VAN NUYS, Calif. — Digital Playground's contract star Stoya emerged in 2008 and 2009 as the newest “It” girl in the adult entertainment industry, earning a complete sweep of best new starlet awards including the most sought after talent trophy, AVN's Best New Starlet.

The XRCO New Starlet trophy is the most recent honor bestowed upon Stoya. In regards to Stoya's rise to fame, Paul Fishbein, chairman of the AVN Media Network says, “I think Stoya reminds people of the girl-next-door. She's beautiful and sexy, but not intimidating. She looks like a girl you might get to go on a date with. Then, of course, her sex scenes are ferocious.”

Chris Thorne, editor, adds, “Stoya typifies what's next in porn — naturally beautiful, accessible and absolutely electric in her scenes.”

Stoya is currently nominated for Favorite Female Rookie in June's fan-decided FAME Awards. Fans may vote for her at To download a photo of Stoya from her new movie Stoya: Scream, click here.

“There are many things to love about Stoya, aside from the obvious, like she's amazingly gorgeous and an enthusiastic and talented performer,” says Lux Alptraum, editor of “There's her charming personality, her intelligence and her willingness to engage her fans. Our readers really appreciate getting the chance to interact with Stoya.”

Stoya says, “I'm doing what I love: fucking the hottest guys and girls in porn, traveling all over the world, and interacting with thousands of cool people on social networking sites. To receive all these awards is an added bonus, which I'm really grateful for.”

Stoya's recent list of accolades include: Best New Starlet by AVN, Extreme Porn Star Champion by, #1 Crush Object by, Fan Faves Best Newbie by, Best Eye Catcher by, Best US Newcomer by the Venus Awards, Best New Performer by, Premium Fuck-Maker by, Twitter Babe by, New Starlet of the Year by XBIZ, New Starlet by XRCO, and Must-See Girl of 2009 by Dr. Jay.