.@Belle_Knox Receives XRCO Award Nomination
For Immediate Release
Belle Knox Receives XRCO Award Nomination
Duke University Student & Teen Porn Sensation Nominated for Mainstream Star of the Year by the X-Rated Critics Organization!
LOS ANGELES (March 6, 2015) — Duke University student and teen porn sensation Belle Knox is nominated for Mainstream Star of the Year for the 2015 XRCO Awards. The X-Rated Critics Organization was founded in 1984 to give writers and editors from the adult entertainment industry a voice in selecting the yearly best in adult entertainment.
“It’s such an honor to be nominated by the XRCO!” says Belle. “Thank you, critics, for your continued support – it’s because of you and the fans that my 2014 was so spectacular, and my 2015 has started off so well!”
The 31st Annual XRCO Awards Show will be held in Hollywood, California. Admission to the XRCO Awards is free; however, attendance is restricted to adult industry personnel and press only. Attendees must RSVP to be put on the list; additional information can be found at http://xrcoawards.com.
18-year-old Duke University student Belle Knox, the nation’s most famous university-student-turned-porn-star, became national headline news in early March of this year, after being exposed and shamed as an adult performer by a fellow classmate. The resulting on-campus drama resulted in Belle taking charge of the situation, by writing an article for www.xojane.com and embarking on a year-long media blitz.
Interviewed on The View, Huffington Post Live, The Bethenny Frankel Show, Good Day New York, FOX News, and countless radio shows across the country, as well as by Howard Stern, John Stossel, Piers Morgan, and more. The starlet has also been the focus of articles in Time Magazine, The NY Times, and Rolling Stone, a storyline for an episode of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, and the focus of a Conde Nast documentary, “Becoming Belle Knox.”
Belle Knox’s story is of triumph over shame, and all eyes have been on the teen porn performer and intelligent, empowered, brand-aware starlet at every turn, from both mainstream and adult media.
Fans can find Belle Knox on www.belleknox.com and on Twitter at https://twitter.com/belle_knox; for modeling and performance scheduling as well as media inquiries, contact [email protected]. For feature dancing bookings, contact www.continentalagency.com.
About Belle Knox:
Originally from Washington State, the sweet and petite 19-year-old Belle Knox entered the world of adult entertainment soon after turning 18. With her fresh, beautiful face and adorable figure, Belle dove full force into the industry, appearing in productions by Reality Kings, Porn Pros, Teen Fidelity/Kelly Madison, Nubiles, Naughty America, X-Art, Adam and Eve, and Lisa Ann Production’s “School of MILF 2: The Education of Belle Knox.” The Duke University student and adult starlet became national headline news after being outed by a fellow classmate and writing a piece inspired by the experience in popular online magazine XOJane. Since then she has appeared on national shows such as The View, The Independents, Dr. Drew, Piers Morgan, and The Howard Stern Show. She has been a topic of note in The Huffington Post, The NY Post, The Daily News, The NY Times, Rolling Stone, and Time Magazine, on topics ranging from the adult industry to the cost of higher education in America, and was most recently featured in the June ’14 issue of Penthouse and the 40th Anniversary Edition of Hustler Magazine. Fans can follow Belle Knox on Twitter at https://twitter.com/belle_knox; for modeling and performance scheduling as well as media inquiries, contact [email protected]. For feature dancing bookings, contact www.continentalagency.com.
Founded in 1984, the XRCO was formed to give writers and editors from the adult entertainment industry a voice in selecting the best in and brightest in the world of adult cinema. Original members included a small group of writers from Los Angeles, New York, and Philadelphia. Over the years, select and qualified membership has expanded to include some of the best adult reviewers from both print and the Internet. In 2005, the XRCO welcomed its first European members. 2009 marked a quarter century of excellence with the XRCO's Silver Anniversary. For more information about the XRCO, visit www.XRCO.com.
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Publicist: Lainie Speiser, 201-920-2777; [email protected]
03-05-2015 08:01 AM