ArchAngel Earns 23 AVN Awards Nominations

CHATSWORTH, CA — In just one year, ArchAngel has gone from a brand new studio to one of the top studios in the industry. ArchAngel also scored an impressive 23 2016 AVN Awards nominations.

The company is most proud of its nomination for Best New Imprint — AVN’s version of Best New Studio of the Year.

MimeFreak was honored with Best Director - Non-Feature for his work on Adriana's a Slut.

Three showcase movies received Best Star Showcase nods: Adriana Chechik’s Adriana's a Slut, Kendra Lust’s True Lust, and Karmen Karma’s Karma’s a Bitch.

The company also received one nomination for Best Anal Movie for Anal Warriors, along with two Best Anal Sex Scene noms for Dahlia Sky and Prince Yahshua in Anal Warriors, and Jada Stevens and Prince Yahshua in The Booty Movie.

Two of ArchAngel's interracial releases, A Black and White Affair and Ultimate Blondes received Best Interracial Movie nods.

They received four noms for Best Three-Way Sex Scene — two for B/B/G for True Lust with Kendra Lust, Sean Michaels and Prince Yahshua and Nina Elle is the ArchAngel with Nina Elle, Rico Strong, and Rob Piper, along with two for G/G/B for Adriana's a Slut with Adriana Chechik, Megan Rain, and Chris Strokes and The Booty Queen with Jada Stevens, Ashley Fires, and Mick Blue.

Adriana's a Slut received a Best Group Sex Scene for Chechik’s scene with Prince Yahshua, Sean Michaels, and Rico Strong.

True MILF received a nom for Best MILF Movie.

#MyFace garnered a Best Oral Movie nom.

Best T/A Movie noms were given to Beautiful Tits and The Booty Movie.

Veronica Rodriguez scored a Best Solo/Tease Performance for a scene in Freaky Petite.

MimeFreak came up with the movie title Karma’s a Bitch and it received a nod for Clever Title of the Year.

Editor, Harper, was honored with a Best Editing nom for A Black and White Affair.

“We’re very thankful to be recognized for all the hard work that the entire ArchAngel family and the talented performers we worked with put in this year,” General Manager and Director MimeFreak. “Thank you AVN for all of our nominations.”

“The first year is always the hardest, but we killed it,” says ArchAngel Owner Gabriel Guzman. “We scored nominations in many categories across the board. The Best New Imprint nomination says a lot and we will continue to stand apart from the pack and keep making innovative films in 2016.”

The AVN Awards take place at The Joint in The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on Saturday, January 23, 2016. For more information, visit

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