Nikita Denise (born July 25, 1976 in Czechoslovakia) is a Czech pornographic actress and adult film director. Denise moved from her native Czech Republic to Toronto in 1998 and began working on the Canadian strip club circuit. After meeting Jill Kelly at a local signing, she was given the phone number for Jim South. Her first scene was with Dillon Day in North Pole 13 in 2000. In 2006, Denise made her directorial debut with the film Nikita's Extreme Idols. She also appeared in the film after taking over a year off from porn. On July 24, 2006 Denise appeared on Inside the Porn Actor's Studio hosted by Richard Christy, a parody version of Inside the Actor's Studio. She also appeared on the August 15, 2002 episode of Howard Stern. Denise has been featured in over 400 movies, and has won several adult industry awards including the AVN Award for Female Performer of the Year in 2002.