VIVID STUDIO INSIDER FOR JANUARY 6, 2017

 VIVID SEX TAPE IN THE NEWS AS RAY J’S APPEARANCE ON BRITISH CELEBRITY BIG BROTHER MAKES HEADLINES -- The Vivid Celeb sex tape Kim Kardashian Superstar was mentioned in the British tabloids this week in connection with Ray J’s appearance on the UK version of Celebrity Big Brother. Here’s the headline on the story in The Sun: “Celebrity Big Brother viewers accuse Ray J of making another dig at Kanye West with controversial song choice after joking about Kim Kardashian sex tape." The story by Joshua Fox said in part: “After joking about his famous Vivid Celeb sex tape with Kanye’s wife Kim Kardashian the American rapper then entered the house while his track ‘I Hit It First’ blasted across the set. Ray J joked: ‘People want to know about my sex tape with Kim Kardashian.’ He then proceeded to laugh as a screenshot appeared on screen.

The rapper then urged people to ‘buy it’ and “put some money in my pocket.’” One headline in The Mirror story read: “Ray J Talks Kim Kardashian Sex Tape in Explosive Celebrity Big Brother Entrance: "You'll Remember Me from My D**k." The story added, “Ray then added how surprised he is some people still haven't seen his sexual escapades with Kim K. He said: ‘Go download it, you'll put some more money in my pocket!’” Another story in The Mirror said: “Ray J is most famous for his 2007 sex tape with Kim - who he dated from 2003 to 2006. In an interview following the sex tape leak, he claimed Kris Jenner's daughter vagina smelled, and even said he went to a doctor about the issue before confronting Kim about it. ‘I went to the doctor and asked the doctor, 'Is it me? Check me first. Okay, I'm good? What’s up with my girlfriend's coochie?'’ he says. ‘It's ridiculous! When I told Kim K, that was it. The next day, the p***y was fresh.’ He reportedly made $50k in the week after her nude pictures for Paper magazine sparked a desire to see a bit more – driving people to watch the porno, Kim K Superstar. Since 2006 it's thought Ray J has been making $90k every three months from the tape. According to president of Vivid Entertainment Steve Hirsch – the increase in sales now makes it the biggest selling celeb sex tape of all time, surpassing Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee’s one.” Other coverage included TMZ, which wrote: “Doesn't sound like he's keeping up with the Kardashians all that much anymore ... but he does have some thoughts on the retro bedroom kink.” And popular website IBTimes included this reference in its story: “In late April 2007, Kardashian dropped the suit and settled with Vivid Entertainment for $5m.”

  AIPDAILY LOOKS BACK AT SOME VIVID CELEB MOVIES -- Vivid Celeb movies were featured recently in a story in AIPDaily.com. The story began: “For about 20 years celebrity sex tapes have created major buzz in society. Before that tapes would occasionally see the light of day but with the wide availability of internet access for the home and file sharing services the sex tape boom would soon begin. There have been multiple companies that have released celebrity sex tapes over the years but the one that stands out is Vivid. So at the end of this year why don’t we look back at my top 10 Vivid Celebrity Sex Tapes, in no particular order. Among the movies mentioned were Montana, starring Montana Fishburne; Mimi and Nikko: Scandal in Atlanta, in which the VH1 Sex & Hip Hop stars “made quite the splash with this well made sex tape;” Shauna Sand Exposed starring former Playboy model Shauna Sands; Myla Sinanaj: The Anti-Kim XXX; Courtney Uncovered: The Courtney Stodden Sex Tape, which “is exclusively masturbation clips made by Courtney for her husband;” Sunny Side Up, starring Tammy Lynn Stych; Farrah Superstar: Backdoor Teen Mom, one of two releases starring Farrah Abraham; Brittney Jones Confidential, “this young brunette is a delight to watch;” Janine and Vince Neil: Hardcore and Uncensored, “being the second big sex tape to come out it holds a special place in the pantheon of celebrity sex tapes;” Kim K Superstar, “the catalyst for most of the other videos on this list.“

 THE 2017 RESOLUTIONS OF VIVID CABARET GIRLS -- Some of the hot exotic dancers at Vivid Cabaret in New York City have revealed their 2017 New Year’s resolutions, in a story posted by journalist Max Smith on the popular GuyJest blog. He writes: “At red hot Vivid Cabaret New York, home of the city’s tallest stripper pole, Vivid Cabaret New York girl Angela reveals her resolution to get a stock broker’s license. ‘I’ve been studying for the exam for a few months. I’m almost ready to conquer Wall Street!’ Vivid Cabaret girl Veronica is also focused on finance, but in a different way. ‘Everyone says my butt’s so tight, you can bounce a quarter off it,’ coos Veronica. ‘Well, I’m shooting higher. I want you to be able to bounce a dollar off it.’