Tag Archive | Billy Porter

‘Pose’ star Billy Porter announces he is HIV-positive

‘Pose’ star Billy Porter announces he is HIV-positive

Award-winning ‘Pose’ star, Billy Porter, announced he was HIV-positive on Wednesday, adding that he was healthy, and unashamed of having a disease that has long been stigmatised. Porter, who won an Emmy and a Golden Globe for portraying HIV-positive ballroom emcee, Pray Tell, in the hit TV show about New York’s LGBT+ drag ball culture, […]

Final season premiere of TV show ‘Pose’

Final season premiere of TV show ‘Pose’

(Reuters) – True to the colourful nature of the show, the cast and creators of the TV series, ‘Pose’, came out in style on Thursday, for the premiere of their final season, in one of New York’s first red carpet events since the start of the pandemic. There were mixed feelings about the return.

US: ‘Equal’ stars Samira Wiley, Billy Porter on LGBT history

US: ‘Equal’ stars Samira Wiley, Billy Porter on LGBT history

Emmy Award-winning actors, Samira Wiley and Billy Porter, may be among the most well-known LGBT+ stars in Hollywood, but when it comes to LGBT history, even they admit there’s a lot to learn. Wiley and Porter are featured in an upcoming documentary series, ‘Equal’, which mixes archival footage and dramatic reenactments to depict some of […]

Film Review & Trailer: Like A Boss

Film Review & Trailer: Like A Boss

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: Miguel Arteta – Starring: Tiffany Haddish, Rose Byrne, Jennifer Coolidge, Natasha Rothwell, Billy Porter, Salma Hayek It’s nice to see more female-led films coming out of Hollywood, and it’s definitely been a long time coming. This offering sees Haddish and Byrne play best friends, Mia and Mel, who run […]