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Maria Tortuga (1949–2014)

Maria Tortuga was born on September 14, 1949 in Seattle, Washington. Her mother was a member of the first Mexican folk dance company in the United States. Maria grew up in a family with three other siblings. Following graduation from high school Tortuga moved to California to pursue her interest in conceptual art. Maria studied with feminist ... See full bio »


(age 65) in Washington, USA

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 1987 Vanessa Obsession (Video)
 1986 Bisexual Fantasies
 1986 Taxi Girls Part II: In Search of Toni (Video)
The Maid (as Maria Tartuga)
 1985 Sounds of Sex
 1984 Cherry Ettes for Hire (Video)
 1984 For Services Rendered
Nocturna Vigil
 1984 Love to Mother (Video)
 1984 Scared Stiff
The Maid
 1984 Hot Girls in Love (Video)
 1983 Heat of the Moment
Jeep Thief
 1983 Lacy Affair
 1983 Inspirations
Piglette's Maid
 1983 Frat House
Wilcox' Daughter (as Mana La Fantuna)
 1983 Bad Girl
 1983 Young and Restless (Video)
 1982 3 Beauties and a Maid (Video)
Marie (as Marie Tortuga)
 1982 Pleasure Dome
 1982 Undercovers
Third Girl on Couch (uncredited)
 1982 Foreplay
Social Worker
 1981 Trouble Down Below
Carol (uncredited)
 1981 The Satisfiers of Alpha Blue
Orgy Girl
 1981 Jezebel
Gypsy (as Brenda Hale)
 1981 Love Goddesses
Mary - Seka's Agent
 1981 Never So Deep
Brandy Wine
 1981 Skintight
 1980 Hot Love
 1980 Night Flight
 1980 Wet Dreams
 1980 Plato's: The Movie
 1980 Ballgame
The Beavers
 1980 Limited Edition Volume Nine (Video short)
Girl with Cowboy (segment "'Hard Rider' LTD #71")
 1980 Weekend Fantasies
 1979 Carnal's Cuties
 1979 Pink Champagne
Tap Dancer
 1978 Hot Honeys
Christie (uncredited)
 1978 Weekend Lovers
Brunette Passenger (uncredited)
 1978 Stranger in Town
Girl with Redhead and Guy (uncredited)
 1978 The Disco Dolls in Hot Skin
First Girl with Inspector (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Brenda Hale | Mana La Fantuna | Maria Tartuga | Marie Tortuga

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Retired from the adult film industry in 1986.

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