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Date Of Birth:
September 21, 1969 (51)
Birth Place:
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Bio:
Billy Porter (Director) is a Tony and Grammy Award-winning, and Golden Globe-nominated, actor, singer, director, composer, and playwright from Pittsburgh, PA. His electric portrayal of Pray Tell in FX's breakthrough series "Pose," earned him a Golden Globe nomination and a Critics' Choice Award ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: September 21, 1969 (51)

Birth Place: Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Bio:
Billy Porter (Director) is a Tony and Grammy Award-winning, and Golden Globe-nominated, actor, singer, director, composer, and playwright from Pittsburgh, PA. His electric portrayal of Pray Tell in FX's breakthrough series "Pose," earned him a Golden Globe nomination and a Critics' Choice Award ... (read complete bio)
BWW Prompts: Share A Favorite Viral Theater Video! Photo BWW Prompts: Share A Favorite Viral Theater Video!
by BWW Prompts - Aug 7, 2020

Today we asked our readers to share their favorite viral theater videos!

VIDEO: Billy Porter Speaks the Words of Toni Morrison for INTO ACTION - 'There is No  Photo VIDEO: Billy Porter Speaks the Words of Toni Morrison for INTO ACTION - 'There is No Time for Despair, No Place for Self-Pity'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2020

Watch Billy Porter speak the words of Toni Morrison for INTO ACTION.

BD Wong's Stream of SONGS FROM AN UNMADE BED to Feature Billy Porter, Keala Settle, J Photo BD Wong's Stream of SONGS FROM AN UNMADE BED to Feature Billy Porter, Keala Settle, John Lithgow and More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2020

A slate of starry special guests has been added to Tony Award winner BD Wong and videographer Richert Schnorr's imaginative, video-driven interpretation of the theatrical song cycle Songs from an Unmade Bed. The collection of immersive music videos will stream at 8 pm Eastern on Monday, August 10, 2020, as a benefit for BC/EFA.

Listings for NBC's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS, August 5 ��" August 12 Photo Listings for NBC's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS, August 5 ��" August 12
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2020

LISTINGS FOR NBC'S 'LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS' August 5 – August 12

Rodrick Covington's Core Rhythm Fitness is Hosting a Virtual Fundraiser to Benefit th Photo Rodrick Covington's Core Rhythm Fitness is Hosting a Virtual Fundraiser to Benefit the Black Lives Matter Movement
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2020

Rodrick Covington, whose most recent Broadway credit was Papa Ge in the Tony Award Winning Revival of Once On This Island, will be hosting, with his company Core Rhythm Fitness, a powerful Virtual Fitness Fundraising event to benefit the Black Lives Matter Movement.

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Performs 'Bridge Over Troubled Water' as Tribute to John Lewis Photo VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Performs 'Bridge Over Troubled Water' as Tribute to John Lewis
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2020

 Jennifer Hudson was one of the stars who took part in CBSa??s John Lewis: Celebrating a Hero TV special, which aired on Tuesday at 10 p.m. ET.

VIDEO: Watch Lydia R. Diamond's STICK FLY on STARS IN THE HOUSE Photo VIDEO: Watch Lydia R. Diamond's STICK FLY on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2020

Stars in the House continues today (2pm) with Plays In The House. Today, enjoy STICK FLY, by Lydia R. Diamond. Starring Jelani Alladin, Caroline Innerbichler, Keith Randolph Smith, Tiffany Rachelle Stewart, Daniel J. Watts and Renika Williams.  DIRECTOR: Dell Howlett.  ASSISTANT DIRECTOR & STAGE MANAGER: Kayla Coleman.  Live music by Crystal Monee Hall.  Hosted by Antoine Smith.

Billy Porter, Jennifer Hudson, and More Join Tribute to Rep. John Lewis on CBS Photo Billy Porter, Jennifer Hudson, and More Join Tribute to Rep. John Lewis on CBS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020

Tony winner Billy Porter, Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson, Oscar winner John Legend and more will appear on a CBS special honoring the life and legacy of the late Rep. John Lewis.

The Cast Of 'LA Law' Will Reunite On STARS IN THE HOUSE Photo The Cast Of 'LA Law' Will Reunite On STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced today that the cast of a?oeLA Lawa?? will join them on a?oeStars in the Housea?? LIVE Tuesday, August 4th at 8 PM ET on the Stars In The House YouTube channel and on starsinthehouse.com.

Audra McDonald, Misty Copeland, Ben Stiller and More Join Forces to 'Save the Arts' o Photo Audra McDonald, Misty Copeland, Ben Stiller and More Join Forces to 'Save the Arts' on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, in partnership with Americans for the Arts and Theatre Communications Group, will bring together more of the stage and screen's brightest stars in an effort to help 'Save The Arts,' LIVE on 'Stars in the House' on Saturday, August 1st at 8 PM ET on the Stars In The House YouTube channel

Nathan Lane, Beth Leavel, Judith Light, Christopher Sieber, and More Join the Lineup  Photo Nathan Lane, Beth Leavel, Judith Light, Christopher Sieber, and More Join the Lineup For BROADWAY BARES: ZOOM IN
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020

A lineup of guests have been announced for the first-ever stream of Broadway Bares this Saturday, August 1, 2020.

BWW Prompts: Who Should Host A Future Tony Awards and Why? Photo BWW Prompts: Who Should Host A Future Tony Awards and Why?
by BWW Prompts - Jul 30, 2020

Today we asked our readers which star they would like to see host a future Tony Awards?

THE INHERITANCE Wins Outstanding Broadway Production at 2020 GLAAD Media Awards Photo THE INHERITANCE Wins Outstanding Broadway Production at 2020 GLAAD Media Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2020

Matthew Lopez's The Inheritance has won the Outstanding Broadway Production award at the 31st annual GLAAD Media Awards. GLAAD announced the news via twitter.

Broadway Catch Up: July 30 - Billy Porter, Laura Osnes, Phillipa Soo, and More! Photo Broadway Catch Up: July 30 - Billy Porter, Laura Osnes, Phillipa Soo, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 30, 2020

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out yesterday's highlights from some of your favorites, including Billy Porter, Laura Osnes, Phillipa Soo, and more!

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by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2020

VIDEO: Billy Porter Discusses the 'Be An Arts Hero' Initiative on MSNBC's MORNING JOE Photo VIDEO: Billy Porter Discusses the 'Be An Arts Hero' Initiative on MSNBC's MORNING JOE
by TV News Desk - Jul 29, 2020

On Wednesday, July 29, Billy Porter was a guest on MSNBC's Morning Joe to talk about the 'Be An Arts Hero' Initiative. The campaign would provide emergency relief for the arts industry.

VIDEO: Billy Porter Talks About His Emmy Nomination, Be An Arts Hero, and More on LAT Photo VIDEO: Billy Porter Talks About His Emmy Nomination, Be An Arts Hero, and More on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS
by Stage Tube - Jul 29, 2020

Billy Porter was a guest on last night's episode of Late Night with Seth Meyers, where he talked about his Emmy nomination, and more.

Wake Up With BWW 7/29: PHANTOM London and UK Tour to Close, and More Photo Wake Up With BWW 7/29: PHANTOM London and UK Tour to Close, and More
by Stephi Wild - Jul 29, 2020

Today's top stories: The Phantom of the Opera's London and UK touring productions will shut down, and more.

Listings for NBC's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS July 28 ��" August 4 Photo Listings for NBC's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS July 28 ��" August 4
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2020

LISTINGS FOR NBC'S 'LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS' July 28 – August 4

San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus Presents Annual Benefit CRESCENDO: VOICES RISING; Bill Photo San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus Presents Annual Benefit CRESCENDO: VOICES RISING; Billy Porter to be Honored
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2020

Today, San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus (SFGMC) announced that the Chorus's annual benefit, Crescendo, will take place virtually Monday, August 17 at 7 p.m. COVID-19 and social justice protests around the world have inspired SFGMC to usher in a new era of its signature Crescendo gala with Crescendo: Voices Rising.

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