she now can easily pay her tuition and other bills. She has also found comfort within the industry.
She would not mention her family but they know what she has chosen to do. They want her to become a lawyer.
She said her goal is to be a civil rights and women’s rights lawyer and possibly open a foundation for other adult film workers.