'Behind the Green Door' porn star Marilyn Chambers found dead

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Marilyn Chambers
 -- the Ivory Snow detergent model turned porn star -- was found dead Sunday in the mobile home in Canyon Country where she had been living for the last several months.

MarilynCh_RonG_6128304_600 She was 56, according to LA Now. 

Some other sources say she was 57.

She was reportedly found by her daughter, McKenna. No cause of death is yet known, and an autopsy will be performed.

Chambers, whose real name was Marilyn Ann Taylor, was discovered unresponsive at 8:51 p.m. at her residence in the 16000 block of Vasquez Canyon, Los Angeles County coroner's spokesman Ed Winter said, according to the Los Angeles Times.

Chambers' most famous adult film was the 1972 classic "Behind the Green Door," the most widely released porn film in the U.S. 41S7P7EAM4L._SS500_

She was the star of "Insatiable" and was the star of director David Cronenberg's horror film "Rapid."

In case you're interested, Amazon still has a few of her autobiographies -- Marilyn Chambers: My Story -- left for sale.

Photo credits: Marilyn Chambers in 2006. And Marilyn Chamber at the premiere of "Insatiable."

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