Billy Porter arrives at the Fashion Awards 2021 at the Royal Albert Hall in London, on November 29. Photo: EPA-EFE
Billy Porter arrives at the Fashion Awards 2021 at the Royal Albert Hall in London, on November 29. Photo: EPA-EFE

LGBT icon Billy Porter on the importance of art during Covid-19: the American Horror Story actor reflects after presenting The Fashion Awards in London – exclusive interview

  • The award-winning thespian – who won a Tony for musical Kinky Boots and an Emmy for Pose – quoted Toni Morrison on the importance of art during times of crises
  • Porter’s interest in fashion began at a young age when he’d get new suits for Easter and Christmas, and is closely tied to his identity as a black man

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Billy Porter arrives at the Fashion Awards 2021 at the Royal Albert Hall in London, on November 29. Photo: EPA-EFE
Billy Porter arrives at the Fashion Awards 2021 at the Royal Albert Hall in London, on November 29. Photo: EPA-EFE
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