27 May 1981 |
|Other names||Keni Stiles, Kenny, Keni Style|
|Height||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)|
|Weight||129 lb (59 kg; 9.2 st)|
|No. of adult films||242 (approx. per IAFD)|
Styles was born to a single mother who was a sex worker in Thailand. They moved to the United Kingdom when she married a British national. When the marriage ended, she moved back to Thailand, leaving Styles at an orphanage where he lived until the age of 16. After living several years in a halfway house, he started Boxing and joined the British Army and served in Northern Ireland, Bosnia, Kosovo twice and Iraq twice during his seven years of active duty. After leaving the Army, he entered the pornography industry, starting a company called "Superman Stamina".
Styles has been active in pornographic movies since August 2006. He first found steady work in Eastern Europe, relocating to live in both Prague and Budapest. In January 2010, Styles moved to Los Angeles. He is regarded as the first heterosexual Asian male porn star in American pornography as well as the only active European heterosexual male porn star of Asian origin.
Awards and nominations
|2006||UK Adult Film Awards||Best Male Newcomer||Winner|
|2007||UK Adult Film Awards||Best Supporting Male Actor||Winner|
|2008||Erotic Awards||Best Porn Artist||Winner|
|2009||AVN Award||Best Male Newcomer||Nominee[dead link]|
|2010||AVN Award||Best Actor||Nominee|
|2010||AVN Award||Best Couple Sex Scene||Nominee[dead link]|
|2010||AVN Award||Best Sex Scene in a Foreign-Shot Production||Nominee[dead link]|
|2010||XBIZ Award||Male Acting Performance of the Year||Nominee|
|2010||XRCO Award||Best Single Performance Actor||Nominee|
|2011||AVN Award||Male Performer Of The Year||Nominee|
|2011||AVN Award||Best Couples Sex Scene||Nominee|
|2011||AVN Award||Best Supporting Actor||Nominee|
|2011||XBIZ Award||Male Performer Of The Year||Nominee|
|2011||XBIZ Award||Male Acting Performance Of The Year||Winner|
|2011||Urban X Award||Male Performer Of The Year||Nominee|
- "Keni Styles". Retrieved 2014-11-24.
- "FLESHBOT". FLESHBOT.com. Retrieved 2009-05-31.
- Jeff Yang (2010-03-25). "Mightier than the sword". San Francisco Chronicle. p. 2. Retrieved 16 February 2011.
- "MYSPACE". Retrieved 2009-05-31.
- Harry Mok (2011-02-04). "Bruce Lee Porn Parody Star Keni Styles Breaks Asian Male Stereotypes". Hyphen. Retrieved 16 February 2011.
- "Keni Styles profile". Warashi Asian Pornstars Database. 2009-08-28. Retrieved 16 February 2011.
- "The UK Adult Film & TV Awards 2006". BGAFD.co.uk. Retrieved 2008-11-18.
- "The UK Adult Film & TV Awards 2007". BGAFD.co.uk. Retrieved 2008-11-18.
- "Erotic Awards 2008". EROTIC-AWARDS.co.uk. Retrieved 2009-05-31.[dead link]
- "AVN 2010 Nominees". Retrieved 2011-10-04.[dead link]
- "2011 XBIZ Nominees". xbiz.com. Retrieved 2011-01-06.
- XBIZ Award Winners, XBIZ, February, 2011
- Official website
- Keni Styles at the Internet Movie Database
- Keni Styles on Twitter
- Keni Styles at the Internet Adult Film Database
- Keni Styles (28 December 2012). 8 Questions: Keni Styles, Asian American Male Adult Film Star. Interview with Koji Steven. Retrieved 24 November 2014.