Astoria's Shinefish Films Nabs Five Urban X Nominations

SACRAMENTO, Calif.—Anjanette Astoria's Shinefish Films has secured five Urban X Nominations for 2011. Those categories include Best Anal Sex Scene for Anjanette Astoria and Jay Lassiter in Cougar on the Prowl; Best MILF Release for Shinefish Films' Cougar on the Prowl. distributed by Notorious XXX/Multimedia; Best Girl/Girl Sex Scene for Anjanette Astoria and Jennifer White in Shinefish Films' The Session; Feature Movie of The Year for The Session; and Best Three-Way Sex Scene for Kira Silver, Anjanette Astoria and Sean Michaels in Cougar on the Prowl.

"We are elated with the nomination nods," Astoria said, "and very proud to be recognized for our commitment promoting ethically and culturally diverse films as we feel that this approach more truly represents the real sexual fabric of our society. Our approach has been to blend niche markets of fetish, color and culture into adult films and then to turn adult films into future XXX mainstream movies."

In May of this year, Astoria also launched two websites with her newly formed Shinefish Digital: and

Anjanette Astoria herself was also nominated in two star categories for Urban X: Best MILF of the Year and Best Boobs.

Anjanette Astoria was discovered by award-winning adult performers/directors Steve Holmes and Ron Jeremy when she added her profile as a fan to the social site, owned by AEBN. Astoria credits xPeeps for helping launch her career in adult film.