Stephanie Swift (born February 7, 1972 in Louisiana) is a American pornographic actress who has been actively making movies (with occasional breaks) since 1995. She has appeared in over 300 adult movies.
Stephanie Swift was born in Louisiana and has described herself as a mutt in terms of ethnicity: Cajun, Irish, English, French, Spanish, Filipino and Norwegian. When she was 10 years old, her father died of cancer and her family then relocated to Southern California. At 19 she lived in San Diego, California and worked as a stripper for 6 months at a local club called The Body Shop (not to be confused with the cosmetics store chain). She earned an Associate's Degree in Dental Assistance, and eventually became a registered dental assistant. She posed in nude modelling photographs for five years after that.
She segued from nude model work to the region's adult film industry, where she has been since 1995. Her first softcore scene was in Playboy TV's Up Close and Dangerous. Her first hardcore sex scene was in Space Sirens. She went on to win several awards, including AVN's Female Performer of the Year in 1997.
She was for a period a contract girl with Wicked Pictures
She has an official website and makes appearances on the exotic dancing circuit as a featured performer. In 2006, Swift was inducted into the AVN Hall of Fame.