Porn star Jessica Jaymes dead at 43: Details

Porn star Jessica Jaymes has died.

The 43-year-old adult film star, who also memorably appeared on the television show, "Weeds," was found unresponsive in her San Fernando Valley, Calif., home on Tuesday. She was pronounced dead on the scene at 4:20 p.m. PST.

Her cause of death is unclear at this time.

Jaymes' husband was the one to reportedly discover her unconscious body after going to her home to check on her because he hadn't heard from her for several days, The Blast reports. EMS were called to the scene in response to cardiac arrest for a female.

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LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 17: Jessica Jaymes attends the 2019 XBIZ Awards on January 17, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for XBIZ Awards)
LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 27: Adult film actress Jessica Jaymes attends the 2018 Adult Video News Awards at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on January 27, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gabe Ginsberg/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 26: Jessica Jaymes attends the 2018 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on January 26, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/FilmMagic)
LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 25: (EDITORS NOTE: Image contains graphic content.) Adult film actresses Jessica Jaymes (L) and Nina Elle pose at the Cousins booth during the 2018 AVN Adult Expo at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on January 25, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gabe Ginsberg/FilmMagic)
LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 23: Adult film actress Jessica Jaymes attends the 2016 Adult Video News Awards at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on January 23, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
CENTURY CITY, CA - JANUARY 11: Adult Film actress Jessica Jaymes arrives for the 2013 XBIZ Awards held at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza on January 11, 2013 in Century City, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/WireImage)
SANTA MONICA, CA - JANUARY 10: Jessica Jaymes attends the 10th Annual XBIZ Awards at The Barker Hanger on January 10, 2012 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Vivien Killilea/WireImage)
Rena Riffel and Jessica Jaymes (Photo by Enos Solomon/FilmMagic)
LAS VEGAS - JANUARY 13: Adult film actress Jessica Jaymes (left) and adult film actor and director Nick Manning arrive at the 24th annual Adult Video News Awards Show at the Mandalay Bay Events Center January 13, 2007 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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Jessica Jaymes during 2006 AVN Awards - Arrivals and Backstage at The Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
Jessica Jaymes during 2005 AVN Awards - Arrivals and Backstage at The Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
Jessica Jaymes and Mary Carey (Photo by Denise Truscello/WireImage)
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TMZ reports that Jaymes had a history of seizures and that authorities found "various prescription drugs" on the scene.

Jaymes got her start in the adult film industry in 2002 at the age of 26. In 2004, she got her big break when she became Hustler Video's first contract model, and she would go on to star in over 200 films, become Hustler Honey of the Year and be inducted into the Adult Video News (AVN) Hall of Fame in 2018.

She also co-founded her own adult film studio, Spizoo, in 2008, People reports.

Jessica Jaymes was born Jessica Redding in Anchorage, Alaska, and she attended New Mexico Military Institute before graduating from Rio Salado Community College. She was a teacher before getting into adult entertainment.

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