Ron Jeremy

Follow
Ron Jeremy

Born

3/12/1953, Long Island, New York, USA

Birth Name

Ronald Jeremy Hyatt

Gender

Male

Also Known As

David Elliott, Lolita Brooklyn, David Elliot, Ron Jeremy Hyatt, Ron Hiatt, Bill Blackman, Ron Hedge, Ron Gerimiah, Ronald Hyatt, Ron Hyatt, Norm L. Pera, Nicolas Pera, Nicholas Pera, Lulu Latouche, Ron Hywatt
  • Ron Jeremy from The Surreal Life.
8.1
out of 10
User Rating
13 votes

Biography

EDIT
Jeremy was born to a Jewish family. His father was a physicist and his mother was a book editor. Because his mother was fluent in German and French, she served in the O.S.S. (Office of Strategic Services) during WWII. He attended Cardozo High School in Bayside, Queens. He…more

Credits

Trivia and Quotes

  • Trivia

    • Ron Jeremy wrote a book called Ron Jeremy: The Hardest (Working) Man in Showbiz, which was published in February 2007.

    • Ron performs stand-up comedy around the country and in Canada, but doesn't like to work in New York, they are a hard crowd.

    • Ron had a cameo in the Michael Myers hit 54, about the famed nightclub that was a celebrity hot spot in the 1970s.

    • Ron appeared in a play with Mickey Rourke and Debbie Harry, playing a bartender in Spun.

    • Ron's favorite musicians are: James Taylor, Kid Rock, and Jethro Tull.

    • Ron owns a pet desert tortoise that he takes with him on long shoots, named 'Cherry'.

    • Ron rapped with John Wayne Bobbit and Joey Buttafuoco on DJ Polo's 'Freak of The Week' music video in 1996.

    • Ron was the master of ceremonies for the 'Summer Of Love' music festival in 2002.

    • Ron appeared in the television commercials for Vig-R-X and Puretracks.com.

    • Ron played a judge and a prisoner in the Sublime music video for 'Date Rape', and made an appearance in the Kid Rock video for 'Cowboy'.

    • Ron is a millionaire, but is extremely frugal with his spending. He hates to spend his own money on anything, and has been known to travel with his belongings in garbage bags, instead of purchasing luggage.

    • Ron was employed by Walt Disney Corporation to play the role of 'Blisterface' in their children's series Bone Chillers, in 1996. His identity was kept a secret with heavy makeup from Disney executives, so that there would be no backlash from having a porn star on the payroll.

    • Ron appeared on the celebrity edition of The Weakest Link in 2001.

    • Ron has been battling alcoholism for several years, and was offended on his season of The Surreal Life when he was accused by fellow house members of hiding his drinking.

    • Ron has a close relationship with Tammy Faye Messner, and says that he would go to any lengths to insure her happiness.

    • Ron visited various colleges and universities as part of the 'Porn Debate Tour', where he took the opposing view to Pastor Craig Gross, founder of a anti-pornography website.

    • Ron posed in an advertisement for PETA (people for the ethical treatment of animals), to raise awareness to the overpopulation of domesticated animals.

    • Ron tried his hand at acting, but made no money, so after he received a load of fan mail from his exposure in Playgirl magazine, he went to star in his first pornographic film. He was wildly successful, and paid, so he stayed.

    • Ron is ranked #1 in the AVN magazine's list '50 Top Porn Stars of All Time'.

    • Ron was in Playgirl magazine for the "Boy Next Door" feature back in 1978.

    • Ron served as a technical adviser on the films 9 ½ Weeks with Kim Bassinger and Boogie Nights, with Mark Wahlberg.

    • Ron was nominated for 'Best Documentary of the Year' by the Chicago Film Critics Association for his film Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy.

    • His nickname is the Hedgehog.

    • He is quite a talented piano player.

    • He is a member of Tau Kappa Epsilon International Fraternity.

    • After starring in 1750 Adult Films, He made it into the Guinness Book of World Records for "Most Appearances in Adult Films".

    • Ron has a master's degree in Special Education, and is a former high school teacher.

  • Quotes

    • Ron Jeremy: Freedom of speech doesn't protect speech that you like, freedom of speech protects speech that you hate.

    • Ron Jeremy: I still have a valid teaching license. But if parents see me with a kid, they'll want to call 911.

No one has discussed Ron Jeremy yet. Start a conversation!

SUBMIT REVIEW
  • Whether you love him or hate him, Ron Jeremy is the man.

    9.0
    The Hedgehog has been helping guys get laid since the 70's. Starting in porn, he's done movies, rapping, music videos, comedy, charity work and much more. Ron Jeremy... a fat, short, hairy, average every day man, lives the life that every guy wishes they could live for just 1 day.
More
Less