Billy Porter Height, Age, Husband, Biography, Family, Net worth & More

Billy Porter

Billy Porter (born September 21, 1969) is an American Performer, Actor and Pop Singer from Pittsburgh, USA. He is famous for performing in the Broadway. Soon, he also starts his solo singing career. The best albums from his side are self-titled Album and “back on Broadway”.

Billy Porter in the Oscar Awards 2019

Some of his recorded singles like “Show Me”/”What Iz Time”, “Destiny” and “Where is Love”.  Presently, Porter is appearing on the TV show “Pose”. Recently, the Oscar Awards 2019 has started. It is a big time for celebrities. Additionally, the stars do not experiment with their looks.

They prefer the classic dressing style with pink and black. On the other hand, Billy lands on the red carpet with something unique. He is following Ranveer Singh (Bollywood Actor). Now, Billy wears a tuxedo gown designs by Christian Siriano. It is a black-colored outfit with a black bow tie and ruffled sleeves.

On the other hand, Porter looks confident while carrying the dress. Meanwhile, Hollywood is also following “The Gully Boy” dressing style. As a result, Billy’s style is perfect to show the gender neutrality on the red carpet. His partner Adam also attends the event.


Early Life, Parents & Profile

Billy Porter Biography

The Stage Performer was born 21st of September 1969 in Pittsburgh (Pennsylvania, USA). Currently, Billy Porter’s age is around 49 years in 2019. He is the son of his parents William E. Porter (father) and Clorinda Jean Johnson Ford (mother).

In fact, his sweet sister’s name is Mary Martha Ford. Billy did his BFA from the Carnegie Mellon University College of Fine Arts.

Soon, he enrolls in the UCLA for the professional program in Screenwriting. He also joined an entertainment group i.e. “Flash”.


Personal Affairs, Boyfriend & Spouse

Billy Porter Spouse Adam Smith
Billy Porter Spouse Adam Smith.

Billy did not discuss his sexuality in open. But, he is a transgender male. In fact, Porter’s passionate life partner is Adam Smith.

His wedding organized on January 14, 2017. Additionally, Smith owns a company named “Native Ken”. However, his first marriage ends with a heartbreaking divorce.


Trivia & Quick Info

Billy Porter Age, Height & Weight

Full Real Birth NameBilly Porter.
Nick nameBilly.
ProfessionPerformer, Actor and Pop Singer.
Famous ForAppearing on the Oscar wearing a gown.
Age (As of 2019) 49 years old
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdaySeptember 21, 1969.
Birthplace/HometownPittsburgh (Pennsylvania, USA).
Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)Virgo.
EthnicityMultiracial Descent.
Current ResidenceLos Angeles, USA.
Awards1. Tony Awards Best Actor Title in “Kinky Boots” (2013).
2. Grammy Award for Best Musical Album “Kinky Boots” (2014).
Hollywood Films1. Twisted (1996).
2. Intern (2000).
3. Noel (2004).
4. The Humbling (2014).
TV Shows1. Another World (1998).
2. Law & Order (2004).
3. The Big C (2012).
4. Christmas at Rockefeller Plaza (2014).
5. Pose (2018).
Music Albums1. Billy Porter (1997).
2. At the Corner of Broadway + Soul (2005).
3. Billy’s Back on Broadway (2014).
4. Billy Porter Presents the Soul of Richard Rodgers (2017).
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5′ 9″.
Centimeters: 178 cm.
Meters: 1.78 m.
WeightKilograms: 70 Kg.
Pounds: 154 lbs.
Biceps Size13.5 inches.
Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)40-30-32.
Shoe Size (UK)10.
Tattoos details?NA.
Eye ColorBrown.
Hair ColorDark Brown.
Parents Father: William E. Porter.
Mother: Clorinda Jean Johnson Ford.
SiblingsBrother: None.
Sister: Mary Martha Ford.
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried Since 2017.
Dating History?NA.
GirlfriendNot Known.
PartnerAdam Smith.
Highest Qualification1. BFA from the Carnegie Mellon University College of Fine Arts.
2. Screenwriting Course from the UCLA.
SchoolHigh School in Pittsburg.
Alma Mater1. Carnegie Mellon University College of Fine Arts.
2. UCLA.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Bruce Lee.
Actress: Gemma Atkinson.
Dream Holiday DestinationLondon & New York.
Favorite ColorBlack, Blue & Brown.
Love to doPlaying Golf & Watching TV shows.
Favorite DishesJapanese Food.
Net worth (Approx.)$4 Million US dollars (As of 2019).
Earnings per month$400,000-500,000 USD.
Contact Details
Office AddressNA.
Home DetailsNot Known
Mobile or Phone NumberWill Update.
Email AddressNA.
Official Website


Some Lesser Known Facts about Billy Porter

Billy Porter Net worth

  • Billy appears in the best Hollywood films.
  • Furthermore, has acted in the “Noel”, “The First Wives Club” and “The Humbling”.
  • Now, “Limiting Partners” is his upcoming film.
  • He marks his presence on TV with shows like “The Big C”, “Law & Order” and “Another World”.
  • In fact, Adam’s spouse gets fame for “Lola” role in “Kinky Boots” (2013).
  • He even wins the Best Actor in the Tony Awards 2013 for the Broadway.
  • Physique Details: Billy Porter height stands at 5 feet 9 inches (178 in cm tall) and his body weight is 70 Kilograms (154 in lbs).
  • Moreover, Porter welcomes in the “American Horror Story” series for a cameo.

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  • Kinky Boots also gets the Grammy for the Best Musical Album (2014).
  • His theater plays are such as “Dreamgirls”, “Grease”, “Chef’s Theater” and “Birdie Blue”.
  • Presently, his calculated Net worth is around $4 Million US Dollars.
  • Meanwhile, he works for the Ali Forney Center for the LGBT.
  • The 49-year-old makes a tribute album i.e. “It’s Only Life: The Songs of John Bucchino”.


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