+German American Adult Film SuperStar and Penthouse Pet of the Month in 2001
Briana was born in Munich, Germany. She has a German father and American mother. Briana moved to Britain at age four and to Los Angeles when she was seven. She moved out on her own when she was 16, taking her 14-year-old sister with her.
Banks entered the industry under the name “Mirage.” In 1999, she took the name “Briana Banks” after having the first of two breast enlargement operations. Having had aspirations of being a supermodel, she chose the professional surname “Banks” after model Tyra Banks.
Starting in 2006, Banks went on hiatus from performing in videos and returned in 2008. That same year she was also nominated for five AVN Awards at the 25th annual Adult Entertainment Expo in Las Vegas.
On December 28, 2015 Briana Banks announced that she was making a comeback in 2016 after a 5-year hiatus. The same year she was inducted into the XRCO Hall of Fame.
Banks was featured in the thirteen episode cable television series “Vivid Valley” produced by World of Wonder. The show was broadcast in Europe in 2005 and later had a successful run on Playboy TV. The series featured stories about the real lives of the popular Vivid Girls.
Briana Banks is a 5'10", curvy, 39 year old woman with long blonde hair and blue eyes.