Adult Film Performer Tests Positive for HIV; No Further Transmission

Rhett Pardon

CANOGA PARK, Calif. — An adult film performer has tested HIV-positive, the said today.

The performer, according to, worked exclusively on condom-only productions. The performer's identity and sex were not released by the group.

However, according to The Sword, multiple sources say that it was a male gay porn performer who tested positive for HIV. 

"The positive results came back after routine testing for a scheduled shoot with," The Sword said. "Given that’s shoots are condom-only, it’s highly unlikely that the performer contracted HIV while on set." is owned and operated by Manwin. said that performers who worked with the subject were retested and each came back with negative test results.

" supports adult industry standards for performer STI testing and upholds industry protocols in the event of an exposure incident," said.

Adult industry trade association Free Speech Coalition operates, known formally as Adult Production Health & Safety Services.