CHATSWORTH, Calif.—Adult superstar Chanel Preston receives an impressive nine nominations for the 2014 AVN Awards. In addition to a Female Performer of the Year nomination, the Penthouse Pet has garnered eight performance nods.

"It's extremely gratifying and humbling to be nominated by AVN," Chanel said. “To receive nominations for my performing, which is something I love doing, is amazing. Thank you, AVN, and everyone who took the time to watch the entries and vote for me!”

Chanel will co-host the 31st annual awards show, alongside Wicked Pictures contract performer Samantha Saint. Taking place at The Joint in Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on Saturday, January 18, 2014, the AVN Awards celebrates the best of the best in the adult entertainment.

The list of Chanel Preston's 2014 AVN Nominations include:

• Female Performer of the Year
• Most Outrageous Sex Scene: Get My Belt (Kelly Madison/Juicy Entertainment) - Chanel Preston & Ryan Madison in "Give Me Strength"
• Best Anal Sex Scene: Mandingo Massacre 8 (Jules Jordan Video) - Chanel Preston & Mandingo
• Best Double Penetration Sex Scene: Anal Plungers 2 (The Ass Factory/Jules Jordan Video) - Chanel Preston, Mr Pete, Toni Ribas
• Best Girl / Girl Sex Scene: Bitchcraft 9 (Jake Malone/Evil Angel Video) - Chanel Preston & Andy San Dimas
• Best Group Sex Scene: The Devil's Gang Bang: Lisa Ann vs Chanel Preston (Devil's Film) - Chanel Preston, Danny Wylde, Davie Drehyden, Evan Stone, Ike Diesel, John Strong, Mark Davis, Wesley Pipes
• Best Orgy / Gangbang Release: The Devil's Gang Bang: Lisa Ann vs Chanel Preston (Devil's Film)
• Best Supporting Actress: Laverne & Shirley XXX: A DreamZone Parody (DreamZone/Vantage)
• Best Tease Performance: Anal Plungers 2 (The Ass Factory / Jules Jordan Video)

Blessed with natural good looks and an unwavering drive, Chanel earned Best New Starlet awards in 2011 from XRCO, NightMoves, XCritic, CAVR, and the Galaxy Awards. This year, she was named Best Female Performer (Fan’s Choice) at the 21st annual NightMoves Awards and is currently nominated for Best Actress at Germany’s Erotic Lounge Awards.

For nearly three decades, the AVN Awards show, dubbed "the Oscars of adult" by Entertainment Weekly, has been the adult industry’s biggest night and the award itself, the industry’s highest honor. With a stylish red carpet pre-show and lavish star-studded ceremony, AVN celebrates outstanding achievements in “the business of pleasure.”

Fans interested in attending the 2014 AVN Award Show may purchase standard and Golden Tickets here.

Chanel is also the host of Her website can be found here.

To book Chanel Preston for feature dancing, please contact Tony Lee, The Lee Network, 702-570-7332.

To book Chanel Preston for a film, please contact Mark Spiegler, Spiegler Girls.

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