October 1, 1978 |
|Other names||Mr. Anaconda, Mr. 12x9|
|Height||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Weight||165 lb (75 kg; 11.8 st)|
|No. of adult films||(36 per IAFD)|
Ricky Martinez (born October 1, 1978 in the Dominican Republic) is a Dominican pornographic film actor, best known to perform autofellatio. He defines himself as straight, but he has performed in many gay-themed pornographic movies, such as BuckleRoos (Part 1), Trunks and Anaconda. Mr. Anaconda is a stage name that he uses.
Martinez did movies, personal appearances and photo shoots from 2004 to 2012, and the Internet Adult Film Database lists him in 36 titles but this is not a complete list. Martinez was the 2004 Grabby Award winner for "Hottest cum shot", the 2005 GayVN Awards winner for "Best solo" in BuckleRoos from Buckshot Productions.
Martinez was discovered in a strip show at a gay bar in New York City, and he was offered a gay pornography job in magazines and videos by Big City. Because it was gay-focussed, he turned it down. After a few months, he called the video producer back, and he negotiated what he would do in print and on camera. Big City has discovered or promoted many of the "most popular and successful black and Latino stars." Martinez made his first film, Anaconda, for Big City Video, and he was soon being courted for other studios including Channel 1 Releasing, Hot House and Colt Studios. He made the cover of Latin Inches in 2004, and, from there, "his career took off and the money started to roll in."
Martinez has been upfront with his fans that he is gay for pay in his work only, but he appreciates the opportunities to travel the world and work with great people. He has worked for most of the major California gay porn companies, which is the hub of the industry.
- 2004 Grabby Award winner, "Hottest cum shot."
- 2005 GayVN Awards winner, "Best solo" (BuckleRoos)
- 2013 Blatino Erotica Awards winner, Lifetime Achievement Award
for The Hole
|GayVN Awards for Best Solo Performance with Arpad Miklos
for BuckleRoos 1
Johnny Hazzard, Wrong Side of the Tracks Part One
- "Thug Porn Takeover," Unzipped, November 2007.
- Benoit Denizet-Lewis, "Double Lives On The Down Low," New York Time Magazine, August 3, 2003.
- Bobby Blake, My Life in Porn: The Bobby Blake Story, Running Press, 2008.
- Ricky Martinez at IAFD
- $traight $hooting: Playing gay and getting paid
- Blatino Oasis Erotica 2013 Winners Announced!
- The 14th Annual (2004) Grabby Award Winners for the 7th Annual Award Show, May 28, 2005 (Park West - Chicago, Illinois) From Gay Chicago Magazine's "Behind Closed Doors" web archive.
- "GayVN Awards past winners (select year from droplist)". AVN.
- Bigger Than Life: The History of Gay Porn Cinema from Beefcake to Hardcore By Jeffrey Escoffier