The Other Side of Aspen VI and Giants Part 1 Most Lauded
One of the most important awards shows in the Gay Adult Entertainment industry, The Grabby Awards, has announced the 2012 nominees, and Raging Stallion Studios and Falcon Studios and exclusive models raked in 52 total nominations.
The Other Side of Aspen VI, the sixth installment of the most celebrated and successful franchise in gay porn history and the first Falcon release produced after the company merged with Raging Stallion Studios scored nine nominations including Best Movie, Best All Sex, Best Director, Best Videography, Best Box Cover and three nominated scenes.
Giants Part 1, Raging Stallions’ powerful erotic journey through a lush vineyard, rich in hot, hard, horny, demanding men who indulge their primal Dionysian impulses from dawn till dusk received eight nominations: Best Movie, Best All Sex, Best Director, Best Videography, Best Art Direction and recognition for a trio of scenes.
Chris Ward was given a nomination for his direction of The Other Side of Aspen VI. Ward and Steve Cruz were honored with a directing nod for their collaboration on Giants Part 1. Last year’s winning director, Tony Dimarco was nominated for his direction of Golden Gate-Seduced By San Francisco which was co-produced by Naked Sword and Raging Stallion/Falcon Studios.
Falcon and Raging Stallion Exclusive models also received numerous nominations in scene and performer categories. Landon Conrad and Tom Wolfe each received a nomination for Performer of the Year. Andrew Jakk and Heath Jordan were given nods for Best Newcomer, and Jesse Santana was chosen in the Best Versatile Performer and Hottest Bottom Categories. All told, Conrad had six nominations, Jordan had five, Jakk was given four, Santana and Wolfe as well as Erik Rhodes and Race Cooper banked two each. Wolfe is slated to co-host this year’s Grabby presentation.
“We’re honored by all the nominations for this year’s Grabbys, and we want to thank the Grabbys nominating committee for their recognition,” stated Chris Ward, president of Falcon Studios & Raging Stallion Studios. “This acknowledgement goes out to our entire team at Raging Stallion and Falcon Studios. All our models and our exceptional staff are excited by this amazing achievement.”
The Grabbys, owned by Grab Magazine, have been honoring the best in gay porn for over 20 years. The highly regarded awards have historically been presented in a live ceremony during Memorial Day weekend in conjunction with the International Mister Leather Contest.
Entire List of Falcon Studios & Raging Stallion Studios Nominations:
Best All Sex
Best Fetish Extreme
Best Three Way
Best Cum Scene
Best Supporting Actor
Performer of the Year
Best Versatile Performer
Best Video Company Site
Best Mega Site
Best Fetish Site
Best Affiliate Program
Best Art Direction
Best Box Cover
Best Still Photographer