Erik Everhard is a Calgary, Alberta, Canada native who got into adult film on the side in the '90s after moving to Vancouver, British Columbia for university. He moved to Los Angeles in 1999 to make porn his full-time career. Over the years, Everhard has amassed hundreds of titles to his name and has won several industry awards, including a spot in the XRCO Hall of Fame in 2010. Everhard has said that his reason for getting into porn was to express his natural hypersexuality rather than for financial reasons. In 2002, Everhard also started directing.