Downfall of the Porn King: The Ron Jeremy Story
Ron Jeremy was a porn legend who crossed into the mainstream. He became an instantly recognizable icon who rubbed shoulders with movie stars and performed in thousands of adult films. But in June 2020 he was charged with numerous counts of rape and sexual assault. With exclusive access to alleged victims, industry players and archive footage, the inside story of a world unseen by most is revealed.
- S1 E1 - Rise to FameAugust 14, 202246minTV-MAThis is the story of how a fairly unattractive, unassuming figure became an icon in the adult film industry and the power he was able to exert. The first part of this compelling documentary charts Ron Jeremy's rise to fame during the 'golden age of porn' in the 1970s. Rumors of his sexual crimes were circulating even then, but nothing was said or done. Now his alleged victims tell their story.Free trial of BBC Select
- S1 E2 - Downfall and DisgraceAugust 14, 202247minTV-MARon Jeremy crossed over from the world of adult entertainment into the mainstream. He was a household name with famous Hollywood friends, a reality TV show and even his own range of rum. But Jeremy's former actions were about to catch up with him. The conclusion of this disturbing documentary reveals how the porn star's alleged crimes were eventually brought to light and his downfall was assured.Free trial of BBC Select
- Audio languages
- English [CC]
- Nick GodwinTom Porter