This actor is known for his role in Pose as the MC and “elder” named Pray Tell. However, Billy Porter is also a Broadway star who put on a mini-performance during the 2019 Tony Awards ceremony.
Outside of this drama series, Porter earned a Tony Award for his role in the Broadway musical Kinky Boots. He attended the 2019 Emmy Awards, showcasing his karaoke skills during one commercial break.
Billy Porter portrays Pray Tell on the FX drama series, ‘Pose’
For several seasons of FX’s drama series, Porter portrayed the MC and House of Evangelista member: Pray Tell. This character, diagnosed with HIV, brought positivity wherever he went (unless he was talking to Candy).
Billy Porter performed some Broadway karaoke during the 2019 Tony Awards
During a segment on The Late Late Show with James Corden, the host explained that some cameras weren’t even rolling. As a result, they used some phone footage to capture the performance accurately.