Vivid Studio Insider For February 15, 2013

TMZ REPORTS ON VIVID’S INTEREST IN JAMES DEEN – TMZ has obtained a copy of a letter from Vivid’s Steven Hirsch to actor James Deen, asking him to consider doing an X-rated parody of The Canyons.  Here’s how TMZ reported the story:  “Here’s a switch. Adult star James Deen has a chance to star in a parody of his own mainstream movie. TMZ reported that Vivid Entertainment co-chairman Steven Hirsch has sent a letter to Deen asking him to direct and star in a film spoofing the Hollywood production of The Canyons in which he starred with Lindsay Lohan. The letter said that Vivid’s been following the film with ‘great anticipation’ and VividTV is interested in producing a parody version.

"It would be a first in parodies…the actual star of a mainstream movie also starring in an X-rated version of that same movie. How cool is that?,’ the letter said. Hirsch goes on to say that the project would be a great place for Deen to showcase his acting and directing talents for more mainstream exposure.Vivid said it has already lined up a cast list of ‘hot women’ to play Lohan.” 

SUPERMAN VS SPIDERMAN CALLED ‘INCREDIBLE’ – PornCriticTV Blogspot screened Superman vs. Spiderman recently and according to its review, came away impressed. Here’s a portion of the review:  “It’s a pretty weird film…the lighting is incredible, the set design is  perfect, the acting is pretty good, too.  And, there’s something about watching your favorite superheroes f*ck. You get to see the real thing. It’s incredible.”

DISCLAIMER: "Superman VS Spider-Man XXX: an Axel Braun parody" IS A PARODY MOVIE. This movie is not sponsored, endorsed by, or affiliated with any entity owning the rights to the characters parodied therein or the work being parodied.

AXEL BRAUN AT UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO ‘SEX WEEK’ – Axel Braun was booked as the featured speaker at the first annual Sex Week at the University of Chicago. He was scheduled to speak following a screening of Star Wars XXX: A Porn Parody, fresh from winning eight AVN Awards including Best Selling and Renting Movie of the Year. The seven-day on-campus Sex Week program has featured 40 events on a wide range of sex-related issues. According to the Chicago Maroon newspaper, Braun, “who has directed over 400 adult films, is arguably the biggest star who has signed on to participate.”  Third-year student Angela Wang, an organizer of the event, said of the agreement by Braun to participate, “I got pretty lucky with that one.”

DISCLAIMERS: “Star Wars XXX: A Porn Parody” IS A PARODY MOVIE.  The movie is not sponsored, endorsed by, or affiliated with DC Comics, Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd or Lucasfilm Ltd. or their partners, affiliates and/or parent companies or any other person or entity affiliated with the parodied movie.