In case you missed it, actor-turned-porn star, Charlie Pattinson, changed his name to Aurora Snow. Now that you know this, you can understand why you often see her credited as “Aurora Snow.” The change came about because she wanted to be credited as a “porn star” instead of an “actor,” and this is a rare opportunity to make sense of her new identity. You see, when you’re an adult film star, your identity can be a bit tricky to pin down. Especially since many of your fans might not know the distinction between your real name and your porn star name. So in order to clear up this identity crisis and show the world who exactly Aurora Snow is…we’re going to have to go over some key facts about her life and career.

Early Life

Charlie Pattinson was born in London, England, on June 19th, 1980. He began his acting career in 1994 at the age of 17. A year later, he landed a role in the British film, “Water Under the Bridge” and then went on to star in almost 30 films in the next seven years. During this time, he changed his name to Aurora Snow. 

Name Change

Aurora decided to change her name because she wanted to be credited as a porn star instead of an actor. It used to be that her name would appear at the end of the credits of her films, alongside the other actors, but now that she’s a “porn star,” it looks like her name will be at the front. This is something she’s been wanting to do since the day she started working in the industry. It took her almost 10 years to finally make it happen. Since her name change, she has appeared in more than 50 films and counting. 


Charlie Pattinson’s career in the adult industry spans two decades. In that time, he has appeared in more than 50 films and has starred in several. Some of his more well-known roles include “Lesbian Stepdaughter with a Crush on Daddy”, “A Very Young Girl With a Panty Collection”, “Daddy’s Girl: Petite Goddess”, “Stepdaughter Training Stepdad”, and “Young and Busty: A XXX Parody”. For an extensive list of Charlie’s acting credits, you can click here. 

Identity Crisis

If you’re not familiar, Charlie is listed under several different pseudonyms in the internet directories. While under the name “Charles Patrick Stewart”, he appears in the “In Search of the Perfect Woman” video where he talks about his fan base and how he got started in the industry. In this video, he also mentions that he changed his name because he wanted to be credited as a porn star and not an actor. Under “Aurora Snow,” he also appears in the “Sexy Little Slots” and “The Art of Dressing a Woman” videos. In these videos, he talks about “the politics of adult film” and how he got involved in the industry. 

New Identity

After more than 10 years in the industry, Aurora is finally getting the recognition she deserves as a “porn star” instead of an “actor.” Whether you know it or not, you’re probably already witnessing this change. In the last few years, she has appeared in several well-known films. Some of these include “Sausage Queens”, “Father of My Children”, “Stepdaughter Training Stepdad”, “Daddy’s Girl: Petite Goddess”, and “Young and Busty: A XXX Parody”. These are just some of the many “adult films” she has appeared in since changing her name. If you want to see more, click here to visit her website. 

Key Facts

Here are some important key facts you need to know about Charlie Pattinson’s life and career.

  • He was born in 1980 in London.
  • As a teenager, he made his acting debut in the 1994 film, “Water Under the Bridge.”
  • His name at birth was Charles Patrick Stewart.
  • As a young adult, he changed his name to Aurora Snow.
  • Since changing his name, he has appeared in more than 50 films and counting.
  • He has starred in several films, including “A Very Young Girl With a Panty Collection”, “Sausage Queens”, “Sexy Little Slots”, “Daddy’s Girl: Petite Goddess”, “Aurora Snow’s Guide to Fashion”, and “The Art of Dressing a Woman”.
  • He is also known for co-starring with Jessica Drake, Heather Graham, and Krista Rose in the “Daddy’s Girl” series.
  • He currently lives in Los Angeles.


Here are some of the other well-known actors and actresses that Charlie Pattinson has co-starred with in his career: