Billy Porter’s First TV Interview After Revealing 2007 HIV Diagnosis
The first openly gay man to win the Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, Billy Porter, is bravely sharing his truth. During an exclusive sit-down with Tamron Hall, the Tony and Grammy Award-winning actor pulls back the curtain on his 14-year HIV battle and the shocking 2007 diagnosis. He also gets candid about the parallels to his “Pose” character, Pray Tell, and how the role inspired him to come forward with his secret. Plus, he details finally telling his mom after more than a decade, and more during the conversation.