Adult Actor Who Accused James Deen Dead at 31 Colleagues are mourning Amber Rayne By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff Posted Apr 4, 2016 5:20 PM CDT 99 comments Comments Amber Rayne is shown in a YouTube screenshot. (YouTube) (Newser) – Amber Rayne, one of the adult actors who accused James Deen of assault, is dead at age 31, Adult Video News reports. A cause of death is unknown pending an autopsy, but sources says she died in her sleep, peacefully, at home over the weekend. Rayne, who worked in the porn industry starting in 2005, was being mourned by her colleagues on social media. "She always had a positive attitude and was a credit to our industry," tweeted Kayden Kross, just one of many tributes to Rayne.