Buxom and gorgeous blonde bombshell Kagney Linn Karter was born on March 28, 1987 in Harris County, Texas. Kagney grew up in St. Joseph, Missouri and Ridgway, Pennsylvania. Karter not only ran track and was a cheerleader in high school, but also participated in speech and debate. Kagney worked as a hostess at a Mexican restaurant and at Office Max prior to starting out in the adult entertainment industry as an erotic dancer in Missouri. Karter was named Missouri's Deja Vu Showgirl of the Year in 2007 and was a national second place runner-up that same year. Kagney eventually signed up with the top agency L.A. Direct Models and posed for photo shoots for noted adult photographer Holly Randall. Kagney began performing in explicit hardcore movies in 2008 and did her first scene for the major company Naughty America. Karter was the Pet of the Month in the June, 2009 issue of Penthouse; she also graced the covers of the April, 2009 issue of Hustler and the June, 2009 issue of Adult Video News. Moreover, Kagney also appears on the cover of Holly Randall's photo book Erotic Dream Girls. In January, 2010 Karter signed an exclusive contract with the top production company Zero Tolerance Entertainment. That same year Kagney also won a XRCO Award for New Starlet, an AVN Award for Best New Starlet, and an XBIZ Award for New Starlet of the Year.