Nikki Benz Surpasses 1 Million Followers on Instagram

LOS ANGELES — 2016 XBIZ Awards nominee Nikki Benz has announced that she surpassed one million followers on her Instagram.

''We all know the importance of social media presence these days, and I am truly thankful to all of my fans — a.k.a. 'Benz Mafia' — for helping me reach one million followers on Instagram," said Benz.

She has verified accounts on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter (over 787,000 followers), and reports that she is one of the most viewed adult stars on SnapChat (user: benzmafia).

Benz is currently putting the finishing touches on her first self-produced and directed movie ''Girls Love Nikki,'' to coincide with the early 2016 re-launch of her official site at NikkiBenz.com, which is part of the VNAGirls.com Network.

"2015 has been a year of ups and downs, however the positive and the great definitely took over my 2015!" Benz said. "What a year it has been. Everything from my awards, to nominations, to me producing and directing 'Girls Love Nikki' for NikkiBenz.com, which will be dropping in 2016, to me reaching new heights on social media, it all has been amazing!

"I'd like to thank the industry and my fans for their support this year!" she continued. "It is truly appreciated."

Fans can see Benz this Friday and Saturday, Dec. 18 and Dec. 19, at the Harem located at 1002 North Coliseum Blvd., Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805. For more information, call (260) 449-9100.