Nadia Ali: Muslim porn star explains why she got into the industry and why she won't quit

Saturday 30 July 2016 11:00
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Nadia Ali is an adult film actress who rakes in millions of views for her films depicting her in what she calls "traditional dress".

A practising Muslim, she grew up in "a very strict Islamic community" and says she has now been "officially banned from Pakistan" for her videos.

Sure I have conflicts between my faith and everyday life, but doesn't everybody?

Ali also claims that many porn producers wouldn't employ her if she didn't depict herself this way. A situation she says she isn't particularly happy about but does feel that she can at least help a "Middle Eastern woman who doesn't know how to get intimate with her husband" who can watch her videos and "explore her sexuality".

But does she have any regrets? She spoke to Refinery29 about her life, her career, and what the future holds:

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