By Brian Gross
(LOS ANGELES, CA / May 4, 2017) – Adult stars Joanna Angel and Small Hands have been invited to appear at Shock Stock, Canada’s premier horror and sci-fi expo, held in London, Ontario, May 5-7, 2017.
The porn power couple will judge the show’s official Miss Shock Stock horror beauty pageant in search of a new reigning Scream Queen, and Angel and Small Hands will be available to fans for photo opportunities on the con’s show floor.
“We are so excited to be part of such a special convention,” said Angel, an award-winning performer, director and founder of adult studio BurningAngel Entertainment. “The fans that attend are amazing. The other featured guests attending are legendary, like Kane Hodder from the Friday the 13th series, and Carl Gabriel from Cannibal Holocaust. It truly makes me happy that the BurningAngel classic horror pornos are respected in this community as collector’s items. Myself and Mr. Hands can’t wait!”
Angel and Small Hands are well-known for poking fun at horror, sci-fi and fantasy themes in BurningAngel’s XXX parodies; big-budget horror feature Cindy Queen of Hell currently stands as a company top-seller (and industry award winner), proving that “these particular genres never seem to go out of style or lose their fan base,” said Angel.
Shock Stock 2017 will take place at the RAMADA London, located at 817 Exeter Road, with day and weekend passes still available for purchase at the website. For more information about Joanna Angel and Small Hands at Shock Stock horror con, visit shock-stock.com.
ABOUT JOANNA ANGEL AND BURNINGANGEL:
“Joanna Angel, the porn star/director/producer who pioneered the “alt-porn” genre” — Dan Savage
“One of the most powerful feminist icons in the adult industry” — Pacific Standard
“Burning Angel, porn star Joanna Angel’s successful “punk porn” production company” — The Nation
“If you enjoy an alternative punk and tattooed aesthetic, visit Burning Angel” — Refinery 29
“Joanna Angel started the alt-porn studio Burning Angel, employing girls with tattoos and piercings, as part of a booming microgenre of punk-themed porn that began taking hold in the late ’90s and exploded during the 2000s.” — Grantland
Pushing the envelope, the BurningAngel empire is a refreshingly unique web cocktail of sex, rock n’ roll and pop culture. BurningAngel.com launched in 2002 with a few sets of photos and a band interview, conceived by two amateur college kids from Rutgers University, Joanna Angel and Mitch Fontaine. It has since exploded into a fierce indie company, pioneering a new species of erotica known as “alt porn,” with a network of websites and hundreds of DVDs to its credit. BurningAngel is revered for popularizing alternative-style girls, and prides itself on delivering hardcore adult content alongside band interviews, record reviews and its own social networking community.
As both the star of many of BurningAngel’s movies and company spokesperson/owner, Angel has stormed both mainstream and adult media. She has appeared on the cover of every major adult magazine (AVN, Club, Hustler, Picture Magazine, Adam Film World, Xtreme and more), and has been featured in numerous tattoo magazines as well (some include Prick, Taboo, Inked and Savage). Angel has been featured on Fox News, Playboy TV, Fuse TV, G4 TV, KROQ Radio, as a regular on the Jason Ellis show on SIRIUS Radio, as a guest on the series premiere of TLC’s LA Ink and in a speaking role on Adult Swim’s Children’s Hospital. She has also appeared in The New York Times, Newsweek, Inc. Magazine, The Village Voice, The New York Press, Esquire UK, Details and Penthouse, among others. Heeb Magazine featured Angel as its cover girl, naming her one of the Top 100 Up-and-Coming Jews in 2005; the New York Post featured her as one of the Top 25 Sexiest New Yorkers, and Playboy.com named Angel one of the 50 Hottest Adult Stars on Instagram. Angel also co-hosted the 2016 AVN Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Angel has also made her mark in the sex toy world, becoming a venerated Fleshlight Girl in 2013 and creating a BDSM line of toys with Stockroom. The same year, she made further strides into the mainstream world with a speaking role in the indie drama Scrapper. BurningAngel has brought home several awards from all the major adult shows—from AVN to XBIZ, to XRCO to YNOT. Some of its accolades include Best Porn Star Website, Best Web Premiere and Best Sex Comedy.
From a college dorm room to national television, Joanna Angel and BurningAngel have made their mark in entertainment, and it’s only just beginning.
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