Amy Fisher is a writer and a pornographic actress from America. Fisher was known as the “the Long Island Lolita” in 1992 because she severely wounded and shot in the face of Mary Jo Buttafuoco who was the wife of her ex-lover, Joey Buttafuoco. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and net worth of Amy Fisher in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Amy Fisher was born on August 21, 1974, in Merrick, New York to her parents Roseann and Elliot Fisher. Her father was Jewish, and according to Fisher, her mother was a mixture of different ethnicity including English. She went to the Kennedy High School in New York to complete her schooling.
When Fisher was 16 years old, she fell in love with the 35-year-old Joey Buttafuoco. She was extremely jealous of his wife and planned to murder her. On May 1992, Fisher drove to Massapequa, New York and after a heated argument, she shot Mary Jo Buttafuoco on her head. Buttafuoco was severely injured and the doctors after operating her on all night they somehow saved her life.
On December 1992, Fisher was sentenced to 7 years in prison. She came out of jail in May 1999.
In 2003, she married Louis Bellera. Together they are the parents of three children.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Amy Fisher’s professional career started after her release from prison. Her first job was of a columnist for the Long Island Press. In 2007, her husband sold a sex tape of them to the pornographic film studio Red Light District Video. She sued the film studio and its owner claiming copyright infringement.
In the same year, she launched her website “amyfisher.com”. In 2006, she along with Mary Jo Buttafuoco appeared in the television programs “Entertainment Tonight” and “The Insider”.
In 2009, Fisher released her first pay-per-view adult movie which was called “Amy Fisher: Totally Nude & Exposed”. In 2010, along with DreamZone Entertainment, she starred and produced eight adult films. In the same year, Fisher was also seen several adult movies including The Making of Amy Fisher: Porn Star, Deep Inside Amy Fisher and many more. She left the adult industry in 2011 and decided not to make such movies anymore. There is also three television film made about her life including Amy Fisher: My Story (1992), Casualties of Love: The “Long Island Lolita” Story (1993) and The Amy Fisher Story (1993).
Net Worth & Earnings:
Amy Fisher has an estimated net worth of more than $500 thousand. Most of the fortune is the result of her career in the adult movie industry. In 2010, she signed a multi-million contract with the Lee Entertainment to perform in the club shows as a stripper once a month.
Fisher is a popular author and has published two books including If I Knew Then (2004) and Amy Fisher: My Story (1994). There are also many books which are published by other authors about Amy Fisher like Amy Fisher: Anatomy of a Scandal: The Myth, the Media and the Truth Behind the Long Island Lolita Story (2001), Lethal Lolita: A True Story of Sex, Scandal and Deadly Obsession (1992) and others.
Amy Fisher is one of the most controversial celebrities in the United States. As of today, she is living peacefully in her hometown of New York.