August Ames dead at 23 – porn star’s haunting last tweet hours before suspected suicide after trolls branded her homophobic. The 23-year-old faced furious backlash over tweets about men who have starred in gay adult movies. The actress was branded a “homophobe” after voicing concerns about an actor who had also starred in gay porn. She had earlier used social media to warn fellow female porn stars about working with men who have been in gay adult movies.