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Before embarking on a career as a mainstream pop vocalist, Billy Porter built a substantial reputation as a theatrical singer in Broadway productions such as Grease and Smokey Joe's Cafe. He made his initial impact by placing 'Love Is On The Way' on the soundtrack to the film First Wives' Club, in 1996. His debut album, Untitled, was firmly ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 8 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

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Pose Pray Tell
(2018-2021)
(1996)
Anastasia Ensemble and Character Vocals
(1997)

Filmography

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  Little Shop of Horrors (pre-production)
Audrey II (voice)
 2021 Cinderella (post-production)
Fairy Godmother
 2018-2021 Pose (TV Series)
Pray Tell
- On The Run (2021) ... Pray Tell
- In My Heels (2019) ... Pray Tell
- Revelations (2019) ... Pray Tell
- Blow (2019) ... Pray Tell
- Love's in Need of Love Today (2019) ... Pray Tell
 2020 Equal (TV Series documentary)
Narrator
- Black is Beautiful, Gay is Good! (2020) ... Narrator
- Transgender Pioneers (2020) ... Narrator
- The Birth of a Movement (2020) ... Narrator
 2020 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Keith
- The Who of You (2020) ... Keith
 2020 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Desmond
- Highway to Well (2020) ... Desmond (voice)
 2020 Like a Boss
Barrett
 2019 Taylor Swift: You Need to Calm Down (Video short)
Billy Porter
 2018 American Horror Story (TV Series)
Behold Chablis
- Fire and Reign (2018) ... Behold Chablis
- Traitor (2018) ... Behold Chablis
- Return to Murder House (2018) ... Behold Chablis
- Boy Wonder (2018) ... Behold Chablis
- Could It Be... Satan? (2018) ... Behold Chablis
 2016 The Get Down (TV Series)
DJ Malibu
 2014 The Humbling
Prince
 2013 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Jackie Walker
- Dissonant Voices (2013) ... Jackie Walker
 2012 The Big C (TV Series)
Eric
- Thin Ice (2012) ... Eric
 2004 Law & Order (TV Series)
Greg Ellison
- Cry Wolf (2004) ... Greg Ellison
 2004 Noel
Randy
 2000 Intern
Sebastian Niederfarb
 1999 Shake, Rattle and Roll: An American Love Story (TV Movie)
Little Richard
 1997 Anastasia
Ensemble and Character Vocals (voice)
 1996 Twisted
Shiniqua / Angel's friend
 1964 Another World (TV Series)
Billy Rush (1998)
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(September 1 to 20, 1998) He played Belize, Mr. Lies and Man in Tony Kushner's play, "Angels in America, Part One: Millennium Approaches," at the Actors Theatre of Louisville (Mainstage) in Louisville, Kentucky with Adale O'Brien (Rabbi Chemelwitz/Henry/Hannah Pitt/Ethel Rosenberg); William McNulty (Roy Cohn/Prior 2); Jon Brent... See more »

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1 Interview | 10 Articles | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Personal Quote:

I'm done with teaching moments for people who don't want to learn nothing. I'm done!

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Friends with Rosie O'Donnell. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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