Photo Gallery 1: The XBIZ Noms / RISE Performer Appreciation Gala

November 16, 2016 -- The adult world's brightest stars descended upon swanky HYDE restaurant and club on Hollywood's Sunset Blvd. to celebrate the spectacular defeat of Prop 60, learn the key nominations for the 2017 XBIZ awards, and take part in XBIZ's annual RISE Performer Appreciation Gala.

Photo Gallery 1: The XBIZ Noms / RISE Performer Appreciation Gala

2017 XBIZ Noms / RISE Performer Appreciation Gala The adult world’s brightest stars braved the cold weather (well… cold for Los Angeles, anyway) to descend upon swanky HYDE restaurant and club on Hollywood’s Sunset Blvd. Mayhem ensued. Gallery 1         See Gallery 2 here The finalist nominees for the 2017 XBIZ Awards include: Feature […]

 

Stockroom and Grooby Co-Host “Trans Talk” Panel on July 11th

Stockroom and Grooby Co-Host “Trans Talk” Panel on July 11th

Los Angeles, CA – Stockroom and Grooby are teaming up on July 11, 2015 to host a special “Trans Talk” panel at Stockroom University. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased online or through Stockroom’s retail boutique in Silverlake. As the conversation around the transgender experience grows within today’s mainstream culture, Stockroom University is offering […]

 

Transgender Porn Star & Activist Buck Angel To Screen Documentary at Stonewall Library in Broward

Transgender Porn Star & Activist Buck Angel To Screen Documentary at Stonewall Library in Broward

On Monday, November 3, at 7 pm, at ArtServe Auditorium and Stonewall National Library at 1300 East Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Buck Angel, transgender activist, educator and porn pioneer, will speak at a screening of “Mr. Angel,” the documentary of his life story. This screening is co-presented by Stonewall National Museum & Archives and […]

 

Buck Angel Wins Latest Round in Transgender Spousal Support Case

Buck Angel Wins Latest Round in Transgender Spousal Support Case

A California court ruled in favor of transgender female-to-male porn star Buck Angel last week in a spousal support case that contested the validity of his former marriage to Elayne Angel, former owner of French Quarter body-piercing shop Rings of Desire. Elayne Angel had filed suit earlier this year claiming Angel was not a man because he does not have […]

 

Former New Orleans Body Piercing Pro At Center of FTM Divorce Case

Former New Orleans Body Piercing Pro At Center of FTM Divorce Case

The former owner of a famed French Quarter body piercing shop is at the center of a legal battle after claiming her husband is not a man. According to court documents, Elayne Angel, former owner of Decatur Street’s Rings of Desire, claims that her marriage to the transgender female-to-male (FTM) porn star Buck Angel never legally happened […]

 

Porn Star Jiz Lee on Curve’s Cover

Porn Star Jiz Lee on Curve’s Cover

LOS ANGELES — Curve magazine in its January/February issue includes an article on leading queer sex trailblazers, including pornographers as well as popular queer porn star Jiz Lee on the cover. Titled “Viva the Queer Sex Revolution,” the article in the annual Sex & Romance Issue includes looks at Lee, Shine Louise Houston, Tristan Taormino, […]

 

Q&A: Buck Angel on ‘Mr. Angel’ Documentary

PHILDELPHIA, PA — Buck Angel recently answered a few questions for XBIZ about “Mr. Angel,” a new documentary that tracks the life and times of the transgender porn star, advocate and educator, set to release on DVD Dec. 3. Filmmaker Dan Hunt, who helmed the feature-length documentary, said that it explores Angel’s story “to understand […]