Marilyn Chambers found dead

Marilyn Chambers

was found dead in her California home on Sunday evening. She was 56.

Chambers, whose real name was Marilyn Ann Taylor, is known for appearing in the 1972 film "Behind the Green Door," which was one of the first mainstream porns in the United States.

It was controversial not only because of the nature of the film, but because she was filmed having sex with a black porn star.

The cause of death is under investigation. Foul play is not suspected.

| Jeneé Osterheldt