VIVID STUDIO INSIDER FOR FEBRUARY 17, 2015
VIVID RADIO VALENTINE’S SURVEY IS A MEDIA HIT – There was wide-spread adult media coverage of a VividRadio.com survey indicating Beyoncé was the celebrity guys would most want to have a Valentine’s Day fling with. In the survey of 1,000 listeners Beyoncé captured 48% of their votes; Scarlett Johansson got 21% and Halle Berry won 13%. Write-ins who included Michelle Obama and adult entertainment legend Christy Canyon (also a Vivid Radio host) received 18% of the votes. In answer to other questions, male fans made it clear that there’s no need to spend money on them for Valentine’s Day -- 56% said their preferred gift would be to have sex. Great food was second at 32% and something sports related was third at 12%.
VIVID CABARET NYC CELEBRATES ITS FIRST YEAR – Vivid Radio host Joanna Angel was a huge hit on Wednesday when Vivid Cabaretbegan a four-day celebration of its first year. Joanna put on two erotic and energetic performances during the party, making it rain greenbacks from the second floor balcony of the club in Midtown Manhattan. Stories about the anniversary parties appeared throughout the New York City metro area in media that included nightlife, celebrity, men's lifestyle, entertainment, sports and adult. The stories praised the talents of the entertainers, who were described as “gorgeous” and “sexy” and most noted the “rave reviews” the club has gotten since its opening, including one that said "…Since opening 12 months ago, Vivid Cabaret New York has been receiving rave reviews for its beautiful strippers, exciting atmosphere, cutting-edge decor, celebrity sightings, and the city’s tallest stripper pole..."
KIM KARDASHIAN CHIDED FOR ‘LOVE’ MAGAZINE INTERVIEW – Kim Kardashian appears on the cover of the recent British “Love” magazine and her accompanying interview that mentionsVivid has been covered by other media. Here’s what reporter Sarah Taylor said on Fishwrapper.com, referring to Kim’s comments on her sex tape with Vivid: “Believe It or Not, Kim K Does Have Regrets: ‘If I do have one regret in life that's it. Maybe that (Kim K: Superstar) is how some people heard about me but I didn't launch my career off of that. That was 12 years ago -- no, 13 years ago now -- so I just try to move on and put it in the past because I think that everyone in life does things they're not proud of but you can't sit and dwell on them forever.’” Sarah Taylor continued her coverage by saying “More of Kim Kardashian's Love Magazine interview with Cara Delevingne, and if you think that's insane, then you should probably read the other, more salacious snippets, like how she talks about peeing all over her Spanx and what she really wants to say to people but bites back, 'cause rude. Click here for the peeing comments -- it's kinda compulsory and oh so related, isn't it? Read more.”
PHIL VARONE INTERVIEWED BY FLESHBOT.COM – Phil Varone answered 20 questions for Holly Kingstown in a new Fleshbot.com interview. Kingstown writes: ‘In 2010, Vivid released "Phil Varone's Secret Sex Stash," where he performed with porn star groupies, and he directs excellent amateur/swinger releases for Vivid now. His lattest release in his ‘100% Real Swingers’ line for Vivid is set in Las Vegas.” In answer to her question, “What movies of yours would you say are ones that are “must-owns” for your fans?” Phil replies: “Any of the 100% Real Swinger series as well as the Groupie Series. This year Vivid is releasing one movie a month of mine and they are all great! My editing partner and I go the extra mile to make them entertaining and try to eliminate the fast forward button.”