Traci Lords is impossible to categorize. Kevin Smith called her an American Pop Icon. John Waters called her a Sexual Terrorist. While her early notoriety brought her international fame, her determination, grit and talent have garnered her respect in many areas of the entertainment industry. She has appeared in dozens of films and television shows from Roger Corman’s Not Of This Earth, Cry Baby, Blade, Zack & Miri Make a Porno to Excision; from Melrose Place, Roseanne, Will & Grace and Gilmore Girls to series regular roles on NBC’s Profiler and Syfy’s First Wave. Her autobiography Traci Lords Underneath it All (HarperCollins) was a NY Times Bestseller and has been optioned for a miniseries. Her pioneering techno album 1000 Fires (Radioactive/MCA) topped the Billboard Dance Chart and was featured on both the Mortal Combat and Virtuosity soundtracks. Her directorial debut, Sweet Pea was produced under the auspices of the renowned Fox SearchLab. She is set to direct her first feature film in the Spring of 2019.
Currently, Lords can be seen in the hit comedy series Swedish Dicks, on PopTV . Her clothing line Traci Lords for Couture for Every Body , is available online at PinupGirl Clothing. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and son.