Adriana Chechik grew up in foster care. She is of English, Serbian and Russian descent. After having earned a GED, she attended Drexel University, where she studied biochemistry. She worked as a stripper at Scarlett’s Cabaret in Hallandale Beach, Florida before working in porn. She entered the adult film industry in 2013. Her stage name was derived from the name of horror film director David Chechik. In May 2013, she signed a non-exclusive, one-year contract with Erotique Entertainment. Chechik says that she was only with one guy sexually before joining porn.