Elegant Angel Signs Alexis Texas to Long-Term Exclusive Directing Contract

LOS ANGELES (June 1, 2015) – Elegant Angel has signed adult superstar Alexis Texas to an exclusive, long-term directing contract. The deal calls for the buxom blonde to direct one to two titles per month. “We’re very pleased to sign Alexis to a long-term contract,” said Jerry E, Elegant Angel president. “She is the most popular ‘Buttwoman’ ever, and she’s going to direct and reprise her role in the series.” “Buttwoman” is one of Alexis Texas’ most iconic roles of all time. Texas joins fellow superstar performer/director Bonnie Rotten as the second director under exclusive contract with Elegant Angel. “I’m so excited to be directing with Elegant Angel!” exclaimed Alexis Texas. “I feel like I’m at the right place to showcase all the dirty perverted thoughts in my head for my fans… And to me, Elegant is like home! My career really boosted when I became Buttwoman, and I was one of the only girls to have three ‘Buttwoman’ titles.” Texas added, “I think it’s time for the real Buttwoman to come home and bring Elegant Angel back to what it has always done so well – showcasing women in a different light and letting them enjoy their sexuality! I’m so ready for this next chapter in my porn career!” Within the terms of the deal, the award-winning performer will release one to two titles per month. Her debut movie, “Booty Tryouts,” is set for release in July or August. The cast includes Abella Danger, AJ Applegate, Keisha Grey, Dani Daniels, and Anikka Albrite. Elegant Angel is long known for its high quality adult titles focusing on a variety of genres, including all-girl, fetish, group sex, anal, teens, and more. The studio has been one of the most acclaimed in the industry, having earned scores of awards for movies featuring top adult performers. Having entered the industry in 2006, blonde bombshell Alexis Texas gained the attention of fans and industry members alike with her stunning look, sex appeal and energetic performances. She soon became known for her memorable performances for Elegant Angel as Buttwoman. Texas went on to work for a number of the industry’s top studios and has graced the covers of a variety of adult magazines including Hustler and Genesis as well as appeared in Maxim magazine where she was named to its list of top 12 female adult stars. Alexis Texas’ performances have earned her nine awards, including the 2010 AVN Award for Best All-Girl Group Sex Scene, the 2010 FAME Award for Favorite Ass, 2011 AVN Award for Best All-Girl Three-Way Sex Scene, Best Group Sex Scene and Best Tease Performance. She also received the 2011 NightMoves Award for Best Female Performer, as well as the XBIZ Award for Performer Site of the Year in 2013, among others. Today, Texas’ star continues to rise thanks to her popular movies, her well-trafficked websites, AlexisTexas.com and TeamTexAss.com, and her sexy radio show, “Alexis Texas: Booty Talk” on Vivid Radio. For more, Alexis Texas is online at www.AlexisTexas.com, https://twitter.com/alexis_texas, and https://instagram.com/whitegirlpoliticking/. For more information on Elegant Angel, visit www.ElegantAngel.com.

AVN Teams with Male Performer of the Year James Deen to Promote 2015 AVN Awards & Adult Entertainment Expo

CHATSWORTH, Calif./ December 8, 2014AVN Media Network and adult film star James Deen are teaming up to promote the 2015 Adult Entertainment Expo (AEE), featuring the iconic AVN Awards. During the expo, Deen will giveaway 7,000 DVDs, which AVN will include in gift bags for those purchasing VIP tickets to the event. Deen will also be involved in national radio campaigns and will headline the expo’s ribbon cutting ceremony.

As part of the promotion, Deen will give away Deen Dollars inside 100 of the free DVDs. Deen Dollars are worth a free one-month subscription to James Deen’s website, www.JamesDeen.com. The site features high-quality scenes and movies of the adult entertainment icon and crossover star.

The Deen Dollars are redeemable at the James Deen booth, where the adult superstar may or may not elect to show his penis to Deen Dollar holders and at the very least, he will sign their free DVD. “It’s my booth, so anything I decide goes,” said Deen. “I do hope people stop by though, otherwise I’m going to have to amuse myself watching ‘Simpsons’ reruns on my phone.”

For ticket information for AEE, click here.

Deen, who is exhibiting at the expo under the James Deen Productions banner, will headline AEE’s official ribbon cutting ceremony. The commencement ceremony marks the start of the four-day extravaganza. In addition, Deen will lead TLA Video’s red carpet coverage of the 2015 AVN Awards show, which will feature the biggest names in the industry.

“It’s an honor to be directly involved in two of our industry’s most iconic events,” Deen said. “January in Vegas is always a blast!”

The prolific performer is also slated to host the “Ask James Deen” seminar, running from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 22. The program will give fans the opportunity to interact with Deen in a dynamic question-and-answer setting. Fans unable to attend in-person may send their questions via Twitter. AVN Associate Editor Peter Warren will moderate the event.

To promote his appearance and participation in the 2015 AVN Expo and Awards Show, Deen will also participate in AVN’s national radio campaign, and field various media interviews leading up to the event.

About James Deen:
James Deen started performing in adult films at the age of 18. Originally, he was warned his skinny body type and boyish looks were not fit for porn, but Deen quickly silenced his critics. He is the youngest male to ever receive Performer of the Year honors at the AVN Awards, along with accomplishing this feat across the board at the XBIZ, XRCO, and every other adult awards show. Established as the top performer in the adult industry with over 4000 credits to his name, Deen has grown from the porn boy-next-door to a household name around the world. Deen has been noted as one of the top 100 Jews in Heeb magazine (2009) and featured on CNBC, ABC’s “Nightline,” Good Magazine, The Good Men Project, GQ Magazine, Rolling Stone, E! Entertainment, Esquire, Playboy, TMZ, and many other media outlets. He has expanded his career to the “mainstream” by starring in “The Canyons,” opposite Lindsay Lohan. He is also producing Hollywood projects as well, including “Cowboys & Engines,” which features Malcolm McDowell. As his career continues to skyrocket, James Deen appreciates every ounce of the successes he has. When asked about this, he exclaimed, “Seriously I am the luckiest boy alive.” For more information, visit www.JamesDeenBlog.com, www.JamesDeen.com, www.JamesDeenStore.com, or www.Twitter.com/JamesDeen.

About the AVN Awards:
The 32nd annual AVN Awards Show will be co-hosted by popular adult stars Alexis Texas and Tommy Pistol, both of whom won big at last year’s show: Texas garnered a Fan Award for Hottest Ass while Pistol was named Best Actor for his turn in BurningAngel’s Evil Head. In addition to entertaining patter from the hosts, the AVN Awards Show also features equal servings of live comedy, music, and dance numbers. And before the show even starts there’s the red carpet pre-show, which draws the biggest stars of the adult industry, all dressed in eye-poppingly sexy ensembles. The AVN Awards Show is the culmination of AVN Week, a series of events produced by AVN Media Network at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, beginning with Internext, followed by the AVN Novelty Expo and the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo, and culminating with the AVN Awards Show. Fans may purchase general admission tickets, VIP table seating options, or one of these special packages:
The Golden Ticket Pass includes a VIP Ticket in a luxury box suite, three drink tickets, entry into the official AVN Awards After Party, and an Extreme VIP Pass to the AVN Expo for Saturday, January 24.
The VIP Backstage Pass includes access to the VIP Suite, a backstage tour, access to the Official AVN Awards Red Capet and show rehearsal, a premium swag bag, and a chance to meet the hosts, a table at the official AVN Awards After Party, five drink tickets, and an Extreme VIP Pass to the AVN Expo for Saturday, January 24.
Hotel rooms are also available at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. Room rates start at $109. To book, click here.

Adult industry tables for the award show are also on sale. Industry can purchase tickets by emailing tickets@avnawards.com.

For more information about the 2015 AVN Awards, visit www.AVNAwards.com

Comedienne/Actress Danielle Stewart Named 2015 AVN Awards Show Comedic Co-Host @aeexpo

CHATSWORTH, Calif. (November 24, 2014)- Comedienne and actress Danielle Stewart is the comedic co-host for the 2015 AVN Awards, the annual adult industry show produced by AVN Media Network. The anticipated event takes place at The Joint in Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas on Saturday, January 24, 2014.

“I’m super freakin’ excited to be co-hosting the AVN Awards this year. It’s like a wet dream come true,” exclaimed Stewart. “Very rarely do I get to celebrate my love for comedy, sequins, and dick in one evening. I don’t know what will happen that night, but one thing is for sure, I’ll be hopped up on Red Bull and DTF.”

Stewart is best known for her live standup shows and for appearances on E! Entertainment’s “Chelsea Lately,” Playboy TV, the Disney Channel, and Hulu’s “Comedy Brew.”

“Danielle Stewart is a great addition to the 2015 AVN Awards show, as she is truly one of the funniest comedians around,” said AVN CEO Theo Sapoutzis. “Danielle’s brand of edgy and sexy humor will really add a great dimension to the awards and have our audience laughing!”

Past AVN Awards comedic hosts have included Lisa Lampanelli, Dave Attell, Jim Norton, Rebekah Kochan, April Macie, Thea Vidale, and the late Robert Schimmel.

Adult superstars Alexis Texas and Tommy Pistol will co-host the AVN Awards with Stewart. The AVN Awards, including much of Stewart’s comedy act, will be featured in a national cable broadcast in mid 2015.

Dubbed “the Oscars of adult” by Entertainment Weekly, the must-attend, must-see event features the hottest stars from adult and mainstream pop culture. With a stylish red carpet pre-show and lavish star-studded ceremony, the AVN Awards celebrates outstanding achievements in the world of adult entertainment.

To access the official 2015 AVN Awards website, visit www.AVNAwards.com.

Adult industry tables and fan tickets for the award show are on sale; ticket options start at $175. Availability is limited; fans and industry members are encouraged to go to https://avnawards.avn.com/ to purchase tickets.

For promotional photos of Danielle Stewart, click here.

About Danielle Stewart:
An acclaimed comic, Danielle Stewart is known for her standup work at clubs across America and Europe. Her comedy is featured on Hulu’s “Comedy Brew” and “Ladies Night Out,” as well as Ralphie May’s “Filthy Animals.” Her live appearances include performances at The Boston Comedy Festival, The Laughing Skull Festival, The Detroit Comedy Festival, and the Bend Comedy Competition, where she received a Producer’s Choice Award. In addition, Stewart has toured with “The Ronnie Mund Block Party” from “The Howard Stern Show.” She also served as creative consultant on MTV’s “The Hook Up,” as well as appearing on “Chelsea Lately,” PlayboyTV, and the Disney Channel. For more information about Danielle Stewart, visit http://www.daniellestewart.com.
About the AVN Awards:
The 32nd annual AVN Awards Show will be co-hosted by popular adult stars Alexis Texas and Tommy Pistol, both of whom won big at last years show: Texas garnered a Fan Award for Hottest Ass while Pistol was named Best Actor for his turn in BurningAngels Evil Head. In addition to entertaining patter from the hosts, the AVN Awards Show also features equal servings of live comedy, music, and dance numbers. And before the show even starts theres the red carpet pre-show, which draws the biggest stars of the adult industry, all dressed in eye-poppingly sexy ensembles. The AVN Awards Show is the culmination of AVN Week, a series of events produced by AVN Media Network at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, beginning with Internext, followed by the AVN Novelty Expo and the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo, and culminating with the AVN Awards Show. Fans may purchase general admission tickets, VIP table seating options, or one of these special packages:

The Golden Ticket Pass includes a VIP Ticket in a luxury box suite, three drink tickets, entry into the official AVN Awards After Party, and an Extreme VIP Pass to the AVN Expo for Saturday, January 24.

The VIP Backstage Pass includes access to the VIP Suite, a backstage tour, access to the Official AVN Awards Red Capet and show rehearsal, a premium swag bag, and a chance to meet the hosts, a table at the official AVN Awards After Party, five drink tickets, and an Extreme VIP Pass to the AVN Expo for Saturday, January 24.

Hotel rooms are also available at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. Room rates start at $109. To book, click here.

Adult industry tables for the award show are also on sale. Industry can purchase tickets by emailing tickets@avnawards.com.

For more information about the 2015 AVN Awards, visit www.AVNAwards.com.

GameLink.com Receives 2015 AVN Awards Nomination for Best Web Retail Store

CYBERSPACE (November 21, 2014) – Leading adult e-tailer, GameLink.com, is nominated for Best Web Retail Store at the upcoming 2015 AVN Awards. The nomination was announced during AVN’s gala party Thursday night in Hollywood, California.

“We’re very honored and pleased to receive a nomination for Best Web Retail Store. Our goal has always been to provide the best products and services to our customers – this nomination shows GameLink is committed to quality and excellence,” said said Jeff Dillon, vice president of business development for GameLink’s parent company, eLine.com.
Since its establishment in 1993, GameLink continues to be a unique, one-stop shop for everything adult, ranging from a vast library of adult films, apparel, adult toys, and more.  Thanks to its distribution agreements with all major U.S. adult content providers, GameLink offers customers one of the largest adult content catalogs, available in multiple media formats, to include video on demand, DVDs and Blu-ray, mobile platforms, and more.
Recently, a deal with Digital Playground was announced, making GameLink.com one of the few places to find video-on-demand (VOD) versions of bestselling movies “Pirates,” “Pirates II: Stagnetti’s Revenge,” and “Cheerleaders.”
GameLink is also partners with Adam & Eve on AdamandEveTV.com, a cable TV-like platform offering a variety of programming. It features high quality, big budget programming with the most popular performers in adult entertainment. AdamandEveTV is a part of GameLink’s MovieAssociates Affiliate Program.
Always striving to feature the newest technology for its customers, GameLink.com announced plans earlier this month to launch 3D interactive porn via Microsoft’s RoomAlive, a merger of Microsoft’s Kinect motion-tracking system and LCD projectors, projecting images on a 3D depth-sensitive map. The technology is currently in research and development phases.
The AVN Awards take place January 24, 2015 at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. The event’s hosts include adult superstars Tommy Pistol and Alexis Texas. To view a complete list of the 2015 nominees, visit http://avnawards.avn.com/pages/4.
About GameLink:
GameLink LLC, founded in San Francisco in 1993, is the original online adult store. GameLink focuses on online distribution of adult content through its website www.GameLink.com, which provides an enhanced user experience and state-of-the-art functionality. GameLink maintains distribution agreements with all major U.S. adult content providers and offers one of the largest adult content catalogs, available in multiple media formats, to include: video on demand, adult pay per minute, mobile platforms, download, adult DVDs, Blu-ray as well as select sex toys and apparel. The company has established an industry leading reputation for innovative online retail and eCommerce. GameLink’s first-in-class content delivery, database and personalization tools make the GameLink infrastructure among the most sophisticated and successful enterprises on the Internet. For more information go to www.gamelink.com.
About the AVN Awards:
The 32nd annual AVN Awards Show will be co-hosted by popular adult stars Alexis Texas and Tommy Pistol, both of whom won big at last year’s show: Texas garnered a Fan Award for Hottest Ass while Pistol was named Best Actor for his turn in BurningAngel’s Evil Head. In addition to entertaining patter from the hosts, the AVN Awards Show also features equal servings of live comedy, music, and dance numbers. And before the show even starts there’s the red carpet pre-show, which draws the biggest stars of the adult industry, all dressed in eye-poppingly sexy ensembles. The AVN Awards Show is the culmination of AVN Week, a series of events produced by AVN Media Network at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, beginning with Internext, followed by the AVN Novelty Expo and the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo, and culminating with the AVN Awards Show. Fans may purchase general admission tickets, VIP table seating options and more by visiting www.AVNAwards.com.

AVN Opens Voting for 2015 Fan Awards @aeexpo

CHATSWORTH, Calif. (November 14, 2014)- Voting for AVN Media Network’s 2015 Fan Awards is now open. Fans of adult entertainment are invited to vote online at AVNAwards.com for their favorite performers in 10 categories. The awards are sponsored by NiteFlirt, a premiere phone sex and digital products service.

“Congratulations to all the nominees,” said Theo Sapoutzis, AVN Chairman and CEO. “Fans will have a chance to vote for their favorite adult stars thanks to NiteFlirt, and we’re very pleased to give the fans a voice in the adult industry’s biggest night The AVN Awards!”

There are 50 nominees per category for fans to choose from. To cast their vote, fans simply need to click on the nominee of their choice. Fans will be allowed five votes per category, every day leading up to the January 23 deadline. Visit http://avnawards.avn.com/voting/ to vote.

The 2015 Fan Awards categories are:

Favorite Porn Star (Female)
Favorite Porn Star (Male)
Cutest Newcomer
Hottest MILF
Best Boobs
Hottest Ass
Kinkiest Performer
Favorite Web Cam Girl
Social Media Star (includes Twitter, Facebook, Instagram)
Favorite Studio

As sponsor for the second straight year, NiteFlirt is offering specials to all who vote in the Fan Awards. More than a decade ago, NiteFlirt revolutionized phone sex by introducing the first and largest profile-based marketplace. Instead of calling a random number and not knowing who would answer or how much it would cost, NiteFlirt customers are able to browse through profiles of thousands of models and call them on the telephone, connecting via the Internet, directly and discreetly. Customers can see descriptions, photos, videos, clips, prices, ratings, and honest feedback from other callers. Models at different price points, as well as various interests and fetishes, are all available through NiteFlirt.com.

Fan voting runs until one day before the 2015 AVN Awards in Las Vegas on Saturday, January 24. The adult industry’s biggest extravaganza, the AVN Awards will be hosted by adult superstars Alexis Texas and Tommy Pistol at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. The show is the culmination of the Adult Entertainment Expo, scheduled forJanuary 21 to 24 at the iconic venue.

Fans wishing to purchase tickets to the AVN Awards may visit AVNAwards.com for more information.
About the AVN Awards:
The 32nd annual AVN Awards Show will be co-hosted by popular adult stars Alexis Texas and Tommy Pistol, both of whom won big at last years show: Texas garnered a Fan Award for Hottest Ass while Pistol was named Best Actor for his turn in BurningAngels Evil Head. In addition to entertaining patter from the hosts, the AVN Awards Show also features equal servings of live comedy, music, and dance numbers. And before the show even starts theres the red carpet pre-show, which draws the biggest stars of the adult industry, all dressed in eye-poppingly sexy ensembles. The AVN Awards Show is the culmination of AVN Week, a series of events produced by AVN Media Network at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, beginning with Internext, followed by the AVN Novelty Expo and the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo, and culminating with the AVN Awards Show. Fans may purchase general admission tickets, VIP table seating options, or one of these special packages:

The Golden Ticket Pass includes a VIP Ticket in a luxury box suite, three drink tickets, entry into the official AVN Awards After Party, and an Extreme VIP Pass to the AVN Expo for Saturday, January 24.

The VIP Backstage Pass includes access to the VIP Suite, a backstage tour, access to the Official AVN Awards Red Capet and show rehearsal, a premium swag bag, and a chance to meet the hosts, a table at the official AVN Awards After Party, five drink tickets, and an Extreme VIP Pass to the AVN Expo for Saturday, January 24.

Hotel rooms are also available at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. Room rates start at $109. To book, click here.

Adult industry tables for the award show are also on sale. Industry can purchase tickets by emailing tickets@avnawards.com.

For more information about the 2015 AVN Awards, visit www.AVNAwards.com.