Like vloggers or "influencers," the aim is to create a greater sense of trust and intimacy—and then, where possible, to turn that into cash. He showed up for an intimate encounter with one of his favorite porn actresses. In return, performers film the interaction or at least some of it and use it for marketing—a technique that sounds like it works pretty well. The more I looked into it, speaking to performers in the UK and US, the more I became convinced it does—albeit with one important caveat. Last week, Sasha Paige—a Manchester-based fetish producer who styles herself as a "shemale escort"—launched her first competition, offering fetishists the chance to star in a video.
Nadia. Age: 30.
Others had been approached by friends in the industry keen to give it a try.
Mckinley. Age: 21.
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Judging by their physical attributes, the men in Powers' Fan films looked as likely to be genuine fans as the female lead in his film The Hitchhiker looked to be a real hapless traveler looking for a ride. The unwritten deal behind FuckAFan appears to be this: By entering the competitions, punters get the opportunity to meet their favorite performers at a much cheaper cost. In fact, he admitted to being an amateur performer himself. Sign up for our newsletter to get the best of VICE delivered to your inbox daily.