Nina Hartley

Nina Hartley is a popular American pornographic actor, pornographic director, sex-positive feminist, and author. She is most well-known for her work in the adult film industry, where she has been massively successful. She has won multiple AVN and XRCO Awards in her life. She is an AVN Hall of Famer as well.

Well, how well do you know about Nina Hartley? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Nina Hartley’s net worth in 2021, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Nina Hartley to date.

Biography and Early Life

Nina Hartley, whose real name is Marie Louise Hartman, was born on the 11th of March 1959 in Berkeley, California, U.S. She was born to parents, Louis Hartman and Blanche Hartman. Both of her parents were members of the Communist Party of the United States of America, but they later became followers of Buddhism.  Coming to her siblings, she has a sister and two brothers.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Nina Hartley in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Nina Hartley’s age is 62 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 11 March 1959. Though, she is 5′ 4″ in feet and inches and 163 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 132lbs in Pound and 60 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Brown and hair color is Blonde.


Nina Hartley received her high school education from Berkeley High School, from where she graduated in 1977. She then attended San Francisco State University’s undergraduate nursing school, from where she graduated with flying colors in 1985. She was a registered nurse for less than a year.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Nina Hartley is currently in a relationship with Windee Patterson. She was married to David Arthur Carr from 1986 to 2003 and the popular porn director, Ernest Greene from 2003 to 2018. She was previously also in a relationship with Bobby Lilly for 19 years from 1981 to 2000.

Is Nina Hartley Lesbian?

Coming to Nina Hartley’s sexual orientation, she is Bisexual and isn’t straight. She is currently in a relationship with Windee Patterson and was previously married to David Arthur Carr and Ernest Greene. In her life, she has been in relationships with both men and women. She is a sex-positive feminist as well.

Professional Career

Nina Hartley began her pornographic career in 1984 with a starring role in the adult film, “Educating Nina”. However, it’s worth mentioning that she had previously also appeared in photo spreads for Hustler and High Society. Two years later, in 1986, she starred in the adult film, “Debbie Duz Dishes”.

In 1991, she had a starring role in the adult film, “Debbie Does Wall Street”. The following year, in 1992, she checked another item off her wish list when she directed her first adult film, “Nina Hartley’s Book of Love”.  Apart from that, she had worked as a stripper in the U.S. and Canada for several years.

Apart from working in adult films, she has been a part of other projects as well. In 1996, she appeared in the Canadian film, “Bubbles Galore”. In the same year, she appeared in the music video for Tupac Shakur’s single, “How Do U Want It?”. In 1997, she appeared in the period drama film, “Boogie Nights”.

In 2016, she starred in the popular documentary comedy film, “Sticky: A (Self) Love Story”. She is into writing as well. In 2006, she released her first book, “Nina Hartley’s Guide to Total Sex”. She is a sex-positive feminist and has been serving on the board of Woodhull Freedom Foundation for several years.


  • Nina Hartley was the winner of the 1987 AVN Award in the category of Best Actress – Shot-on-Video for “Debbie Duz Dishes”.
  • Nina Hartley was the winner of the 2009 AVN Award in the category of Best Non-Sex Performance for “Not Bewitched XXX”.
  • Nina Hartley was the winner of the 1989 XRCO Award for Female Performer Of The Year.
  • Nina Hartley was the winner of the Fanny Lifetime Achievement Award in 2014.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Nina Hartley in 2021

As of 2021, Nina Hartley’s worth is estimated at $8 Million. She has garnered most of her career as a pornographic actor and director. Seeing how she is one of the biggest names in the industry, it’s no surprise that she has such a handsome net worth.

Nina Hartley has been a great adult film actress and her achievements prove that. She has also impacted several lives through her work as an activist. It’s inspirational how she has stood up for what she believes in, even after facing so much opposition over the years.


Facts of Marie Louise Hartman

  • Gender Female
  • full nameMarie Louise Hartman
  • birthplaceBerkeley, California, U.S.
  • Date of Birth March 11, 1959
  • Age 64 years 11 months
  • Horoscope Pisces
  • Lucky Number 11
  • Lucky Stone Aquamarine
  • Lucky Color Sea Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Cancer, Scorpio
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionAtheist
  • net worth$8 Million
  • professionPornographic Actor, Pornographic Director, Sex-Positive Feminist, and Author
  • weightIn Kilograms – 60 Kg, In Pounds – 132 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 163 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 4″
  • hair colorBlonde
  • eye colorBrown
  • high schoolBerkeley High School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

Rocco Siffredi

Catherine Hettinger