Asia Carrera is originally from New York but was raised in New Jersey. When she was 16, she went to Japan to teach English at Tsuruga College. Asia describes herself as the "nerd of porn" having a full academic scholarship at Rutgers University. She has already worked with porn sensations like Christy Canyon and Jenna Jameson. The half German, half Japanese babe joins the top porn stars in the last 10 years. In 1995, she won the AVN Female Performer of the Year. Five years later, she won the 2000 AVN Best Couples Sex Scene for her film Search for the Snow Leopard. Asia Carrera also lent her voice to a number of hentai movies including Shusaku and Inmu.