Randy Cochran is an African-American former gay pornographic film actor whose career was active in the 1980s and 1990s. Prior to his pornographic film career, he worked as a Navy medical corpsman and dancer.[3] He was the first African American porn actor nominated for Best Actor (Gay) before the gay portion of the AVN Awards became the GayVN Awards.[3] In 2006, he was inducted into the GayVN Hall of Fame[4] and in 2012 he was presented a Lifetime Achievement award by the Blatino Erotica Awards.[5]