The Winners of the 2008 GAYVN Awards

The 2008 GAYVN Awards were presented in at the Giftcenter in San Francisco tonight. Radio hosts Derek Hartley and Romaine Patterson and Lady Bunny hosted the show with comedy, music and lots of guy candy.

The winners are:

Best Newcomer: Blake Riley
Best Amateur Video: Edge Series 1 (Chaos Men)
Best Pro/Am Release: Edinburgh (Collin O'Neal's World of Men)
Best Solo Performance: Ricky Sinz, GRUNTS (Raging Stallion)
Best Alternative Release: Naked Boys Singing (TLA Releasing)
Best Bisexual Release: Bi Accident (Devil's Film)
Best Leather Video: Folsom Leather (Titan Media)
Best Oral Scene: Joey Amis takes on the cast of Mating Season (Bel Ami)
Best Specialty Release: Executive Pleasures 1 (
Best Specialty Release (18-23): Rebel (Bel Ami)
Best Specialty Release (Bear): When Bears Attack (Rascal Video)
Best Specialty Release (Extreme): Fear (Titan Media)
Best Group Scene: Steve Cruz, Johnny Hazzard, Joe Strong, Matt Majors, Brendan Davies, Link: The Evolution (All Worlds Video)
Best Non-Sexual Performance: Joe Shepard, The Intern (Lucas Entertainment)
Hall of Fame Inductees:
Paul Barresi
Rod Barry
Terry LeGrand
Greg Lenzman
Lucas Kazan
David McCabe
Tiger Tyson
Best Boxcover Concept: Passio (Dark Alley Media)
Best Overall Marketing Campaign: Link: The Evolution (All Worlds Video)
Best Packaging: Link: The Evolution (All Worlds Video)
Best Still Photographer: Kent Taylor/Geof Teague, GRUNTS (Raging Stallion)
Best Makeup Artist: Seth Stone, On Fire! (Jet Set Men)
Best Art Direction: Link: The Evolution (All Worlds Video)
Best Editing: Chris Ward/Ben Leon, GRUNTS (Raging Stallion)
Best DVD Extras/Special Edition: GRUNTS (Raging Stallion)
Best Solo Video: Minute Man Solo #29: Built (COLT Studio)
Best Classic Gay DVD: Falcon 35th Anniversary Box Set (Falcon)
Best Actor - Foreign Release: Jean Franko, The Men I Wanted (Lucas Kazan Productions)

Best Renting Title of 2007: The Intern (Lucas Entertainment)
Special Achievement Award: Tim Valenti,
Best Supporting Actor: Tie: Christian Cruz, The Intern (Lucas Entertainment); Ricky Sinz, GRUNTS (Raging Stallion)
Best Sex Comedy: The Intern (Lucas Entertainment)
Best Threesome: Jesse Santana, Nickolay Petrov, Jason White, Just Add Water (Jet Set Men)
Best Ethnic-Themed Video: Tiger's Eiffel Tower: Paris Is Mine! (Pitbull Productions)
Best Ethnic-Themed Video (Latin): Amazonia: Capture and Release (Atheltic Model Guild/AMG Brasil)
Best Music: Red Shag, Link: The Evolution (All Worlds Video)
Best Screenplay: Jerry Douglas, Brotherhood (Buckshot Productions)
Best Foreign Release: Knockout (Falcon International)
Best All-Sex Video: Link: The Evolution (All Worlds Video)
Best Sex Scene - Duo: Ricky Sinz and Roman Ragazzi, GRUNTS (Raging Stallion)
Best Videography: Brian Mills and Paul Wilde
Best Actor: Jake Deckard, GRUNTS (Raging Stallion)
Performer of the Year: Jake Deckard
Best Director: Chris Ward
Best Picture: GRUNTS (Raging Stallion)

I am very happy I have three AWARDS

Best Actor: The Rancho,HeatGAY BARCELONA

GAYVN AWARD WINNER:(Jean Franko) Best Foreign Picture, Best Actor in a Foreign Picture ;The School for Lovers
GAYVN AWARD WINNER:(Best Actor - Foreign Release: Jean Franko, The Men I Wanted (Lucas Kazan Productions)

7 comentarios:


February 18, 2008 at 6:41 AM

Enhorabuena Jean por el merecido premio.

Y ahora a por más, jejeje.




February 18, 2008 at 7:53 AM

Congratulations!!!! I am very happy for you, you did deserve to win you did a wonderful job in The Men I Wanted, Congratulations again and wish many many more awards for you


February 18, 2008 at 10:48 AM


Te he dicho muchas veces que tu carrera ha tomado un camino que solo te llevará al profesionalismo. Este premio solo es una muestra de lo mucho que te esfuerzas por hacer tu trabajo. No faltaba menos!

  Jean Franko

February 18, 2008 at 2:05 PM

Heheheh... Esto solo es el comienso de una larga carrera, ya lo veras. :-)))
Va ser muy dificil de derrotarme,Lol. Un beso
Thanks Oscar reallya I am very happy
xoxoxo J.F


February 18, 2008 at 2:15 PM

Congrats again,Jean!
I`m very happy for you too!But I knew it you `ll win!:)hehe
Totally deserved!
Can we see now a photo with the award,pleaseeeeeeee?


  Jean Franko

February 18, 2008 at 2:39 PM

Lol.. not man, I am in Spain not America I dont possible travel to America for Visa :-((( my director have my Award, him send me soon..
Take care


February 18, 2008 at 3:40 PM

Sorry to hear that,Jean!
Well,I`ll be waiting until your dircetor sends you the Award:)
Take care too