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Q&A: Abigaiil Morris Rocks Streaming, Content in All Her Geeky Gamer Glory

Q&A: Abigaiil Morris Rocks Streaming, Content in All Her Geeky Gamer Glory

Abigaiil Morris often dreamed about doing adult industry work while performing more everyday, run-of-the-mill jobs. Prior to entering the biz, she worked in data analytics, retail and assisted on mainstream film sets. She recalls that throughout all of that time, she felt deep in her bones that sex work was where she belonged. 

She was already taking her first steps toward her true passion. She had started an Instagram page a week after she turned 18, and was building a following even while pursuing more traditional gigs. This set her on her path to creating content of an NSFW variety.

I give them my time, my attention and basically give them my all for those livestreams, and I feel that they do the same for me.

Having been raised in a large family, she had learned how to develop a strong work ethic, and today she brings that devotion to everything she does, from on-set performances to cam shows, premium social media and beyond.

Morris currently balances indie creation and livestreaming with pro shoots for renowned studios like Reality Kings and Brazzers. She recently starred in the latest season of "Brazzers House," where she won a coveted ZZ contract.

Flexing her redheaded bombshell brand, along with her geeky cred as a cosplayer who can transform into fan favorites ranging from Jessica Rabbit to Spider-Woman and even Maleficent, the multifaceted star has amassed nearly 3 million followers on Instagram and Twitter, while garnering over 350,000 likes on her OnlyFans.

Now, in this Cam Star of the Month interview, Morris opens up about her business strategies, her camming tricks of the trade and her personal goals.

XBIZ: What do your live shows usually consist of, as far as chat goals and banter with fans?

MORRIS: My live shows are very open-minded. I have goals in every stream, but there’s never any strict pressure, as in “If we don’t hit this goal, I’m leaving.” I love to take the time to talk with my fans, engaging them and letting them get to know me. In turn, they’re always supporting me. It’s very much a two-way street. I give them my time, my attention and basically give them my all for those livestreams, and I feel that they do the same for me. 

XBIZ: How do you balance content creation and streaming?

MORRIS: I schedule my life in a way where I can balance not only streaming and content creation, but also studio shoots, traveling, conventions and much more. So my schedule is typically pretty tight. I stream on OnlyFans every Wednesday and Saturday, typically around 7:30 p.m. PST. Most of my following in the U.S. originated on the East Coast but in the last couple of years there’s been a major influx from the West Coast, so I find a time that’s convenient not only for me but for other states, and even people in other countries who want to view. 

XBIZ: Talk about your cam room setup. What kind of computer, lighting, camera, room decor and wardrobe do you use?

MORRIS: This one is a little complicated. I used to stream from a PC, then for a while I had a fancy webcam setup and full studio-style approach. However, I noticed that my fan base likes it more raw. So recently, I have begun using my phones, either the Galaxy S23 Ultra or the iPhone 15 Pro Max. It’s great quality, but not over the top as if I’m going for the professional look. I want it to be more personal.

I love to play dress-up, so I explore my passion during streams. I’ll do nerdy cosplays, hucow hentai doll looks or maybe even just a cute schoolgirl look. I have even done a full-blown latex dominatrix. Occasionally I’ll hop on in a regular tank top and some tiny little panties as well. I guess I pick based on what kind of mood I’m in, or I start a poll and let my fan base decide. I don’t have a specific room that I do my content or streaming in; instead, I use multiple rooms in my house decorated with collectibles or things that show my nerdy and dorky personality, and I even have a room with all my stuffed animals and pastel pink things where I can just be a princess.

XBIZ: Discuss the “Abigaiil Morris” brand in a nutshell. What’s your overall vibe, look and personality?

MORRIS: I don’t have a specific look where I can say "I’m alternative/edgy," or a pastel princess. I’m just me. I have a very nerdy background and I’m a collector of action figures, Funko Pop and Nike Jordans. However, I don’t feel like that’s my brand or personality. That’s just part of me and who I am. I have never wanted my brand to be comparable to anyone else’s. I don’t want to be remembered as a second version of someone else or a wannabe. I am me. My choices, my decisions, my start in the industry and even my personality are unique in their own way, and I don’t think I can describe myself in one sentence. One thing is for sure, I’m unpredictable!

XBIZ: What lessons from shooting professional studio scenes have improved your skills for content creation and streaming?

MORRIS: Talking! When I first started in adult work, especially filming my own solo content, I was silent. I was so afraid or embarrassed to talk. I would always think, “What if I say the wrong thing?” or “What if I sound weird?” Doing JOIs for OnlyFans helped a little, but even in my livestreams, in the beginning, I wouldn’t make a peep unless it was to answer a question that I had a rehearsed answer to.

Getting into studio/mainstream shoots changed that a lot for me. One director specifically helped me a lot by telling me, “They’re your fans, they just want to hear you, Even if you literally just narrate for them exactly what you're doing, they will still think it's hot because they’re there to see you.” That helped me to realize that yes, the people viewing my scenes wouldn’t be watching if they didn’t want to see me. And it helped me come out of my shell a lot and just say, scream or moan whatever comes in the moment.

XBIZ: Tell us about your experiences on “Brazzers House” and any other big shoots you’re especially proud of.

MORRIS: “Brazzers House” was very unexpected for me! It’s not something I can say I ever imagined myself doing. It was described to me as a reality TV show for porn and when I watched some of the previous season’s episodes to get a better idea of what it was, I was very much like, “Yeah, I don’t know if I’m dramatic enough for this.” It was a difficult decision for me to make. I wanted to do it for the exposure, but also to get to see and build a better relationship with so many of the other talent that I want to work with in the future.

It seemed like the perfect opportunity to put myself out there, be social and fuck everyone I’ve been wanting to fuck. I just didn’t want to do that at the risk of branding or portraying myself as something that I am not. I decided to do it and went into it with my head on straight. Every interview and every competition, I enjoyed to the fullest, but everyone knew I wasn’t fighting for a contract. I thought, "If I win, it would be awesome. But if I don't, no big deal." I had amazing sex, built friendships and had experiences that I’m really thankful for.

XBIZ: What’s your approach to staying on top of social media marketing, given your sizable follower base?

MORRIS: My approach is very much to take it day by day. Some days I’m impeccable at staying on top of social media and streaming. Other times, my business responsibilities and personal life require my attention more. Like anyone else, I’m human. I do try to balance it all by maintaining a list and schedule of when I need to post what, and having the capability on most platforms to schedule things in advance is a life-saver, but like everyone else, my plans are never perfect.

My partners help me a lot with that. We have built a team where we cover every aspect of our business together so that I don’t need to rely on companies or agencies for help. Days when I’m running behind or have too much on my plate, they step up and are there for me.

XBIZ: When you’re not working, what do you do for fun?

MORRIS: I love to swim, travel, hike, etc. I have to say, though, I spend 90% of my free time playing video games or playing with my dogs! I have eight pets: six dogs and two bearded dragons, and I want more! I’d have a farm if I had the time for it. I’ve always been obsessed with animals. They have my heart. And when I’m not snuggling my puppies, I’m blasting heads off in Call of Duty or Fortnite, killing Clickers in The Last of Us or just shutting off my brain and relaxing with Borderlands.

I also love comic conventions! I’ve been going as a fan since I was 18. The experience of having the freedom to be a nerd with other nerds, the intricate cosplays and the well-thought-out environments… every type of nerd is accepted and welcomed. Having now built my own following, I love to go there to meet my fans and give them that experience that I loved having for so many years as a fan myself, to become their favorite characters and give them photos, prints and experiences they’ll always remember.

XBIZ: Any big goals for the coming year, professionally or personally?

MORRIS: I want to see how much I can grow and expand in every way. There’s not one particular thing I can pinpoint and tell you, “Yes, I’m going to achieve this!” I want to achieve it all. I just want to be the best version of myself and I won’t stop pushing and growing.

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