Embracing Love (春を抱いていた, Haru o Daiteita) is a yaoi manga by Youka Nitta. In addition to the manga, a drama CD and OVA have been released.
Life reflects art for Iwaki and Katou, two adult film stars who are considering retirement from their sordid careers. However, when they're invited to audition for a new erotic film, they realize that this may be their last chance to achieve mainstream success. Unfortunately, things sour quickly when the director asks them to make love to each other and determine who will get the lead role. What follows next is romance, and passionate sex that will alter their careers.