Misty Stone, Ed Powers to Co-Host XRCO Awards

LOS ANGELES — Veteran adult star Misty Stone and pioneering producer/performer Ed Powers will co-host the 2013 X-Rated Critics Organization Awards on April 25 at Supperclub in Hollywood.

Stone is the star of the XRCO-nominated “Men in Black: A Hardcore Parody” from Wicked Pictures as well as “OMG It’s The Spice Girls XXX Parody” for Juicy Entertainment“and “Misty Stone Superstar” from Hustler Vide, among 200-plus other titles in her career. She recently graced the cover of the latest “Girls Of Penthouse” edition and also holds the distinction of being the first African-American performer to have her own Fleshlight.

Stone recently launched a namesake production company.

“We are thrilled to have Misty Stone for the show this year,” XRCO's Dirty Bob said. “She is one of the brightest stars in our industry and we couldn’t be prouder.”

Powers, an XRCO Hall of Fame inductee (1998) who created the the longest running series in porn, "Dirty Debutantes," has decades of industry experience and this year has been nominated in the Best Cumback Category.

“Ed Powers is a legend,” Dirty Bob said. “Who better to guide us through an evening of fun?”

Stone and Powers will take the stage as XRCO moves its show to a new venue this year for the 29th annual affair. The ceremony will take place on Thursday, April 25, at Supperclub LA, located at 6675 Hollywood Blvd., LA, 90028. Red carpet is at 7:30 and the show starts at 9 p.m.

All qualified media must pre-register and be approved prior to the event to assure access. There is no on-site or day-of-show registration. To pre-register, contact Dr. X at emmreport@gmail.com.

Visit XRCO.com for the full list of 2013 nominees.