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Tommy Gunn (actor)

Tommy Gunn
Tommy Gunn - Los Angeles, CA, January 2010
Born Thomas Joseph Strada[1]
(1967-05-13) May 13, 1967
Cherry Hill, New Jersey, U.S.
Nationality American
Ethnicity Half Italian, Half Chinese[2]
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg)
Spouse(s) Rita Faltoyano (2005-2008) (divorced)
No. of adult films 1214 as performer, 4 as director ([per IAFD)

Thomas Joseph Strada (born May 13, 1967), known by his stage name Tommy Gunn, is an American pornographic film actor.


  • Career 1
    • Mainstream appearances 1.1
    • Business ventures 1.2
  • Personal life 2
  • Awards 3
  • Filmography 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6


Beginning his career in pornographic films in 2004, Gunn was soon recognized as the 2005 AVN Best Male Newcomer award. He likewise received the 2006 AVN Best Supporting Actor for his role in Pirates and a second AVN Male Performer of the Year for 2007.

In 2009, Gunn directed and starred in a 3-D choose-your-own-adventure movie titled Cummin' At You 3D.[3]

Mainstream appearances

In 2007 Gunn appeared in the music video for "The Moneymaker" by American indie rock band Rilo Kiley.[4] In 2010 Gunn appeared in an episode of Entourage.[5] In 2011 he had an unbilled role in Mommy & Me, a comedy film, directed by Jennifer James. In 2014, he appeared in the horror film Wolves, directed by David Hayter.[1]

Business ventures

In February 2012, he launched his own underwear line.[1]

Personal life

He was married to porn actress Rita Faltoyano from 2005-2008. When asked during an August 2007 interview if there was a romance between him and fellow porn star Ashlynn Brooke, Gunn's reply was, "I think we are becoming something more." Gunn and Brooke have since ended their relationship.[6]

Gunn had a zombie-proofed van, which he sold on the TV show Pawn Stars for $11,000.[7]


Gunn in 2007.
  • 2005 AVN Award – Best Male Newcomer[8]
  • 2005 XRCO Award – New Stud[9]
  • 2006 AVN Award – Best Couples Sex Scene (Video) – Porn Star (with Brittney Skye)[10]
  • 2006 AVN Award – Best Supporting Actor (Video) – Pirates[10]
  • 2006 Eroticline Award – Best International Actor[11]
  • 2006 NightMoves Award – Best New Director (Fan's Choice)[12]
  • 2007 AVN Award – Best Group Sex Scene (Film) – FUCK (with Carmen Hart, Katsuni, Kirsten Price, Mia Smiles, Eric Masterson, Chris Cannon & Randy Spears)[13]
  • 2007 AVN Award – Best Oral Sex Scene (Film) – FUCK (with Ice LaFox, Eric Masterson, Marcus London & Mario Rossi)[13]
  • 2007 AVN Award – Best POV Sex Scene – Jack's POV 2 (with Naomi)[13]
  • 2007 AVN Award – Male Performer of the Year[13]
  • 2007 XRCO Award – Male Performer of the Year[14]
  • 2008 NightMoves Award – Best Male Performer (Fan's Choice)[15]
  • 2009 NightMoves Hall of Fame inductee[16]
  • 2011 NightMoves Award – Best Male Performer (Editor’s Choice)[17]
  • 2011 XBIZ Award – Male Performer of the Year[18]
  • 2015 XBIZ Award – Best Scene - Couples-Themed Release – Untamed Heart (with Anikka Albrite)[19]


Year Film Role Notes
2011 Mommy & Me Sleazy Sam
TV series
Year Title Role Notes
2010 Entourage Porn Vince Episode: "Lose Yourself"


  1. ^ a b c Tod Hunter, "Adult Who's Who: Tommy Gunn", AVN Magazine, Vol. 29/No. 2, Issue 362, February 2013, p.32.
  2. ^ "Jukeboxx Live," January 14, 2015, Playboy TV
  3. ^ Alison Hart (2009-09-23). "Tommy Gunn Interview". pornochromatic. Retrieved 2009-09-23. 
  4. ^ "'"Rilo Kiley Shakes 'The Moneymaker.  
  5. ^ Ariana Rodriguez (2010-06-29). "Porn Star Tommy Gunn Lands Role on ‘Entourage’ - XBIZ Newswire".  
  6. ^ Gene Ross (2007-08-13). "Ashlynn Brooke, Tommy Gunn Visit KLSX; Romance in the Wind?". AdultFYI. Retrieved 2007-08-13. 
  7. ^ Cowart, Leigh (2013-06-05). "London's Calling: Part Two". Retrieved 2013-07-20. 
  8. ^ "2005 AVN Awards Show Winners Announced".  
  9. ^ Heidi Pike-Johnson (2005-06-02). "XRCO Award Winners Announced".  
  10. ^ a b "2006 AVN Award Winners Announced".  
  11. ^ "EroticLine und GAY eLine-Awards 2006". German Adult News. 2006-10-25. Retrieved 2014-03-26. 
  12. ^ Dirty Bob (2006-10-09). "2006 Nightmoves Award Winners Announced".  
  13. ^ a b c d "2007 AVN Award Winners Announced".  
  14. ^ Tod Hunter (2007-04-06). "Hillary Scott Big Winner at XRCO Awards".  
  15. ^ David Sullivan (2008-10-14). "NightMoves Crowns 16th Annual Award Winners".  
  16. ^ "Past Winner History". NightMoves. Retrieved 2014-02-02. 
  17. ^ "NightMoves Awards Announces 2011 Winners".  
  18. ^ Dan Miller (2011-02-11). "2011 XBIZ Award Winners Announced".  
  19. ^ XBIZ Award Winners, XBIZ, January, 2015

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