Katie Morgan is a well known American model and exotic dancer. She’s also had her time being an actress in the adult film industry and had several monikers like Katie Megan and Kate Morgan.
This eventually helped her get into mainstream media and achieve more success in her career.
Her career in the adult film industry started when she needed to pay up her bail and plea bargain due to an incident where she got arrested for transporting a substantial amount of marijuana from Mexico ack to America.
She saw it as an opportunity to gain a lot of money in a short amount of time and eventually led to her realizing that she actually enjoyed her time as an adult film actress.
After 16 years and over 400 projects made in her time in the adult industry, Katie finally retired from her job in 2008 and focused on her work in mainstream movies which helped her gain more popularity.
Though her retirement was cut short as she signed a contract with Nexxxt Level Agency to feature in more adult films.
If you want to know more about this actress then keep reading as we’ll show you her career, personal life, and net worth.
Early Life of Katie Morgan
Sarrah Lyn Carradine or Katie Morgan was born on March 17, 1980 in L.A., California. She comes from a very religious background with both of her parents being strict to her and her education was mainly homeschooled.
Not much is known about her childhood but it was said to be a very troublesome experience for her.
Katie had her share of problems with the law when she was 20 years old. Authorities arrested her for smuggling and possession of about a hundred pounds of marijuana from Mexico to America. She then spent four months in Arizona Douglas County Jail.
After spending her time in jail, Morgan had got out through bail but was wondering where she could get the money to pay it off. While waiting for her court dates, she spent a lot of time watching adult movies which gave her the idea of working in it.
She then contacted someone she knew in the industry and managed to land a few roles and eventually started her career as an adult movie actress.
Kati Morgan’s Career in the Adult Film Industry
As Katie was still starting her career in the adult film industry, she was advised by an adult movie actress on thing’s that she shouldn’t do during her time there. The aspiring actress said that it was the best advice that she was given in her entire life.
She started off by featuring in a movie with the adult film actor Ed Powers in “Dirty Debutantes”(1997) which helped her pay off all of her debts and also made her want to make a career out of it.
This was then followed up with more than hundreds of projects in the next few years like “Black Cravings 4”(2001), “Babysitter 10”(2002), and “Another Man’s Wife”(2007).
Though she didn’t actually want to make a career out of it as she just wanted to make money to pay off her bail, the actress eventually kept on going as she became a household name and made a lot of money out of it.
She enjoyed her time as an adult movie actress and then she tried to retire in 2008 but was cut short as she went back into the business seven years later.
In 2015, the actress signed a contract with Nexxxt Level Talent agency and made more adult films like “Along the Ride”(2016) and “Lesbian House Hunters Part 14”(2017).
Moving to Mainstream Media
Back in 2002, the actress was able to make a long-term partnership with the television network HBO. This helped her appear in several of their shows like “Pornucopia”, a documentary that talks about the Sex Industry in California.
She then had her own documentary film “Katie Morgan: A Porn Star Revealed”, where she talks about her life story and where she got her stage name from.
She was then featured in other shows like the comedy-drama series “Entourage” where she appeared as herself. Also, in 2008, Katie also made an appearance in the comedy feature film “Zack and Miri Make a Porno”.
Awards and Achievements of Katie Morgan
With Katie Morgan’s career as an adult film actress spanning more than 400 projects, she’s had her fair share of awards and nominations in the adult film industry.
Back in 2005, she was able to win in the “XRCO Awards” for “Unsung Siren”, and in 2009, she won “Best Porn Star Gone Hollywood” in the “Mr. Skin Anatomy Awards” for her role in “Zack and Miri Make a Porno”.
She also has a couple of AVN nominations like in 2003, where she was nominated for “AVN Best New Starlet Award” and in 2009, in which she got nominated for “Crossover of the Year” and won.
In 2013, Morgan was then inducted to the “AVN Hall of Fame” cementing her name in the adult film industry.
Katie Morgan’s Net Worth
With all the adult films and features in mainstream media, Katie Morgan has accumulated a net worth of over $4.5 million dollars in 2019. This is not much of a shock as she gets paid for about five to six figures for her work as an adult film actress.
Personal Life and Relationships
Katie is currently married to James Jackson. When both of them met each other back in 2008, the two were still in a relationship at the time so they only ended up as friends.
After a few months, they saw each other again in a movie set, as both of them were now single, they then started dating each other.
The actress was already comfortable with him as she did not need to tell James what she did for a living. The couple eventually got married in 2009.