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If you have information about anyone, esp. obits please e-mail us.
If you personally knew any & would like to share your memories please e-mail us.


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This page is the current scoreboard, as we know it, of nude models, actors in erotic films/videos, photographers 
& directors who have crossed the river Styx or are alleged to have crossed plus the names of those who are still around by the grace of the Almighty.

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BELOVED by friends & "family" & ADORED by fans
As long as they are remembered they live on.
Thank you all for the pleasure & joy you gave us, many times despite personal problems.


We love you all & miss you all greatly.

( Use control F in your browser to locate names. )

"MORGAN" (YMAC/Higgins - murdered-thrown off cliff early 80s)   "MICHAEL & PHILLIP " (Falcon - lovers - A.I.D.S.)  John M. "JAKE CORBIN" Aveno  (1963-1992 Erotic actor/ performer A.I.D.S.)  Frederick Martin "MARC RADCLIFFE" Shasteen, Jr. (1966-1995 drowned at home in tub)   Dom Stephen "ETIENNE" / "STEPHEN" Orejudos (09-24-1991  A.I.D.S. co-founder of Kris studios & legendary artist)  WAYNE ARLEN/JOHN DAVIDSON (AMG/Champion - Vietnam)  NORD STOD (Champion - suicide)  TOMMY JAMISON (Mel Roberts - Vietnam)  BURT EDWARDS (Jaguar/Falcon - A.I.D.S. suicide)   MARC "10 1/2" STEVENS (suicide by gun A.I.D.S.)   Kelly Doyle "DICK MASTERS" Trammel (1964-1990 Falcon - Spinal cancer)  Rolando Angelo "ANGELO / STEVEN MOORE / JACK PALMS / CHUCK PALMS" /Raquel Tori " STASHA" Aleman (1969-1993 Gay porn star who later had a sex change - leukemia)  James Allen "KURT MARSHALL" Rideout, Jr. (1965-1988 Falcon - kidney disease)   JOEL CURRY (suicide)  Daniel Vladimir "DANIEL HOLT" Niedorf (1958-1993 heart attack in tub after a week of crystal meth & no sleep had A.I.D.S.)  JOHN CURTIS HOLMES (1944-1988 asst. things including A.I.D.S.)  Winn "MIKE DAVIS" Strickland (Colt - A.I.D.S.)  Jim "J. W. KING" Waldrop (07-21-19550 -  12-05-1986 A.I.D.S.)   John Nelson "JON  KING" Gaines (1963-1995 A.I.D.S.)  Thomas "JOE SIMMONS" Williams (1959-1995 A.I.D.S.)  Michael "TONY BRAVO" Pietri (1958-1990 Falcon A.I.D.S. Falcon star) John R." SCOTT O'HARA" Scott ( 10/16/61 - 2/18/98 A.I.D.S.)    Roger "FRANK VICKERS" Koch (1948-1991 A.I.D.S.)  Richard Holt "RICHARD LOCKE" Locke (1941-1996 A.I.D.S.)   Rick Steven 'BEN BARKER" Sanford (Catalina Star, Writer & "Sweeney Todd..." freak  1951-1995 A.I.D.S.)  Coleman Charles  "KEITH ARDENT" Jones, Jr. (1954-1992 A.I.D.S.)   ARTHUR BRESSAN, Jr. (director - A.I.D.S.)  Jeffrey Wayne "BUSTER" Cole (1956 - 05-10-1991 congestive heart failure on top of kidney, liver & other heart problems.)   JIM ED THOMPSON (1946-1988 S&M star lover of Chris Burns A.I.D.S.) Danny Joe "CHRIS BURNS" Burns (1958-1995 legendary erotic actor/performer esp. in kink A.I.D.S.)  Dominique Georges " LUCKY LUC" Drevet-Mathieu (actor/director A.I.D.S. 40, 3-2-1992)  JOHNNY DAWES (1955-1989 "Bad Bad Boys" A.I.D.S.)   Russell "Rusty" "PIERCE DANIELS" Wallace (1958-1995 A.I.D.S.)  Cal "CASEY DONOVAN" CULVER (A.I.D.S. 1943-1987 )  David Lee "LON FLEXX" Anderson (1965-1995 A.I.D.S.)   Robert "BOB SHANE" Schmidlin ( actor Roy Garrett's lover A.I.D.S. 1961-1987)  Roy Garrett " ROY GARRETT" Samber (A.I.D.S., 37, 4-3-1992, erotic film star/model/performer/poet, Man-Age discovery)   Donald E. "THOM KATT" Ishmael (the Original with the claw scar tattoo & pierced dick A.I.D.S.)  Wolfgang "RYDER HANSON" Praegert (1957-1989 A.I.D.S.)  William Kenneth "BILL HARRISON" Harrison ("Bijou" A.I.D.S. 1947 - 10-18-1991)  Richard "JESSE KOHLER" Kunze  (1957-1989 A.I.D.S. porn actor)  Douglas Murrell "TIM KRAMER" Cooper (1958-1992 A.I.D.S.)  Darwin Lee "CHRIS LADD" Moehle (1960-1990 A.I.D.S.)   Andrew "Drew" Robert "AL PARKER" Okun (1952-1992 Surge A.I.D.S.)  Darras Robert "LEE RYDER" Pyron (1959-1991 A.I.D.S.) Leo "LEO FORD" Hilgeford (1957-1991 died a few days after being hit by a car while on motorcycle with his lover, Craig Markle)  Ricky "DICK FISK" Fitts ( 10-31-83 Falcon - car accident he was 28) William "BIG" BILLY ELD/YOUNG" Eld (Cocaine addiction slowly drained his life)  Robert Lance "CHRISTOPHER LANCE" Slacke (1966-1994 Matt Sterling/Falcon/Higgins stabbed to death by criminal died at Parkland Memorial where JFK was pronounced dead) Christopher John "CHRISTIAN FOX " McLaughlin(1974-1996 massive drug overdose)   Steven Matthew "MATT GUNTHER" Laing (1963-1997 A.I.D.S.)  Nicholas "Nick" Anthony "JOEY STEFANO" Iacona (1968-1994 drug overdose, model/porn star/legend)  Scott Taylor "SCOTT TAYLOR" Hampton  (1954-1994 master solo erotic artist with large subincision  A.I.D.S. wanted his body to go to college to be sliced up-an artist to the end)  Charles "Chuck" Stephen "CLINT LOCKNER" Romanski 1943-1993 Colt A.I.D.S.)  Jeffrey Garrison "BRAD PETERS" Woodward (1958-1994 Catalina A.I.D.S.)  Rick "GLENN STEERS" Sommers (1958-1994 Colt A.I.D.S.)  Jay B. "JEFF LAWRENCE" Morris (1950-1994 director A.I.D.S.)  Roger John "ERIC STONE" Zellner (1959-1996 Falcon A.I.D.S.)  Dennis "DEREK POWERS" Phung (1946-1996 director/photographer murdered: two of his models tied him to a chair & used the claw end of a hammer on his head then put a Halloween mask on him)   Stephen Arnold "JASON STEELE" Ehpgrave Kuttner  (1950-1995  fab nipples A.I.D.S.)  Kenneth J. "JIM MOORE /CODY RICHARDS " Savoie (1961-1988 A.I.D.S.)  TOM FARRELL (1971-1993 hit and run victim)  Alain "LUC COLTON / MATT CLARKE" Ruest   (1959-1993 Falcon A.I.D.S.)   Darren Eugene "DARRYL WELD / ANSEL RAINIER" Harris (1965 - 07-24-1991 erotic film actor-director -performer A.I.D.S.)   Todd Dunning "CHRIS WILLIAMS" Bart  (1967- 09-11-1991 Falcon A.I.D.S.)  T. R. WITOMSKI ( 1992 A.I.D.S. director Katsam Productions)  Frederick Crane "TRAY CHRISTOPHER" / "CHRISTOPHER RAGE" / "MARY JIM STUNNING" Mongue III ( 1948 - 04-24-1991 Hand-in-Hand, wannabe singer, "Live Video" directed and "acted" in sleazy videos he made A.I.D.S.)  William Arnold "BILLY LONDON" Newton (1965-1990 kidnapped and murdered only his head and feet found in dumpster)  George Joseph "STEVEN CRAIG/KREIG" Dufour (1958-1990 star of the safesex video "Life Guard" A.I.D.S.)   Luke "STEVE KENNEDY" Bender (1995 A.I.D.S.)  Nikolai Elliott Nikolai Elliott "NICK ELLIOT" Ursin (1942-1990 director of many classic films including "Duffy's Tavern" A.I.D.S.)  LOU THOMAS (1933-1990 co-founder of  Lugar, Colt and Target A.I.D.S.)  JOEY YALE ( 4-18-86 lover of Fred Halsted actor director A.I.D.S.) FRED HALSTED (1941-1989 director  suicide-couldn't go on living without his beloved Joey)  Phillip "LUKE" Wagner  (1959-1989 Falcon/Hand-in-Hand A.I.D.S.)  Larry "MARK  REYNOLDS / WARREN STEVENS / KEITH WEBSTER / BILL HILL" Ginsburg (1942-1989 the legendary Larry Ginsburg who founded Trademark & TCS  gave us Kip Knoll & Buster among others massive heart attack) Michael John " ERIC STRYKER / NOEL KEMP / MIKE KELLY" Saunders (1954-1988 "Student Bodies"  AIDS Activist A.I.D.S.)  DANIE  CONNORS (P.M. Productions suicide)  Leon "LEE RICHARDS" Mouton (P.M. Productions A.I.D.S.)  BOB BLOUNT ( 9-6-79 Colt  on motorcycle slammed into tree)  William Anthony "BRANDON WILDE" Filoromo  (1957-1996 murdered) 1957-1996 murdered)  NICK RODGERS ("Grease Monkeys" "The Idol" A.I.D.S.)  TEX ANTHONY TEX ANTHONY ( A.I.D.S)  DAVE CONNORS (A.I.D.S.)   Daryl ROGER Hanson  (1954-1982 Blueboy discovery & Hand-in-Hand model car accident)   "MELCHOR" Diaz (A.I.D.S.)  ROBERT LaTOURNEAUX (the actor who played the present-"Cowboy" on stage & in the film "The Boys in The Band" and later became a nude model/porn actor/actual hustler (life imitating art) 6-3-86 A.I.D.S.)  Dennis "WADE NICHOLS" Parker (discovered by Champion he did work for "Hand-in-Hand, nude modeling then soap operas on TV & had a disco recording career under his real name Dennis Parker 1-28-85 A.I.D.S.)   NEAL "BLADE" BATES (the immortal artist 11-29-16 to 6-27-89)  J. BRIAN (one of the legends in photography & Gay films 1-28-85 Heart Attack brought on by drinking)    John "LEE BALDWIN" Mallette (5-18-62 Buffalo, NY - 11-30-98 massive heart attack Baltimore, MD, the prince of  kink porn)  JOE TIFFENBACH  / LOU ALTON (heart attack, 67, 1-27-92 director/photographer)  James "JIMMY CRICKET" Mello (A.I.D.S. May 16th, 1954 - September 17th, 1992 director/& performer, managed & produced shows on a professional level at NYC's seedy Gaiety Theatre & gave it a Golden age. Directed "Gay Morning America")  Matthew "BEAU MATTHEWS' Polchert / Congelosi (A.I.D.S. , 29, 7-20-1986 porn actor)    Charles "DAMIEN CHARLES"  Herschberg (brain tumor, writer/ Man-Age discovered model)   HAROLD HARRIS GATES, Jr. (A.I.D.S., 33, 10-26-1991 Colt model)   Edward "KYLE HAZZARD" Izzo (A.I.D.S. 1-16-88 porn actor)  Gregory Leslie "ROD PHILLIPS" Patton ( A.I.D.S., 1960-1993)  ROBERT MAPPLETHORPE (A.I.D.S.,42, 3-9-89 shit eating hustler/con artist/phony)  REUBEN STURMAN (1924-1997 heart & kidney failure "The Father of the Adult Industry" Sovereign & MagCorp - magazine publisher & the money behind Glenn M. Turner's STARS magazine)  Wilbur James "SCORPIO" Weiss, Jr. (grade b- porn star & trouble maker 1952 - 1998 A.I.D.S)grade b- porn star & trouble maker 1952 - 1998 A.I.D.S, Man-Age discovery)   Rommel Eugene "STEVE FOX" Hunt ("Foul Play" "Fox's Lair" 10-23-1997 suicide ending 2 years of mental illness) ROBERT OPEL ("FeyWays Prod. & the official streaker of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences cold bloodedly murdered 7-8-79)   Troy Andrew"JEREMY SCOTT" Myers (1961 - 1994 Nova/Higgins)   Paul Francis "PAUL DIROSA / SERGIO CANALI" Sypek  (1963 - 1994 Man-Age Studios discovery   did work for Higgins)  Timothy "MIKE DEAN" King   Timothy "MIKE DEAN" King (1961-1990 Higgins)  David Alan "LANCE" Reis (1962-1991 A.I.D.S. YMAC/Higgins/Falcon)   BOSCH WAGNER (A.I.D.S.) Donald Keith "SPARKY O'TOOLE" Paton (A.I.D.S. 1967-1999)  Steve Reeves - Hercules (01/21/1926 - 05/01/2000 cancer)  JON VINCENT (5/4/2000 heroin overdose) Thomas Robert "CHET THOMAS" Edwards (Catalina 1959-1997 A.I.D.S.)  David  Alan "DAVE CHANDLER" Kemple (1969-1999 Studio 2000 accidental death via head injury) Thom A. "KEITH ANTHONI" Plaski / Amorelli ( 02-09-1952 - 07-22-1991 A.I.D.S. actor/singer "Catching Up" Man-Age exclusive model)  Joel Charles "JOEL CHRISTOPHER" Suraci (12-19-1991 A.I.D.S. nude model/stripper)  Ken "KEN REMSON " Ramsaur (Man-Age model,  first "famous" AIDS death introduced to the nation by Geraldo Rivera on 20/20 on 2 consecutive shows. Ken died between broadcasts)  Jeffrey James "JON VINCENT" Vickers (1962-2000 accidental heroin overdose a few months after moving to NYC from Los Angeles)  Gary Robert "JAMOO" Whitaker (1971-2000 accidental drug overdose   adult video star - hustler - writer) Dick Fontaine (2000 - legendary Physique photographer)  Thomas R. "PETER WAVES" Williams ( A.I.D.S., 1960-1993)  David " MASON FLYNT" Glickman (January 4, 2002  41 A.I.D.S. porn actor)  Kenneth " MIKE HENSON" Seymour (September 20, 2002  heroin overdose Gay film actor) RON PEARSON ( On of the Stars of Falcon's classic "Style" A.I.D.S., 1959-2001)  Jon Steven " SONNY ADAMS" Spivey ( 04/131948-08/01/2001 nterstitial pulmonary disease, beloved friend & model of Mel Roberts) Geoffrey "GEOFFREY KAREN DIOR " Gann (02/14/1967-08/25/2004 Television & adult film actor, director, model, author, giant of adult film industry who proved if you have talent you can do it all of  HIV Hepatitis combo )  Barry J. T. "JOHNNY RAHM" Rogers (06/11/1965-11/07/2004 Beloved, highly talented  Gay actor of many adult films. HIV pos- suicide caused by despair)  John "SEAN" Klamik ( July 22, 1935 - January 5, 2005  beloved artist & legend of pneumonia)  David "ERRON - JEREMY BRENT" Skrivanek ( August 8, 1943 - April 22, 1986  beloved Colt Studio legend  AIDS complications)   Andy Dill  ( October 12, 1967 - December 6, 2006  actor & producer died after short bout with meningitis) Chris "TOM HOWARD" Welch  ( June 20, 1967-February 27, 2007 Colt & Palm Drive Video actor)  Russel Charles  "KYLE McKENNA" McCoy  ( October 27, 1968-March 14, 2000 Gay Adult actor, suicide due to his christian family's hate)  Robert Christopher  "BRETT MYCLES" Sager  ( December 2, 1977 - February 25, 2007 died in sleep of heart failure, family history of such, actor in Gay & Straight adult films, nude, fashion & fitness model)  Shawn L.  "CODY FOSTER" Sumner  ( October 9, 1970 - January 7 , 2007 liver cancer - Gay Adult film star)  Mel  "MEL ROBERTS" Kells  (August 9, 1923-August 8, 2007 Cinematographer at Columbis Pictures & United Artists,  Legendary Photographer, editor for Bel Ami, dear & beloved friend - ALS - Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis Lou Gehrig's disease. Vallott  "VAL MARTIN" Martinelli  ( July 19, 1939 - April 13, 1985 a very beloved legend in the Gay community via AIDS)  Thomas Earl "KIP KNOLL" Hagen ( August 7, 1957 - May 21, 2001 The first true Gay SuperStar greatly beloved  heart attack )  Jean Daniel  Cadinot  ( February 10, 1944 -April 23. 2008 heart attack - Legendary Gay Photographer & Director who created the most beautiful erotic films in the world) Larry Townsend  (October 27, 1930 - July 29, 2008 famed author & legend) John  "JACK WRANGLER" Stillman ( 07-11-1946 - 04-07-2009.  Legend, Icon. actor, warm, funny & very much loved   emphysema) Allan Gassman ( September 3, 1962 -April 12, 2010 drug overdose combined with being HIV positive - Actor in a number of Robert Patrick plays as well as Gay adult films, director & writer. Did documentary "The O Boys: Parties, Porn & Politics")  Chad "JOSH WESTON" Jason Hull ( January 20, 1973 - December 16, 2012 beloved dancer/actor former Falcon exclusive  AIDS complications) 

BELOVED & GREATLY MISSED
NAMES UNKNOWN - MORE & Company models (tortured & murdered by Dean Corll in Houston mass murder early 70s)

HAND-in-HAND films the Gay MGM:
JACK DEVEAU
(1935 - 12-2-82 Lung cancer)      Sidney "MARK WOODWARD" Soons (1949-1984 A.I.D.S.)  KEES CHAPMAN (12-05-1948 -7-8-1988   A.I.D.S.)

PLEASE NOTE:
There is a SICK shit on the Web trying to pass himself off as the legendary ROGER. Roger died in a car crash in 1982.

 Please click here to read the PDF Format of Jack Fritscher's bio of  ROGER

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These are names of  those we know or believe to have passed
but we as yet do not have absolute confirmation.
If you have an obit or info
( full real name, date of birth, date & place of death, Social Security Number 
so we can confirm via the Social Security Death Index ) please e-mail us.

MARK SCOTT SOLO     RANDY RYDER     BRIAN HAWKES    Andrew Michael John "ANDY MANTEGNA" Ferraro     CHAD DOUGLAS   
RANDY SUTTON    GARY WILDE   STEVE BOYD

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This section is for those we know to be alive that  you might have wondered about .

TONY RIVERS   RAY FULLER    JIM STRYKER (Champion)   SCOTT MANLEY (Champion)    GALE HARPER  (Champion)  DAVID ASHFIELD 
CORY MONROE    STEVE YORK   JAMIE WINGO     KEVIN WILLIAMS       TIM LOWE    TED COX     TOBY ROSS    ROBERT SPELLER 
KEVIN MARSH   JOHN DAVENPORT   KARL THOMAS   CASEY JORDAN   BUDDY REAGAN   the original TOMMY WILDE   DANY BROWN  
RICK DONOVAN   KEVIN MARSH  GREG DALE    PAUL DOUGLAS   CHAD JAMES   BRETT SIMMS     SHAWN MAYOTTE (Kurt Deitrick - YMAC's DIRK)

EXIT