This is a list of notable men who have appeared in gay pornographic films. Gay pornographic films trace their origins to the Athletic Model Guild , founded in Los Angeles in , which produced photographs and still images later turned into films and porn loops. This list includes male actors in gay pornographic films who may be notable for their gay pornography and those who may be notable for other reasons or both. The listing is alphabetic by first name. Some performers have many pseudonyms and stage names indicated here by a. Multiple pseudonyms are utilized for a variety of reasons including legal constraints, the appearance of having more actors working at a studio, an actor's wishing to disguise how many films he is working on or that he is doing work for another studio, etc. The men listed here are known to have appeared in a gay porn film; however, this does not necessarily mean they are gay—see gay-for-pay.