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Billy Porter Reveals That He’s Been Living with HIV for 14 Years

05/19/21

Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award-winning entertainer Billy Porter reveals that he is living with HIV in an exclusive sit-down with Tamron Hall. Billy unpacks his 14-year secret and gets raw about his life prior to being famous. The “Pose” star candidly details his diagnosis, finally telling his mom after more than a decade, and more during the conversation. Plus, he reveals that the parallels to his “Pose” character, Pray Tell, inspired him to come forward with the secret.

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Watch an extended clip from the interview BELOW:

 

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