The award ceremony occurs in early January during the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada. Since 2008, the ceremony has aired in a form edited for time on Showtime, which is usually broadcast in a 90-minute time slot. Awards for gay adult video were a part of the AVN Awards from the 1986 ceremony through the 1998 ceremony. The Location: Las Vegas, Nevada.
The AVN Awards are movie awards sponsored and presented by the American adult video industry trade magazine AVN (Adult Video News) to recognize achievement in various aspects of the creation and marketing of American pornographic movies. They are called the Oscars of porn.
AVN is the definitive source for all that is adult entertainment including porn industry news, digital media, adult video releases, sex toys. AVN is the publisher for AVN Magazine and the producer of the AVN Awards and the Adult Entertainment Expo aka the AVN Show in Las Vegas.
The Fans of Adult Media and Entertainment Awards (or F.A.M.E. Awards) were created in 2006 by Genesis, Adam & Eve, WantedList, Playboy Radio and AVN as a means for the general public to vote for their favorite adult film stars, directors, movies, and companies.Location: Los Angeles.
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