Born in Beirut , she moved to Maryland in She began acting in pornography in October , becoming the most viewed performer on Pornhub in two months. Her career choice was met with controversy in the Middle East, especially for a video in which she performed sexual acts while wearing a hijab. Khalifa was born in Beirut and moved with her family to the United States in January ,   leaving their home in the wake of the South Lebanon conflict. We wanted to embrace it. No one could have anticipated the negativity surrounding it.
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Here is the reason why Mia Khalifa quit PornHub, she also regrets 'porn life'
Former porn star Mia Khalifa recently got candid in a podcast and revealed why she left porn industry and that it was her "huge mistake" to join PornHub. Talking to Lance Armstrong on his podcast The Forward, the Lebanese-American confessed that doing porn was a "huge mistake" and recalled her exit from the industry. The year-old also spoke about ISIS death threats, her life as an adult film star and rebranding her current life after her exit from the porn industry. Mia said "It all started to spiral out of control when the death threats from ISIS started coming in. That's when I stepped away. I just wanted to let loose and rebel a little bit.
Lance Armstrong interviews Mia Khalifa, who says she quit porn due to ISIS threats
By Madhvi Mavadiya. Former porn star Mia Khalifa will have to go under the knife after she was hit by a hockey puck at a Stanley Cup playoff game and her left breast implant ruptured. Mia Khalifa revealed that the six-ounce hockey puck had hit her at 80 mph, but said the experience was worth it because she was allowed to keep the puck. The American-Lebanese porn star, who was once the top-ranked performer on the adult website PornHub, is now a co-host for the sports talk show Sportsball. Mia Khalifa attended a Stanley Cup playoff game and was hit in the breast by a hockey puck.
Former adult star Mia Khalifa , in a new interview to BBC, has spoken about her experience of working in the porn industry and how it damaged her. She explained how inexperience got her into it and when when she eventually quit, the tag refused to leave her. I felt extremely self conscious about my breast because that was the first thing to go when I lost weight. I lost about 50 pounds and once I did that, I started garnering all this attention from men and I was never used to it, and I felt like unless I held on to it, and did what was asked of me to do or what was expected of me, it would go away and after feeling and what was like that validation, and you know, the compliments for the first time, I did not want that to go away. Would you like to do some modelling?