Bryan Kocis

Pornographic Film Director
Born May 28, 1962

Bryan Charles Kocis, also known as Bryan Phillips, was the founder of and director for the gay pornographic film studio Cobra Video.

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1962 Birth Born on May 28, 1962.


1980 18 Years Old Bryan Charles Kocis was raised in Larksville, Pennsylvania, the first son of Michael and Joyce Kocis. His childhood was mostly happy and he was especially close to his sister, Melody. He attended Wyoming Valley West High School winning several scholarships, graduating with honors in 1980. … Read More


2001 39 Years Old 1 More Event
After he left the medical photography business, he tried several business ventures, all of which failed. In 2001, he was involved in a cellular phone venture.


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Kocis created two legal entities with the name "Cobra Video LLC": one in Pennsylvania in 2002, the other in Delaware in 2005. … Read More
2004 42 Years Old 1 More Event
Beginning in early 2004, Kocis cast Sean Lockhart, in Cobra's Every Poolboy's Dream under the stage name "Brent Corrigan".
2005 43 Years Old On September 13, 2005, Corrigan's attorney announced that Corrigan was underaged when he filmed scenes for Cobra Video, and had used a fake ID to participate in those scenes. Cobra denied that it was ever aware of such allegations and publicly stated that it had copies of Corrigan's identity documents claiming a birth year of 1985. … Read More
Kocis was found dead on January 24, 2007 at the age of 44, after a fire at his Dallas Township, Pennsylvania home. … Read More
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