The adult film industry has sadly lost a longtime star.
Adult Video News reports that over the weekend, pornography actress Amber Rayne passed away in her sleep. The brunette beauty was only 31.
Sources say she died peacefully, but the exact cause of death is unknown. An autopsy is scheduled for the end of this week.
Late last year, the adult video veteran made headlines after she publicly shared a horrifying account of an instance in which porn star James Deen brutally assaulted her by punching her in the face and violently damaging her anus.
The Michigan native had been in the pornography industry for over ten years, making her debut in 2005.
Director Stormy Daniels, who helmed her final flick, Wanted, told the trade magazine that she would be taking care of Amber's horse after her passing.
The filmmaker mourned the loss of her longtime friend, saying: