Mexican born Dean Phoenix is easily one of the most recognized faces in porn. Dean performed his first scene in 1998. Shortly after his first scene alongside Tanner Hayes in 1st Time Tryers #9 his career took off and Dean went on to appear in dozens of top selling videos. In late 2000 Dean retired from the industry only to return in 2004 after reading the script for Jerry Douglas' Buckleroos. Dean decided not only to return but also to perform his first bottom scene on screen. His role in the film earned him awards for "Best Actor" and "Best Sex Scene" at the 2005 GayVN Awards. Dean continues to work mainly for Buckshot Studios, appearing in popular films like Leather Bound, Brotherhood and Strong Will: The Assertion. Aside from performing on screen Dean is also a bartender in LA. He enjoys meeting new fans and traveling to various events to promote his films.