December 20, 2012 11:29am
James Deen XCritic Noms
Source: James Deen PR
by: Company Press Release
(MARINA DEL REY, CA) -- Performer James Deen earned 3 nominations for the new XCritic.com Fan Choice Awards, including Male Performer of the Year and 2 nominations for Best Actor (Parody) for his work in "Family Guy: The XXX Parody" and "The Official Hangover Parody."
Fans may vote for James Deen on XCritic’s polling site at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/9BBR5YQ.
Upon watching "Family Guy: The XXX Parody," XCritic.com contributor Bill the Hobbyist enthused, "Sarah [Shevon] and James were a perfect match for their scene, not only in sex but in the characters they each played." in his review of "The Official Hangover Parody," Don Houston said of Deen's scene with Dana DeArmond, "their mutual chemistry gave this tryst some serious replay value."
In addition to the XCritic.com nominations, Deen received 18 nominations for the 2013 AVN Awards and 5 nominations for the 2013 XBIZ Awards. In previous years, Deen was named the 2010 XBIZ Male Performer of the Year and the 2009 AVN and X-Rated Critics Organization Male Performer of the Year, as well as 3 additional XRCO awards.
"I am very honored to receive so many nominations," says James Deen. "I would like to thank everyone who likes to watch me bang."
In 2012, Deen captured the attention of the mainstream media, performing with Lindsay Lohan in director Paul Schrader’s "The Canyons." In February 2012, ABC Nightline aired the feature "Porn’s Boy Next Door," which discussed Deen’s popularity among young women. His appeal to the young female audience was reflected in interviews with leading female pop culture websites XOJane.com and Jezebel.com, as well as in mainstream publications and websites including GQ, Hollywood Reporter, Us Magazine, New York Times, CNN.com and CNBC.com.
To view a teaser for "The Canyons," visit http://youtu.be/SxShyePUF_I.
Despite his mainstream success, Deen maintains his loyalty to the adult industry, which he calls "A dream job."
Online voting for the XCritic Fan Choice Awards will continue through January 11, 2013, and the winners will be revealed at a date to be announced.
About James Deen:
As soon as James Deen turned 18, he knew he was destined to have sex with girls on camera. In his early years in the porn industry, peers warned him his skinny body type and boyish looks were not fit for porn, but within a few years Deen excelled to become the top performer in the industry. He is the youngest male to ever earn Male Performer of the Year honors at the AVN, XBIZ, and XRCO awards shows. Deen’s honest passion for all kinds of sex, both on and off camera, is displayed in the array of movies to his credit (over 3000). Whether filming hardcore BDSM or straight gonzo and feature adult films, James is always the most captivating male on screen. In addition to his XXX achievements, he was noted as one of the top 100 Jews in Heeb magazine in 2009, and has been featured on CNBC’s special "Porn: Business of Pleasure," ABC’s "Nightline," Good Magazine, the Goodmen Project, GQ Magazine, Rolling Stone, E! Entertainment, TMZ, and many other mainstream media outlets. Though his career has only begun, James Deen appreciates every ounce of the successes he has, exclaiming, "Seriously – I am the luckiest boy alive." For more information, visit www.JamesDeenBlog.com or www.Twitter.com/JamesDeen.
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