January 12, 2004 03:36am
Heart of Darkness Wins, Savanna Samson & Sunrise Adams Honored
Source: Vivid PR
by: Company Press Release
(LAS VEGAS, NV) -- Vivid Entertainment took home nine awards, including "Best Film" at the 21st AVN award ceremony held in Las Vegas on January 10, 2004. In addition to garnering the Best Film honor, "Heart of Darkness" won "Best Director-Film" for Paul Thomas, "Best Oral Sex Scene-Film" went to Sunrise Adams and Randy Spears along with "Best Actor-Film" and "Best Supporting Actress-Film".
The Vivid film "Looking In", received three awards with "Best Actress-Film" going to Vivid girl Savanna Samson, along with "Best Supporting Actor-Film" and "Best Group sex Scene-Film" which gave Savanna her second trophy of the evening. The award show has been dubbed "The Oscars of Adult" by Entertainment Weekly.
An AVN Award for Best Overall Marketing Campaign, Company Image was also given to Vivid Entertainment. The Vivid brand has become internationally recognized as the symbol of the highest quality in adult filmmaking. Positive and distinctive coverage of the company, its management and performers has been seen frequently in the past year on national television shows, on the Web and in numerous newspapers and magazines. A 13-part half hour reality TV series on Vivid produced by World of Wonder debuted Sunday, January 11, 2004 in the U.K. on Sky TV, with Channel 4 airing the series at a later date and will be on a U.S. outlet later in the year.
The Vivid Entertainment Group is the world's leading adult film company. Founded in 1984, Vivid pioneered the "Vivid Girl" concept, under which top adult film stars are signed to exclusive agreements that are styled on the old Hollywood contract star system. Vivid has always placed heavy emphasis on high quality erotic film entertainment for the couples market. It has created wide brand-name awareness with a licensing program that extends to advertising, book publishing, virility supplements, condoms, snowboards, calendars, comic books, and a wide variety of other products. The company is known for its innovative technological advances such as full function DVDs and its popular Website, Vivid.com. Vivid is a major supplier of content for pay-per-view networks in North America and internationally. For further information contact RM@Vivid.com.
Contact for more information or interviews:
Ellie Reeve, 800-762-4761, RM@Vivid.com