Yurizan Beltran (aka Yuri Luv), a longtime adult performer and web star, has passed away. She was 31.
It is with a heavy heart I write this. The entire PornStar Platinum family is in mourning at the news of the loss of one of its family members. Yuri was found today at the age of 31,” Hogue posted. “She was always kind to me and we will miss her.”
Details of her death were unknown at post time.
Beltran was hired by Penthouse for a nude photo shoot after she appeared on the cover of Lowrider magazine at age 18 and launched her first official website in 2005.
She performed for Brazzers, BangBros, Mofos, Hustler, Kink.com, 3rd Degree, Mile High, Digital Sin, Girlfriends Films, Evil Angel, Reality Kings, Naughty America, Bang Productions, New Sensations, Zero Tolerance and Juicy Entertainment, among others.
She was part of the Pornstar Platinum program, offering her content on YuriLuv.com.
An outpouring of tweets followed in the wake of her passing, from numerous adult stars and producers like Kendra Lust, Ryan Driller, Keiran Lee, Bonnie Rotten, Ana Foxxx, Nina Elle, Alexis Amore and Mike Quasar, as well as erotic photographer Holly Randall.