Sister adult companies Mile High Media and O.L. Entertainment earned a combined 43 nominations for the 2021 XBIZ Awards. The nominations recognize the work of the companies’ acclaimed directors and its studios, Family Sinners, Sweet Sinner, Sweetheart Video, Icon Male, Noir Male, TransSensual, Hard X, Dark X, Lesbian X and Erotica X.
The awards, which honor excellence in adult entertainment, will be held online on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021 and broadcast live on XBIZ.tv.
“We are pleased and honored to be recognized with these nominations,” said Jon Blitt, Mile High Media’s vice president and O.L. Entertainment’s head of production. “We are grateful to XBIZ for honoring the work of our talented team of professionals, both, in front of and behind the camera, who dedicate themselves to creating quality adult entertainment.”
Sweetheart Video led its sister studios with 12 nominations, including two nominations for All-Girl Movie of the Year for the star-studded releases “Terror Camp,” starring Charlotte Stokely and Adria Fox, and “Prison Heat” with Carter Cruise and Ana Foxx. The studio also earned nominations for Feature Movie of the Year for “Terror Camp” and All-Girl Series of the Year for “Girls Kissing Girls.”
Hard X was next with eight nominations, including three for Gonzo Movie of the Year for the best-selling titles “Anal Cream Pies Vol. 6,” “DP Me 10,” and “Hardcore Threesomes Vol. 4.” The studio also earned nominations for Gonzo Series of the Year for the popular long-running series “Anal Cuties” and “Big Anal Asses.”
Sweet Sinner earned four nominations, including Erotic-Themed Movie of the Year for “The Seductress” starring Kiara Cole and Jane Wilde, as well as nominations for best Sex Scene – Erotic-Themed and Best Sex Scene – Vignette.
The studios’ acclaimed directors Jacky St. James, Mason and Ricky Greenwood were nominated for Director of the Year, while iconic director Chi Chi LaRue earned a nod for Director of the Year – Gay. Greenwood also earned a nomination for Director of the Year Trans.