By Burt Davis
Photos by Burt Davis unless otherwise noted
AVN Opens Fan Voting For Awards
The 2013 AVN (Adult Video Network) awards show is now allowing fan voting. The annual show is the industry's equivalent of the Oscars recognizing special achievements in the field. The award presentations will be made at the Hard Rock Resort and Casino on January 19, 2013.
Celebrating its 30th year, the AVN Awards show includes a stylish red carpet pre-show and lavish star-studded ceremony, AVN celebrates outstanding achievements in the world of adult entertainment. The AVN Awards is a must-attend, must-see event featuring the hottest stars from adult and mainstream pop culture.
Fans can vote online in four categories, selecting their picks for Favorite Body, Favorite Porn Star, Twitter Queen and Best Free Adult Site. The voting site is live at AVNAwards.AVN.com/fanvoting/. But you only have until January 10 to cast your vote. Don’t be shut out.
The awards show starts with a star studded red carpet at 6:00 PM. It will be hosted by Adult Video Stars Evan Stone, Chanel Preston, and Kristen Price. Misty Stone and Alexis Texas will be special correspondents.
The show itself, which starts at 9:00 PM, will be hosted by adult superstars Asa Akira and Jesse Jane, along with the show’s musical guest, hip-hop sensation Tyga. An extensive list of individuals and production companies have been nominated this year.
A committee of 10 AVN critics spent close to a month and a half compiling nominations in over 130 categories recognizing companies, talent, technicians and creative professionals across the spectrum of the adult entertainment industry.
A limited number of tickets to the gala awards are available for fans to purchase through AVNAwards.com Tickets which start at $200 include admission to the official AVN after party.