Born on 26th August 1988, Michelle Chapman (also known as Shellie Chapman) is an actress of the American adult film industry who is more popularly recognized as Tori Black.
Tori Black was born in Seattle, Washington, USA. She made her debut in the adult film industry at the tender age of 19, and since, Tori has then gone on to feature in more than 300 movies over the last 6 years. She is the 20th richest porn star in the world with a net worth of $1 million.
Tori is 5′ 9” (175 cm) tall and with her svelte and beautiful looks cuts a very striking figure. Her traditional beauty might have made her suitable for fashion modeling. She is an all-American girl and belongs to the Caucasian race. Her hair, as well as her eyes, are brown in color and her measurements are 34B-27-37, making her curvy yet not too voluptuous. She weighs about 140 lbs (64 kg) with an athletic figure with long limbs. Tori has a star with interlocking rings tattooed right below her navel. Along with that, she has also gone further, having a piercing on her tongue and left nostril which she has displayed in some of her films.
Not many people know that Tori was quite an all rounder in her childhood. She was quite fond of dancing and was actually a belly dancing instructor. In sports she played football and also learnt boxing during her teenage years. She graduated from Washington State University in 2007 by doing her majors in Journalism and minors in Sociology. In the summer vacation after her graduation, her parents were pushing her to take up a job. Despite her title, Tori was secretly hoping to take up a career in dancing or performing at a nightclub as being on a stage and enjoying her sexuality was what she truly loved to do. It was then that she came across an ad for an adult agency and she sent her pictures just for fun so that she could then boast about it to her friends. However, the agency ended up accepting her pictures and within a week she was in Florida to kick start her career. Her first movie was named ‘Filthy’s First Taste‘ and it was filmed down in Miami.
Tori Black started acting in explicit movies that same year in 2007 in spite of just being a teenager and then there was no looking back. In December 2008, Tori was bestowed the title of ‘Penthouse Pet of the month‘. Besides this, Tori Black has to her name a staggering 18 awards and 65 nominations from 2009 to 2012 including the XRCO, FAME, XBIZ and AVN awards. Her awards count is: 3 in 2009, 8 in 2010, 6 in 2011 and 1 in 2012 in various categories like Hottie of the year, Favorite Rookie Starlet, Best Sex Scene and others.
She is actually the only adult film actress in history to have won the AVN award for the Best Female Performer twice and not only that, she did so in consecutive years. She was also honored by Maxim magazine as one of Top 12 porn stars in the industry in 2011 and by CNBC as the one of the 10 most popular stars in 2011. Even her official website has received the best porn star site award in 2011.
Towards the end of 2011, she gave birth to a baby boy and is due to deliver her second child in 2013. Now residing in North Hollywood, California, Tori enjoys unprecedented fan following all over the world and is quite active on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Myspace.