Eric Edwards (pornographic actor)

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Eric Edwards
Born (1945-11-30) November 30, 1945 (age 68)
Michigan, United States
Occupation Actor
Years active 1969—present

Eric Edwards (born November 30, 1945) is an American former pornographic film actor. Eric spent over three decades in the pornographic film industry after studying at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.[1] Among his pseudonyms are Eric Cowards, Erik Edwards, Rob Emmett, Rob Everett, Rob Evert or Eric Roberts.

He was diagnosed with cancer in 2003. Origninally in his colon (from which he recovered) and later in his lungs, which co-incidentally was the same type of cancer that took his father's life. As of 2013, Edwards was reported to be cancer-free but still attending regular medical check-ups. [2]

Awards[edit]

  • 1983 CAFA Best Actor for Sexcapades[3]
  • 1984 XRCO Best Actor for Great Sexpectations[3][4]
  • 1984 XRCO Male Performer of the Year[5]
  • 1985 AVN Best Actor - Film for X Factor[6]
  • 1985 CAFA Best Actor for Corporate Assets[3]
  • 1986 AVN Best Actor - Video for Dangerous Stuff[6]
  • 1986 AVN Best Couples Sex Scene - Video for Slumber Party[6]
  • 1986 XRCO Best Supporting Actor for Lust on the Orient Express[3]
  • 1989 XRCO Best Supporting Actor for Bodies in Heat 2[3]
  • 1990 AVN Best Couples Sex Scene - Film for Firestorm 3[6]
  • 1991 AVN Best Actor - Video for The Last X-rated Movie[6]
  • AVN Hall of Fame[7]
  • Hustler Walk of Fame[8]
  • Legends of Erotica[9]
  • XRCO Hall of Fame[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Eric Edwards: Twilight of a Shy Porn Star, The Rialto Report, October 6, 2013
  2. ^ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=78v3I_PAHF4
  3. ^ a b c d e "rame awards list". Retrieved 2007-12-27. 
  4. ^ Jason S. Martinko (2013). The XXX Filmography, 1968-1988. McFarland. p. 128. ISBN 978-0-7864-4184-6. Retrieved 13 January 2014. 
  5. ^ MayorDefacto. "Transcript of the video A Night of Legends: First Annual XRCO Adult Film Awards". Retrieved 2008-08-09. 
  6. ^ a b c d e "Past AVN Award Winners". Retrieved 2007-12-27. 
  7. ^ "AVN Hall of Fame". Retrieved 2007-12-27. 
  8. ^ "Hart, Edwards Set for Hustler Walk of Fame Induction". AVN. 2006-03-09. Retrieved 2013-09-24. 
  9. ^ "Legends of Erotica". Retrieved 2007-12-27. 
  10. ^ "XRCO Hall of Fame". Retrieved 2007-12-27. 

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