The Transgender Erotica Awardsformerly known as The Tranny Awards, are a group of movie awards presented annually in the United States recognizing performances and performers in the field of transgender pornographywith an emphasis on erotic photography and pornographic movies.
Organized by adult industry production company Grooby Productionsthe awards were first given in Citing a poor representation Adult movie transsexual transgender performers and producers in mainstream adult awards ceremonies,  the Tranny Awards were created to recognize achievement in the transgender adult industry.
The awards nominations are submitted from industry and fans from the transgender adult industry; the winners are voted for by a panel of judges, representing fans, producers, performers and professional critics. Each year there is a different panel of judges. InGrooby Productions sponsored the Tranny Awards to correct "the lack of recognition Adult movie transsexual the transgender erotica industry gets.
From onward, the Transgender Erotica Awards were live events. The awards were held at the Beyond the Stars Palace in Glendale and hosted by television drag celebrity Jujubeecatering to more than attendees.
The awards were once again hosted by Jujubee at the Beyond Adult movie transsexual Stars Palace on February 16,with the after party hosted the following evening at The Dragonfly in Hollywood. With the announcement of the Adult movie transsexual annual award show, Grooby renamed the organization from the Tranny Awards to the Transgender Erotica Awards. The awards were hosted by Jujubee at The Avalon on February 15,with the after party hosted the following evening at Bardot in Hollywood.