Billy Porter appeared on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” Thursday, where he discussed his recently revealed HIV positive status.
The 51-year-old actor opened up about the "shame" he felt after his 2007 diagnosis.
Following his stint overseeing the New Orleans portion of the broadcast last year, “Post” star Billy Porter will be joining Ryan Seacrest and Lucy Hale in New York City for a very COVID-era installment of “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve.”“Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve With Ryan Seacrest 2021,” which will be closed to the public amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, will begin Dec. 31 at 8:00 p.m. ET and last until 2:00 a.m. on Jan. 1 on ABC.Seacrest will the traditional countdown from NYC, with Ciara returning to host the proceedings in Los Angeles. Meanwhile, country artist Jessie James Decker will return for his second year as Powerball correspondent, providing live updates throughout the evening and checking in with five randomly selected finalists across the country, before he reveals the first Powerball winner of the year just after midnight on Jan. 1, 2021.Also Read: 9 Christmas Horror Movies That Scared Up Box Office, From 'Gremlins' to 'Black Christmas' (Photos)“2020 has been a trying year for the world and I’m thrilled to have Billy and Lucy join me in ushering in a new year with fresh beginnings,” Seacrest said in a statement. “We look forward to making sure it’s a night for everyone to remember.”Additional details about hosts, as well as performers in Time Square and other locations will be announced in the coming weeks.Read original story ‘Pose’ Star Billy Porter Joins Ryan Seacrest and Lucy Hale for ‘Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve’ 2021 At TheWrap
Lin-Manuel Miranda and Daniel Dae Kim are among the actors featured in the 60-second video.
Oliver accused Trump of pushing conspiracy theories since the beginning of the coronavirus and enlisted Alex Trebek, among others, to urge people not to believe them.
"We live inside of a cancel culture, and nobody wants to get Dixie-Chicked. ... I totally get it. That's what your bread-and-butter is. That's not the kind of artist I am, though."
Henry Winkler, Idina Menzel, Andy Cohen, Josh Groban and Billy Eichner are among those who will taking part in a streaming 'Saturday Night Seder' event.
Porter is set to star alongside Camila Cabello and Idina Menzel in the live-action update.
Yahoo Lifestyle caught up with the star to chat about fashion, pushing boundaries and teaching the children.
The "Pose" star rocked a gold feathered top paired with a printed balloon skirt and "stripper shoe"-style platforms.
The "Pose" star's upcoming appearance on the children's show has riled up critics.
The Twilight Zone casts Billy Porter, Chris Meloni, Morena Baccarin and more for season 2
CBS All Access announced the first batch of cast members for the second season of Jordan Peele’s “Twilight Zone” reboot, led by Billy Porter, Joel McHale and Tony Hale.Additional cast for the second season includes Morena Baccarin, Colman Domingo, Ethan Embry, Jenna Elfman, Tavi Gevinson, Abbie Hern, Gillian Jacobs, Sophia Macy, Chris Meloni, Jimmi Simpson and Daniel Sunjata. Peele, who narrates the series, will also write the episode, “Downtime,” which features Baccarin, Domingo and Hale.No character details were given.Also Read: 'Silence of the Lambs' Sequel 'Clarice' Gets Series Commitment at CBSThe announcement was made by Julie McNamara, executive vice president, original content for CBS All Access, during the Television Critics Association press tour on Sunday. The second season will premiere sometime in 2020.“The Twilight Zone” is produced by CBS Television Studios in association with Peele’s Monkeypaw Productions and Simon Kinberg’s Genre Films. Peele and Kinberg serve as executive producers along with Win Rosenfeld, Audrey Chon, Carol Serling, Rick Berg and Greg Yaitanes.Rod Serling created the original series, which ran for 80 episodes from 1959 to 1964, and used socially-conscious storytelling to explore the human condition and culture of the times. There have been two prior revivals of the classic series. The first reboot aired for 110 episodes on CBS starting in 1985, and a second version, with Forest Whitaker as narrator, ran for 43 episodes on UPN in the early 2000s.Here’s the episode list from CBS All Access, in no particular order:Episode: “The Who of You”Starring Daniel Sunjata, Ethan Embry, and Billy Porter Written by Win RosenfeldEpisode: “A Human Face”Starring Jenna Elfman, Chris Meloni, and Tavi Gevinson Written by Alex RubensEpisode: “8”Starring Joel McHale Written by Glen MorganEpisode: “Among The Untrodden”Starring Abbie Hern and Sophia Macy Written by Heather Anne CampbellEpisode: “Meet in the Middle”Starring Jimmi Simpson and Gillian Jacobs Written by Emily C. Chang and Sara AminiRead original story Billy Porter, Joel McHale and Tony Hale Among 14 Cast in ‘Twilight Zone’ Season 2 At TheWrap
Angela Bassett, Billy Porter, Lizzo, Regina King and Tyler Perry are nominated for entertainer of the year at the 2020 NAACP Image Awards. Lizzo earned six nominations total — including album, female artist and music video/visual album. King and Bassett also picked up noms for actress in a drama series for their roles on HBO's […]
The star-studded sketch, which included Emmy-winning actor Billy Porter, satirized the LGBTQ town hall hosted by CNN earlier this week.
Newly-minted Emmy winner Billy Porter can soon add another accomplishment to his resume: television director. Porter is set to direct an episode of FX's "Pose" during its third season, Variety has learned. No word yet on which episode Porter will be helming or when the episode will head into production. Porter broke the news this week […]
Porter won for playing ballroom emcee Pray Tell in FX's landmark series, "Pose."
Just a few streets away from a protest in front of the Equinox in West Hollywood on Friday night, “Pose” star Billy Porter weighed in on the controversy. “Leave,” he told Variety in response to the uproar that came after Equinox and SoulCycle owner Stephen Ross hosted a fundraiser for President Trump at his Hamptons […]
A visit to the set of the emotional FX drama, and a hint of what Season 2 will bring.
Glenn Close has explained just what she was thinking when she encountered "Pose" star Billy Porter on the Oscars red carpet.
Billy Porter and Rachel Brosnahan sat down for a chat for Variety’s Actors on Actors. For more, click here. Billy Porter and Rachel Brosnahan have both brought outsider characters to the center of the Emmy conversation. On FX’s “Pose,” Porter plays Pray Tell, a gay man with AIDS who acts as a mentor to a […]