Chatsworth, Calif. — AVN is holding an open casting call for the two coveted spots as 2012 Awards Trophy Girls. Female talent interested in applying need only tweet their sexiest photo to the official AVN Awards Twitter account, @AVNAwards with the hashtag phrase “#AVNTrophyGirls” included. Submissions will be accepted up until November 2 at 11:59 pm PST. All candidates must have entered the adult industry in 2011 to be eligible. Utilizing social networking allows AVN to reach a larger talent pool, while allowing fans to become part of the process.

For more information about the 2012 AVN Awards, visit the official site at www.AVNAwards.com.

Qualified media interested in obtaining credentials for the AVN Awards’ Red Carpet may email RedCarpet@avnawards.com.

The honor of Trophy Girl is bestowed upon the top new talent in the adult industry. The duo is on stage for the duration of the awards show and featured prominently on the show’s cable broadcast. Past AVN Awards Trophy Girls include superstars Alexis Ford, Chanel Preston, Madelyn Marie, Monique Alexander, Courtney Cummz, Midori, and more.

The 29th annual AVN Awards will be held January 21 at The Joint in Las Vegas’ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. The Joint is a sleek and upscale, 4,000-seat showroom with the reputation as one of the most sophisticated and authentic venues in Las Vegas.

Tickets to the gala red carpet event are also available for fans to purchase through AVNAwards.com. Industry members receive reserved seating. More information about reserved seating may be obtained by emailing Bonnie LeBlanc at tickets@avnawards.com.

Studios or groups wishing to purchase a table at the show should also email LeBlanc.

Now in its 29th year, the AVN Awards show is the adult industry’s biggest night, while the awards themselves are the industry’s highest honor. With a stylish red carpet pre-show and lavish star-studded ceremony, AVN celebrates outstanding achievements in the world of adult entertainment. 2012 show hosts include Bree Olson and Sunny Leone, as well as a soon-to-be-announced popular comedian.

Dubbed “the Oscars of adult” by Entertainment Weekly, the AVN Awards is a must-attend, must-see event featuring the hottest stars from adult and mainstream pop culture.

The AVN Awards will take place after the annual Adult Entertainment Expo (AEE). AEE runs January 18 – 21, also in the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. In 2012, AEE includes traditional exhibits, meeting rooms, exhibit suites, more networking events, more parties, more product demos and more educational components.