CANOGA PARK, Calif.—Mercenary Pictures' Pole Position: Lex POV 9 is up for the X-Rated Critics Organization Best POV Movie award.

"The XRCO awards show is one of the highlights of our year and we're very pleased with their nomination of Pole Position 9 for this year's Best POV Movie," Lexington Steele, owner of Mercenary Pictures, past XRCO Male Performer of the Year and Hall of Fame inductee, said.

"I look forward to celebrating with the industry at this year's XRCO Awards," he added.

Pole Position: Lex POV 9 stars Sarah Vandella (now Sara Sloane), Flower Tucci, Cherokee D'Ass, Rebeca Linares, Janet Mason and Steele. The Vandella/Steele pairing was also nominated for AVN's Best POV Sex Scene.

Winners will be announced at the 26th Annual XRCO Awards on April 29.