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Billy Porter (I)


Before embarking on a career as a mainstream pop vocalist, Billy Porter built a substantial reputation as a theatrical singer in Broadway productions such as Grease and Smokey Joe's Cafe. He made his initial impact by placing 'Love Is On The Way' on the soundtrack to the film First Wives' Club, in 1996. His debut album, Untitled, was firmly ... See full bio »

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 2014 The Humbling
Prince
 2013 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Jackie Walker
- Dissonant Voices (2013) ... Jackie Walker
 2012 The Big C (TV Series)
Eric
- Thin Ice (2012) ... Eric
 2004 Law & Order (TV Series)
Greg Ellison
- Cry Wolf (2004) ... Greg Ellison
 2004 Noel
Randy
 2000 Intern
Sebastian Niederfarb
 1997 Anastasia
Ensemble and Character Vocals (voice)
 1996 Twisted
Shiniqua, Angel's friend
 1964 Another World (TV Series)
Billy Rush (1998)
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: Plays Ed in "Going Native" play by Steven Drukman (Long Wharf Theater Stage II, New Haven, Connecticut, USA). See more »

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1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »
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Graduated from the Musical Theatre Program at Carnegie Mellon University's School Of Drama. See more »

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Virgo

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