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Vivid Studio Insider for July 26, 2002
Vivid Studio Insider for July 26, 2002Van Nuys, California - (July 23, 2002) - For the fourth time in five years the Vivid Entertainment Group has won the Video Software Dealers Association (VSDA) "Best Adult Title of the Year" award, presented last Thursday at the organization's annual convention in Las Vegas. "Fade to Black" joins previous Vivid winners of the prestigious VSDA award: "Bobby Sox," "Bad Wives" and "Seven Deadly Sins." The honor completes the "triple crown" for "Fade to Black," which previously won the Adult Video News "Best Film" award as well as the top feature award from the X-Rated Critics Organization (XRCO).
Vivid contract girl Jenna Jameson was honored with the first ever "Adult Star of the Year" award. She received the tribute in the company of George Carlin, who was honored with the "Freedom of Speech" award, while Sylvester Stallone was recognized as "Action Hero of The Year" and Selma Blair as the year's "Rising Star."
The VSDA annual convention is the largest and most comprehensive home entertainment event In the video industry. The VSDA Home Entertainment 2002 expo was held in Last Vegas July 16-18.
The Vivid Entertainment Group is the world's leading adult film company. It is well known for its "Vivid Girl" concept under which top adult film stars are signed to exclusive agreements that are styled on the old Hollywood contract star system. Founded in 1984, Vivid has always placed heavy emphasis on high quality erotic film entertainment for the couples market. Vivid is known for its innovative technological advances such as full function DVDs and popular Websites including www.vivid.com, www.vividvideo.com and www.vividdvd.com. Vivid is a major supplier of content for pay-per-view networks in North America and internationally.
Corey Taylor to Interview Kody: Corey Taylor, the frontman of that heaviest of heavy metal bands Slipknot, is turning journalist so that he can interview Vivid Girl Kody for High Society magazine. It's not yet known if Taylor will wear one of his famous masks during the interview. Meanwhile, Taylor is also busy with Stone Sour, a band he and guitarist Jim Root were members of prior to Slipknot that is now re-emerging with "a more introspective and melodic take on music," according to Roadrunner Records. Kody will give Taylor the inside story of her first film as a Vivid Girl, "Gold Digger," set for release on August 7th.
Vivid's Jenna Jameson Dukes it Out with Bill O'Reilly: An interview on Fox Network's "The Pulse" featuring Vivid contract girl Jenna Jameson and TV tough guy Bill O'Reilly will air on August 1st. Jenna was cool, calm and collected as she battled wits with O'Reilly in the interview taping. At one point, O'Reilly asked Jenna if she had ever been physically "injured" during her career as an adult actress. A smiling Jenna shot back, "What, do you mean? Have I ever slipped on a condom and fallen?" Jenna is also the subject of a profile on "Fox Magazine" on the Fox News Channel on Sunday, August 4th. Viewers will get to see Jenna riding her much loved Arabian horse as well as her new home in Scottsdale, Arizona. Check local listings.
Don't Forget -- Boston: Vivid Girls Briana Banks and Kody are hosting a party Saturday August 3rd at Avalon Night Club in Boston (15 Lansdowne Street, right next to Fenway Park), and you're invited. Come dressed in your favorite nightie and you'll get free admission to the "Sexxxxy Saturday" party, where resident DJ NailZ will spin. The party starts at 11 p.m. in the NU Room.
Taya Shoots Her First Vivid Feature: New Vivid Girl Taya, begins shooting her first Vivid feature next week. The working title is "Watch Me," and there's little doubt that all eyes will be on the six-foot tall, 20-year-old beauty. Taya's first feature is being directed by David "Pussyman" Christopher. The movie is scheduled for release later this year.
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