Tera Patrick Net Worth
An adult film star and model with a $10 million dollar fortune, Tera Patrick (born Linda Ann Hopkins) is also an author and talent agent. Patrick is best known for her roles in a variety of adult films, but she has since established herself as a successful businesswoman. As a result of her work in the adult film industry, she was honored by being inducted into a number of Halls of Fame. She was voted Penthouse Pet of the Month for the month of 2000.
A native of Great Falls, Montana, Hopkins was born July 25, 1976. Linda’s life took an unexpected turn at the age of 10. She was raised by a Thai mother and a European father. Linda was raised by a hippie father after her mother abandoned the household. Later, Hopkins became a model after taking classes on the weekends a few years before.
Career as a Model
Linda left home at fourteen to work as a model in Tokyo. As a result, a photographer sexually abused her while she was inebriated with Valium and champagne.’ Tera grew addicted to Valium over the next few years and spent her money on drugs and other frivolous purchases. When her father found out she had been sexually active as a teen, he was devastated. Tara was sent home as a “washed-up model” after complaining to her modelling agency.
Career in Adult Films
As an EMT, Patrick studied briefly at Boise State University and then appeared for “Playboy” and “Penthouse” magazines, receiving “Pet of the Month” in 2000. Patrick continued to perform in pornographic films for the next few years. A talent agency specializing in pornographic video performers was established when she married her first husband, Evan Seinfeld.
Teravision is the name of the production firm Patrick went on to build. Adult films have been released by this production company on a regular basis. The end of Patrick’s acting career in 2007 prompted her to shift her attention to production and her agency. She finally took early retirement from filming adult scenes in 2008. Tera has been the host of a number of adult film conventions during the course of her career.
Patrick has appeared in a variety of mainstream productions other from adult cinema. On “Aqua Teen Hunger Force” (2006-2007), she provided the voice of an animated character. Her other TV credits include “Chelsea Lately,” “Last Call With Carson Daly,” and “The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch.” Patrick also appeared in the film “Blades of Glory” as a cameo performer. Patrick has been on the reality television show “Secret Lives of Women.”
Patrick’s memoir, “Sinner Takes All: A Memoir of Love and Porn,” was released in 2009.
Tera Patrick married Evan Seinfeld, an adult performer, in 2004. The couple divorced in 2009. A Hollywood special effects artist is the father of Patrick’s first kid, born in 2012. As of 2018, Patrick was rumored to be residing in Italy with his new wife, an attorney.
For $1.495 million, Patrick and Evan Seinfeld bought a Los Angeles home with five bedrooms and 3,902 square feet in 2006. As a result of their separation, it’s unclear what happened to the property.