Juliet Anderson (formerly Judith Carr), popularly known as Aunt Peg, had been an American erotic actress and adult film producer, relationship counsellor, and author who died on January 11, 2010.
Entering the adult film industry comparatively later on in life (at the age of 39), she quickly established a reputation as being one of the prestigious entertainers in so “Golden Age of P*rn,” making an appearance in over seventy movies as “Aunt Peg,” a role depicted as a giddy, unquenchable woman ascertained to live a good life as well as sex to the fullest.
Juliet was born on July 23, 1938, in Burbank, California. She traveled to the United States with the intention of drastically altering her life after educating English as a second language over several years abroad in Japan, Mexico, Greece, and Finland.
At the age of 39, she wandered into the adult entertainment industry. She proceeded to make another dozen films over the next few years, including the well-known Aunt Peg series.
|Real Name||Juliet Anderson|
|Alternate Name||Juliette Andersen, Judith Anderson, Juliette Anderson, Juliett Anderson, Judy Callin, Judy Carr, Judy Fallbrook, Julie Morrow, Aunt Peg, Alice Rigby, Beth Sanders, Ruby Sapphire, Rita Shore|
|Profession||Actress, Director, Producer|
|Date of Birth||23 July, 1938|
|Age(as in 2010)||71 years|
|Date of Death||11/01/2010|
|Birthplace||Burbank, California, U.S.|
|Place of Death||Berkeley, California, U.S.|
|Hometown||Burbank, California, U.S.|
|School||Burbank High School|
|College/University||Long Beach State College|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in feet inches- 5'5"
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- N/A
in pounds- N/A
|Relationships & Affairs|
|Net Worth [approx.]||$5 million|
Early Life of Juliet Anderson
Juliet was born and raised in Burbank, California, the child of a jazz trumpet player and a nurse who wanted to be a doctor. She had juvenile arthritis and Crohn’s disease and spent a significant chunk of her childhood in the clinic or on bed rest.
After graduating from Burbank High School with honors in 1956, she started attending Long Beach State College majoring in art before moving to Hayama, Japan, with her then-lover, a Navy Sailor, in 1961.
A brief wedding to him did not work out, and she spent the following thirteen years working in numerous vocations, including clerical worker, kindergarten and high school teaching assistant, English as just a Second Language Teacher, and working as a journalist on the radio in Finland.
After finishing Burbank High School with honors in 1956, she started attending Long Beach State College as just an art student before moving to Hayama, Japan, with her then-lover, a Navy Sailor, in 1961.
Career of Juliet Anderson
She worked as a clerical worker, a kindergarten and high school teaching assistant, an English Language teacher, and a radio journalist in Finland for thirteen years.
Anderson worked as a secretary for the production of “nudie” pictures and as a secretary at the Burger King office in Miami in 1963; she additionally worked for Avis at the time. In her site autobiography, she mentions appearing in an (unnamed) sexploitation film as a police sergeant in 1963.
Anderson returned to America in 1977 after spending more time abroad, and in 1978 she got engaged in the p*rnography industry while attempting to make a documentary film.
She was employed in advertisements when she responded to an ad for an Actress posted by hardcore p*rnographer Producer Alex de Renzy. Her career skyrocketed once she was cast in the film Pretty Peaches.
She got the nickname “Aunt Peg” from a scene inside the Swedish Erotica miniseries in which she was seen having sex with a niece, who exclaimed, “Oh, Aunt Peg!”; this is how Anderson became known to her followers.
Anderson left the adult film industry in 1985 after handing over distribution rights to the film Educating Nina, which she directed, produced, and funded with money obtained from various contributors and included the debut of future p*rn sensation Nina Hartley.
She rarely received any compensation for the film, but all of the investors’ funds were lost. Juliet relocated to Placerville, California, where she worked inside a bed and breakfast, maintained houses, and provided children and eldercare.
She also continued to perform live stage acts and created a massage therapy office. Anderson elected to go to p*rnographic in 1995, producing and directing new films as an actress, producer, and director.
Ageless Desire, a hardcore film depicting various over-50 real-life couples, featuring Juliet with her partner at the time, was directed and produced by her in 1998.
Numerous honors followed, including membership into the Erotic Classics Hall of Fame in 1996, the X-rated Critics Association Hall of Fame Award in 1999, and the Free Speech Coalition’s “Lifetime Achievement Actress Award” in 2001.
The Center awarded Anderson an honorary Doctor of Arts degree for Advanced Science of Human Sexuality in 2007. She appeared in the 1998 film Wadd: The Life and Times of John C. Holmes, as well as one of her final performances in Di*k Ho: Asian Man P*rn Star in 2005.
Anderson was living in Berkeley, California, with 4 cats by 2009. Even though she was no longer employed in the adult entertainment industry, she had ambitions to develop new films.
She previously worked as a marriage counsellor, delivering private couples courses on “Tender Loving Touch,” in which sexual contact is viewed as “the game, not foreplay.” She wrote articles for papers and magazines and wrote the book The New Sexual Healers: Women of a Light and The Red Thread of Passion.
A friend discovered Anderson’s body on January 11, 2010. The buddy indicated how he had visited Anderson’s house to drive them to a doctor’s visit for a colonoscopy to assist her with Crohn’s Disease therapy.
He also stated that he discovered Anderson in the bed, with nothing “out of the norm” in the room. Anderson had expressed the desire to be cremated, he said. On January 26, 2010, a memorial service was conducted at the Centre for Sex and Culture in San Francisco.
Throughout her film career, Anderson’s characters were tough-talking & unsentimental, yet exuberant, vibrant, or even comedic—all at the same time. She was claimed to have never acted out a climax in either of her movies.
Author Charles Taylor referred to her as “the Joan Blondell of p*rn” because she “introduced a persona of classic film to p*rn.” Howard Hampton, another critic, stated that “her gruff, no-nonsense elderly woman performance is at home in the outskirts of every Howard Hawks film.”
Juliet was a fair height person standing tall at 5’5 feet; she was a mesmerizing person who was pleasing to the eyes. She is said to have blue eyes.
Interesting Facts about Juliet Anderson
- In her flicks, she is renowned for her haircut and always dresses in nylons and a garter belt.
- She had become a p*rn movie producer after meeting Nina Hartley.
- She couldn’t create her debut adult film until she was nearly 40.
- She resided in Japan for several years before entering the p*rn industry and taught English. In addition, she has taught English in Mexico, Greece, and Finland.
- Jill C. Nelson’s work “Golden Goddesses: 25 Legendary Women of Classic Erotic Cinema, 1968-1985” features her.
- To stay in shape, she liked to swim every day.
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