Axel Braun's 'Star Wars' Parody Gets Kudos From 'The Lip News'

LOS ANGELES — A Christmas Eve edition of The Lip TV’s The Lip News (TLN) heaped kudos on Axel Braun's "Star Wars XXX: A Porn Parody" at

The Lip News is s daily news program executive produced by former Village Voice editor-in-chief and current New York Times best-selling author Tony Ortega. Wicked said the high-profile segment aired as the blockbuster parody’s SFW trailer reached 4.5 million views on YouTube.

"Who says porn has bad acting? That's clearly not the case in 'Star Wars XXX,'" host Nik Zecevic said. Speaking with co-host Jo Ankier, Zecevic went on to rave about the parody’s CGI, “quality acting,” and “amazing effects” while running an extended clip from the film.

Zecevic and Ankier’s entertaining look at the project is archived here.