Tera Patrick Biography

Published On Aug 06, 2016
Facts of Tera Patrick
Date of Birth: 1976 , July-25
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
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Tera began dating Evan Seinfeld since 2001. Evan Seinfeld is a musician and actor. He is also known for being the director, photographer, and writer. He is popular in the world for being the founding member of Biohazard. After years of romantic love affairs, they finally got engaged at the end of 2002. On 9th of January 2004, they tied their married knot as a loving husband and wife. Their wedding ceremony was held in Las Vegas. At the end of 2009, they dissolved this married life.

From 2010, Tara began dating Tony Acosta. Tony Acosta is a Hollywood special effects artist and he is famous for his work in the movies like 300, Dawn of the Dead, and the Superman movie Man of Steel. They have also welcomed a daughter named Sophia Evelia Acosta. Her nationality is American. Her ethnicity is Thai, Irish, English and Dutch. She is five feet and nine inches in her height.

When Tera was aged nine years old, her mother left her family and then she was completely raised by her father. Her father David Hopkins worked as a carefree hippie. When she was aged 12 years old, she took the modeling classes at Barbizon School of Modeling. Later at the age of 14, she was hired by Japanese modeling agency and then she began modeling in Japan. There she became sexually active and then she moved to United States. Later on she got enrolled at Boise State University where she studied nursing. At the age of 18, she earned her GED. Later on she also attended a local vocational school from where she earned her EMT certification. In 1999, she began her adult career. As a model, she also posed for Playboy and Penthouse. In the early 2000, she was named the Pet of the Month. She was also named the Pet of the Year runner-up in 2000. In 2003, she signed a contract with an American pornographic film production company Vivid Entertainment. At the end of 2006, she was seen in its production titled Tera Patrick's Fashion Underground. In this production, she performed with Jean Val Jean and Tommy Gunn. She announced her retirement from adult industry in 2008. Her net worth is $15 million.

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Born in Great Falls, Montana, United States

July 25 , 1976

Sweet and sexy lady, Tera Patrick was born as Linda Ann Hopkins in the mid 1970s in Great Falls, Montana, United States of America to parents of diverse descent. She was raised in San Francisco. Her ethnicity is Thai, Irish, English and Dutch. 

Her mother left her

1986

When Tera was aged ten years old, her mother left her family and then she was completely raised by her father. Her father David Hopkins worked as a carefree hippie. He was so supportive of her.

Was hired by Japanese modeling agency

1991

When she was aged 12 years old, she took the modeling classes at Barbizon School of Modeling. Later at the age of 14, she was hired by Japanese modeling agency and then she began modeling in Japan. 

Began her adult career

1999

Best known for being the FHM magazine's 100 Sexiest Women in the World 2006, Tera Patrick is a pornographic actress from United States. In 1999, she began her adult career and began appearing in several sex videos. 

Singed a contract with Vivid Girl

2003

In 2003, she signed a contract with an American pornographic film production company Vivid Entertainment. At the end of 2006, she was seen in its production titled Tera Patrick's Fashion Underground. In this production, she performed with Jean Val Jean and Tommy Gunn.

Announced her retirement from adult industry

2008

She announced her retirement from adult industry in 2008 but that was not the end of her adult career as she began operating her website and production company since then. That year she also hosted the show, School of Sex. 

Launched a herbal product named Python for men and Naughty for women

2005

She is also a businesswoman. In 2005, she launched an herbal product named Python for men and Naughty for women. Besides that, she also launched a clothing line called Mistress Couture. She also launched a T-shirt line with the TITS Brand.

Hosted the annual XBIZ Awards

2013

After she announced her retirement from adult industry, she established herself as a TV personality. In the early 2013, she appeared as the host of an annual XBIZ Awards. From 2014, she began hosting an hour-long weekly radio show.

Began dating Evan Seinfeld

2001

Tera began dating Evan Seinfeld since 2001. Evan Seinfeld is a musician and actor. He is also known for being the director, photographer, and writer. He is popular in the world for being the founding member of Biohazard.

Married to Evan Seinfeld

January 9 , 2004

After years of romantic love affairs, they finally got engaged at the end of 2002. On 9th of January 2004, they tied their married knot as a loving husband and wife. Their wedding ceremony was held in Las Vegas. At the end of 2009, they dissolved this married life.

Began dating Tony Acosta

2010

From 2010, Tara began dating Tony Acosta. Tony Acosta is a Hollywood special effects artist and he is famous for his work in the movies like 300, Dawn of the Dead, and the Superman movie Man of Steel. They have also welcomed a daughter named Sophia Evelia Acosta.

Won Adult Video News Awards

2001

In 2001, she got nominated in Adult Video News Awards for Best Actress - Video and Best New Starlet. She was also honored with this award that year from her later nomination. She also won this award in 2002 for Best Tease Performance. 

Won XBIZ Awards

2009

In 2008, she got nominated in XBIZ Awards for the first time in her life. She got nominated in this award for Female Performer of the Year. She won this award for the first time in 2009 for Crossover Star of the Year.