For me, Dawson is the sexiest porn actor in recent years. 'They take steps to have the men checked out for STDs before a shoot and if a guy has anything they are encouraged to not perform. by Anonymous reply 92 September terasure, 2016 5:19 PM. One of the first was Chaosmen. I don't make a point to ask what the other performers' HIV status is but TIM does and informs someone if they want to know if they are going to do a scene with them so they can make an informed decision. I truly think this is.