Richard Abowitz, who covers the adult industry for The Daily Beast termed the show "lackluster", noting, "Though long-billed as the Academy Awards for the adult industry, few take that label seriously anymore. Views Read Edit View history. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The categories for the 31st AVN Awards were released on September 20,  and the finalists were announced on November 15, Retrieved January 13, Some media outlets were critical of the show. Comedian, all-girl slumber party skit .
Janiyah. Age: 24.
Wicked Pictures founder Steve Orenstein was chosen to receive the third annual Visionary Award for "ethics, civic responsibility, an eye for quality and innovation, and a compassionate understanding of adult entertainment and its place in mainstream society".
Cecilia. Age: 28.
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