Akira got behind the camera in her directorial debut for Elegant Angel in Gangbanged 6.
It was on the show that she met Gina Lynn, who helped her get her start in porno.
Asa Akira is a Japanese American porn star.
Her last name comes from the anime Akira.
Her parents were originally from Japan — her mother from Osaka and her father from Tokyo.
Since then, Asa has filmed hundreds of skin flicks.
She has also made a lot of fetish porn and exclusive online videos for her more extreme fans.