Tiger Tyson

Last updated

Tiger Tyson
Tiger Tyson.JPG
Tyson in 2005
Awards GayVN Hall of Fame (2008)
Blatino Erotica Awards Lifetime Achievement award (2008) [1]

Tiger Tyson is an American actor in gay pornographic films. [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10] [11] [12] [13]


Awards and nominations

2007 GayVN Award WonBest Ethic FilmThe Show, Part 1, and Part 2 [14]
2008GayVN AwardWonBest Ethic FilmTiger's Eiffel Tower: Paris Is Mine [15]
NominatedBest ActorTiger's Eiffel Tower: Paris Is Mine [16]
NominatedBest Non-European Film [17]
NominatedBest Top [17]
NominatedBest DVD Extras/Special EditionTiger's Eiffel Tower: Paris Is Mine [17]
NominatedBest PictureTiger's Eiffel Tower: Paris Is Mine [17]
NominatedPerformer of the Year [17]
Blatino Erotica AwardsWonLifetime Achievement [1]
Grabby Awards NominatedBest Performers [18]
NominatedBest DVD ExtrasTiger's Eiffel Tower: Paris Is Mine [18]
CyberSocket Web Awards NominatedBest Porn Star SiteTiger-Tyson.com [19]
XBIZ Awards NominatedGLBT Performer of the Year [20]
NominatedGLBT Studio of the YearPitbull Productions [20]
NominatedGLBT Feature Movie of the YearTiger's Eiffel Tower: Paris Is Mine [20]
European Gay Porn Awards WonBest Black/Latino Porn SiteTiger-Tyson.com [21]
NominatedBest TopTiger's Eiffel Tower: Paris Is Mine [22]
2011CyberSocket Web AwardsNominatedBest Video CompanyPitbull Productions [23]
NominatedBest Porn BlogTiger Tyson Blog [23]
NominatedBest Black Theme SiteTiger-Tyson.com [23]


See also

Related Research Articles

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Rocco Siffredi</span> Italian pornographic actor (born 1964)

Rocco Siffredi is an Italian pornographic actor, director and producer.

Treasure Island Media is a U.S. gay pornographic studio founded in 1998 by Paul Morris that primarily produces bareback films. It was the first commercial producer to specialize in bareback films as part of the emerging 1990s underground interest in the pre-condom era of gay porn that was concerned with the freedom of the sexual experience. The studio is named after Morris's favorite childhood book, Treasure Island. In addition to the original San Francisco office, TIM has production offices in New York, London and Mexico City.

<i>AVN</i> (magazine) American magazine covering adult entertainment

Adult Video News is an American trade magazine that covers the adult video industry. The New York Times notes that AVN is to pornographic films what Billboard is to records. AVN sponsors an annual convention, called the Adult Entertainment Expo or AEE, in Las Vegas, Nevada along with the AVN Awards, an award show for the adult industry modeled after the Oscars.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Eva Angelina</span> American pornographic actress and real estate agent

Eva Angelina is an American pornographic actress. She has won several industry awards, including the 2007 NightMoves Award for Best Actress, the 2008 AVN Award for Best Actress, the 2008 XRCO Award for Best Actress, and the 2008 XBIZ Award for Female Performer of the Year. She was inducted into the AVN Hall of Fame in 2018.

Active Duty is the umbrella name for the American, originally North Carolina-based gay pornographic film studios founded by Dennis Ashe specializing in the production of pornographic movies featuring portrayals of military men who are gay, straight and bisexual, engaging in solo or gay sexual action. Dink Flamingo was the pseudonym of the producer-director of the films. Since Active Duty was acquired by Montreal-based Gamma Entertainment in 2014, Dink Flamingo is a trademark which no longer refers to a person.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Free Speech Coalition</span>

The Free Speech Coalition (FSC) is a non-profit trade association of the pornography and adult entertainment industry in the United States. Founded in 1991, it opposes the passage and enforcement of obscenity laws and many censorship laws.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Manuel Ferrara</span> French pornographic actor and director

Manuel Ferrara is a French pornographic actor and director.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Michael Brandon (pornographic actor)</span> American pornographic film director & actor (b. 1965)

Michael Brandon is an American, pornographic actor and director who specializes in gay pornography. He has had his own subdivision at Raging Stallion called "Monster Bang" and has previously participated in some charitable efforts.

J. D. Slater is an American gay pornography actor, director, and music composer from San Francisco who co-founded Raging Stallion Studios (RSS) with Chris Ward in 1999.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Lucas Entertainment</span> New York-based gay pornographic studio

Lucas Entertainment is a New York-based gay pornographic studio started by porn star Michael Lucas. It is one of the largest such studios in the world. The studio is known for lavish, big-budget films, and it contends that its 2006 film Michael Lucas' La Dolce Vita is the most expensive gay porn ever made. The film won 14 GayVN awards in 2007, the current record.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Keiran Lee</span> British pornographic actor, director and producer (born 1984)

Adam Diksa, better known by his stage name Keiran Lee, is an English pornographic actor, director, and producer who works mainly for Brazzers. He is one of the highest-paid pornographic actors. He has received several awards, including an AVN Award for Favourite Male Performer and a UK Adult Film and Television Award for Best Male Actor.

Brazzers is a Canadian pornographic video production company with headquarters in Montreal, Quebec, Canada and legal domicile in Nicosia, Cyprus. With an online network consisting of thirty-one hardcore pornography websites, the company's slogan is "World's Best HD Porn Site!". The site contains 10,036 videos, which were published by 33 different sites. Their network of sites features 2,340 pornstar models.

Corbin Fisher is an American film studio with a focus on gay pornography, based in Las Vegas, Nevada. The studio maintains a website at CorbinFisher.com; other web properties of the company include AmateurCollegeMen.com, AmateurCollegeSex.com, CFSelect.com, CorbinFisherLive.com, CorbinsCoeds.com, and ShopCorbinFisher.com. The founder of Corbin Fisher, who goes by the same name as an alias, started filming men and making videos during his spare time, and started the website CorbinFisher.com in 2004. The company released its first full-length DVD in September 2008. Since 2009 the company has collaborated with the European studio BelAmi on movie production and cross-distribution.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Angela White</span> Australian pornographic film actress

Angela Gabrielle White is an Australian pornographic film actress and director. She has been inducted into the AVN Hall of Fame and the XRCO Hall of Fame, and in 2020 became AVN's first three-time Female Performer of the Year winner.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Logan McCree</span> German pornographic actor (born 1977)

Logan McCree, also known as Kriegerbeatz or DJ Krieger, is the stage name of a German-born ex-gay-pornographic actor who began working in gay pornography in 2007, exclusively signed to the Raging Stallion Studios, a US production company with a three-year contract. He is widely known for his unique and distinctive tattoos over most of his body, including his penis, buttocks and scalp. He is also known for being a DJ.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Ryan Driller</span> American pornographic actor

Ryan Driller is an American pornographic actor who has appeared in both straight and gay pornography. In 2016, he received the XBIZ Award for Male Performer of the Year. Men's Health has described him as "one of the biggest names in the industry".

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Johnny Sins</span> American pornographic actor, and YouTube personality (born 1978)

Steven Wolfe, known professionally as Johnny Sins, is an American pornographic actor, director, and YouTuber. Sins is known for his shaved head and muscular physique. He is consistently among the most popular male talent pornography searches. He has received many accolades for his work, including three AVN Awards for Male Performer of the Year nominations as well as multiple nominations. Sins has also been the subject of many memes across social media.

The GayVN Award for Best Actor is an award presented annually by AVN Media Network at the GayVN Awards, given to a gay porn actor for his performance in a leading role in a film released that year.


  1. 1 2 Adams, JC (23 January 2009). "Blatino Erotica Awards Name '09 Winners". XBIZ . Retrieved 7 December 2019.
  2. "Porn star's story explored in new play". Washington Blade . 28 April 2011. Retrieved 5 December 2019.
  3. Moore, Darnell L. (7 July 2016). "Catch a Tiger By His Toe: An Interview with James Earl Hardy by Darnell L." Medium . Retrieved 5 December 2019.
  4. Ferguson, JD (27 July 2007). "JD Ferguson Presents: Tiger Tyson". Paper . Retrieved 6 December 2019.
  5. Adams, JC (24 May 2009). "From Thugz to Glamour". XBIZ . Retrieved 7 December 2019.
  6. Harrison, Byrne (16 June 2010). "Gay Theatre NYC Review: Interview - Johnathan Cedano of Confessions of Homo Thug Porn Star". Gay Theatre NYC Review. Retrieved 5 December 2019.
  7. Bacalzo, Dan (15 June 2010). "Johnathan Cedano to Star in Confessions of a Homo Thug Porn Star on Fire Island". Theater Mania. Retrieved 5 December 2019.
  8. Escoffier, Jeffrey (2009). Bigger than life : the history of gay porn cinema from beefcake to hardcore. Philadelphia: Running Press. pp. 314–8. ISBN   978-0-7867-4753-5. OCLC   647869684.
  9. Boardman, Mickey (12 October 2005). "Tiger, Tiger, Burning Bright". Paper . Retrieved 6 December 2019.
  10. "Sneak Peek | Tiger's Eiffel Tower: Paris Is Mine AVN". AVN. Retrieved 6 December 2019.
  11. "Dial, Hardy & Goins Win Top Honors At Downtown Urban Theatre Festival". Broadway World News . 10 May 2010. Retrieved 5 December 2019.
  12. Colbert, Chuck (1 May 2012). "HBGC Event: Black and Latino Gay Men on Pornography". The Rainbow Times . Retrieved 6 December 2019.
  13. Colbert, Chuck (23 March 2013). "A Weekend with Tiger Tyson hosted by the HBGC". The Rainbow Times . Retrieved 6 December 2019.
  14. "Pitbull Productions Wins Best Ethnic-Themed GAYVN For 2nd Year in a Row". XBIZ . 22 February 2008. Retrieved 7 December 2019.
  15. Jansen, Brady (19 November 2008). "Pitbull Productions AVN". Adult Video News . Retrieved 6 December 2019.
  16. Rice, G. Zisk (12 January 2008). "GAYVN Announces 10th Annual GAYVN Awards Nominations! AVN". Adult Video News . Retrieved 6 December 2019.
  17. 1 2 3 4 5 Rice, G. Zisk (28 April 2008). "European Gay Porn Awards Finalists Announced AVN". AVN. Retrieved 6 December 2019.
  18. 1 2 Rice, G. Zisk (14 March 2008). "Grabby Nominations Announced AVN". Adult Video News . Retrieved 6 December 2019.
  19. Rice, G. Zisk (11 December 2007). "Voting Begins for 8th Annual Cybersocket Web Awards AVN". Adult Video News . Retrieved 6 December 2019.
  20. 1 2 3 Rice, G. Zisk (8 January 2008). "Gay Companies Earn XBiz Awards Nominations AVN". Adult Video News . Retrieved 6 December 2019.
  21. Rice, G. Zisk (14 October 2008). "EGPA Web Awards Announced AVN". AVN. Retrieved 6 December 2019.
  22. Cachapero, Joanne (22 April 2008). "European Gay Porn Awards Short Lists Tops and Bottoms". XBIZ . Retrieved 7 December 2019.
  23. 1 2 3 Rodriguez, Ariana (3 November 2010). "Cybersocket Awards Finalists Announced, Voting Has Begun". XBIZ . Retrieved 7 December 2019.