CHICAGO — Raging Stallion/Falcon Studios, which garnered 60 nominations this year for the Grabbys, received 10 awards last night at Chicago's Park West Theatre.
Three of the Grabbys were for "Brutal 1 & 2," the two-part ultimate fighting-inspired epic, which won for Best Director (Tony DiMarco), Best Videographer (DiMarco) and Best Supporting Actor (Brenn Wyson).
All told, Raging Stallion/Falcon received 60 Grabbys nominations for multiple categories.
Falcon's Mustang Studio clinched Best Three Way (Dominic Pacifico, Spencer Reed and Alexsander Freitas in “Adrenaline“) and Best Cum Scene (Samuel Colt, Alessio Romero, Arpad Miklos, Brenn Wyson in “Crotch Rocket“), while the Jocks brand scored a win for Best Solo featuring Shane Frost in Shane's Pool Party.
Raging Stallion/Falcon exclusives also won big. Angelo Marconi captured Hottest Bottom honors and Samuel Colt received the Performer of the Year award.
"We're honored for all the awards at this year's Grabbys, and we want to thank the judges and everyone involved with the Grabbys for this overwhelming recognition," said Chris Ward, president of Raging Stallion/Falcon . "This is a testament to the talent and hard work that our directors, models and staff members bring to every production, and I am tremendously proud of all of them.
"A special congratulation goes to Tony Dimarco — he's a visionary who consistently produces amazing movies."
In addition to Raging Stallion/Falcon nominations and wins, sister company Naked Sword won for Best VOD Site and parent company AEBN was nominated for Best VOD and Best Affiliate Program.
Jerry Anders, AEBN's vice president of sales and marketing, said he was thrilled at the results.
"When we wanted to expand our reach in the gay market, we knew the best way to do so was partner closely with Falcon and Raging Stallion because of their unparalleled expertise," he said. "We would like to congratulate them on their much deserved wins."